Experience the greatness of the ancient Inca civilization like never before with a hike or walk along the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in Peru. Tour packages that run for 1, 2, 4, 5 or 7 days will provide you with a complete experience from start to finish on this legendary and special journey. From your starting point in the Sacred Valley outside of Cusco, you’ll be taken all the way to the majestic Machu Picchu Sun Gate, where you can take breathtaking pictures and feel truly connected with this incredible place. In order to get access and permits to any part of this adventure, it is important to use only licensed Classic Inca Trail tour operators – so ensure you book through a trusted source in order to have an unforgettable trip!
If you’re an adventurous and intrepid traveler, then the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a must-do experience. Immerse yourself in a colorful journey along what remains of the pathway that was once the lifeline of the Incas – discovering stunning vistas, majestic terraces, archeological ruins and divine scenery. During the multi-day hike you can camp beneath the towering Andes Mountains for other overnight throughout your journey.
Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is an experience like no other. The four-day classic group or private tour is by far the most popular way to experience this unforgettable journey, while a two-day version of the Short Inca Trail tour provides a more condensed yet equally exquisite experience. For those seeking adventure and a longer journey, there are 4 and 5-day options and even a combination of the famed Salkantay Trek and Inca trail spanning seven days. And if that isn’t enough, adding a breathtaking one-day side trip to Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley will make it truly incomparable. Step into history like never before and opt for any of these incredible Peru treks on the iconic Inca Trail.
When planning your trip to Machu Picchu, you want to make sure that the tour you choose is the one that will let you experience everything it has to offer in a way that best suits your interests. Do you want the full hiking experience? Then consider looking into the 4 day or 5 day Inca Trail trek. Is your schedule tight or do you want to be able to explore the sights without over-exerting yourself? Choose the Short 1, 2 Day Inca Trail Hike and see what all this mysterious ancient city has to offer! Whichever tour type suits you best, there’s sure to be an adventure of a lifetime waiting for you in Machu Picchu.