Questions about the Inca Trail

Top Questions about the Inca Trail

Frequently asked questions include the distance, altitude and level of difficulty of the trail, as well as information on permits, transportation and lodging. In addition, this page will provide you with useful tips from experienced hikers, such as what to pack and how to acclimatize to the altitude. By reading these FAQs, you will be able to better prepare for your trip and make the most of your time in Machu Picchu.

Whether you are hiking the entire Classic Inca Trail in 4 or 5 days, or choosing to do a short Inca Trail hike for 2 days – these FAQs will answer all your questions about the Inca Trail. Let’s dig in!