For the adventurous-spirited among us, every summer comes with a beckoning to a new place, exploring its cuisine and cultures to open up a new world. And what better place to take your sense of exploration than the captivating natural wonders of Peru?
If you’ve got the travel bug and wish to make a memorable summer this year, here are our most popular treks of 2023 that you shouldn’t miss out on!
Rainbow Mountain Private Tour
With this private tour, you can head on a personalized excursion to the enthralling Rainbow Mountain, particularly suited for friends, families, or colleagues.
At dawn, we will be picking you up from your lodgings at 4 a.m. and begin an incredible experience in the center of the Mountains. Ascend in comfort in our exclusive van to the trek’s launch site at 4,650 meters above sea level.
The trail leads to the spectacular Rainbow Mountain peak at 5,050 meters via stunning landscapes. We return to Cusco at 2:30 p.m. after a scrumptious lunch, preserving the memories of our magical adventure.
We recommend the Ausangatetrek for our experienced hikers and trekkers, given that it’s one of the most difficult trails in the region and requires climate acclimatization. Throughout this 4-day adventure, you’ll travel through a tapestry of Andean landscapes, passing through valleys, mountains, and lagoons, which showcase the Andes’ true character.
You’ll get to explore time-honored Andean towns and immerse yourself in the diversity of local customs and customs as well as the majestic Ausangate Mountain and its passes, such as the legendary Palomani Pass at 5,121 meters above sea level.
While camping under the stars, you’ll also have the opportunity to interact with the lively wildlife, which includes charming llamas and alpacas, and enjoy gorgeous lakes, the likes of which you wouldn’t have ever seen before! Your remarkable voyage comes to an end in the charming village of Tinqui.
Sacred Valley Tour
This tour is among our most popular treks of 2023 because of the historical journey it takes you on. Our trip begins at 6:30 a.m. when we visit the ancient Inca ruins at PISAC, which includes an observatory for astronomy, a sundial clock, and an intriguing cemetery.
Here, you can admire the magnificent ruins of Ollantaytambo, which are a living witness to Inca brilliance, and indulge in the Misminay community’s cultural heritage during a delicious lunch when people share their customs and tales.
But that’s not all. You’ll also visit Moray’s mysterious concentric circular terraces, which are utilized for experimental crops, and Salineras de Maras, the world’s largest pre-Inca salt mine!
Machu Picchu by Train
Nothing, in our humble opinion, compares to the splendor of Machu Picchu, which is why we’ve organized a full-day excursion to this iconic site. Our team will pick you up from your Cusco lodging at 4:30 a.m. and take you to the Ollantaytambo train terminal.
This is where you’ll board a picturesque train excursion through several natural zones, from the tranquil Altiplanicas to the luscious subtropical valleys. Upon arrival in Machu Picchu Town, you’ll then take a picturesque bus trip to the renowned Inca Site.
Our experts will conduct a 2-hour exploration of the historical importance of this ancient fortress. Take in the sweeping panorama from Huayna Picchu, the journey’s crowning treasure.
If any of our popular treks of 2023 interest you, you should immediately contact Rainbow Mountain Expeditions. Our tour guides are well-experienced in all the routes of the area, and can even take you on other treks, such as our Red Valley and Humantay Lake tours. Get in touch today to finalize your bookings!