Short Inca Trail Packing List

Complete Short Inca Trail Packing List An expert hiker knows, that he must prepare the necessary equipment, if he wants to conquer the fabulous Short Inca Trail. Unlike the 4-day Classic Inca Trail; on the short Inca hike to Machu Picchu the overnight, is at a hotel in the town of Aguas Calientes or at a campsite at the foot of the […]

Why was Machu Picchu built

  Why Was Machu Picchu Built On the Top of a Mountain The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu is located in one of the most dramatic and beautiful places on our planet. It is located between the Andean foothills and the beginning of the Amazon jungle. We are sure that it is not only its dramatic and beautiful natural environment; […]

Machu Picchu Updated Regulations

Updated Regulations to Visit Machu Picchu In 2017 new Machu Picchu Updated Regulations have been created for the conservation and protection of this wonder of the world. Basic rules to enter Machu Picchu. The only way to enter the citadel of Machu Picchu, is by presenting your entry ticket and your passport with which you made the purchase. The entrance […]

Inca Trail False Information and Myths

False information and myths about the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, is the most beautiful and spectacular hiking trail in South America. Is among the 5 most incredible trails in the world according to the National Geographic Traveler. These 4 days of hiking to Machu Picchu will be unforgettable, and this not only to […]

Machu Picchu Mountain vs Huayna Picchu

  If your next destination is the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu and you want to climb one of its two most famous mountains: In this article we will show you all details about Machu Picchu Mountain vs Huayna Picchu Mountain. Huayna Picchu mountain vs Machu Picchu mountain? Huayna Picchu or the young mountain is the mountain that you can […]

Machu Picchu History Through Time

Machu Picchu Citadel History Through Time The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu was built by the last and most powerful civilization on the American continent.  The Inca dynasty built a powerful citadel, on top of a mountain in the Peruvian Andes. Machu Picchu represents the greatness of the Inca empire; following we will detail you the Machu Picchu History Through […]

Huayna Picchu Updated Facts

2021: Updated Facts on Huayna Picchu The Huayna Picchu mountain is 2720 meters high and is located; Between the foothills of the eastern Andes and the beginning of the Amazon jungle. It is part of a large orographic formation known as the Vilcabamba batholith. Is mainly known for being the backdrop to the classic postcard of the Inca citadel of […]

Huayna Picchu Mountain History

History of the Young Mountain: Huayna Picchu The Huayna Picchu Mountain is located at 2720 meters of altitude; it is the most famous mountain in the entire Historic and Natural Sanctuary of Machu Picchu: due it is the backdrop to the postal photos of the citadel of Machu Picchu. In Quechua, which is the official language of the Incas; Huayna […]

Expert Inca Trail Guideline

Traveling the Inca Trail: an Expert Guideline to Enjoy to the Fullest. If you want to experience a truly unforgettable adventure, then you should consider hiking the Inca Trail. This trek takes 4 days to be hiked; where 45 km of beautiful views are covered, wonderful Inca ruins, spectacular snow-capped mountains and much more. An interesting fact about the Inca […]

Machu Picchu Short Inca Trail

Hike The Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, When you Don’t Have Much Time Many times it is difficult to have several days to give us a deserved vacation. If that is your case, Incas Path offers you the opportunity to hike the short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, for two days and one night. Having time to travel the […]