Inca Trail Express

    • 7
    • GGTA
    • 4.75 out of 5
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,085
      CAD $1,095
      AUD $1,140
      EUR €795
      GBP £650
      NZD $1,350
      ZAR R10,375
      CHF FR975
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Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Travel to Peru and discover ancient civilisations on the Inca Trail

Travel to Peru to retrace the steps of the Inca, Peru's fascinating ancient civilisation. Follow the Inca from Cuzco, through the fertile heartland of the Sacred Valley and to the magnificent Ollantaytambo ruins before the ultimate adventure – trekking to Machu Picchu. This action-filled express Peruvian tour gets you closer to the secrets of this elusive civilisation on a breathtaking adventure along the Inca Trail.

  • Explore Cuzco's historic centre
  • Speak Quechua with the Sacred Valley locals
  • Trek the Inca trail, which once linked this ancient empire
  • See the sunrise over Machu Picchu
  • Peruse Peru’s colonial and Inca architecture

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Cuzco, Peru
  • Finish:

    Cuzco, Peru
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 16
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    6 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Camping (with basic facilities) (3 nts), Hotel (3 nts)
  • Transport:

    Private minibus, Train
  • Included activities:

    4 or 3 days trek and Machu Picchu guided tour, Coca Museum

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    407kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    A single supplement is available on this trip. On the following nights the single supplement is not available: Days 3-5 Inca Trail Inca Trail permits are sold on request basis only. Once deposit is paid and passport details provided, Intrepid will endeavour to secure a permit for you. If Inca Trail permits are unavailable by the time you book, you can opt to hike the Inca Quarry Trail instead. The Inca Trail closes in February to allow cleaning and restoration works. If the trek portion of your trip starts in February you will be automatically booked to hike the Inca Quarry Trail. Should you choose not to hike at all, please let us know in writing at the time of booking so alternative arrangements can be made. Without this prior warning, local fees may apply. Important information regarding new regulations and booking procedures for the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

  • Total price from

    USD $1,085
    CAD $1,095
    AUD $1,140
    EUR €795
    GBP £650
    NZD $1,350
    ZAR R10,375
    CHF FR975
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $155
    CAD $156
    AUD $162
    EUR €113
    GBP £92
    NZD $192
    ZAR R1,482
    CHF FR139
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Day 1 Cuzco

Cuzco is the gateway to Machu Picchu and a city with majestic architecture, impressive ruins, a lively town centre and cultural significance around every cobblestone corner.

Day 2 Sacred Valley/Ollantaytambo

The Sacred Valley was once the heartland of the Inca Empire and now contains picturesque villages and impressive archeological sites. Located in the Urubamba Valley, the city of Ollantaytambo is an incredible archeological site and the starting point of the classic Inca Trail trek.

Days 3-6 Inca Trail/Machu Picchu/Cuzco

Winding around mountains, through valleys and up steep slopes, the iconic Inca Trail is a series of beautiful vistas and challenging hikes all the way to Machu Picchu. Built sometime in the 15th century and rediscovered in 1911, the staggering ruins of Machu Picchu were thought to be an estate for the Incan emperor, Pachacuti.

Day 7 Cuzco

A World Heritage site set among red-green hills with ruins scattered close by, Cuzco is impressive in every way - be it history, culture, nightlife or architecture.
    • 7
    • GGTA
    • 4.75 out of 5
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,085
      CAD $1,095
      AUD $1,140
      EUR €795
      GBP £650
      NZD $1,350
      ZAR R10,375
      CHF FR975
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Walking
    • Original
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