Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

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Things To Know About Hiking The Inca Trail

Hiking and walking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in Peru is one of the most special vacations in the world. You can walk the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in 2, 4, 5 or 7 day tours, which include all or part of the famous Classic Inca Trail Trek. These tours start in the Sacred Valley outside of Cusco, Peru, and end at the mystical Sun Gate entrance to Machu Picchu. Inca Trail Permits are required in order to hike or walk any part of the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, and only licensed Inca Trail tour companies can get these permits from the Peru government.

Visitors that walk the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu will be hiking on the actual ancient Inca Trail footpath, carved out of the mountains centuries ago by the Inca people. These treks are multi-day hikes with camping or a mix of other lodging for the overnight stays.

The most popular way to walk the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is the 4 Day Classic Inca Trail group or private tour. The second most popular way is the Short Inca Trail 2 day Tour. There are also longer options for hikers who want to take more time on the Inca Trail, with the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 5 day tour, and those who want to combine the 2 most popular treks in Peru – the Salkantay and the Inca Trail Tour to Machu Picchu in 7 days. Another incredibly popular option is to add the famous one day hike to Rainbow Mountain and the Red Valley, to any Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

Want to know more? See this handy Guide to Hiking to Machu Picchu.

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Completing the 4-day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a world-famous trek that is sure to impress any hiker. Along the 45-kilometer or 28-mile trail, you’ll walk along the same path as ancient Incan kings had nearly 500 years ago, experiencing altitudes up to 4,200 meters, various landscapes, orig

Inca Trail Private Tour | Take a Machu Picchu private hiking tour or hike Classic Inca Trail 4 days tour is a 4-day hike that takes you through the Andean mountain range, archaeological sites of the Inca civilization, and cloud forests full of wildlife. Our experienced guides will show you around a

Go a bit slower on this Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 5-day/4-night trek The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu treks generally follow the same itinerary as our Classic 4-Day Inca Trail Trek, but at a more leisurely pace. You can spend more time at each ruin along the way. This is a great option for those [&h