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Machu Picchu Mountain Hike: How to Climb This Peak in Peru

The Machu Picchu Mountain hike should definitely form part of your visit to the Machu Picchu ruins in Peru. Hiking Machu Picchu Mountain leads you to the summit of Machu Picchu, othwerwise known as Machu Picchu peak. After gaining plenty...

Humantay Lake Hike: The Ultimate Guide To This Incredible Cusco Day Trip

For a truly incredible day trip from Cusco, you can’t go far wrong with the beautiful Humantay Lake Hike. The relatively short out and back trail to Laguna Humantay is a moderate hike encompassing some of the finest scenes of...

Huayna Picchu Hike: How to Climb This Mountain and Its Stairs of Death

The Huayna Picchu hike is a highlight of visiting the Machu Picchu ruins. By hiking Huayna Picchu, you’ll enjoy unrivalled views of Machu Picchu. Better yet, climbing Huayna Picchu Mountain itself is a thrilling trek. Whilst conquering the relatively modest...

How To Hike The Classic Salkantay Trail To Machu Picchu: 5-Day Guide

As quite possibly the most popular place to visit on a trip to Peru, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Machu Picchu deserves an equally impressive trek to reach it. And so, for a truly breathtaking and adventurous trail to...

Huchuy Picchu Hike: The Ultimate Guide to Huchuy Picchu Mountain

The Huchuy Picchu hike is the new kid on the block at Machu Picchu. Opening in 2021, the trail up Huchuy Picchu Mountain is the most recent addition when it comes to hiking at Machu Picchu. Given the Huchuy Picchu...

Choquequirao Treks: All Options Explained Including How to Do in 3 Days

The Choquequirao trek in the department of Cusco is easily one of the best hikes in Peru. But, there are quite a few ways to complete the Choquequirao trail. There are the three, four and five day Choquequirao treks to...

Salt Mines of Maras: How To Visit These Awesome Salt Ponds

The Salt Mines of Maras, also known as Las Salinas de Maras, is an epic attraction near Cusco. Positioned in the picturesque Sacred Valley, the Maras Salt Mines is a must-visit during your time in Peru. Truly, the gigantic salt...

Moray Inca Ruins: How To Visit These Epic Terraces

A day trip to the Moray Inca Ruins should be high on your to-do list during your time in Peru. Located in the picturesque Sacred Valley in the department of Cusco, the Moray ruins are a mesmerising archaeological site. In...

Huchuy Qosqo Trek: The Ultimate Guide To This Epic 1-Day Hike

As the heart of the Inca empire, it’s little wonder Cusco entices thousands of hikers to tackle its seemingly endless kilometres of Inca trails. But, one hike we came across, with a fraction of the usual tourist numbers, was the...