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Welcome to Sam Travel Peru! We are a passionate team of travel experts dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable experience in the beautiful country of Peru. Our blog is designed to inspire you and provide all the necessary information to make your Peruvian adventure perfect. From the majestic Inca ruins of Machu Picchu to the mysterious Nazca lines, you will immerse yourself in the rich culture, history, and stunning landscapes that make Peru a unique destination. Join us as we explore the wonders of Peru and discover together the magic this country has to offer!

Unearth Peru’s best kept secrets at Sam Travel Peru. Our blog is your ultimate guide to exploring the land of ancient empires and the rich Inca heritage. From hiking trail recommendations to gastronomic tips for trying delicious Peruvian dishes, you will delve into an authentic and enriching travel experience. Moreover, we provide valuable advice on planning your trip, the best times to visit the most popular destinations, and how to immerse yourself in the local culture respectfully. At Sam Travel Peru, we are here to help you fulfill your dreams of traveling to Peru and make every step of your journey unforgettable. Welcome to an exciting adventure filled with discoveries and amazing moments in Peru!

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Preparing for the Inca Trail
18 September, 2023

Preparing for the Inca Trail: Your Essential Guide to a Memorable Adventure

The Classic Inca Trail is the most famous trek in the Americas, thanks to its historical significance and breathtaking scenic beauty along the route, as well as the numerous archaeological complexes. ....

Machu Picchu Tour & Trek for Disabled Travelers in Peru
3 August, 2023

Machu Picchu Tour & Trek for Disabled Travelers in Peru

That’s fantastic to hear that Machu Picchu and Peru are taking steps to make the travel experience accessible and enjoyable for disabled individuals. Providing special access and assistance from....

Salkantay Trek vs Inca Trail
20 July, 2023

Salkantay Trek vs Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Salkantay Trek vs. Inca Trail: A Comprehensive Comparison for hiking to Machu Picchu. Peru’s magnificent Andean landscape and rich cultural heritage have long attracted adventurous travelers see....

Huchuy Picchu Mountain in Machu Picchu
18 May, 2023

Guide for Huchuy Picchu Mountain at Machu Picchu

Nestled in the breathtaking Andes Mountains of Peru, the iconic Machu Picchu stands as a testament to the ingenuity and grandeur of the ancient Inca civilization. While Machu Picchu steals the limelig....

Guardian of the house in Machu Picchu
13 May, 2023

The guardian’s house or Guard House at Machu Picchu

The Guard House at Machu Picchu or House of the Guardian is one of the most visited points of Machu Picchu because from there you get the classic postcard photo with the Inca city in the background. I....

Sustainable Travel - Sam travel peru
8 May, 2023

Sustainable Travel with Purpose and Care

As a responsible and ethical traveler, it’s important to consider the impact that our travel choices have on the environment and local communities. Sustainable travel is a way to make a positive....

Visiting Machu Picchu
2 May, 2023

Visiting Machu Picchu? Here’s What You Need to Know

Machu Picchu isn’t just a popular global tourist destination. It’s a significant legacy of the Inca civilization. Even though this UNESCO World Heritage site isn’t easily accessible, thousands o....

inca trail map
8 April, 2023

4-Day Inca Trail Map to Machu Picchu

The Inca Trail is one of the most famous hikes in the world. It will take you along ancient narrow paths deep into the Peruvian countryside and high into the Andean mountains, where you will see perfe....

what is inca trail to machu picchu
6 April, 2023

What is the Inca Trail?

The Inca Traill is a 43-kilometer (26 mile) trekking route in Peru that follows an ancient path built by the Inca civilization more than 500 years ago. The trail starts in the Sacred Valley, near Cusc....

Faqs about inca trail
13 March, 2023

FAQs About the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

The Inca Trail is one of the world’s most iconic trek to Machu Picchu and is one of the world’s most famous trekking tours, a short but tough hike of 43 km/26.6 miles through the undulating Andes ....

inca trail 4 days
16 February, 2023

Inca Trail 4 Days vs 5 Days

The Inca Trail is a popular trek in Peru that leads to the ancient Incan ruins of Machu Picchu. The main difference between the 4 day and 5 day Inca Trail treks is the amount of time spent on the trai....

salkantay trek
2 December, 2022

Salkantay Treks to Machu Picchu

Follow in the ancient footsteps of times gone by with Sam Travel Peru, a unique off the beaten track journey filled with intense emotion, culture, escalating adventure and upmost satisfaction and....

Pachamanca Sam Travel
22 November, 2022

Pachamanca; the Peruvian Barbecue Tour

As of 2003 Pachamanca became a natural cultural heritage. This was to help preserve an ancient tradition that has existed for over 8 thousand years. A tradition that stemmed from the art of ....

home stay pisac - Sacred Valley
31 August, 2016

Homestay Tour in Pisac

Sam Travel Peru offers you something with a twist of a real difference. For the lovers of authenticity and the thirst for ancient living, Sam Travel Peru introduces an irresistible tour to experience....

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