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Address: Machu Picchu 08215, Peru
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 12:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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4 Days of Heaven

This was one of my life memories. So beautiful all the way. Limits to the number of people on the trail which was good. Watch out for the tiny orchids along the way, and remember... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was one of my life memories. So beautiful all the way. Limits to the number of people on the trail which was good. Watch out for the tiny orchids along the way, and remember to take in those mental snapshots as you go along.

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Santa Rosa, California
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We completed the 4D/3N trek but it was the most challenging task I have ever attempted. I am 65 and in pretty good shape but I was not prepared for the toll oxygen deprivation can take on a body. I was ready to quit at lunch on the first day – (the easy day!). But my companion and our excellent... More 

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Kempsey, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding service from guides,cooks,carriers to negotiate the mountains with altitudes to 4.200 metres

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We left the train to Agua Calientes at the 104 km mark and started climbing. The first 6 km is straight up, with stone steps on the steepest bits, up through cloud forest. Hot, very hot. The scenery is fantastic and the Winay Wayna ruins that we climbed all through near the final checkpoint, are huge, and not overrun with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Takes four (4) days to climb the trail and reach the summit to overlook the ruins of Machu Picchu. Well worth the experience and the adventure. Absolutely breath-taking but would be treacherous for anyone without the stamina or physical capability. Definitely a must do activity.

Thank Bernd S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Feel like a true Inca warrior as you trek the last steps of the Inca civilization. A 45km hike will find you rather sore afterwards as the steps are endless! Do not do this trek if you have weak knees- but also bring hiking poles for protection. Every step is worth it as you uncover the Andes ranges and Inca... More 

2 Thank Fiona J
Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've just returned from an amazing trip to Peru. We stayed in cussco which is a beautiful town. I recommend the free walking tours of cussco our guide was a man called Elvis who was brilliant and his local knowledge was amazing. The tours are free and last a couple of hours, they do ask for tips which are down... More 

1 Thank 568tony
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Firstly, hiking the Inca Trail was the hardest thing, both mentally and physically, I've ever done. Both my fiancée and I were in pretty good shape going in, but the trek made both of us question whether we'd ever really been physically fit; day two was excruciating, and it was compounded by the fact we went during rainy season and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

One of the most challenging but rewarding trips! We went with Peru treks on 4D/3N. Absolutely amazing trekking through the Andes. Our guide was super passionate and very informative. The chef cooked awesome food and our Chasquis were incredible. Would highly recommend if you are up to the challenge!

2 Thank FitNerd
Beijing, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I hiked the Classic Inca Trail (4 days/3 nights) to Machu Picchu. The hike itself is a great experience as evidenced by almost any review you will read about it. This review therefore is dedicated more to the company (Tierras Vivas) that I booked it through. I had decided to book this trip in advance, in accordance with a great... More 

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