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Venture to the ancient Incan capital of Cusco, Peru on one of these 18 incredible treks for 2024 and 2025. Explore the breathtaking landscape surrounding this historical city, from snow-dusted peaks to mysterious ruins hidden in lush valleys. Marvel at the sights of Machu Picchu and its iconic terraces as you trek along the ancient Inca Trail. As you journey through high altitude passes and meander down trails alongside soaring mountains, get a glimpse into centuries-old traditions still alive in local villages like Cusco, Quinta San Blas Hotel, and Andenes. Our Cusco hiking trips start at $1,932 for adventures lasting 5 to 13 days, offering an unforgettable experience with every step! At Adventure Life, we promise your safety, comfort, and enjoyment while helping you explore Peru's stunning scenery responsibly and sustainably. Contact one of our Peru trekking specialists today to plan your next seamless trip!
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Machu Picchu at sunrise
$3,008
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Classic Inca Trail

10 Day Itinerary
  • Trek the classic Inca Trail
  • Explore the highlights of Cusco
  • Visit several Inca ruin sites
  • Watch the sunrise over Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Walk in the footsteps of the Inca on one of the world's oldest pilgrimages on our classic Inca Trail tour. This 10-day trip which spends 4 days hiking the 26 mile long Inca Trail trek is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You'll hike up to 13,800 feet in altitude passing Inca ruins and …
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Couple looks out over Machu Picchu
$1,931
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Inca Trail Express

5 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking
Activity Level:
Challenging
The 4-day Inca Trail trek is an exciting, high mountain experience where we climb up to 4200 meters (over 13,000 feet!), passing glacier covered peaks and descending into lush, green cloudforest before arriving at the Gate of the Sun and the fabled ruins of Machu Picchu. Spend the rest of the day …
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Llamas in Machu Picchu
$3,052
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Classic Salkantay Trek

Via Hidroelectrica - 9 Day Itinerary
  • Travel the Salkantay Trail
  • Visit local communities
  • Explore Machu Picchu
Starts / Ends:
Cusco / Cusco
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Camping, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
This 5-day trekking route leading to Machu Picchu is a less traveled alternative to the Inca Trail. The Incasconsidered Salkantay to be one of the main deities controlling weather due to its location.The stunning views of Salkantay and Lake Humantay are highlights on this trek. Start hiking from …
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Camping along the Inca Trail
$6,871
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Luxury Inca Trail

10 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Land Tours, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Hike the classic Inca Trail while camping in style. This 4-day Inca Trail trek is combined with an upscale camping experience offering cots, hot water showers, and incredible views. Climb up to 13,800 feet, pass glacier covered peaks and descend into lush, green cloudforests. Enjoy fine cuisine …
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Views from the Cachiccata Trek
$192
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Ollantaytambo - Cachiccata Quarry Hike

1 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
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Lodge to Lodge Salcantay Trek
$3,918
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Lodge to Lodge Salkantay Trek

Small Group Trek - 11 Day Itinerary
  • Explore historic Cusco
  • Trek the varied Andean terrain
  • Stay in luxury lodges along the way
  • Explore the ruins of Machu Picchu
Activities:
Adventure Options, Archaeological Site Visits, Hiking
Activity Level:
Challenging
Your journey along the Salkantay trail will take you through varied terrain both challenging and awe-inspiring.Up-closeviews of glacier mountain peaks, mysterious mist surrounding fields of boulders, and cattle drives through the most remote of mountain areas. Such sights will enhance the …
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The scenic Peruvian Andes
$213
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Huchuyqosqo Hike

1 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
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Mt Veronica - It is a beautiful mountain!
$3,950
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Salkantay & Classic Inca Trail Trek

12 Day Itinerary
Starts / Ends:
Lima / Lima
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Land Tours, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Within the majestic Vilcabamba range, the glacier-capped summit of Mount Salkantayrises grandly above the neighboring peaks. Local Quechua Indians consider Salkantayto be sacred, worshiping the mountain as their ancestors have for thousands of years. After exploring colonial Cusco and the Sacred …
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Hiking around Peru
$163
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Chacan Rainbow Temple and Cusilluchayoc Ruins Hike

Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
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Our guide as the sun breaks through the clouds
$3,144
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Inca Pathways

Inca Trail - 13 Day Itinerary
  • Explore floating islands
  • Visit the highlights of Cusco
  • Tour pre-Colombian salt mines
  • Trek the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Homestays, Land Tours, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Explore the best of the Inca Empire on one of our most popular Peru tours that culminates in a 4-day trek ending in Machu Picchu. To acclimatize for the trek, spend time experiencing the local culture staying with a family on the floating islands of Lake Titicaca. Next, we'll travel to Cusco …
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Incredible views on the Ausangate Trek
$2,535
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Ausangate Trek

10 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Camping, Hiking, Land
Activity Level:
Challenging
At 20,900 feet, Mount Ausangate is the highest peak in the Cusco region. Considered by local trekkers to be one of the most stunning and remote treks in Peru, this six day journey makes a complete circuit around the majestic mountain. Mount Ausangate has long been considered sacred by the Andean …
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Sun Gate and La Veronica
$3,018
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Cachiccata Trek

Alternative Inca Trail - 10 Day Itinerary
  • Encounter local people as you trek
  • View the Urubamba mountain range
  • Explore the Inca stronghold, Cusco
  • Take in the ruins of Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
The Cachiccata Trek is a great alternative to the famed Inca Trail hike. The Cachiccata Trail was built by the Incas and used for hundreds of years to access local communities and transport goods. This trail is not as well known as the classic Inca Trail, so expect far fewer crowds and a more …
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Take in the views of Choquequirao as you hike Peru
$3,813
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Choquequirao Trek and Machu Picchu

12 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Cusco's markets & churches
  • Trek an Inca path to Choquequirao
  • Journey through the Sacred Valley
  • Tour Machu Picchu with your guide
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Hiking, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
The ancient city of Choquequirao is often referred to as Machu Picchu's sister city. Choquequirao, meaning "cradle of gold" in the Quechua language, is only accessible by foot. After two days of stunning hiking, travelers explore the ruins at leisure during the day, and camp near the …
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Machu Picchu
$4,283
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Lodge-Based Machu Picchu Multisport Adventure

Small Group Departure - 9 Day Itinerary
  • Hike from Cusco to Sacsayhuaman
  • Experience biking or zipline
  • Horseback ride in Sacred Valley
Starts / Ends:
Lima / Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Biking, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Join this 9-day lodge-based Machu Picchu multisport adventure. Arrive in Lima and explore Cusco's markets and weaving traditions. Enjoy a scenic hike to Sacsayhuaman and activities at Lake Piuray. Journey to Maras for biking or ziplining, then to Huacahuasi for hiking options. Experience Totora …
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Trekking the Peruvian Andes
$5,828
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Black Diamond Trek to Machu Picchu

12 Day Itinerary
  • Explore Cusco's markets and ruins
  • Kayak or bike at Piuray Lake
  • Hike through the Sacred Valley
  • Trek up Huayna Picchu Mountain
Starts / Ends:
Wyndham Costa Del Sol Lima Airport / Machu Picchu
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Biking, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Experience Peru's ancient wonders and natural beauty on this exciting 12-day Black Diamond Trek to Machu Picchu. This tripseamlessly blends luxury camping and cozy mountain lodges, accompanied by seasoned guides and a dedicated support team.Explore Cusco's markets and ruins before starting …
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Pose with stunning Machu Picchu as your backdrop during your travels to Peru
$4,376
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Inti Raymi + Inca Trail

11 Day Itinerary
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Camping, Festival Visits, Hiking, Land Tours, Local Market Visits
Activity Level:
Challenging
Walk in the footsteps of the Inca on one of the world's oldest pilgrimages, the Inca Trail. The 4-day Inca Trail trek is an exciting, high mountain experience where we climb up to 4200 meters, passing glacier covered peaks and descending into lush, green cloudforest. To acclimatize for our …
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Impressive colored mountain range of Palcoyo
$181
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Palcoyo Mountain

1 Day Itinerary
  • Visit spectacular Palcoyo Mountain
Activities:
Adventure Options, Land
Activity Level:
Moderate
The adventure begins with theimpressive colored mountain range of Palcoyo. The mountainacquires this coloration due to minerals such as iron, magnesium, calcium, among others, accumulated over millions of years and that nowadays offer a visual spectacle.enjoy the beautiful view of the mountain …
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Palcoyo Mountain
$211
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Palcoyo mountain with visit to Qeswachaca

1 Day Itinerary
  • Visit spectacular Palcoyo Mountain
  • Visit Qeswachaka Bridge
Activities:
Adventure Options, Land
Activity Level:
Moderate
This mountain of colors, like Vinicunca, acquires its tones by minerals such as iron, magnesium and calcium accumulated for thousands of years.After Palcoyo, board the transport to head towards Cusco making a stop at the Qeswachaka Bridge, a Cultural Heritage of the Nation. Enjoy the tour and the …
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