Category: Inca Trail

Stone path surrounded by greenery with mountains in the distance.

Inca Trail Map: Step by Step to Machu Picchu

Embark on an Andean trekking adventure to Machu Picchu. Using our illustrated Inca Trail map, discover the attractions and altitudes each day of the classic 4-day Inca Trail.

Inca Trail porter wearing a backpack and walking up stone steps

Inca Trail Porters: Rockstars of the Andes

Discover who they are, what they do, how much to tip, and more.

Hiking the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu

Andean Trails: Abbey takes on the Salkantay Trek

Learn why Abbey would definitely do another trek to Machu Picchu again, despite the physical challenge!

Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Photo from AirPano

Peru’s Inca Trail will change your life, CNN says

Peru’s Inca Trail was recently named 3rd on CNN’s list of “49 Journeys that will Change Your Life”.

Ancient Inca ruins along the Inca Trail in Peru

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Every year, countless travelers dream of a special Peru vacation: hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Securing a spot requires months of advance planning.

Machu Picchu

Tips & tricks from a PFL Inca Trail Trekker

Jennie summarizes her best memories, her thoughts along the way, entrance to the Inka Trail, and personal tips for anyone wanting to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

Inca Trail: Sites you’ll see along the way

Most people hike the Inca Trail to see the world famous Machu Picchu. But what you may not realize is that the journey to the citadel is strewn with fascinating Inca ruins and splendid archeological complexes.

Step-By-Step on the Lares Trek

Follow along on a daily breakdown of a 4-day Lares Trek to Machu Picchu.