Alone on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

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One of the greatest trekking experiences is to have a trail all to yourself in one of the most beautiful mountain environments on the planet. Having the coveted Inca Trail to Machu Picchu all to yourself is a very special experience to have. Peace and quiet along the Inca Trail I watched Ian’s Inca Trail video […]

Packing for your Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu

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If you are joining one of our treks to Machu Picchu. Here is the gear and clothing you need to consider bringing. The best months to trek will be April to September. June and July are the best months, but busy and hard to secure permits. READ MORE. Our video shows you everything that we […]

The only way to Trek the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

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We are just back from another amazing trek along the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. For years we have been running the 4 day traditional Inca Trail trek. From this year we have starting running the 5 day classic itinerary. After making this journey over 10 times now. I can honestly say our 5 day […]

Top 20 Tips for 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 […]