5. G Adventure-Inca Discovery Plus, Peru (9 days, Lima to Lima)
This trip is perfect for travelers eager to combine a cultural excursion with one of the world’s most memorable hikes. Sample seafood in Lima, marvel at the Sacred Valley, conquer the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.
This trip offers a fascinating combination of the region’s archaeological and cultural treasures. Retrace the steps of the Inca on a four-day trek along the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. While physically demanding, this hike will reward those willing to break a sweat with stunning views of ruins and cloud forests. G Adventures runs their own treks, which ensures fair treatment of porters and quality equipment. High-quality tents and camping gear are set up and maintained by G Adventure’s support staff, freeing you up to get the most out of your experience. On-trip meals are prepared from fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
G Adventures has an established set of protocols to effectively secure the permits required to hike the Inca Trail. This tour includes time in Lima and Cusco, a visit to a women’s weaving project in Sacred Valley, visits to indigenous villages, 5 nights in hotels, 3 nights camping, guided hike with cooks and porters, 8 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 3 dinners.
G Adventures offers something for everyone – with tours all over the world and travel styles such as Local Living Tours, Active Tours, Marine Tours, Private Groups, Family Tours, Rail Tours and National Geographic Journeys. Small group tours with G Adventures offer security, access, camaraderie and a true affinity with your destination. Also enjoy: no single supplements, 100% guaranteed departures, diverse transport, character-rich accommodations, regional cuisine, skilled guides (CEOs-Chief Experience Officers) and lifetime deposits.