Peru vacation June 15 2017-4

Salkantay Supreme

Wow! My boyfriend and I did the 5 day Salkantay Trek with Inca Trail Reservations in June, and it was an experience we will never forget.
I was very nervous going into the trek, as I am not in the best shape, but this trek is very doable (although challenging!!!). Our guide, Juan Carlos, was incredibly resourceful, kind, ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel June 15 2017-2

Five amazing days hiking Salkantay

We went on the trek with a group of 11 people, our guide Juan Carlos, three chefs and a horseman.
Before beginning the trek we were a bit nervous, as we had heard mixed reviews about how difficult the trek would be, especially considering the high altitude. But we were so relieved as soon as we started our ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel June 15 2017-1

Best trip ever!

We had such a great time during this trek! We were 11 people in the group, which was perfect, because we could cheer on each other, when the trek was a bit tough and laugh together over the delisious food. I was a bit worried before the trek, because I thought it was going to be really tough and cold ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 15 2017-5

Salkantay

This company gave us an excellent experience! . Our guide, Juan Carlos was phenomenal. The organization of the trek was good as well and broke up the really difficult parts. The food was amazing and worth tipping the chefs for!!
We were very worried about whether or not we would be in good enough shape for this ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 17 2017-3

Got Engaged At Machu Piccu

The inca trail with Victor was amazing!!. There were so many amazing sites, cultural experiences, and friends to meet along the way.
After four days of hiking on the Inca Trail, to see Machu Picchu at the end is indescribable. Not to mention, getting engaged to my love!. The energy surrounding Machu Picchu is incredible. Victor did ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip June 17 2017-1

Victor was Victorious!

Wow! What a great experience!. Our tour guide Victor was extremely kind and informative. The briefing left us feeling ready for the four day trek to Machu Picchu.
There was plenty of time each day to get to the camp sites. There were lots of opportunities to get water and when there wasn't the crew provided ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 17 2017-3

Machupicchuman7

Victor and his team could not have made the inca trail experience more enjoyable!. Victor was full of insightful information about the trail and Inca culture.
The trail was absolutely beautiful and well worth the time and energy. The food was spectacular and included a mix of both traditional inca cuisine as well as everyday food ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel June 17 2017

Adventure of the Choad

The Inca trail was an amazing experience where we hiked through the Andes visiting various Inca sites along the way.
My favorite part was hiking through the rainforest where we followed the original Inca trail as it wound its way around the mountain. I also really enjoyed stargazing at the second and third campsite where we ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 17 2017-2

Jade

My Machu Picchu adventure was amazing!.I booked my place hoping for a physical challenge and found the Inca Trail was so much more.
I learnt so much about the Inca way of life and of Peruvians living on the trail. It was a tough hike especially the spectacular Dead Woman's Pass but we had excellent guides and porters that ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation June 17 2017

Camino inca

El tour esta muy bueno es bastante intenso sobre todo el segundo dia, pero vale la pena. Los paisajes son hermosos y los guias te intoducen en la historia de este magico lugar.
Creo que es interesante tambien ver y convivir con los porteadores los cuales son nativos del lugar, ellos cocinan y preparan el campamento para todos. ... Continue Reading

Peru trip June 17 2017-1

Incatrek

Me gusto mucho el camino, principalmente el segundo día represento un gran desafió y al completar el recorrido sentir una gran satisfacción.
Me gusto mucho la historia del lugar contada por víctor. También la compañía de william y Andrea fue de mucha ayuda. La comida fue muy buena y nutritiva, optima para la exigencia del camino. ... Continue Reading

Peru travel June 17 2017-2

Another set of stairs, Victor???

The trip was fantastic! .Victor was a superb guide and his knowledge and expertise made it a very rich experience.
He was encouraging from start to finish, constantly telling us we were "the best" group ever, which of course we know is true. His emphasis on us being his family set a great tone for the trip. He ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 17 2017-2

Passion for Culture

The team and service was amazing. They took great care to meet every need. The interactions between the porters and guides was really fun to watch. Clearly they respect and enjoy each other's company. One of the porters in particular was a jokester and was always teasing and being teased. Another of the porters was working on knitting hats during ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation June 16 2017-3

So much easy-peasy on the Inca trail

So Aidan and I booked our Inca trail adventure around 5 months ago and did not know what to expect.
From the start we were put at ease by Paul and Jimmy, the guides. Paul made what can be a hard Turk into a fun time. The fourteen people on the tour quickly became a family. We were ... Continue Reading

Peru travel June 16 2017-1

Shits, Laughs and Easy Peasy times had!!!

What a weekend!!!!! It all began with the meeting of what to expect and what we needed for our weekend of trekking.
Paul instilled some fear in us all, by going through in detail what each day would entail...all easy peasy though of course. Day 1 we met our family for the next 4 days and hopped ... Continue Reading