Machu Picchu trip April 27 2016-3

Touching the sky

It's the first time I am doing hiking and honestly it was very tough for the hiking beginner, but the reward of the hiking trip end of the day was speechless of amazing landscape and beauty nature that it cannot be explain by a word.
Once in a life time I think everyone must to do ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation April 27 2016-3

Hiking and aching in Alkantay

It was my first hiking experience, and I really didn't know what to expect.
Now, at the end of it, I feel exhausted, my body is aching, but I feel very happy and satisfied. It was a great experience, I definitely was not one of the best hikers (maybe I was one of the worst of the group!!!), however ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation April 27 2016

Mucho please you.

Excellent adventure. Beautiful scenery great food, great guides & porters. I would highly recommend Inca Trail to anyone interested in a world class camping / trekking /adventure.
Porters were efficient, always had things set for us and provided great service. Simon, our cook went above & beyond on every meal but baking a birthday cake with no ... Continue Reading

Peru travel April 27 2016

Lamas and 1000 steps

It was a very amazing, excellent and well organized tour with two perfect tourguides and also to mention the amazing porters and amazing chef.
He made me a birthday cake in the middle of now where 😊🎂It was almost like a private tour, we were a group of seven. I never thought that I will ever be able to ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation April 27 2016-2

Mein erster grosser Wandertrack

Wir (3 Maedels) wollten zum Machu Pichu und wir wollten die Wanderung machen -obwohl ich echt kein Wanderer bin. Und jetzt -4 Tage spaeter- sind wir in Aquas Calientes angekommen und es war jeden Schritt und jede Stufe wert! Am besten war der 3.
Tag, superschoen und der Zeltplatz bei Nr 11 -statt 12 wie alle anderen- ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip April 27 2016

Really a dead Womans path

It was an amazing experience as I hoped for. Everything was perfectly organized and the food was amazing. Unfortunately I got a little altitude sickness at day 2, the hardest of course.
At This day we crossed the Dead Womans pass. That was how i felt, but everybody took good care of me and it got better when ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel April 27 2016-4

Peruvian Jackie Chan Juan Carlos was awesome

We had an amazing experience trekking the Salkantay on a 3 night 4 day tour with Inca Trail Reservations. Our guide, Juan Carlos, was an absolute gem! The support crew all were fantastic, and the food prepared at every stop on the way was so impressive - I honestly don't know how they managed to cook the amazing variety and ... Continue Reading

Peru travel April 27 2016-3

Wonderful tour, wonderful guide

When beginning this trek, I didn't know what to expect. However, I quickly discovered that this tour was a true gem.
Our guide, Juan Carlos, was knowledgable, encouraging, and a pleasure to be around. Our cooks made us delicious food for each meal - breakfast, lunch, tea time, and dinner. I was truly surprised and delighted at the complex ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel April 27 2016-1

Machu must do

This was such a truly worthwhile adventure. The entire experience from booking to briefing to cooking to climbing was an absolute pleasure (I'm lying about the climbing - it was hard but so worth it).
The entire team including maya from the office, Juan Carlos our guide (whom I have Christened Peru dad) and our amazing chefs who create ... Continue Reading

Peru travel April 27 2016-1

Amazing tour and amazing group

Well organized and extremely great time. Well catered and Juan Carlos was an absolute amazing guide! . From booking to trek date we were well informed of the plans. Along the way the tour guide kept us motivated and informed.
Food was served by a dedicated chef who seemingly prepared amazing meals out of nowhere. It's a tough ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation April 25 2016

4 days, 3 nights adventure, with funny guides and nice porters!

We were only 2 to have booked with this company for those dates, so we joined other agency for the trek.
Some of the porters were from our company, some from the other one, and there was one guide from Inca Trail Reservations, one from other agency.
The guides were very funny and asked us all the time ... Continue Reading

Peru travel April 25 2016

4days/3nights of Inca fun

We wanted to get insights of the Inca culture, so we decided to complete the classic Inca Trail 3n/4d with Inca Trail Reservations and everything was great: professional/fun/motivating guides, very helpful/nice porters and an amazing cook! We get local dishes and each meal was different, everything was fresh and prepared in front of us!
Plus, we get a ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip April 24 2016-2

Queen of Salkantay

I really enjoyed the Salkantay trek! The first day was great due to the weather and the fact that we did not have to walk a lot.
The lake that we walked to in the afternoon was great, beautiful view and a good way to get used to the height. The second day was tough, but I enjoyed the ... Continue Reading

Peru travel April 24 2016

Forced to luck

You can not visit Peru without going to Machu Picchu. Or do you really want to tell your friends you didn't see the only place in South America they actually know? So you are kind of forced to go.
But sometimes, being forced to do something is not all that bad, and this is one of those occasions. Doing ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel April 24 2016

Do it!

Blessed by great weather, we went through the beautiful diverse landscape ranging from cold mountain tops to warm moist forest paths.
After half a day of walking in the sun, we arrived at our camp site for the first night. After settling and having a two course lunch it was time to climb the hillside in order to arrive ... Continue Reading