Salkantay Treks

The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu has become one of the most popular treks because the Inca Trail usually has limited spaces and when one verifies availability, it finds no available seats (you must reserve with 6 months of anticipation). But do not get frustrated, the Salkantay Trek is always available.

Salkantay, is the name of one of the protective mountains of the Vilcanota mountain range it has a height of 6200 meters above sea level, considered the second highest peak in the Cusco region and one of the 5 highest peaks in Peru.


We have a new training program for the Altitude Sickness. Our coaches recommend a proper preparation if tourists choose to do the trekking, hiking tours or adventure tours like Inca Trail hiking tours. Our program consist in 6 hours with an adequate training by experienced and  professional mountain guides and trekking tour guides in Peru. More information here.

The route of Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu has fantastic mountain views, exuberant vegetation, nice hot springs, coffe plantations, grate food, experince local people  and it could be your best trip ever.

Kenko Adventures offers Salkantay trek to Machu Picchu  tours from 3, 4 and 5 days with final destination at Machu Picchu Sunrise and you can hike to Machu Picchu Machu Picchu Mountain or Huayna Picchu mountain.

Our itineraries are properly designed by guides with many years of experience working on this trekking route. We invite you to take a look at our tours

Salkantay tours

Salkantay route is on its way to become one of the most famous across the world due to its ample geography and bio diversity of flora and fauna, this route goes through Humantay and Salkantay high mountains.
Afther hiking over the glaciers mountains, We visit Santa Teresa tropical valleys. The farmer from these towns are dedicated to coffee plantations and more other sweet fruits like passion fruit, oranges, papayas, bananas and honey bee farming.
This trekking route to Machu Picchu is situated in Cusco region, nearest to Vilcanota mountains chain on the Peruvian andes. This hike starts from Cusco city then we will drive til Mollepata town (2.5 hours bus trip approx.), it is little town where we will stop to supply water and make s ...

Reviews for Salkantay Treks

Kati S

Amazing trip 100% worth the 4 day hike and better than just taking the train to Machu Picchu. Our guide Primo was full of knowledge and kept us happy and fed. Coolest thing I’ve ever done. The guide and porters are definitely worth the money since they carry all your belongings up and down 8000- ...

Matthew A

I’ve been in the hospitality industry for 17 years and they blew my expectations out of the water. Elvis was such a knowledgeable guide, food and camping service was great, and they were so helpful with us taking in every moment of the 4 day trek. Trip of a lifetime and Kenko made it magical!

Why Kenko Adventures?


We present  our  real  culture  life  to our  clients, hiring people  from  villages  and  communities of  our region.


We  offer  unique services  like: hot shower and  private toilets on treks. We have a real responsibility taking care of  our planet.


Experts on: Inca Trail hikes and  Machu Picchu Hiking Tours. We operate small  groups.


Superior Quality services and  full  flexibility for  any  changes in this  pandemic

Free warm jacket for my litle friend!

Kenko Adventure Peru founder decided to add a social proyect in all Our tours that means, if you are booking a tour with Us, you automatically are donating a warm jacket for Our litle kids that have very hard living in very cold conditions near by the Andes Mountain

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