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Address: Machu Picchu 08008, Peru
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Sun 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 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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Probably the hardest thing I've ever done but totally worth it. I did it without a porter because I wanted to challenge myself however next time I will use one. Day 1 isn't too... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Probably the hardest thing I've ever done but totally worth it. I did it without a porter because I wanted to challenge myself however next time I will use one. Day 1 isn't too bad and gets you up and going. Day 2 is a killer hiking up 1200m vertical to dead woman's pass. Once there I got a bit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We joined a group to do the inca trail. We started the 4 day trek after a few days in Cusco to acclimatise to the high altitude We walk every weekend but made a point since January to walk higher and further, ie doing Ben Nevis a few weeks ago. Day 1- the day was really hot. We walked 10-11... More 

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Ladera Ranch, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My mother, aunt and I took this hike with Paul, a knowledgeable and positive guide with Condor Travel. My mother and aunt, in their mid sixties, were not anticipating the difficulty of the hike at elevation. We took quite a while to finish the hike. I thoroughly enjoyed it, however, would not agree with the "easy-moderate" rating. There are sections... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a simply awesome time a big thanks to Uncover Latin America, Alan our guide was beyond excellent, food amazing and everything well organized. The trek itself was a challenge, but a good challenge, lots of ruins to see along the way the big attraction at the end Machu Picchu was above and beyond what we we anticipating all... More 

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Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Inca Trail was definitely the experience of a lifetime! My husband and I booked the 4 day trek with Condor Travel and it was fantastic from start to finish. The hike is challenging but the trails are very good and well maintained. The elevation is quite varied and the second day we walked/climbed from 3100m up to 4215m. It... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The inca trail is a once in a lifetime experience. We highly recommend doing a trek and we went with the very professional Alpaca Expeditions. The hike is difficult and challenging but the trail is well maintained and clear. This is not for everyone as you should be in fair shape and expect to be exhausted at night. The altitude... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of friends just finished the four day trek on the Inca trail to Macchu Pichu. What an incredible journey. We booked a Clymb Adventure trip with Valencia Travel and we were not disappointed. Wonderful experienced and knowledgable guides in Alex assisted by Edy, and truly remarkable porters. The food was incredible, the views breathtaking and the historic sites... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to do the 1 day walk. This was slightly challenging but not too difficult, a reasonably fit person should be able to complete without difficulty. Some parts were steeper than others. The weather was excellent, bright sunny day with clear skies. The views all along the route were spectacular. Our guide from Condor Travel was knowledgeable and spoke... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the original four day Inca trek with Llama Path. I have reviewed the company separately. Here I am just giving a few tips for anyone considering the trek. First and foremost, DO IT! Yes it's expensive but it was an absolutely brilliant experience. In no particular order: 1. Walking poles. They will be your saving... More 

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Magalia, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Cusco, Peru, with reservations someone in great condition can begin hiking the Inca Trail, some 50 miles to Machu Picchu. Some travelers prefer a lift to trim four miles off the experience. The changes in elevation created difficulties for four members of our tour group and had to return with two of the guides. The rest of us hiked... More 

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