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Inca Trail Express - Intrepid Travel
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Tracey "The quarry trail was one of the best hiking trips I have ever experienced. Hiking at altitude was a new experience for me and a good challenge. The views were incredible - especially at tge 4450m summit. Our guide Carlos was excellent, and the hard-working horsemen and chefs really were outstanding. Our camps were set up by the time we arrived, and the food was delicious and plentiful. A reall..."
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40 reviews
Starts
Cusco
+4 Destinations
Andes Mountains
Ends
Cusco
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Highlights

  • Visit the Coca Museum in Cuzco
  • Hike the magnificent Inca Trail
  • Learn about local lifestyle and tradition
  • Relax in Aguas Calientes’ hot springs
Age range
15 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Camping
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Mini-coach
Physical Rating
Active
Travel style
Hiking & Trekking, Adventure, Mountain Hikes
Start and end in Cusco! With the hiking & trekking tour Inca Trail Express, you have a 7 day tour package taking you through Cusco, Peru and 4 other destinations in Peru. Inca Trail Express includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
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  • SP
    Written on September 16, 2018
    3.5 - Good

    The most disappointing part of this trip was the lodging at the Cusco especially when I made arrangement to stay extra two nights in that Inn. The inn was very noisy well into the late night; the curtain was too thin to block the light from the hall way and the room I stayed had a damp smell that was so unpleasant. If I had known, I would not spend the extra two days in that inn and had found a quieter place to rest. After all, a traveler just needs good night sleep in quiet and comfortable bed. The itinerary is missing an important information about toilet situation in the Inca Quarry trail. Again that information may have made us to choose different itinerary.
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  • MH
    Written on September 6, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Had great time! Intrepid was fantastic!
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  • PH
    Written on May 13, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Ali and Vladamire (sp?) were excellent, superb guides from start to finish. They were wise students of Inca Culture and shared as much information as we were able or wanted to absorb.
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Peter, thanks for sharing your experience with us, we're so glad to hear you had a great time in Peru! Hope to see you on another trip with us again soon - where's your next trek? Kind regards, Intrepid
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  • Inca Trail Express reviewer 4
    Written on May 11, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Really good tour, highly recommend!
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Calin, thanks for sharing your experience with us, we are delighted to hear you had a great time in Peru! Hope to see you on another trip with us again soon! Kind regards, Intrepid
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  • A
    Written on April 11, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Rigorous physical trick but spectacular scenery. Food at the campsite was outstanding! Guides, Henry and Valdimir were very attentive and watched out for all levels of hikers. Once in a lifetime journey.
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi, thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re delighted to hear that you enjoyed trekking the Inca Trail with us. We hope to see you on another trip with us again soon – where’s your next adventure? Kind regards, Intrepid
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  • A
    Written on March 21, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    very great time! i really enjoyed it!
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Glad to hear that you had a great time in Peru, and we hope Machu Picchu lived up to your expectations! Hope to see you on another trip with us again soon. Kind regards, Intrepid
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  • EB
    Written on February 24, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    This trip Surpassed my expectations. The tour guide,Wilbur, and my hiking guide, Marcia, were absolutely amazing! I celebrated my birthday on this trek and I was treated like a queen! Marcia and the trek support staff not only baked me a cake on top of a mountain, but also surprised me with a Peruvian delicacy as a main course. I would not hesitate to travel with Intrepid again and I would request these tour guides if I came back to Peru.
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Erica, Thank you for sharing your experience (and great photos!), sounds like you had a fabulous time. Receiving feedback from our passengers is great as it helps us to know where we’re meeting or hopefully even exceeding expectations. We always share positive comments like these with our global team, where they are very much appreciated. We’re delighted to hear that you had a great time with us (and, from the sounds of it, a very happy birthday!) and we hope to see you on another trip again soon! Kind regards, Intrepid
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  • AG
    Written on December 15, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    The Inca trail express tour was amazing. Our guides were veryinformative, helpful encouraging and positive. All members of the group were valued and treated with respect! The porters, cooks and assistance were nothing short of outstanding taking care of all our needs.
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  • AA
    Written on April 10, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Great trip. Everyone should do the Inca trail atleast one in their life. Just have in mind that it requires decent fitness level, specially if you are hot but alltitude sikness.
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  • Inca Trail Express reviewer 10
    Written on July 11, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    The quarry trail was one of the best hiking trips I have ever experienced. Hiking at altitude was a new experience for me and a good challenge. The views were incredible - especially at tge 4450m summit. Our guide Carlos was excellent, and the hard-working horsemen and chefs really were outstanding. Our camps were set up by the time we arrived, and the food was delicious and plentiful. A really top experience!
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: Cusco
  2. Day 2: Sacred Valley/Ollantaytambo
  3. Day 3: Inca Trail, Inca Quarry Trail or Train Option
  4. Day 4: Inca Trail, Inca Quarry Trail or Train Option
  5. Day 5: Inca Trail, Inca Quarry Trail or Train Option
  6. Day 6: Inca Trail, Inca Quarry Trail or Train Option (Machu Picchu)
  7. Day 7: Cusco

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The last day of this tour is just a departure day as there are no activities planned, which means you are able to depart Hotel Awkis Dream in Cusco at any time you wish.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      This tour starts in Cusco at Hotel Awkis Dream (hotel subject to change) with a welcome meeting at 2 pm. At the welcome meeting, you will meet your guide and fellow travellers and spend some time acclimatising to the high altitude (3,450 m) before heading out on an orientation walk.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are not included in the tour price but can be pre-booked for an additional cost. Once you have a confirmed booking please contact our customer support team for more information.

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    Guides who have led this tour

    • Anna Teneggi
      "Im an energetic person who never stops, I am excited about our great nature and animals which we can..."
    • Ivan Švacov
      "I love exploring new cultures, civilizations, books... but most of all - people. Working as a guide has..."

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    • Jane7th September 2018
      Amazing, prompt service--even when we are all in different time zones! Could not ask for more! Communication couldn't be better.

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    Recommended for Peru. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
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    Recommended for Peru. Ideally 3 months before travel.
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    Recommended for Peru. Ideally 1 month before travel.
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    Recommended for Peru. Ideally 10 days before travel.

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    Location
    Start and end in Cusco.
    Hold my space
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    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 23 November 2018 the full payment of $1,020 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1020 for Inca Trail Express, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 219 km.
    • Cusco (Peru)
    • 24 km
    • Sacred Valley (Peru)
    • 21 km
    • Ollantaytambo (Peru)
    • 67 km
    • Inca Trail (Peru)
    • 42 km
    • Machu Picchu (Peru)
    • 65 km
    • Cusco (Peru)

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