World famous Inca trail to Machu Picchu, South America's best hiking experience

Machu Picchu was connected with the Inca city of Cusco and the rest of the Inca Empire by trails of excellent design in strict and perfect harmony with the natural Andean environment. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is surrounded by breathtaking scenery, crossing the Andes mountain range and sections of the Peruvian jungle and rainforest. Our amazing Inca Trail adventure passes several well-preserved Inca ruins and settlements before ending at the "Gate of the Sun" on Machu Picchu Mountain.

If you have decided to hike the inca trail to Machu Picchu, please keep in mind that the daily number of people accessing the trail is restricted and a government-issued inca trail trekking permit is required. Please check availability of permits before booking the Inca Trail hiking tour.

  • 4 Days Inca Trail

    Our Top Seller Hike will take you to Machu Picchu along one of the most beautiful paths on the planet. Our expert guides and support stuff will make sure you enjoy your trip to the fullest. Join us for The Inca Trail...

In order to control access to the Machu Picchu Sanctuary Area, inca trail regulations need to be followed by all people hiking to the location; all permits are non-transferable and change of dates are not accepted by the government office in charge. The inka trail is closed throughout February for conservation projects.

Peru is a country of friendly people, beautiful scenery, and a great variety of cultural traditions. Hiking the Inca Trail creates lasting memories and instills a great sense of accomplishment once it is completed. This blend of outdoor adventure and historical exploration is a great way to experience Machu Picchu!

The Inca Trail is the best-known and most popular hike on the South American continent, complemented only by the iconic Inca site of Machu Picchu. Together they have become one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

Our fully supported 4-day trek along the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a small group adventure where you will be sharing your experiences with a variety of like-minded travelers from all over the world. This is perfect for individuals, couples or small groups of friends. We invite you to come and enjoy this truly unique and memorable experience. Spaces are limited each day, please review Inca Trail booking information before making the reservation.

Machu Picchu Full Day

“Machu Picchu Day Tour” Tour Highlights Machu Picchu Tour Tour starts and ends in Cusco Departs any day Train tickets included Lunch at Machu Picchu pueblo

Inca Trail 4 days Trek

The stunning combination of Inca ruins, magnificent mountains, exotic vegetation and extraordinary ecological variety makes the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu the most immpressive trekking route in the world. *
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Inca Trail Andean Adventure

This 15 Days Adventure takes you to remote places of interest in Peru, such us the amazing Colca Canyon and the enigmatic Nazca Lines. Finish your adventure on top of Machu Picchu after following the Inca Trail. *
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Machu Picchu Travel

10 Days – A special package including assistance at your arrival in Lima, all accommodation and transportation required…and of course our world famous Inca Trail hike to Machu Picchu. *
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Inca Trail Express Tour

5 Days – Unforgetable journey to the lost city of the Incas; you will be hiking the Inca Trail towards the ruins of Wiñay Wayna and exploring one of the seven wonders of the world, Machu Picchu.*
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Salkantay Trek

The scenery changes daily during the Salkantay Trek. Hike through cloud forests, small villages and grasslands, from a flattish valley floor to almost bare mountain peaks to your last destination, Machu Picchu.
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Inca Trail 2 Days

The Inca city of Machu Picchu, spectacularly poised on a rock among vertiginous green peaks, was not rediscovered until 1911 by American historian and explorer Hiram Bingham. *
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* Inca Trail Permit Required


If planning on booking a Machu Picchu tour and need assistance, please call us toll free and one of our expert advisors will get in touch as soon as possible. You can always secure a trekking permit for the 4 days trek here.
Salkantay Trek Alternative

The Peruvian government organization known as the INC (National Institute of Culture Cusco) is the entity that regulates maintenance, prices and availability of Inca trail permits and in conjunction with INRENA (National Institute of Natural Resources), authorizes companies to operate along the Inca roads to Machu Picchu.

Inca Trail Reservations is authorized to operate along the Incan Roads, authorization code for 2017 - 2018: CI0088.

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+ Inca Trail Reviews

  • 1st mountain trek

    Machu Picchu travel June 15 2015-3

    I was very excited for this trip and had high expectations. I was not disappointed. The trek was both challenging and adventurous, and at every turn the view was absolutely breathtaking. I also enjoyed the tidbits of history and culture … Continue reading

  • Sexy lamas

    Machu Picchu vacation August 20 2017-2

    It was the grestest adventure ever . The Salkantay trek was absolutely amazing and our tour guide Cesar, made the experience unforgetable. It was a great way to disconnect from the stress and technology live daily in a big city … Continue reading

  • Great guide! Breathtaking views! Delicious food! Excellente chicos!

    Machu Picchu trip October 21 2015-2

    The day our tour was supposed to start there were some strikes planned in cusco and around Peru! Victor and his crew were great to accommodate us and had us leave a day earlier. We stayed at a make shift … Continue reading

  • Historic Inka, food and fun

    Machu Picchu travel October 19 2017

    The tour was fantastic. Our guide, Ceasar, was incredibly knowledgable about all aspects of the Inkas. The porters always had everything ready from our long hikes through the beautiful bending trail and the food was a gastronomic feast! I want … Continue reading

  • Brits adventure!

    Peru travel May 04 2016

    This was on the bucket list! Lesley and I have wanted to do this since our 40th birthday, eleven years later here we are!. From landing in Lima we haven\’t stopped. At the briefing before we arrived to find a … Continue reading

  • Machu Picchu adventure

    Machu Picchu trip April 16 2017-1

    I had an excellent time on the Inca Trail with Pedro and his porters!. They were very attentive and were helpful in more ways than one. I would recommend the trip to anyone who likes adventure. The views from the … Continue reading

  • The trek that never ends!

    Peru travel December 16 2015

    Crazy adventure that is so worth it. Great Guides, support, food and more. Beautiful scenery and physically challenging, but to do 45km in four days is some thing to be proud of. Everyone should do this in their life! Make … Continue reading

  • “Ladies of the night”

    Machu Picchu trip April 03 2016-2

    I have had a great trip! These last four days have been both tuff and amazing at the same time and I am so happy I did it! I have learned so much about inca, peru and all of it\’s … Continue reading

  • A experience an unforgettable

    Peru trip November 20 2015

    We had amazing time on the Salkantay trek to Machupicchu !!! . I am beyond and so appreciative of the staff and the Guide Carlos for everything they have done to make this experience an unforgettable one , he is … Continue reading

  • Superhikers on Tour

    Machu Picchu travel November 10 2016

    I did the Salkantay Trail, 5 days, 4 nights and I have to say that it was a wonderful experience. Together with 6 other people we had a great time. Our guide Yang is a very nice, funny and knowledgable … Continue reading