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THE UNTOUCHED, UNTAMED ROUTES TO MACHU PICCHU

A breathtaking view is just the beginning. Travelers who chose the less frequented path to Machu Picchu are rewarded with authentic, immersive, and exclusive experiences. Multi day lodge-to-lodge journeys that are designed to rejuvenate the soul.

Be humbled by natureʻs majesty on the 7-day Salkantay Trek or discover the living culture of Quechua-speaking communities on the 5 or 7-day Upper Sacred Valley and Lares Adventure.





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    The Experience



    • Unique multi day experiences to fit a wide variety of travel styles.
    • Top-notch lodging, cuisine, and amenities in our signature lodges and affiliate properties.
    • Each program led by highly experienced guides who share their vast knowledge of the land, history, and culture of the Cusco region.
    • Compelling guided tour of Machu Picchu.
    • Full-service door-to-door itineraries from Cusco for the duration of each program.

    5 or 7-Day Experience

    Upper Sacred Valley and Lares Adventure to Machu Picchu

    • 5 or 7-day adventure to Machu Picchu through the relatively undiscovered Lares region
    • Learn about ancient traditions and visit communities who produce some of the finest textiles in Peru.
    • Daily hiking and cultural excursion options— design your own unique journey!

    Adventures starting at:
    5-Day Program: $2,100
    7-Day Program: $2,600
    Green Season (March 1st – March 31st & November 1st – December 14th)

    5-Day Program: $2,800
    7-Day Program: $3,600
    High Season (April 1st – October 31st & December 15th – December 31st)

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    7-Day Experience

    The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu

    • A fully-guided 7-day lodge-to-lodge trek along the Salkantay Trail to Machu Picchu.
    • Journey over a 15,000’/4,500m mountain pass and through bucolic rolling hills, dramatic boulder fields, mysterious cloud forests, and twelve other diverse bio-zones that comprise the Andean highlands.

    Adventures starting at:
    7-Day Program: $3,300
    Green Season (March 1st – March 31st & November 1st – December 14th)
    7-Day Program: $4,400
    High Season (April 1st – October 31st & December 15th – December 31st)

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    7-Day Experience

    The Salkantay Equestrian Journey to Machu Picchu

    • A fully-guided 7-day lodge-to-lodge equestrian journey along the Salkantay Trail to Machu Picchu.
    • Fine American quarter horses extensively trained for the varied Salkantay terrain.

    Adventures starting at:
    7-Day Program: $3,990
    Green Season (March 1st – March 31st & November 1st – December 14th)
    7-Day Program: $4,990
    High Season (April 1st – October 31st & December 15th – December 31st)

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    10-DAY EXPERIENCE

    The Grand Andean Experience

    • A thrilling 10-day adventure to Machu Picchu that combines two of our signature programs: the Sacred Valley and Lares Adventure and the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu.
    • A comprehensive exploration of the Sacred Valley of the Incas and beyond, along with a fully-guided 7-day lodge-to-lodge trek to Machu Picchu.
    • Features a combination of both active and cultural excursion options

    Adventures starting at:
    10-Day Program: $4,500
    Green Season (March 1st – March 31st & November 1st – December 14th)
    10-Day Program: $5,500
    High Season (April 1st – October 31st & December 15th – December 31st)

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    10-DAY EXPERIENCE

    Black Diamond Trek to Machu Picchu

    • 10-day fully-guided adventure to traditional Andean villages and remote archaeological sites
    • Trekking routes specially curated by locals with on the ground knowledge
    • Accommodations include a mix of deluxe mountain lodges and premium camping

    Adventures starting at:
    10-Day Program: $5,500

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    ONE-OF-A-KIND EXPERIENCES

    Special Interest Travel

    Join us on one of our new Special Interest Travel limited departure programs—unique, focused adventure experiences led by our world-class mountain guides as well as accredited experts in each field. Each journey includes a mix of deluxe mountain lodges and boutique hotels and culminates at Machu Picchu. Choose from:

    • 7-Day Journey Into Andean Archaeoastronomy and Ancient Civilizations
    • 7-Day Multi-Sport Adventure
    • 8-Day Yoga and Wellness Experience

    Adventures starting at: $3,390 USD

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    3-DAY EXPERIENCE

    Salkantay Lodge Excursion

    • 3-day adventure with our flagship Salkantay Lodge as home base
    • Guided explorations of Soraypampa, Humantay Lake, and the Salkantay Pass
    • Optional trip extension to Machu Picchu
    • Ideal for travelers short on time!

    Adventures starting at: $699 USD

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    3-DAY EXPERIENCE

    Lamay Lodge Excursion

    • 3-day adventure with Lamay Lodge as home base
    • Guided explorations of the Sacred Valley including Chinchero, Moray and Maras
    • Optional trip extension to Machu Picchu
    • Ideal for travelers short on time!

    Adventures starting at: $499 USD

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