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Salkantay Trekking

1,742 reviews
About Salkantay Trekking
Salkantay Trekking is one of the Peru’s leading tour operators trusted for professional, efficient, and highly hospitable services. We focus on Treks and Adventure tours to Machu Picchu only, which encourages us to polish our itinerary and improve our service constantly. Our trips have all been carefully researched and examined before being launched by our trekking guide team.
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Reviewed today via mobile

We did a private tour with this company and it was definitely worth it! They catered incredibly well for our dietary requirements and looked after me when I fell ill. There was always an abundance of food and water and they made the whole experience...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Carolinekatoyah
Reviewed yesterday

This is a few years overdue, but I had the pleasure of doing a privately guided hike with a friend of mine. Edgar was our guide and he was fantastic! The entire journey everything was well handled, and Edgar was full of interesting information and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Glen H
Reviewed 2 days ago

I did the 5D/4N Classic Salkantay Trek and I could not have asked for a better experience with this company. GUIDES - FREDDY and ROGELIO were fantastic. Freddy's energy, enthusiasm, and love for Inca and Quechuan culture is contagious. Rogelio set a good pace for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank asavino17
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're looking to do a Salkantay trip, your money and time is so safe with this company. I would even go so far as to say this trip is deluxe. We were awoken each morning from our cozy abodes with a hot cup of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alexolsen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience from Salkantay Trekking. Our guide Roy was incredibly knowledgeable about Peru and the history behind the archeological sites. During our 5 day backpacking excursion, we had exquisite food prepared immediately upon arrival of camp. I felt as if this company cared...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank shrinidhikalluru12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Doing this trek (4D/3N) was the best choice I ever made. It was relaxing, challenging and so much fun all at the same time. We went in the rainy season, but that didn't make any of it less beautiful or fun. The team is so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnneBOSV
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I researched many companies and read a lot of reviews before deciding on Alpaca Expeditions. I recommend everyone do their due diligence before heading on a trek, when you’re out in the mountains is not the time find out you made a mistake with the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ArmandoG1192
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I did the 5 day Salkantay trek. It was probably the most physically challenging experience I have ever had, but it was also totally unique and beautiful. This hike is physically grueling at points- there is one day with 6 hours of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HM2448
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Personally, I found the salkantay hike amazing. There were three days of walking (up, down and at the same level). The group is closed so u r kond of forced to make relationship with them. Luckly my group was fine and was integrated by some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Segundo E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sincerely enjoyed our 3 nights 4 days venture with Leo Rodriguez and his team. Food and accomodation beyond expectation. Leo shared his deep knowledge about culture and history along the trek as well as in Machu Pichu. He crested a warm family spirit in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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January 22, 2019|
Response from Trek31854384190 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely worthwhile doing the 7 day trek. The first few days before joining the traditional Inca Trail were by far my favorite days. The first 2 days have tough climbs involved but stunning views from the top! And the... More
January 14, 2019|
Response from TravelExpertO | Reviewed this property |
We went December 25th through December 30th 2018, on the 5D Salkantay Trek. It rained one time pretty hard, at night, and one light drizzle one day during lunch... .and that was it. We fortunately had clear and beautiful... More
December 29, 2018|
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Response from michielmechelmans | Reviewed this property |
I would only recommend to do it if you have better than average condition and you take the first or second timeslot. The view is amazing but we needed to rush through macchu picchu which is not recommendable. If you can... More
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