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Choquequirao - Vitcos - Machu Picchu trek

A group of six of us trekked with Apus Peru this May/June for the 10 day Choquequirao to Vilcabamba... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica R
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Reston, Virginia
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Apus-Peru put together a private, custom 4-day Salkantay trek that other adventure companies... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grant G
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Vancouver
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Apus Peru specializes in sustainable, unique travel experiences in the Peruvian Andes. We explore places no one else goes! Treks depart on demand, or with groups listed on our website. Routes feature Ausangate, Ancascocha and Choquequirao, and our cultural treks combine attractions such as Machu Picchu, the Inca Trail and Salkantay with seldom-visited ruins, remote indigenous communities, festivals and more. Amazon trekking and tours in the Sacred Valley and Cusco are available, along with adventure activities.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of six of us trekked with Apus Peru this May/June for the 10 day Choquequirao to Vilcabamba trek that included the extension to Machu Picchu (CCHVMP10). Thanks to Apus Peru, and to our guide William especially, for a trek that I will cherish...More

Thank Jessica R
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your thorough feedback Jessica! We are so glad that you had a great experience on your trek and despite the "unseasonal" snowfall, you still managed to have a fantastic experience :) We agree, the longer people have to acclimatize, the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Apus-Peru put together a private, custom 4-day Salkantay trek that other adventure companies wouldn't. Unbelievable scenery, Inca ruins and didn't see a single hiker after early morning of day 2! From the very beginning, Claire was super helpful, discussing numerous options, routes and pricing to...More

Thank Grant G
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much Grant for your wonderful feedback, we really do try and cater for everyone's individual preferences when trekking in the region, which is why we are always able to customize our treks to exactly what our customers want to do. It was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a family of 5 (2 adults, 3 kids - 18, 15 and 14) and we chose this trek (6 days/ 5 nights) because we wanted something off the beaten track and certainly didn't want to trek with 500 others on the Inca Trail....More

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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your feedback, especially after the experience of encountering "unseasonally" bad weather conditions and the challenges that brings! The Sibinacocha /Ausangate region is breathtaking and perfect for those who are looking for a remote trek and to reallly get off the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned a nearly 2 week trip in Peru with stops in Lima, the Sacred Valley, Cuzco, a 3 day trek in the Lares Valley and Machu Picchu. We are a family of 4 with a 16 yr old and 9 yr old. Apus Peru...More

Thank Jennifer M
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi jennifer, thank you for your feedback and extremely valuable advice to other travellers to Cusco and the surrounding , high altitude regions. Altitude really does affect people in very different ways and has nothing to do with age, fitness or lifestyles and as you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family of 4 just returned from two weeks in the Cusco area. It's a fantastic place - be sure to explore more then Machu Picchu and Sacsayhuamán. Tipon, Pisac, Ollantaytambo can all be great full day trips on their own. One of the things that...More

Thank Steven R
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Steve thank you so much for your "spot on" feedback. Unfortunately, sometimes things do NOT go according to plan so a comprehensive travel insurance policy is highly recommended. Here at Apus Peru we really do our best to ensure that our clients have the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So back again this year with APUS and all I can say again is you get what you pay for. Fabulous from the start "what are we going to do, ok, no wait let's do this". Sarah was patient, worked through our process, up until...More

1  Thank Jami R
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jami, thank you so much for your your amazing feedback! You really have captured the essence of this amazing trek and actually the continuation of the trek you did with us last year! As far as remote treks go, this is one of the...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018

Our group did the 5 day Salkantay trek and it was amazing. We initially signed up for the trip with just 2 people, but we ended up with a large group of 11, both through friends and the 'Trekkers Wanted' page. The main point of...More

Thank Sarah N
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind words Sarah, it turned out to be a large group in the end...and you were worried that that noone would join you! I am happy to hear that you had a fabulous time on this amazing trek and were able...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

We did the Choquequirao trek, with a visit to Madhu Pichi tagged on the end, 5 days in total. The first 4 days of the trek were pretty hard going, down and up the sides of a steep gorge in hot sunshine, but you don't...More

1  Thank George394
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

The "alternative" treks in the region are spectacular !.....sometimes people don't realize there are other treks out there, as well as the Inca Trail. we are so glad you had an amazing trek ..Thankyou!

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

It started off with 5 California gals and we were joined by fabulous couples from England and New York. By the end of the trip we were family. Our guides made it so enjoyable and informative . I have the ultmost respect to the awesome...More

2  Thank Mary Kelly D
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

We are so glad you had an amazing time! The people who you trek with can have such an influence on the type of experience you have and here at Apus our Trekkers wanted page always seems to attract the best people to join you...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

We did the 4 day Inca Trail with the one day add on at Machu Picchu and it was absolutely brilliant. Apus Peru are there with you every step of the way. Quite literally if your guides are Arturo and Saul! Clare was so helpful...More

1  Thank Lucie G
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ApusPeru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Apus Peru, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you Lucie! Our amazing team are always trying to ensure that you have the best possible experience, while respecting the environment and in turn they are a vital part of our team! By trekking with Apus Peru you are contributing to the regular income...More

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ecusati
December 5, 2016|
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Response from Noel A | Reviewed this property |
I cannot say, but suggest you contact Matt at Apus, he is Scottish so no language uncertainties, and he is very helpful. Apus have a 'Trekkers Wanted' facility which can be helpful if you want to put a group together.
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Katy D
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Response from CesarAbe | Reviewed this property |
I may not answer especifically about your itinerary, but all the adjustments that I requested from Apus Peru in mine were done.
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