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Salkantay Trek Machu Picchu

At Salkantay Trek Machu, we are a sustainable tourism operator in Peru since 2017. We offer trekking & hiking, multi-adventure, and culture activity. We love adventure travel and always have. have since expanded to offer more than 100 itineraries to trip Peru. The most popular destinations are Inca Trail Tours, Salkantay trek, Kuelap, Lake Titicaca and Machu Picchu. If you are considering a Machu Picchu visit, but you are looking for a different and unique tourist path, then do not hesitate to contact us!

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Preserving the Sacred Salkantay Trail: A Call for Responsible Travel.

The Salkantay Trail is renowned as the most beautiful route, considered the sacred mountain by local Incas and residents. It has emerged as an alternative trek to the Inca Trail and has been recognized as one of the top 25 best routes to visit by National Geographic. Unfortunately, the trail faces exploitation by tourist operators and travelers, often without responsible practices.


The Salkantay Trek once boasted one of the most enchanting natural routes worldwide. Tour operators used to bring personal tents, dining tents, and toilet facilities, leaving the landscape untouched. Throughout the journey, one could witness pristine nature and wildlife. However, irresponsible companies have marred the trail over time by constructing igloos, hotels, and restaurants at former campsites solely for profit, thereby destroying the natural beauty of this trail. To preserve the sacred mountain, we strongly recommend practicing responsible travel.


Read More: Salkantay Trek Devastation and Animal Exploitation


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How to Book with Salkantay Trek Machu

Salkantay Trek Machu specializes in trekking and hiking, providing the best Inca Trail, Salkantay Trekking, and Machu Picchu tours.


Inca Trail Tours

If you wish to book the Inca Trail Tours, we recommend doing so in advance, as there are only 500 spots available every day. Choose the ideal time for your Inca Trail hike and contact us; our staff will promptly confirm your booking.


Salkantay Tours

Discover the best Salkantay Trek experiences with Salkantay Trek Machu! Choose your preferred hiking time and easily book online through our user-friendly system.


Our treks come with a 100% departure guarantee, but keep in mind that train tickets and entrance to Huayna Picchu mountain depend on availability. To ensure your adventure is exactly as you envision, we HIGHLY recommend booking in advance!


IMPORTANT: April, May, June, and July mark the peak season in Cusco. During this time, train tickets SELL OUT QUICKLY! While the trek departs daily, return train tickets may become unavailable for last-minute bookings. To avoid any inconvenience, please make your reservation several weeks in advance.


Our dedicated team, based in Cusco, is ready to assist you in booking your Inca Trail, Salkantay Trail, and alternative treks.

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Salkantay Trek Reviews

Stephanie Winnard


Overall I really enjoyed the trip. I was quite apprehensive at first, as I wasnt sure how hard it was going to be, but Washington our guide was really helpful and understanding the first day was pretty hard for ...

Daniel Childs


The trek has been excellent and all the staff were friendly, professional and attentive.

The cook and food  was tasty and plentiful.

Accomodation tents are good quality, 

 sleeping bags are good. Hotel is basic and clean. 

Guide Ali has been fantastic,welcoming and enthusiastic 

She ...

Elisabelle Cassette Ramonden


All of the staffs are amazing and devoted to their work!

The Salkantay trek had a nice variety of landscape and extraordinary views

It is a relief to have a horse man to carry a part of our lugage.

Edmar was a ...

Svetoslav Kuzev


Engaging and knowledgabe guide.

Equipment provided (tents and sleeping bags) very good quality.

Well planned and timed route.

Good porters.

 overall a great quality trek with very few hiccups


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