INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU
The world-famous Inca Trail is the most popular trek in Cusco and requires advanced booking to guarantee a spot, especially in the peak season from April to October. Along this geological trail, you’ll trace the same path as ancient Incan kings and arrive to Machu Picchu through the Sun Gate, an exclusive entrance for those hiking the classic Inca Trail. You will also take in many majestic views of this ancient cloud city throughout your hike along with the natural, beautiful landscapes of the Andes Mountains.
After 4 days of hiking a total of 45 kilometers, or 28 miles, you’ll feel transcended into a time of magic, mystery, and nature, as you follow the sacred path past old Incan buildings, such as the Patallacta, Runqurakay, Sayacmarca, Phuyupatamarca, Wiñayhuayna, and finally Machu Picchu itself. Don’t be surprised if you feel a swell of emotion as you get your first up-close look at the unbelievable location of this city set against jagged mountaintops and clouds.
Hiking the Inca Trail to one of the Seven Wonders of the World is an unforgettable and once-in-a-lifetime experience.