Doing the Inca Trail is one of the 10 best trails in the world, which is subject to an advance planning. Permits for the Inca Trail are very limited, and the permits for the months of April, May, June and July can be sold in a couple of days even in a couple of hours once these are for sale. So we warned all people, Trekkers and adventurers who wish to make this great trek, that permits for the Classic Inca Trail 4D / 3N for the year 2023 will be on sale very soon, normally every year they are on sale from October onwards.
Below you can find the guidelines of what you need to know to have a space very well booked for this great trek.
To be able to do the Inca Trail you need a permit issued by the Peruvian government, in this permit is included the entrance to Machu Picchu.
The Peruvian government only delivers 500 spaces or permits per day, all people including guides, porters and cooks, need one of these 500 permits to enter the Inca Trail, this means that only about 250 passengers will be able to do the Inca Trail every day.
If you wish to do the Inca Trail on 2023 you need to book AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, because the permits for the year 2023 will be on sale very soon normally is from October 2022 onwards and permits for the months of April, May, June and July and August tend to sell very fast once they are on sale.
If there are still available spaces for your chosen date the answer is yes but due the Inca Trail has great demand, so booking with us, we guarantee that we will do everything in our power to start the trek on your chosen date. For the last two years we have been 98% successful in getting everyones first choice for a start date, that is why you need to send us in advance all the necesary thing we requiere from you before to get a permit.
The Peruvian government only grants permits for the Inca Trail to certified tour operators as we are, in this case Local Trekkers Peru, will obtain these permits for all its passengers. According to availability at the time of booking.
The start date of your trek can not be changed for any reason, the Peruvian government does not allow us to change the start date once we have obtained the permit. In addition, the permits can not be transferred to another person.
Not, book in advance will ensure you get a permit for your requested start date. The government is changing the rules all the time about when they will release permits and we need all your details in our system so we are ready for the moment we are notified. Plus, booking now ensures you get our current prices for next year trek.
We have a great human team, which will make it possible for your expectations to be overcome. We work very hard to obtain permits for all our clients on the requested dates. Our reservation team is ready from now to apply for permits once they are on sale, so do not wait too much and do not run out of permits and book already the Inca Trail 2023. Don't forget we are Local Trekkers Peru, your 100% Peruvian company , 100% Local and 100% Cusqueño.