INCA TRAIL November 6th 2010 The 4-day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is physically challenging but worthwhile, and one of the best but tough experiences I can describe in my life. It is a 44-km (27 mile) hike, with 3 high passes to be crossed, one of which reaches an elevation of 4200m (13776 ft). The trail is often steep, and physically challenging.
We depart Ollantaytambo for km 82 where we begin our walk in the footsteps o ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Inca Trail Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
My name is Curtis, hailing from the beautiful countryside of Buckinghamshire on the outskirts of London, England.
In 2012 I completed 4 months traveling across South America through Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia and Peru. Since travelling around South America haven't looked back since and have found out that travelling is his true passion in life. Read more about my journey here.
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