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Environmental & Social Responsibility


SAM Travel Peru is socially responsible in that:

  • We are actively involved in setting up social projects to benefit the local communities through which we trek, such as clothing, food, and education support etc.
  • We train the locals in the isolated communities of the Andes in skills such as weaving, raising llamas, & agricultural production and much more.
  • We are very committed to ensuring that the local people benefit through tourism.
  • We create new jobs and opportunities to improve the living standards of the local people and their families
  • We give fair treatment, decent wages for all our local employees and health insurance for our crew and staff.
  • We use locally owned transportation and accommodation.
  • We protect and ensure that the indigenous wisdom of the native Inca communities is not lost.
  • We provide educational scholarships for individuals who lack resources to realize their dreams and reach their potential.

SAM TRAVEL PERU annually is committed to share the spirit of Christmas giving  by participating in activities distribute presents, meals and hot chocolate to around 300 children.

All of these small activities could not happen without the support we have received from so many tourists. We want to thank you for providing us with childrens’ shoes, clothes, and educational materials, which have been so gratefully accepted by all the local communities and families


SAM TRAVEL PERU believes and is committed in using ECO-TOURISM as a tool to encourage the protection of the natural environment. We endeavor to encourage a love and respect of nature through enhanced understanding and awareness, both in our staff and clients.  We create frameworks where the ECO-TOURISM business promotes truly sustainable use of pristine natural environments and nature. These benefits are shared equally and fairly with communities, with no loss to the natural environment.



SAM Travel was born of our love for sharing these beautiful places with travelers. Our owner ( Saúl Alvarez ) went from porter to guide to business owner, without losing sight of his roots. We know how to show you the most beautiful places and give you the most authentic experiences. For Sam Travel our guides are the most important in the business, they all are fluent in Ingles and passoinated about teh culture. They are all trained and retrained in first aid and carry satellite phones for any emergency to be connected to a medical professional when or if needed. We can guarantee our guides will make you feel like hiking with your own family or friends

EXPERT Direct & 100% Local Tour operaor

All our Tours & Treks are provided only by SAM Travel Peru staff and professional guides. What that means for you is that SAM Travel Peru will never pass you onto another company or 3rd Party .

Our Camping Equipment

Enjoy a good night sleep in our 4 season igloo waterproof, spacious and professional EUREKA tent. All our tents are 4 person tents. ONLY 2 people will sleep in each, leaving lots of room to spread out comfortably and store your duffel bag.

Small Groups for Big Wows

To ensure a more personalized service for our guests, at SAM Travel Peru we have a policy that our groups will not exceed 8 people. This fact alone sets us apart from other companies that operate departures with bigger groups..

Unique Tours & Trekking Packages for all budgets

We have the most customized tours and packages for all budgets. They are created to meet our clients’ desires and needs when looking for something unique in a travel experience.

Gourmet and Hearty Meals

SAM TRAVEL PERÚ has one of the most outstanding meal services. Our chefs have been highly trained to prepare the best peruavian food our treks.

Our Commitment to the Environment

SAM Travel Peru has annual clean-up campaigns that creates awareness towards people across the planet that have the same desires to help protect the environment. It is our commitment in creating a positive and sustainable contribution towards the quality of life for rural Andean communities. .

we are reted #1 on trip advisor with five-star reviews

  • star rating  I cannot explain how worth it this experience was! This company makes camping in 12,000+ feet glamping. They take care you you so well and have genuine care for your... read more

    6 June, 2022

    star rating  Start from the travel planning, Saul was wonderful. Our guides David/Juan were very helpful. David is very knowledgeable fun caring for details during our 5 days/4nights trip. Also Juan is... read more

    1 July, 2022

    star rating  Ray was our guide. We had an amazing trip. He made sure we had everything we needed and that we had a great time. He was so knowledgeable and had... read more

    Heather B
    15 May, 2022
  • star rating  Our Short Inca Trail and Macchu Picchu experiences were well organized and our tour guide was fantastic. Everything was taken care of, from train and bus tickets, to hiking... read more

    15 June, 2022

    star rating  Awesome experience - Great guide, great food! Trip was well organized, the guide customized the experience for our group. We couldn't have asked for a better time!

    22 June, 2022

    star rating  We had a wonderful time as a group of four friends, walking the Salkantay with Jonathan and his wonderful team. We had selected our tour carefully as we had heard... read more

    28 April, 2022
  • star rating  We had an absolutely wonderful experience working with SAM Travel and especially with our guide Armando. He was so knowledgable about the history of the Inca trail which we got... read more

    3 April, 2022

    star rating  This review is for the Short Inca Trail with David. Everything was super organized and flawless. David went beyond 100% to make us feel safe during the long trek. He... read more

    18 May, 2022

    star rating  Our guide José was incredibly kind and knowledgeable. We’ve covered a lot of important sites, very well planned and mostly ahead of the larger crowds with plenty of time to... read more

    26 May, 2022
  • star rating  Book with SAM if you are looking for a trip guide in Peru. We did the 2 day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu + Rainbow Mountains. If you have time... read more

    13 May, 2022

    star rating  Our trek with Sam Travel Peru was the most amazing experience! Our guide, Dayvit, was extremely knowledgeable and was by our side throughout the entire 5 days and 4 nights!... read more

    6 May, 2022

    star rating  Great 4 days on the Inca Trail. Our guide Oscar was incredible, created a great group feeling, kept us motivated over Dead Woman's Pass and told us lots about the... read more

    10 May, 2022
  • star rating  Sam Travels consistently provides knowledgeable and friendly local guides. Our experience with David on the Short Inca trail was no different! I’d highly recommend this tour to anyone considering making... read more

    19 May, 2022

    star rating  SAM Travel took us on an amazing experience on the Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, and Sacred Valley. Excellent service and an extremely help guide (Johny) made this a great trip.

    22 June, 2022

    star rating  We had a great visit to Palcoyo Rainbow Mountain with our guide Liz and our driver Alfredo. They were both incredibly friendly and informative, and the rainbow mountain is stunning.... read more

    Joseph S
    20 June, 2022
  • star rating  I've hiked the Inca Trail Trek (4D/3N) from 30th April to 3rd May and couldn't be happier with my experience! Everything was very well organised, the food was amazing and... read more

    4 May, 2022

    star rating  We had Ray as a tour guide and I can say that he was by far the best guide I've ever had. Super informative, very fun to be around. ... read more

    4 June, 2022

    star rating  We had an amazing trip with Sam Travel! It is the best way to do Peru! They let us customize our itinerary (6 days) and arranged airport pickup and drop... read more

    21 May, 2022
  • star rating  Oscar is his name. Best tour guide in Peru and potentially the whole continent. Together with cochinas Andrès & Armenio and not to forget the ever smiling portador Urbano they... read more

    8 June, 2022

    star rating  This is THE best tour company in Cusco with the sweetest, friendliest, and most knowledgable guides. I started communicating with Saul
    via WhatsApp before booking and he was incredibly... read more

    30 June, 2022

    star rating  I did the classic Inca trail trip in may 2022 4d/3n. It was unbelievable the team at Sam did a great job organising the trip and it all we t... read more

    11 May, 2022
  • star rating  Exceeded all our expectations! The 1 day Inca trail is such a beautiful way to experience the scenery and peace around Machu Picchu, and we couldn’t have asked for a... read more

    13 June, 2022

    star rating  I booked the Inca trail trek based on a referral from a friend and they did not disappoint! I was very impressed with every aspect of the trip - our... read more

    30 April, 2022

    star rating  We had an excellent tour of the Sacred Valley, was one the best days of our trip to Peru! We were able to see a lot of historic and beautiful... read more

    Connor O
    19 March, 2022

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