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Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu (7-day)

Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu (7-day)

Monday August 29, 2011 Starting point – Mollepata (9,544’) Ending point – Soraypampa (11,150’) Elevation gain – 1,606 feet Today we began our 7-day private…

Lima

Lima

On our way back to the U.S. from Cusco, we decided to spend a day and night poking around Lima. We wished we had more…

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

After a 7-day trek across 46 miles (74 km) of jaw-dropping Andean landscape, we arrived at the Sun Gate and descended about 1,000 feet to…

Cusco & Sacred Valley

Cusco & Sacred Valley

HISTORIC CENTER After a turbulent red-eye flight from Miami to Lima, we boarded our early morning TACA flight from Lima to Cusco. Our Airbus quickly…