Travel Peru: Tips, Tours, Reviews

Travel in Peru and the team of DOS MANOS PERU TRAVEL AGENCY will be your trusted and informative guide. It is our mission to make your trip to Peru unforgettable, while you discover Peru and the people, culture, and nature through interesting, safe and reliable tours.

We are specialists in Peru travel, cultural and adventure tours and treks. A shortlist of the amazing tours in Peru we offer include Rainbow Mountain, tours Cusco, hikes Machu Picchu, the Salkantay Trek, the Inca Trail, as well as Machu Picchu tour in train, Lima city tours and Amazon tours.

We also offer cultural experiences like Peruvian cooking classes, Andean ceremonies and outdoor adventure tours like hiking, rafting, zip-lining, mountain biking, and rock-climbing in Peru.

We constantly update our Peru Travel blog with insider tips, maps, photos and travel stories with info on how to stay safe in Peru, how to combat altitude sickness, what to do in Cusco, the best restaurants in Lima, and so many more fun facts submitted by travelers just like you!

Visit Peru: a world of opportunity and adventure awaits you!

How to Not Prepare for your Trek to Machu Picchu

05 Feb
February 05, 2015 - Posted by

How to Not Prepare for your Trek to Machu Picchu

Any Machu Picchu Hike to the impressive Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu in Peru is challenging and for many a Top 10 bucket list experience. Walking in the footsteps of the Incas:  a dream come true. There are, however, some things you need to know to get the most out of this amazing experience.

Read this blog and learn how to NOT prepare for your trek to Machu Picchu.

First a short introduction: the are different Machu Picchu hikes to choose from. Next to the famous Inca Trail – often sold out – , there are different alternative treks on offer:

the Salkantay Trek, or

the Inca Jungle Trek, or

the Lares Trek or

the Huchuy Qosqo Trek, just to mention a few.