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First Step Expeditions

27 reviews
Cusco, Peru
About First Step Expeditions
First Step Expeditions is a local business that specializes in all travel to Peru. Includes hiking and camping adventures to Machu Picchu.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm a travel agent and tour operator, and work with guides and tour companies all over the world - First Step Expeditions is really one of the best! I recently hired FSE to host a private group of clients (12 women) for tours in Cusco,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MaryLivingBigTravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

My experience with First Step went beyond expectation. Everyone was so helpful and friendly and seemed to genuinely want us to have a truly great experience (which we definitely did). All questions were answered promptly, our itinerary was perfect, and all the suggestions were spot...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Megan A
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

Amazing overall experience, one that will always be with us. Our guide Roger was awesome, a lot of knowledge and took wonderful care of us on the trail! We appreciated everything about him and the support team. First Step Expeditions gave us excellent customer service...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Michelle A
Reviewed May 24, 2019

I recently returned from my trip to Peru where I had a memorable and unforgettable experience as well as lifelong dream to visit the lost city of Machu Picchu. I booked my trip through First Step Expeditions. I have nothing but praise and gratitude for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019

Peru is not about sipping fancy drinks with little umbrellas. Its interactive, its cultural, its meeting some of the nicest people you will every meet. At times its exhausting yet exhilarating. It about stepping out of your comfort zone and pushing your boundaries. Our trip...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 4, 2019

Me and my wife visited Peru last week and booked our 2D/1N Inca trail with First step expeditions. We had an amazing experience through and through! The booking process was a breeze. Blaire provided excellent service and patiently answered all our questions throughout the process....More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank 20vibhavs
Reviewed March 31, 2019

Our vacation was excellent. From Blaire's excellent customer service as I was planning this trip right to our airport drop off. She answered all of my questions and was very informative. Our trip was completely planned by them, from our airport pick up, booking hotels,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lilianaruiz197
Reviewed March 31, 2019

First Step Expeditions made our Choquequirao trek absolutely unforgettable. Roger and Blaire planned logistics to the T so that our group of four could get the most out of our four day trek. Our guide and new friend Roger was incredibly informative, fun and had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wesley N
Reviewed December 19, 2018

We had a blast on the Salkantay Trek with First Step Expeditions. The food was out of this world. It was amazing to hike through alpine, jungle and end at Machu Picchu! Definitely check out First Step Expeditions for a trek in Peru!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kierenbritton
Reviewed November 18, 2018

I had a fantastic trip to Peru, arranged by First Step Expeditions! Although I am a seasoned traveler who speaks Spanish, I was suffering from "analysis paralysis" in arranging a solo hiking trip to Machu Picchu for a milestone birthday. A friend recommended that I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Javier H, Owner at First Step Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you so much for this kind review! It was a pleasure to work with you and the team had a great time showing you around. We are so glad you enjoyed it and had the amazing birthday experience you were looking for :) Please...More

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