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The Inca Trail: 4-Day Trek to Machu Picchu
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“sun gate” (248 reviews)
“g adventures” (66 reviews)
“peru treks” (68 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cusco 08000, Peru
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"sun gate"
in 248 reviews
"g adventures"
in 66 reviews
"peru treks"
in 68 reviews
"machu picchu"
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"day hike"
in 109 reviews
"dead woman's pass"
in 74 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 79 reviews
"stone steps"
in 18 reviews
"hardest thing"
in 18 reviews
"bucket list"
in 60 reviews
"sense of accomplishment"
in 21 reviews
"squat toilets"
in 17 reviews
"winay wayna"
in 23 reviews
"worth every step"
in 18 reviews
"high altitude"
in 56 reviews
"challenging hike"
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"worth the effort"
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Reviewed 19 March 2012

We had a great time with Quechuas! Very very nice stuff. Excellent food! Unbelievable Porters! Very good guide (David). The manager of the company picked us up personally from the hotel and also when we got back at 10:30Pm.

3  Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 18 March 2012

We took the two day Inca tour (get off the trail around km 106 and then hike the last kms on the trail by Winaywayna, approach Machu Picchu via the sun gate, decend to Machu Picchu, spend the night in Aguas Calientes, then back to...More

2  Thank DWS177
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Reviewed 9 March 2012

I have been visiting Peru in January of the current year and the plan was to spend just 10 days there, but after this incredible trip to Machu Picchu...my plans changed and I spent one month in this beautiful Country. We departed on a Thursday...More

6  Thank Davide C
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Reviewed 22 November 2011

We recently hiked Maccu Pichu with Quechuas - everything was wonderful. The guide was very knowledgeable and kind, the porters were great, teh cook was excellent, and the owner, Wistman, was a pleasure to work with - not alarge touristy group - a great authentic...More

11  Thank penelope k
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quechuascusco, Gerente at Inca Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2011

Hi all!!! Thanks for taking your time to write reviews on us. Its great to know you had a wonderful Inca Trail to Machupicchu with us, and thank you for choosing a Local Tour operator. Best Regards Quechuas Expeditions Team(Local Operator)

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Reviewed 18 November 2011

Hiking the Inca Trail to Maccu Picchu was an unforgettable experience, and the travel company we used was wonderful. The owner was professional and a pleasure to deal with, prices are great, and service was excellent. The entire staff - porters and cook and guide...More

Thank Marikaki06
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Reviewed 14 June 2011

At the end of May, my fiancé and I did the "2-day" Inca Trail hike which consisted of one day of hiking and one day at Machu Picchu. We arrived at kilometer marker 104 from the train at 9-something in the morning with our guide...More

4  Thank 30stravelers
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Reviewed 13 June 2011

I love the Inca trail. Fantastic, beautiful, and spiritual. Take your time and go along the sacred trail to get to Machu Picchu. It wasn't as hard as it seems, however, i would train a bit before i do it again just to enjoy it...More

Thank Adam_Laura
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Reviewed 13 May 2011

Following the footsteps of Professor Hiram Bingham (a Yale University historian from the United States who discovered many Inca establishments starting 1911), six travelers from various corners of the world, including me, participated in the four-day hiking venture along the ancient Inca Trail in Peru,...More

4  Thank SimpleHiker
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Reviewed 14 March 2011

Just got home after completing the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, which was fantastic. We did the trail in March which we did get a little wet as it is still the rainy season in Cusco, the dry season really starts in late April. However...More

7  Thank JohnShembre75
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Reviewed 3 January 2011

I completed the four day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. The trail itself is not particularly tough – it is the altitude which most people struggle with. As this trip last four days you have to be fully interested in trekking/hiking to enjoy it. For...More

Thank funkey_monkey_77
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Connie2012_12
10 April 2018|
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Response from Ollie J | Reviewed this property |
The altitude is the hardest thing to deal with. There were people of all ages doing the trail and often younger people struggle the most because they go at a faster pace. There are some tough parts and dead woman’s pass... More
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I worked with Juan (our guide) from Southern Exploration
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