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Tucan Travel presents:<br />The Inca Trail & Machu Picchu<br />
3 nights / 4 days<br />
Only 500 permits per day means you must book as far in advance as possible.<br />You must provide passport details and a d...
A moderate level of fitness is required...  It should be remembered, the Inca Trail is not a race and there are several br...
We only use the best guides, with years of experience and expert knowledge.<br />
Regular breaks with your guide for information on a series of ruins, <br />fauna, flora, drinks (which can be bought on th...
Peak season on the Inca Trail is June, July & August.  <br />The rainy season is from December to early April but it is wa...
The cloud forest<br />
Awake to stunning scenery!  Camp Sites have basic toilets & facilities.  Some have showers and smalls shops where snacks &...
Porters carry and assemble your tents.<br />
Amazing variety of quality food.<br />
Ever-changing scenery and terrain...<br />
Dead Woman’s Pass!<br />
Porters carry up to 5kgs for each person.<br />
Altitude can have an effect on some people.  It can cause breathlessness and mild headaches but these can be easily remedi...
View of Machu Picchu from The Sun Gate.<br />
Machu Picchu<br />
The Group photo!<br />
Up close and personal...<br />
View of Machu Picchu ruins from Huayna Picchu<br />
Return to Cuzco by train from Machu Picchu Town (AguasCalientes)<br />
Machu Picchu Town (AguasCalientes)<br />
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  1. 1. Tucan Travel presents:<br />The Inca Trail & Machu Picchu<br />
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  3. 3. 3 nights / 4 days<br />
  4. 4. Only 500 permits per day means you must book as far in advance as possible.<br />You must provide passport details and a deposit to secure your permit.<br />Buy walking stick and hire sleeping bags locally.<br />
  5. 5. A moderate level of fitness is required... It should be remembered, the Inca Trail is not a race and there are several breaks.<br />
  6. 6. We only use the best guides, with years of experience and expert knowledge.<br />
  7. 7. Regular breaks with your guide for information on a series of ruins, <br />fauna, flora, drinks (which can be bought on the trail) and for lunch.<br />
  8. 8. Peak season on the Inca Trail is June, July & August. <br />The rainy season is from December to early April but it is warmer at night and you will trek through the cloud forest! The trail closes completely in February.<br />
  9. 9. The cloud forest<br />
  10. 10. Awake to stunning scenery! Camp Sites have basic toilets & facilities. Some have showers and smalls shops where snacks & drinks (including alcoholic) can be bought.<br />
  11. 11. Porters carry and assemble your tents.<br />
  12. 12. Amazing variety of quality food.<br />
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  14. 14. Ever-changing scenery and terrain...<br />
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  22. 22. Dead Woman’s Pass!<br />
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  24. 24. Porters carry up to 5kgs for each person.<br />
  25. 25. Altitude can have an effect on some people. It can cause breathlessness and mild headaches but these can be easily remedied. Stop for a rest and take deep breaths. <br />It is also essential to drink lots of water & apply sun-protection cream regularly.<br />Porters also carry a supply of oxygen for emergencies.<br />
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  34. 34. View of Machu Picchu from The Sun Gate.<br />
  35. 35. Machu Picchu<br />
  36. 36. The Group photo!<br />
  37. 37. Up close and personal...<br />
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  43. 43. View of Machu Picchu ruins from Huayna Picchu<br />
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  45. 45. Return to Cuzco by train from Machu Picchu Town (AguasCalientes)<br />
  46. 46. Machu Picchu Town (AguasCalientes)<br />
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