Alpaca Expeditions
CONTACT: Nancy Harrison
TEL: 307.421.4473

So - you want to go Machu Picchu – Right Now!
Inca Trail Sold Out through October

Cusco, Peru – The trek to Machu Picchu is on the life list for many people. As travelers seek to book trips at the last minute – they may find the Inca Trail Hike is not available. As of May 1; permits to trek the Inca Trail are sold out through October 2018. So – where does that leave late bookers? Thankfully there are alternative routes to achieve the goal of visiting Machu Picchu – many of them are preferred routes for hikers.
Although It may seem overwhelming to plan a trip to Peru to visit Machu Picchu with so many choices. Alpaca Expeditions is ready to assist in making the best decisions for travel and to providing the most memorable experience possible. The first decision that has to be made is choosing the route to take. Alternative routes to Machu Picchu include the Salkantay Trek which is 5.5 days.
New in 2018, Alpaca Expeditions have re-designed their Salkantay 5-Day trek. This new itinerary includes the hike to the impressive, crystalline-blue Humantay lagoon and the overnight stay in our Llactapata Campsite – right in front of Machu Picchu. Even more impressive, the cost of this trek is only $595!
The Lares Trek is quickly growing in popularity. This trek combines the beauty of the mountains with a cultural visit to two different villages, deep in the mountains. Spend time learning about their culture, traditions and perhaps, join a game of futbol with the kids. This four day trek is priced at $575.
Alpaca Expeditions offer itineraries which camp all the way and others include hotel accommodations all the way. There are even train trips from Cusco to Machu Picchu with no hiking at all. Alpaca Expeditions will help choose the best fit for each guest.
Alpaca Expeditions outlines the various trips on their website along with packing lists, weather reports, recommendations for dealing with high altitudes and more. Their trip planners are always available to provide additional information to help in decision making. Their commitment to safety, comfort and great experiences assure guests have a memorable time.
Alpaca Expeditions is the highest rated operator in Peru offering treks to Machu Picchu. Their services to guests include everything from applying for permits, guiding groups on all trails, providing for all needs along the way. Using superior equipment, gear and well-trained and experienced guides, Alpaca Expeditions guests are well taken care of and safe on the trail.
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About Alpaca Expeditions
Alpaca Expeditions, 100 % Peruvian company, is a pioneer adventure operator diligently working to provide the best services in available. Although they offer daily departures, it’s important to check with a member of their sales team to plan a trek. Please email them at,. They stand ready to help answer questions and help prepare for this amazing journey.

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