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$747*
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4-Day Lares Trek to Machu Picchu from Cusco
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$640*
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4-Day Lares Trek to Machu Picchu

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Cultural immersion with Quechua natives

The Lares Trek provided breathtaking views, moderately challenging trekking/ climate , and most importantly an opportunity to spend time with the native Quechua people. While... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Ronen C
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Los Angeles, California

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lares Trek provided breathtaking views, moderately challenging trekking/ climate , and most importantly an opportunity to spend time with the native Quechua people. While Machu Picchu was the purpose of the trip, Lares became the highlight.

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just returned last week from an amazing trip to Peru where we did this trip thru Mountain Lodges of Peru with our 4 teens. The lodges were amazing, delicious food, friendly and knowledgeable guides and staff and the hikes, ruins and scenery was unbeatable, culminating with Machu Picchu.

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Leeds
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Kandoo Adventures who advertised a 5 day tour for about £800. I cannot compliment the company enough! The quality of every aspect of the tour was very high. 5 days included: Airport transfers if you want them although cheaper to pick up an airport taxi when you arrive 2 nights in a good hotel (Warari) in Cusco Full... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

Fate would have it that when I was organizing my Peru trip that the Inca Trail permits were all booked out so I went for the Lares Trek and boy was it GREAT! The Lares Trek is basically a "backway" that explore the rural/country side of the Inca world. And u also end up venturing through part of the andes... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

we were here in december and there was only feeble rains that did not interrupted our trek, we were enjoying our vacations with a wonderful walk around the mountains and finally machupichu.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

I can only highly recommend Sam Travel for our trek ending in Machu Picchu. We had put this trip together at the last minute and so there were no Inca Trail permits available for our travel dates during the week of Thanksgiving. Sam Travel was able to book us for the Lares Trek for the days that worked for us,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We did the shorter trek w HENRRY VICTOR CHAHUA PINEDO (our Guide) and Elvis (our cook). The trek is difficult but they made the experience memorable. The scenery was breath taking, the accommodations were great, and the food was spectacular (5 course hot amazing meals while on the hike!). Having our knowledgeable guide throughout made the journey even better

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1 Thank amish s
Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

My 18 year-old daughter traveled alone to Peru where she was to meet a group of students for gap year travel to the rainforest. She arrived a week earlier than the group so she could do the trek to Machu Picchu. I did a lot of research on tours and ended up choosing SAM Travel, they answered all my questions... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Up to high and great adventures. Traveling with G Adventures on tour. It such a life time trip. I could love to do Inca Trails and i love Peru. If you are fit you should do it cause i heard only 1% of the world able to reach to The Summit!

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

We did the 4 day / 3 night lares trek. All of the staff (our guide was Jarek) were amazing and looked after all of our needs. The food was incredible. The only change is to make sure you pay extra for the hotel the third night because the hotel we were put in was gross and was not acceptable... More 

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