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Inca Trail

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Address: Cusco 08000, Peru
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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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$848*
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The Inca Trail: 4-Day Trek to Machu Picchu
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$905*
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5-Day Salkantay Trek and Machu Picchu Tour from Cusco
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$1,350*
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8-Day Tour of Lima and Cusco Including the Inca Trail

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Family Bonding

We are a couple with an 8 year old. We did the 4 day 3 night trek. We had a blast and learned a lot from our guide Manuel. Any time you can cross history with education and the... read more

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are a couple with an 8 year old. We did the 4 day 3 night trek. We had a blast and learned a lot from our guide Manuel. Any time you can cross history with education and the outdoors you win in my book. Alpaca Expeditions was great.

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Terrace, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What an amazing hike! Machu pichu is the prize at the end but this trail is a prize in itself. To hike along this ancient trail, with all of its hidden gems along the way. Can't imagine going to Machu Pichu any other way.

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denver,co
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved our hikes on the Inca Trail and the views were STUNNING! It's often a difficult ascent and descent, but we were so glad we were able to do it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I thought that we would be underwhelmed by the time we reached Machu Picchu but it was absolutely not the case. The entire site feels magical and unique in every way and you can't help but imagine how it was built. The challenging journey up is certainly worth the ultimate prize! My only recommendation is to bring a snack so... More 

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are not really to go on a spiritual and physical journey, don't visit the Inca Trail. It is an absolute challenge and personal Journey to discover this ancient civilization. Get ready to test your limits physically and mentally. Awesome experience.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The trail is a funny concept really. There are more than one. The main trail demands prior booking..months in advance, the Sacred valley Inca trail or the trail to Machu Piuchu via the Hydro Electric walking route , does not. That said the trail(s) are magnificent...views....jungle....railway tracks...altitude...animals..etc. to enjoy and experience. Bring a darned good pair of walking/hiking shoes and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

it was a great experience i do it with a nice travel agency they organice all the trip, the most beatifull was to arrive to the wonder of the world machupicchu

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife, ten year old son and me (66 years) finished hiking the Inca Trail (4 days and 3 nights) with Peru Trek on August 12, 2016. While visiting one of the wonders of the world, Machu Pichu, was the overall purpose of our trip, it was the journey as much as the destination that will stick with us for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What an awesome experience. Nothing could have prepared me for the most wondrous sight at the end of our 4 day trek.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Incredible trek up and over mountains along a mostly stone trail with amazing pre-Columbian ruins along the way. It was mind-boggling that such impressive sites are only accessed from the trail. It was long and hard but the rewards were great. We did the 5 day trail which I would recommend over the more common 4 day as you have... More 

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