Huchuy Qosqo Trek Is Perfect for Nature Lovers

How about a trek that helps you familiarize yourself with Peruvian birds and ancient Andean communities with a trip to the Huchuy Qosqo thrown in? All you need to do is to register for the Huchuy Qosqo Trek. This unique trek takes you through beautiful meadows, lakes, mountain communities and historical sites. Read more..

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The Cuzco Circuit: Sacred Valley

While my dad and I unfortunately didn’t have the time or the energy to hike the famed 4-day Inca Trail to get to Machu Picchu, we chose an equally exciting way to get there; the Sacred Valley Tour. Instead going to Aguas Calientes (the town at the base of Machu Picchu) directly from Cuzco via train, we drove for several hours through the mountains to small town of Ollantaytambo where we boarded the train. Along the way, we stopped at three archaeological sites and drove by several more that were nestled away on the hillsides. It is a beautifully scenic and enjoyable way to start the journey to Machu Picchu, and I highly recommend it! . [Continue reading…]

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