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THE BEST PERU TREKS IN CUSCO – 2024

THE BEST PERU TREKS IN CUSCO - 2024

The best Peru treks not only boast breathtaking Inca sites and an important history legacy among the streets; also, it features outstanding hidden natural wonders to see, feel and experience. Although, the best time to trek in peru and cusco is within April and November (the drying season); you must know the most valuable characteristics of the touristic trails that Natourandes has for you along Cusco.

However, what about connecting Cusco and its highands with Tambopata and its lush jungle? We have the solution through our “Andean trail to Jungle” and “Salkantay glacier to the Phenomenal Jungle” journeys.

It is time to choose the best Peru treks for you!

Peru treks

1. Incas weaver’s route:

This is one of the best hikes in Peru for those who love Andean textiles, because you will visit Cochayoc, where the local community is famous for its textile tradition; as well as Cachin, whose inhabitants are famous for their weavings.

In addition, you will travel to Machupicchu citadel, get to see why this is considered one of the best treks in the world!

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2. Inca trail:

There are two options of inca trail (best Peru treks) towards the Peru’s wonder:

  • The Classic Inca Trail Hike to Machu Picchu, which allows you to visit several archaeological site such as Patallaqta, Runkurakay, Sayaqmarka, Phuyupatamarka, Intipata and more before the arrival to one of the seven wonders in the world.
  • Short inca trail, which takes you through a stretch of the Inca trail towards Machupicchu, and on the way you could appreciate Chachabamba, Wiñaywayna and Inti punku sites. You will overnight in a great hotel from Aguas Calientes.

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3. Inca journey to Machu Picchu:

One of the best options for a Peru hiking trip owing to it allows you to hike through the short Inca trail towards Machupicchu (high jungle) and then takes you to enjoy the surprising Rainbow Mountain (Andean highlands). Therefore, you could compare two different elevations and landscapes in Cusco.

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4. Humantay Full Day Hike:

A journey within snowcapped mountains and beautiful views to reach the stunning Humantay lake to feel the energy of this ancient lagoon as well as the sacred Salkantay snowcapped mountain. By the way, if you want to do this trek, keep in mind the best time tu run some Peru multi day tours.

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5. Inca Quarry Trail to Machu Picchu:

Considered as one of the new best Peru treks, this trail allows you to know the ancient Kachiqata quarry, the breathtaking intipunku (the gate of the sun), the small Choquequilla archaeological site and the exciting Perolniyoc cascade, before reaching at Machupicchu archaeological complex.

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6. Salkantay trekking:

By hiking Peru paths among high passes and unforgettable landscapes, white snowcapped peaks and green rainforest merge through his trekking. This road to Machupicchu is known as one of the best Peru treks due to its diversity of flora and fauna.

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7. Small Cusco over the mountains to Machu Picchu:

Only you need two days to visit Huchuy Qosqo, which is one of the most important inca sites in the sacred valley, before resting in the ancient Ollantaytambo town to keep traveling until Machupicchu. This trekking suits adventurer souls!

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8. Rainbow Mountain Full Day tour:

Many travel magazines around the world suggest visiting this surreal mountain once in the lifetime, owing to the natural soils that embellish a high mountain known as Vinicunca. By the way, before heading to Rainbow Mountain, you need to be acclimatized.

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9. The Great Andean Trail to Machu Picchu:

Visit the sacred valley of the Incas and overnight in the Ollantaytambo inca town before beginning the 4-day inca trail towards Machupicchu. The perfect fusion of the best Peru treks and the best tour in the sacred valley.

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DON’T MISS OUT THE CHANCE TO RUN ONE OF THE BEST PERU TREKS!

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