Why Travel With Salkantay Trekking?

Why Travel With Salkantay Trekking?

Why Travel With Salkantay Trekking?

Exclusive & Private Campsites

Salkantay Trekking has created the most amazing exclusive campsites for our trekkers to relax in after a long day on the trails. On the Salkantay route, you’ll stay in our Sky Camp under the stars, our Andean Huts in Chaullay, and our Jungle Domes in the middle of nature in the jungle.

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100% Satisfaction and Happiness Guarantee

Getting out into the wild, meeting new friends, learning all about Peru’s history, enjoying unique experiences on a real adventure, and plenty more means that your happiness and satisfaction are guaranteed. We’re sure you’ll be heading home with a big smile on your face.

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Small Groups & Big Adventures

We believe that traveling in a small group is of high importance. This way, you get to spend more time with the guide and listen to everything they have to say. You’ll also enjoy a more personalized tour and get to know everyone in your small group.

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Local Tour Operator Legally Licensed

You can sleep at night knowing that Salkantay Trekking is legally licensed in all aspects of the term. We’re highly professional and want your trip to go smoothly. We’re a local tour operator and know the area and routes inside out, so you’ll know you’re in safe hands.

Unique Experiences

At Salkantay Trekking, we collaborate with people from each of the small towns and villages we work with, helping to create a unique experience for our travelers. They work together with our team of experts to put together one-of-a-kind trips with unique activities and campsites. You won’t find anything else like it.

Our Specialists / Travel Experts (Sales Team)

Everyone on our sales team is trained on the ins and outs of each tour and they have hiked many of the routes themselves. This first-hand experience means they’re well-equipped to answer any queries you have and to put together the ultimate trip depending on your preferences.

Our Guides – Expert Guiding

Each and every one of our guides is from the region and extremely passionate about what they do. They are eager to share their knowledge and experience with you and take you along routes that they’ve walked a thousand times. Their passion and love for what they do really shine through, and you’ll see it reflects on the quality of the trip.

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Investing In Our Staff (gears, training)

To ensure top quality on every trek and in every aspect, all our staff continue to receive training as they work with us. We are forever building on their knowledge and providing them with all the tools they need to give you the vacation of a lifetime.

We invest in all our staff and provide them with all the equipment and gear they’ll need to do their job as best they can. We supply uniforms to them all as well as everything else they need. We understand that if our staff is happy, you’ll be, too.

Meals On the Hike

Along the hike, you’ll get nutrition and filling meals to regain all your energy lost during the trek. We know the importance of excellent nutrition and use only fresh ingredients prepared by our hand-selected chefs, all of whom are professionally trained. Our chefs have paired with nutritionists to create the perfect menu ideal for trekkers.

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Sustainable Travel + Built to Support Local Communities

Salkantay Trekking takes great pride in caring for the environment as well as giving back to the community. Our mission is to maintain responsible tourism and sustainability in the destinations we operate in.

A portion of our annual earnings goes to cleaning campaigns for the routes as well as to organize social events for the communities. We also employ many of the residents of the small villages and towns as cooks, horsemen, and more to support the local economy.

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Your Safety First

Our client’s safety is of utmost importance to us and we take all the precautions necessary to make sure you enjoy your trip whilst adhering to all the safety measures. All our guides head out on the route with a first aid kit as well as oxygen in case of an emergency. We also close some routes in February due to heavy rainfall and slippery trails.

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Book & Travel With Confidence

You can be confident that when you book a trip with us, everything will go smoothly. We have an expert team in place to help you with every step of the way from designing your trip to booking every last part of the itinerary. Don’t hesitate to send us any questions or queries about absolutely anything. We’ll always find the answer and help you in every way possible.

Once you arrive in-country and are on a tour with us, we guarantee you’ll be satisfied and enjoy every last minute. You’ll be joined by a professional guide, hand-selected chefs, and our friendly horsemen. You can travel in peace knowing that every last detail is taken care of and that we’re always there when you need us.

We are 100% committed to providing the best service at an excellent standard to reach and go beyond all your expectations.

Flexibility, Freedom, Fun

With Salkantay Trekking, you get the flexibility to organize a trip how you want. You’re also able to change some of the logistics later on if needed. You have the freedom to choose where you stay, what activities you include, and how long you travel for. Above all, you’re guaranteed to have a whole lot of fun throughout your trip.

Equipment

We use only the best equipment for our staff and trekkers, including tents, sleeping bags, and walking poles of the highest quality. Along the Salkantay route, we offer exclusive campsites with comfortable beds and toilet facilities.

What makes these trips different?

We believe that a vacation should be more than a hotel room, a flight and a rental car. It should be more than the sum of its parts. We also believe a challenge can help you grow and a trip can stir the soul. We create journeys worth taking - for the traveler, for the host and for the world.

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  • Logotype: AATC - Asociación de Agencias de Turismo de Cusco
  • Logotype: CALTUR - Plan Nacional de Calidad Turística
  • Logotype: DIRCETUR - Dirección Regional de Comercio Exterior y Turismo Cusco
  • Logotype: MINCETUR - Ministerio de Comercio Exterior y Turismo
  • Logotype: PERU BRAND - Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Peru
  • Logotype: SERNANP - Servicio Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas por el Estado