Firstly, there is only one Inca trail that travels into Machu Picchu. After personally leading over 20 Machu Picchu treks on this famous trail is nothing short of amazing. Secondly, this Inca trail gets booked up fast so book early.
Inca Trail Permits
Learn more about permits and how you need to proceed. Essentially 180 tourists per day along with 320 porters, guides and support staff are allowed onto the trail. Permits open for sales in October the year before your trip. Contact usfor further information on our Machu Picchu treks.
20 Reasons to Pick Ian Taylor Trekking
With over 15 years experience of leading trips on this historic trail, we have developed the itinerary and team to make your trip to Machu Picchu a success. Our favorite itinerary is the Classic 5 Day Trek. This trek gives our clients a chance to follow this unique trail with less people around! GET IN TOUCH today to talk to one of our expert staff, who have personally completed the trail many times. Here are 20 reasons to pick us for your Inca Trial trek.
See Less People on Your Inca Trail Trek
If you want to see less people on the trail, you need to chose our 5 day classic itinerary you will sleep in the best campsite, have more time on the trail, see all the Incan sites and get two visits to Machu Picchu. After making this journey over 10 times I can high recommend our 5 day itinerary. Trekking the famous Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is one of the world’s most spectacular treks.
We have a quality service throughout the trek with comfortable seating, tents, excellent food and highly experienced guides. You will see first hand the ingenuity of the Incas, meet amazing local people and experience the Andes as the Incas left them hundreds of years ago. Remember you need to book at least 6 months in advance. Read some REVIEWSfrom our trips.
Pick our 6 Day Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu
You might consider adding extra days and trek in via the Salkantay route this in also a great option and is rated in the top 5 treks in the world. Trek the Salkantay route to Machu Picchu. This alternative trek to Machu Picchu still covers most of the traditional route walking into Machu Picchu. You still need to book 6 months in advance for this Salkantay trek and start planning early.
Trekking into Machu Picchu is truly a special moment to cherish.This trekking experience deep in the Peruvian Andes gives you insight into how intuitive and resourceful the Inca people were. These true mountain tribes were genuinely remarkable people, completing the entire Inca Trail in one day.