Lares Trek to Machu Picchu

The trek from Lares to Machu Picchu is an alternative route to the legendary Inca citadel; Machu Picchu. Over several days, adventurers hike through stunning landscapes, interact with local communities, and soak in natural hot springs. The trip culminates with arrival at Machu Picchu at dawn, offering a magical view of this archaeological wonder.

The Lares hike is an experience that combines the natural beauty of the Andes with the cultural richness of Peru. Hikers discover spectacular landscapes and authentic communities before witnessing the grandeur of Machu Picchu, creating an unforgettable adventure.

SAM Travel, “Off the Beaten Track”

  • Enjoy our most cultural hike in Peru
  • Enjoy Glaciers, blue lakes, waterfalls & tons of Lamas & alpacas
  • Meet & Interact with the indigenous comminity people
  • Hike through the Andes Mt and the Inca Trail.
  • Soak tired muscles in the Lares Hot Springs
  • Designed for all ages, abilities, and families too

What to Expect when Booking

  • Small intimate groups of 2 to 8 person
  • Guaranteed 2 or more book, you go!
  • Customized itineraries tailored to individual preferences.
  • Best campsites
  • Highly trained English-speaking guides
  • 100% Local Tour Operator.

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Explore the Lares Trek to Machu Picchu in 4 days and 3 nights. Nature, local culture, and the grandeur of Machu Picchu await you on this thrilling adventure. Discover a unique experience in the Peruvian Andes!

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Lares Trek to Machu Picchu 4 Days & 3 Nights

SAM Travel Peru is pleased to offer the 4 day LARES TREK TO MACHU PICCHU. Our own unique route is incredibly picturesque, with majestic ice glaciers, shockingly blue  lakes, waterfalls, l ....

From $543 USD

Explore our Lares treks to Machu Picchu

There are several options available for Lares treks, offering different durations and variations. Explore the diverse range of tours we offer and find the perfect fit for your adventure to Machu Picchu. Choose from various lengths and versions, ensuring a tailor made experience that suits your preferences and interests. Get ready for an unforgettable journey through the Andes!

Highlights of our Lares trek.

We have the most scenic cultural lares trekking route. Through the Lares Valley you pass through the most isolated indigenous communities which are keeping the Inca culture alive. One of the highlights of this trek is the privilege to interact with the local people and learn about their traditional Peruvian lifestyles.. There are six different routes through this valley, depending on where you start. Research each company carefully and ask exactly which route they take. Each route is incredibly picturesque, with majestic ice glaciers, shockingly blue glacial lakes, waterfalls, llamas, and alpacas.

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Lares Trek

SAM Travel Peru is the only tour operator with its own scenic and cultural trekking route, that treks COMPLETELY OFF THE BEATEN PATH with the LARES TREK TO MACHU PICCHU. You pass through the most isolated indigenous communities keeping the Inca culture alive, and get the privilege to interact with them. Our own unique route is incredibly picturesque, with majestic ice glaciers, shockingly blue glacial lakes, waterfalls, llamas, and alpacas.

Also our Lares Treks can be conbined with the short Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, in which you hike through the last section of the Classic Inca Trail, exploring the most amazing Inca ruins of Wiñay Wayna (Forever Young) at 2,600 m/8,500 ft. Few people get the opportunity to see these elaborate water fountains, temples and agricultural terraces. These provide a perfect opportunity to learn about the history of the Incas.. Then we hike to the Sun Gate, from which you have your first breathtaking view of Machu Picchu! Then lets get up early morning sun rise at Machu Picchu and get fully guided walking tour of the amazing Inca Cuty ; Machu. This is really the best way to finish your amazing adventure with SAM Travel Peru.

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