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Peru Walking & Trekking Holidays

The Inca Empire made its home in the Andes and it is often said that Peru (and Bolivia) has a unique fusion of history and natural environment. For mountain lovers it is in every sense comparable with the Himalayas, but in addition it has an unrivalled historical impact that sets it aside from any other mountainous area in the world.


The Inca Trail is a ‘must’ for any walker and is the most famous trek in South America.
It was constructed as a highway connecting Cuzco with the lost city of Machu Picchu. The original trail has been carefully and comprehensively restored, and although it can be quite busy at times, it is unquestionably the most rewarding way to arrive at Machu Picchu, passing through wonderful mountain landscapes of Amazonian cloud forest and snow-capped Andean peaks. Though it is more than just a simple stroll, it should be within the capability of anyone who is in good health and fitness, and the rewards certainly justify the physical effort.

For a sneak preview of the delights of the Inca Trail, see our Google Earth video by clicking here:


If you do find that permits are no longer available for your chosen dates then take a look at our alternative Inca Trail trek - The Moonstone Trek.

This takes a higher route, well off the tourist path and offers remote walking past several recently discovered Inca and pre-Inca archaeological sites. And you still visit Machu Picchu at the end of the trek!

For the full story on this exciting new route, please click here!

Why travel with Exodus?

Award Winning Standards: The Peruvian Ministry of Tourism has cited our Peruvian partner, for the sixth consecutive year, as the ‘Best Regional Adventure Travel Agent’. They share our goal to set the standard for sustainable, responsible tourism in the Andes and also provide our clients with the very best in organisation and support.
Porter Protection: We are of course fully committed to our staff and porters and ensure that they get a fair wage and are equipped to deal with any inclement mountain conditions.

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Inca Trail & the Amazon Rainforest

Inca Trail & the Amazon Rainforest

15 days Excl. flights From
USD $3,475.00

Trekking, jungle and indigenous culture - the best of Peru

  • Walk the classic Inca Trail
  • Explore Lake Titicaca
  • Spend 3 nights in the rainforest
The Lost City of Choquequirao

 The Lost City of Choquequirao

13 days Excl. flights From
USD $1,955.00

A tough trek away from conventional routes to Inca ruins in the heart of the Vilcabamba Range

  • Discover the Vilcabamba Range
  • Explore the Sacred Valley fortresses
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Machu Picchu
The High Inca Trail

The High Inca Trail

14 days Excl. flights From
USD $2,185.00

Trek through Peru's remote Cordillera Vilcabamba, then join the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

  • Trek the remote Cordillera Vilcabamba
  • Camp below Salcantay's glaciers
  • Follow the classic Inca Trail
Huayhuash Circuit

Huayhuash Circuit

21 days Excl. flights From
USD $3,285.00

Trek this spectacular mountain circuit amidst Peru's most dramatic range

  • Circuit the Huayhuash Range
  • Cross the continental divide
  • Explore Joe Simpson's base camp
The Inca Trail

The Inca Trail

9 days Excl. flights From
USD $1,385.00

Follow in the footsteps of the Peruvian Incas

  • Trek the classic Inca Trail
  • Mystical Machu Picchu at dawn
  • Explore the Inca capital of Cuzco
Inca Trail Titicaca & Nazca

Inca Trail Titicaca & Nazca

15 days Excl. flights From
USD $2,755.00

Discover Peru's deserts and high Andes and follow a classic trekking route

  • Trek the famous Inca Trail
  • Explore the islands of Lake Titicaca
  • Travel through the Andes

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