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Address: Cusco, Peru
Activities: Hiking, City walk sightseeing
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Amazing journey. Our guide, Mike @SAS Travel focused on the journey rather than the destination would made every step magical.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Helena, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Amazing journey. Our guide, Mike @SAS Travel focused on the journey rather than the destination would made every step magical.

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We did not want to spend 3 or 4 days trekking so we did the walk from KM 104 which is lovely 4 or 5 hours via the Inca ruins at Wiñay Wayna, then joins the Inca trail for what is normally the last day of the trail. Your first view of Machu Picchu is through the Sun Gate -... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A great experience. I went during the Inca winter, so a loooot of rain during the whole trail... but it was amazing anyway. Beautiful views, a very friendly ambiance and everywhere you look you can see the grandiosity of the Inca culture.

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Northern Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

You made it Cusco, now how are you going to get to Mach Picchu? Cusco is the main hub for flights in and out. Try to stay at least two days in Cusco as the altitude is a challenge ( We own a house in Breckenridge ~ 10,000'). The altitude is a challenge! Read up on AMS to improve your... More 

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Murrieta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

I did the 4d/3n 26 mile trek with Alpaca Expeditions and it was amazing. Saying there is a lot of stairs is an understatement - be prepared. It is a hard journey but doable with the right trekking group

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Take the time to acclimate in Cusco before taking the hike, and whether you do a full 4 day or 2 day hike, you will be inspired.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

We booked a 7 day trekking package and it was executed to perfection, the hotels selected, restuarants and the way they planned the trek too. There were 500 other people on the trek the same day as us and we didint see anyone, the guide was very very good. The food was amazing and i was suriprise dby how good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Truly an unbelievable experience unlike any biking we've done before . There's nothing like biking through herds of llamas and alpacas.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Well worth hiking the trail....went with Mtn. Travel Sobek and Ruben was an incredible guide. The views, the journey, the people...worth it all!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Much more work, but much more worth it to see the whole trail and not just the site of Macchu Pichu...go for it!

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