Top 20 Tips or Climbing Aconcagua

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We know what it takes to climb Aconcagua. We also know that the two keys to safety are in the acclimatization and the physical ability to perform under pressure for long periods of time. Our Top 20 Tips or Climbing Aconcagua are designed to help you think more about the most important parts of your […]

5 reasons to pick the 5 day classic trek to Machu Picchu

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Since arriving in Peru for the first time in 2005, I have been intrigued by the Incan culture and how they viewed the world around them. Peru has a rich culture, unique mountain viewing, eco systems and diverse history that leaves you in wonder at how people lived in the world of the Incas. Everything […]

How should you be training to climb Aconcagua

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First things first, DO NOT show up on one of trips without fully preparing. If you show up unprepared you put our set up, staff and yourself and team at risk. Having an excellent level of fitness prior to departing on an expedition will give you the best chance of achieving your aim and enjoying […]

Additional expenses you will incur for Inca Trail Treks

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This will vary greatly on your itinerary, inclusions and exclusions in your specific trip. Here is an idea of some additional expenses you will and may incur while in Cusco and while in Peru for your Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu. Visa Entry: NONE Meals and water in Cusco/ Aguas Calientes: $100 Approx Tips given at […]

Important information about Inca Trail Permits

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There are hundreds of Inca Trails across the Inca Empire. The famous Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is part of the Machu Picchu National park system.  This trail is and region are protected and managed by the Peru National Institute of Natural Resources. You need a permit to trek in this region! This comes with good […]

What is the right down Jacket for your climbing or trekking adventure

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What is the right down Jacket for your climbing or trekking adventure. You really need to understand the differences between down jackets and make sure you have the right down jacket for your chosen adventure. What is the right down Jacket for your climbing or trekking adventure 800 fill down jacket does NOT mean it […]

Daily distances on the Huayhuash Circuit Trek

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Daily distances on the Huayhuash Circuit Trek. Here is some additional information about our Huayhuash circuit trek. If you would like to find out more about our trips to this amazing part of Peru, get in CONTACT today. We are always happy to chat. Day 1: Arrival Lima – Stay in Hotel  capital Lima, Peru Arrive […]

Training advice for your Huayhuash Circuit Trek in Peru

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Training advice for your Huayhuash Circuit Trek in Peru. If you are signed up to an Ian Taylor Trekking trip to this amazing region of Peru you do need to be training and preparing for our unique itinerary. This trek had a lot of up and down over high passes at high altitude.  you can contact […]

20 Reasons to pick Ian Taylor Trekking for your Everest Base Camp Trek

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20 Reasons to pick Ian Taylor Trekking for your Everest Base Camp Trek. We are selling out on our Everest Base Camp Trek 12 months in advance. We have our own full time staff, more acclimatization and success rates second to none. We use the best lodges and give out the best advice you can […]

My amazing trek on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

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My amazing trek on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. I have climbed Kilimanjaro, Toubkal and trekking to Annapurna base camp with Ian Taylor Trekking but the classic 5 day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu was the best of them all. My amazing trek on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu I can see why […]