Machu Picchu vacation May 29 2014

Amazing Salkantay

We enjoyed the amazing Salkantay trekking, the incredible landscape and nice people. We found a new family there and our guide (Victor) was the best one!
Everything was perfect, we were hiking and enjoying during the day, and in the afternoon when we arrived in our camp, the happy hour was waiting for us!
We hiked up to ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip May 29 2014

Salkantay Trekking 4d/3n

Hemos disfrutado del trekking por la ruta de Salkantay durante 4 días y 3 noches. El paisaje es espectacular, hemos recorrido el valle andino y subido hasta 4600 metros, por lo que hemos disfrutado la variedad del paisaje del Perú.
En todo momento acompañados por un guía experimentado, que nos ha ido contando sobre la historia del Perú, ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel May 28 2014-2

The Salkantay trek

The first thing we did was to buy the tickets to Machu Picchu. And then we found out that every guided trip had included the tickets. But Salkantay.org was very helpful to make an offer so we didn't have to pay twice.
I was quite skeptical about what it would be like. And specially what kind of people we ... Continue Reading

Peru trip May 28 2014-5

The Salkantay

It is hard to sum up the experience of the Salkantay trek with words, because it is truly a great one.
First of all the views on the route are amazing. The glacier covered peaks of the mountains and the awesome rivers dividing the valleys is a sight of another world. You don't miss anything when it comes ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip May 28 2014-6

Salkantay trekking

It is again hard work to write long assay about my comments and experience about the Salkantay trekking.
It was the hardest time in whole my life and really tough schedules. I walked whole days during five days and returned to the camping tent completely tired. However my soul was very refreshed and felt too much happy. This ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation May 28 2014-6

Salkantay Trek

This trek was an amazing experience. I very much enjoyed the family and team building aspects of the trek. Our guide Carlos was very good at doing this. Carlos was also effective at being supportive of a wide variety of different people. I wouldn't choose any other guide. Carlos went above and beyond on my birthday and made an awesome ... Continue Reading

Peru travel May 28 2014-3

Salkantay 5 day trip

This is my first time trekking. It's an amazing trip. It's tough seriously. However, it's a good experience for me. We are a family and we helped each other. I lost my jacket and other guys helped me and gave me theirs. This helped me pass the tough time.
There are lots of beautiful views from the mountains. ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation May 28 2014-3

Salkantay trek

I was always dreaming with this adventure. I have done it with Salkantay.org.
The course was great. Magnificent Salkantay mountain, beautiful green lake on the top, interesting trekking course, everything was perfect. There was no time I could feel a little bored.
Every crew member was great, horseman and cook were kind, especially great thanks to our ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel May 28 2014-4

Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu

This was such an amazing trip! So happy I decided to take an alternate trek to Machu Picchu. As an avid hiker/camper this trip had all that I was looking for plus some, making it both challenging and pleasant. It had the challenges of the beautiful Peruvian terrain, and morning wake-up calls with warm tea.
It had friendly ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip May 28 2014-2

Salkantay trekking

It was one of my best experience. I will remember all moments that I had shared with our team members.
This adventure gave me lots of lessons and refreshment. If the other chance is given to me again, I would like to have this adventure with same members and Mr. Carlos who is the best tour guider who ... Continue Reading

Peru trip May 28 2014-1

Inca trek

It was an incredible experience. This is an adventure that I will always remember especially thanks to the people I shared it with. The tour guides always made us laugh, the porters were the most helpful and the group was simply the best.
The food made was delicious and I could not have asked for anything better. I ... Continue Reading

Peru trip May 28 2014

Incan adventures

This has been one of the best experiences of my life so far.
The food prepared for us was absolutely amazing, especially on Day 3 where we had an elaborate lunch on the summit.
Although the hike was strenuous at some parts such as Day 2, it was packed with breathtaking canyons and mountain crests. ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip May 28 2014-1

4 day Inca Trail

After having just completed the amazing 4 day Inca Trail I can truly say it was such an amazing experience. Despite the tired muscles and exhaustion, it was by far some of the best days of my life.
The food prepared was beyond expectations and very yummy. The second day was certainly hard but with the help of ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation May 26 2014

Salkantay trek

We decided to do the Salkantay trek when we were unable to get tickets to trek the Inca trail. This trek was a great alternative. The scenery along the way is beautiful. You trek between snow capped mountains and then through lush rainforest. It was a great way to see some of the natural beauty of Peru.
Our ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation May 26 2014

Salkantay trekking adventure

The Salkantay trek was a very well organised trek. We were disappointed that we were unable to get tickets to do the Inca Trail but this was a good alternative.
There was great scenery along the way with a mixture of snow capped mountains and rainforest. We were lucky with perfect weather. Our guide (Richard) was very friendly and ... Continue Reading