Salkantay Trail, Peru

Our Most Popular Alternative To The Inca Trail, The Salkantay Trek To Machu Picchu Really Started Life As An Alternative For When People Couldn’t Secure A Permit For The “classic” Inca Trail. However, In Recent Years This Trek Has Become Something Of A Favourite And Many People Now Rate Salkantay As Better Than The Inca Trail Itself!

A Better Alternative

it’s A Little Tougher Than The Classic Trek, And Takes You A Little Higher, But The Reward Is Some Of The Best High-altitude Trekking In South America, With Views Of Stunning Snow-capped Peaks And Glaciers Before You Drop Down Into The Humid Semi-tropical Environment Around Machu Picchu…

Price Includes

  • Guided Trek
  • 4 Nights, Five Days
  • Four meals a day, and snacks
  • Entrance fee to Machu Pichu
  • Transfers to and from Cusco
  • Porter service
  • Sleeping Bag NOT included (you can rent for small fee)
  • Late bookings available, if Classic Inca Trail not available
  • Entrance fee to Waynu Pichu NOT included, please refer to activities section to Add to Itinerary

Medics Away require a ISIC card (available from STA travel and other student travel organisations). Extra charge if not ISIC card provided. All trips are subject to weather conditions. Included as part of the ‘Full Elective’ package.