If the Classic Inca Trail is fully booked, but you still desire to hike to Machu Picchu. We recommend the best Inca Trail Alternative treks page and choose the best alternatives hike such as Salkantay Trek, Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu, Lares Trek and Cachicata Trek, Vilcabamba trek, Choquequirao trek or Choquequirao Machu Picchu, this options is best route to the lost city of the Incas.
Trekking the Inca Trail in Peru is possibly one of the most unbelievable travel adventures in the world. However it is not the only one, there are various alternative treks that also lead to Machu Picchu. We offer various hiking experiences, devised to be suitable for most budgets and break agendas.
The experience of reaching Machu Picchu on foot is a unique content feeling, which is why the Inca Trail trek has become such a favorite in recent years. These days you can’t just come to Cusco and be guaranteed a space on the Inca Trail. To restrict deterioration to the trail, the Peruvian government now restricts the number of people to 500 on this four day hike to Machu Picchu daily. This means if you don’t get a ticket, months in advance you could get stuck drinking pisco sours and watching repeats on the tv at your Cusco hotel. Happily the alternative treks are brimming with less known, yet no less astonishing treks.