5 Day Inca Trail Adventure

Do you dream of hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in 2017? Well, after just completing our very first pilgrimage along what can only be described as one of the most magical, albeit slightly challenging treks in Peru, I can assure you that it will be one of the best trips that you will…

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu – New Rules for 2019 / 2020

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a Bucket List Adventure that attracts thousands upon thousands of tourists every year, and rightly so. The magnificent 15th century Inca Citadel is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is one of the New Seven World Wonders, and its history inspires us all, but if the recent…

2019 Inca Trail Permits On Sale Next Monday!

If hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is on your Bucket List for 2019, you’ll be pleased to know that Inca Trail Permits will go on sale next Monday – 1st October 2018. Inca Trail permits are strictly limited to just 500 per day, and that includes allocations for support staff. Guides, cooks, and…

Cycle Peru: Mountain Bike Tour from Lake Titicaca to Machu Picchu

If you’d love to travel in South America this year but cannot bear the thought of being away from your bike for two weeks, the brand-new Lake Titicaca to Machu Picchu Mountain Bike Tour could be the perfect choice for your 2018 holiday. An off-road adventure for experienced mountain bikers who are not afraid to…

5-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu: Day 4

Today is the day that everyone dreams about when hiking the Inca Trail. It’s the day when you finally get to see the magnificent ancient Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. If you are lucky enough to have good weather, the views as you step out of your tent in the morning are quite simply breathtaking….

5-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu – Day 3

Day 3 of the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is the most challenging day by far, but it is also the most exhilarating. After breakfast, your day will start with a long upwards hike to Dead Woman’s Pass, the highest point of the Inca Trail at 4,212m above sea-level.  The trail is well prepared, and…

5 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu: Day 2

After a good night’s sleep and a hearty breakfast, you’ll be more than ready for Day 2 of your 5 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu! A challenging day, particularly when compared to day one, your second day on the sacred trail will take you through the Cusichaca Valley to Huayllambamba, the last inhabited hamlet…

5 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu: Day 1

Trekking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a lifelong dream for many. A journey of self-discovery and endurance, it is a demanding trek, but one that offers untold rewards in terms of culture, history, scenery, and sense of achievement, and if you have a good level of physical fitness, there is no reason why…

The Lares Trail to Machu Picchu: The Road Less Travelled

If you love the idea of trekking the paths of the ancient Incas to the magical citadel of Machu Picchu, but have left it too late to secure trekking permits for your preferred travel dates this year, why not take a look at the lesser known 5-Day Lares Trail… the road less travelled! A fabulous…

Inca Trail Inspiration: The Long Winding Road to Machu Picchu

Inca Trail season is almost upon us, and if you are one of the lucky +/- 6000 travellers who will make this magical pilgrimage in June 2017, here’s just a glimpse of what your journey to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu will look like along the way…