Walk through the high mountains with its cold climate. Visit the sacred and imposing mountains of Humantay and Salkantay. During the nights relax in our comfortable tents. And if you wish, descend to the edge of the jungle, with its exuberant vegetation and all the landscape of unique beauty.
Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu is the best alternative to the Inca Trail. With snow-capped peaks, lowland jungle, and a visit to the Inca site of Llactapata. The Salkantay Trekking experience offers a perfect mix of trekking, culture, and nature.
Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu gets its name from one of the highest mountains in Southern Peru. The main difference between the Salkantay Trek and Classic Inca Trail is that the trek swaps out Inca ruins for a jaw-droppingly diverse set of landscapes.
The Imperial Capital, Cusco is a magical city, full of culture and traditions. The Main Square “Plaza de Armas” is surrounded by beautiful churches built in a combined style and under the rubble of the royal palaces of the Inca Empire.
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is where the Incas developed different technologies, especially in agriculture. Different archaeological remains are found throughout this valley.
The company is a fully licensed and 100% legal tour operator for the Inca Trail and alternative treks to Machu Picchu and Peru tours. We offer exciting hikes for the adventurous, and can customize our Machu Picchu travel packages according to the interests of potential travelers. Please email us!
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The 1-day trip to Machu Picchu was very well organized!
Our vacation was great to the land of the Incas in Perú with Gringo Tours.
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We had a dream of hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and were unable to get permit so ended up doing thjis. This is genuinely the best alternative as... read more
We booked Machu Picchu tour 1 day from Cusco with Happy Gringo. The tour was very well organized, our pick up was on time, the train had good panoramic views,... read more
The views and history were amazing and the guide (Rubens) was incredibly passionate and knowledgeable. It was great to learn about the culture and history from his eyes.... read more