Machu Picchu vacation June 27 2016-2


What an amazing and trying experience. This was a real test of my character in the best way possible.
I feel ridiculously strong and accomplished. Juan was an excellent and caring guide. The only change I would suggest is providing Trekkers with a more detailed itinerary Including the makeup of the trail and details on the ups and downs ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 26 2016-4

Cold feet but good jokes and incredible food!

Two words: ABSOLUTELY BREATHTAKING (and I mean it in every sense of the word!) It was my first time in many things: I had never slept in a tent before, never hiked for so many days (or hiked at night for that matter) nor had seen such beautiful ruins.
It really was an incredible experience, not only ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 26 2016-1


The four day inca trail trek was far more than we expected. Spectacular scenery and interesting anecdotes about the peruvian and inca history and culture.
Although the trek involved sweaty, stinky feet and interesting toilet facilities it was all worth while. The food made by the kitchen staff was delicious, and our guides Paul and Marco were ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel June 26 2016

Mystical Journey

Ever since I read about Machu Picchu as a kid, I wanted to experience the city for myself. I heard that the Inca trail was a mystical pilgrimage and the best way to experience the city. Inca Trail Reservations provided wonderful guides and porters that truly made the experience magical.
Don't misunderstand, the trail is difficult and ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 26 2016-2

Adventure Achieved!

When I agreed to this six months ago, I had no idea what i was getting into! Desperate for an adventure, I jumped at the chance to hike to Machu Picchu.
The Inca Trail was one of the most difficult things I've ever done, and probably one of the dumbest too! An old knee injury haunted me through the ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 22 2016-11

JC’s trip

It was a really good trip with great scenery. Juan was a very helpful guide who gave us a lot of help and guidance throughout the trek. The trek was very cold but at the sa,e time a good experience for me and I hope I can come back here someday. The food on the trek was very colorful mixed ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 22 2016-6

Lung bustin’ Salkantay

What an amazing journey to experience with my 14 year son. Wonderful group and fantastic guide who had the history and special stories along the way.
The cold and the altitude literally take your breath away, but nothing like the spectacular views. A very special experience that challenges you physically and mentally, but all in a group ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel June 22 2016-5

No mountain pass too high ….

The Salkanty Trek threw everything at us , freezing mornings in the high Andes, warm jungle traverses but above all the professionalism of the outfit and the guide Juan Carlos made for a wonderfully challenging yet rewarding trek.
The obvious understanding of he environment its people and knowledge of the fauna flora and Inca history made the trek ... Continue Reading

Peru travel June 25 2016-1

JC’s Trek

I am giving this trek 5 out of 5 stars. I have never had a better adventure than this one. My wife and I our a Personal Training Company in the U.S and I can honestly say from a physical stand point it was challenging on multiple levels.
Juan Carlo made this a memorable trip for me. His knowledge, ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 24 2016-2

Machu Picchu Man!

After careful research my girlfriend and I decided to go ahead with the Inca Trail Reservations, Salkantay Trek.
It was the right decision, Mabel in the office was able to make custom accommodations to fit our tight schedule. After our briefing with our guide Juan Carlo, I felt nervous but ready to take on the adventure. He ... Continue Reading

Peru travel June 24 2016-4

Mind over matter!

Truly an amazing experience. One of the most memorable times I've ever had the pleasure to be apart of. A must do at some point in time! If your are up for a physical challenge to test your endurance
this is the trek for you. Some words of advice: 1.give yourself more than a day to acclimate to ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 25 2016

Trek of a lifetime

Where to begin. 5 days with strangers. By the last day they all felt like family. We froze, sweat, cried and smiled together.
What brought us together was the love for the culture of Peru. Our guide Juan Carlos was very knowledgable and shared so much history along the way. Our chef Beltran impressed us more and ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 25 2016

Surviving dead woman’s pass

This adventure has been nothing short of amazing! As an inexperienced hiker in moderate shape, the trail was indeed strenuous but the guides, porters, and amazing cook have made it bearable.
I especially loved their accommodation for my vegetarian diet. The food is fantastic and loved having hot tea served as a wake up call. The historic details of ... Continue Reading

Peru travel June 25 2016

Amazing hike

The inca trail was simply amazing. There was a broad range of challenges from high mountains to jungle.
Our guide was good fun and informative. The food was good and everything went well. The first day we climbed mountains through amazing bush under the hot sun. With our energy levels depleted the crew put on an amazing 3 course ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 25 2016-2

Difficult but worth it

I'm not in the best of shape so I struggled with the steep ups and downs. Make sure you're prepared mentally and physically for the challenge.
However, once you are ready, the beauty of the Inca trail cannot be undersold. The mountain views with snow capped peaks and rivers below are truly breathtaking. The Inca ruin sites ... Continue Reading