SAM TRAVEL PERU is an experienced travel company that offers a UNIQUE and EXCITING ADVENTURE to untouchable wilderness places in the Andes Mountains and Cusco Region. We are a 100% local business based in Cusco, OWNED and OPERATED by a native Inca Indian, Saul Alvarez, the owner. Our strength as a company is working with you personally to create the trip of a lifetime for you, your family and friends. To enhance your experience in the capital of the Incas, our adventure hikes are CAREFULLY DESIGNED to your SPECIFIC NEEDS. You will find many of our unique packages on this website
SAM TRAVEL PERU is your BEST CHOICE if you truly want to enjoy your trek or tour in Peru, especially in the Cusco Region. We are one of the only tour operators offering the most customized tour and trekking packages for the Inca Trail and other alternative treks to Machu Picchu! What that means is PERSONALIZED SERVICE tailored to your needs and small groups no larger than 8 but usually only 4 to 6 trekkers. Thus our HIGH QUALITY SERVICE is not about quantity, nor is it about cheap prices and large groups…. We have a fair-price while providing the best possible service and personalized attention in small groups, and providing the best trekking experience through our unique trekking paths.
SAM TRAVEL PERU knows how important it is to work with a TRUSTWORTHY AND HONEST tour operator to create your adventure of a lifetime while in Peru. Check out our reviews and certificates of excellence on, www.tripadvisor.com for yourself! Also we are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED on Conde Nast Travelers, Fodors, Lonely Planet and by many blogs.
SAM TRAVEL PERU only operates all of its tours and treks with our own professional staff. We have a good reputation because of SAM TRAVEL PERU's highly qualified staff and unique itinerary for our treks and tours. We prefer to specialize in PRIVATE and SMALL groups, using alternative trails and camping sites that no other providers use.
SAM TRAVEL PERU provides several treks on the INCA TRAIL that ends at Machu Picchu, but one of the most DESIRABLE and IMPRESSIVE TREK is the Classic Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 4D3N, it is known for its exquisite natural beauty, and different ecological niches, ranging from high desert regions to tropical Andean forest. It is also known for its FABULOUS HISTORICAL SITES. During their empire, the Incas created a vast network of roads that crossed the Andes from Argentina to Colombia and from the coast to the Amazon rain forest. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a branch which goes from the Andes to the jungle.
The Classic Inca Trail is not the only hike that ends at Machu Picchu. We also provide amazing ALTERNATIVE TREKS like: the Salkantay Trail, 5D4N, Lares Trek to Machu Picchu 4D3N or 3D4N, Huchuy Qosqo 2D1N or 3D1N days and Choquequirao Hike 8D7N or 9D1N which is at trek to the NEW AND AMAZING INCA CITY recently discovered. Please feel free to explore all of our treks on our website.
Once you are at Machu Picchu you can take advantage of the hike up Huayna Picchu Mountain or Machu Picchu Mountain with their BREATHTAKING VIEWS OF THE RUINS and endless opportunities for photographs. Whichever path you decide, your reward will be seeing the LOST CITY OF THE INCAS and learning about INCA HISTORY.
The appeal of the Short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is a stunning combination of Inca ruins, magnificent peaked mountains, exotic vegetation and extraordinary ecological variety.
Has it´s reputation as one the world’s ten best hikes, the Inca Trail is unparalleled for its ecological diversity and wealth of archaeological treasures.
Peru’s most famous hike. It is awe inspiring and mystical. This ancient trek combines the visit to mysterious Inca cities, breathtaking emerald mountains and lush cloud forests.
Conquer the exotic snow capped Salkantay Peak through the Andes, walk in the shadows of this spectacular mountain to visit 2 glacial lakes enhancing your experience by reaching Machu Picchu
Combine the cultural highlights and traditions amongst the mountainscapes,ruins and cloud formations with a truly rewarding 4 day Lares trek.
Choquequirao is one of the most untouched distant and remotely impressive ancient inca sites. It is steep and rocky and a wonderful spiritually 4 day trek.
Four hour Tourist Vistadome train ride into this spectacular land of the Incas, amazing views of the valleys, Inca farming terraces and snowcapped mountains.
In addition to visit Machu Picchu itself, accessed by the scenic train-ride through the Urubamba river valley, we take you into the beautiful Sacred Valley.
Live the history and culture with this 4 day tour. Travel through the unique Sacred Valley absorbing cultures of past and present.
This amazing authentic 7 day tour package, winds you up and down, snaking around the Andes with interactions of real descendants of the Incas.
Enjoy the most refreshing Mountain bike tour ever! Cruising off the beaten track to the fascinating spectacle in the form of a roman colosseum.
Best itinerary to enjoy Cusco & Machu Picchu at its finest !!! Travel on the exclusive and luxurious Belmond Hiram Bingham train.