The Classic Inca Trail is one of the most desired trek in the world because of its unparalleled ecological diversity and wealth of archaeological treasures. The Machu Picchu Historical Sanctuary covers 32,952 hectares and it is home to a network of Inca roadways, several archeological sites, 10 ecological zones (from glacial peaks to tropical forests), over […]
Short Inca Trail Trek Combos to Machu Picchu
Short Inca Trail Trek combos are the best of both worlds!
On an Inca Trail Combo Trek, you get to trek part or all of the of the Inca Trail combined with another popular trek such as the Lares or Salkantay Trek. Note, some combo treks include all of the Classic Inca Trail trek plus another trek and many include the 2 day or Short Inca Trail at the end of the trek. They have become quite popular and only a few Inca Trail Operators are offering them to their clients.
Thus, you trek in the footsteps of the Incas on the famous Inca Trail which is known for its ecological diversity, archeological treasures. It is the only trek that passes through the Sun Gate directly to the Majestic Machu Picchu Citadel.
In addition, you get to enjoy the Lares Trek, which offers interactions with isolated indigenous communities, majestic glaciers, blue glacial lakes, waterfalls, and herds of llamas and alpacas. Or try the Salkantay Trek known for its white glacier tipped mountains, crystal clear blue lakes, and wildlife. If you want a true wilderness experience in the magnificent Andes Mountains this trek is for you. If you are looking for the best of both worlds, then combo treks are for you. All of them allow you to pass through the Sun Gate directly to the Machu Picchu Citadel. It is only possible when hiking the Inca Trail treks. Below are links to various Inca Trail Operators that are offering Inca Trail Combo Treks. Click for more information and prices.