These days, Machu Picchu is recognisable to people all over the world. It springs up in history books, on our friends’ Facebook walls and in – ahem – many a travel brochure. But it wasn’t always so. After the Incas abandoned their citadel in the 1500s, Machu Picchu remained hidden from the Spanish conquerors for centuries, used sporadically by local peasants until its discovery by an American archeologist in 1911.

It’s easy to understand why so many tourists embark on a Machu Picchu trek each year, and why the site recently became one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Standing at the Sun Gate as the mist lifts off the mountains, it’s impossible not to feel just this: a worldly sense of wonder.

We incorporate a Machu Picchu tour into all of our small-group Peruvian adventures. Whether you want to hike through cloud forests along the classic Inca Trail, challenge yourself on the quieter Quarry Trail or simply take the train, our local leaders will keep you safe, informed and inspired every step of the way.

Our Machu Picchu tours

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Discover Peru's sacred land of the Incas. Visit Lima, the Amazon, Cusco, Puno, Lake...

7 Days From $1,215

Travel to Peru to discover the Inca, Peru's ancient civilisation. Trek or train to...

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Travel from the heights of the Andes to the exotic Amazon rainforest on this best of...

8 Days From $1,645

Travel to Peru and retrace the steps of the Inca, Peru's fascinating ancient...

21 Days From $3,780

Encounter the highlights of Peru, witnessing Lima's attractions, flying over the Nazca...

9 Days From $2,010

Visit South America and travel to Peru. Visit Lima, Cusco and Lake Titicaca, tour the...

24 Days From $6,280

Visit South America and travel to the Galapagos Islands, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia....

25 Days From $4,410

Visit South America and travel to Peru and Bolivia. Travel from Lima to La Paz, visit...

15 Days From $3,310

Visit South America and travel through Peru. Tour through Lima, Pisco, Cusco, the...

17 Days From $4,810

Travel to Ecuador and the wildlife-rich shores of the Galapagos Islands. Then visit...

10 Days From $2,750

Visit Peru on this Family Adventure, travelling through Lima, Cuzco and Aguas Calientes...

10 Days From $2,377

Visit South America and travel through Peru. Tour Lima, the Amazon Jungle, Cusco, the...

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Visit South America and travel through Peru. Tour Cusco, the Sacred Valley,...

21 Days From $6,655

Travel through South America by way of jungle, waterfalls and ancient ruins. In 3 weeks...

6 Days From $1,145

Take the historic Inca Trail hike and be rewarded with spectacular vistas and...

17 Days From $2,036

Fall in love with Peru on this adventure tour. Travel from Lima to Cuzco via the...

12 Days From $1,842

Take a scenic Overland tour from Peru to Bolivia. Be wooed by the vibrant heart of Inca...

22 Days From $2,738

Travel from Lima to La Paz and fall in love with Incan South America. Complete the Inca...

22 Days From $2,700

Travel from La Paz to Lima and discover the vibrant heart of Inca culture. Trek an Inca...

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Machu Picchu trip reviews

Our trips score an average of 4.77 out of 5 based on 514 reviews in the last year.

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Top deals in Machu Picchu

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10 May 2018
Explore Peru & Bolivia
25 $4,900
$4,410
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19 May 2018
Sacred Land of the Incas
15 $3,295
$2,801
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27 May 2018
Inca Encounter
10 $3,170
$2,378
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1 Jun 2018
Classic Peru
9 $2,365
$2,011
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28 Aug 2018
La Paz to Lima
22 $3,040
$2,700
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14 Oct 2018
Lima to La Paz
22 $3,090
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