Many travelers worldwide are already starting to make their itineraries and reservations for their next destination, Machu Picchu, “the lost city of the Incas.” The adventure awaits, but the Inca Trail permits do not, so we recommend that you reserve the spaces well in advance and ensure your trail spaces.
A stone path surrounded by landscapes that range from humid subtropical forests and cold mountains with an incredible view awaits you in the adventure of the Inca Trail. Four days of adventures are guaranteed by the testimonies of many travelers worldwide. Do you want to know how to book this incredible experience for 2023?
The reserve of the Inca Trail spaces does so through a travel agency authorized as Kondor Path Tours. The Peruvian government guarantees the safety of passengers by requiring that each passenger be part of a group led by a guide and support staff, so it is impossible to purchase an entrance to the Inca Trail by yourself.
2023. In the first days, the authorized agencies will buy the spaces reserved by passengers worldwide, so the trail spaces of the first months (March, April, May, June, and July) will probably run out very fast, as happened in May 2022.
We recommend that you book the Inca Trail tour five months in advance for any month of the season. This destination is subject to availability, so it is best to ensure the spaces for you and your group and thus ensure those deserved vacations to Machu Picchu – Peru.
As of 2004, the number of hikers for the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu has implied limited to 500 people per day, with 200 hikers and 300 people who make up the support staff on the Inca Trail (guides, cooks, porters, etc.). Therefore, making a convenient and adequate reservation is vital if you want to do the Classic Inca Trail or the Short Inca Trail. During the high season, May to September, making a reservation for 12 to 8 months is essential to guarantee a place on the date you want.
The permits are sold in strict booking order until the capacity is exhausted. Once the spaces have implied signified filled for any particular day, NO travel agency or operator of the Inca Trail can guarantee a place on the Inca Trails treks.
There is no waiting list system, all reserved spaces are personal and non-transferable, and even if someone made a cancellation, their permit or place would not become available. Even in the offseason, it does suggest reserving your spot.
Please bear in mind that the Classic and the Short Inca Trail are closed during February due to maintenance, BUT Machu Picchu is open all year and in February.