Inca Trail Permit and Availability

When talking about the top 5 locations in the world that are best for hiking, you cannot miss the Inca Trail. The Inca trail stands as one of the most famous hiking sites amongst travelers seeking an incredible experience on an ancient pilgrimage route.   We know the Inca trail for its beautiful landscape, cultural significance, Steep mountain passes, green cloud forest, peaks, and architectural brilliance. Without a doubt, the Inca trail is worth paying a visit to. Although there are many routes to get to the incredible and ancient city of Machu Picchu, the Inca trail remains the most classic of them all – this is why it is called “the classic Inca trail”. The trail is a 4-day, 3-night hike into Machu Picchu through the popular Sun Gate (or the Inti Punku).   Due to the popularity of the Inca trail amongst tourists, the place sees a lot of trekkers every year. This has also allowed for strict regulations to govern the Inca Trail. Anyone wishing to trek the trail must observe every regulation – that is, after obtaining a permit and guide.   Availability and permits   As earlier established, there are schemes and stringent regulations laid down by the Peruvian … Continue reading Inca Trail Permit and Availability