Say Cheese! For the Cameras at Machu Picchu

Say Cheese! For the Cameras at Machu Picchu

Jose Bastante, head of the Machu Picchu archaeological park has confirmed that due to recent damage caused by 6 foreigners in a restricted area, the Peruvian government is planning to install high-tech cameras around the park. The…

6 Tourists Arrested in Machu Picchu January 2020

6 Tourists Arrested in Machu Picchu January 2020

Six tourists were arrested in Machu Picchu on Sunday January 14, 2020 for allegedly damaging the stonework in the Temple of the Sun and suspicion of defecating. One person from France, one from Chile, 2 from Brazil and 2 from…

How to Train for Machu Picchu Treks

How to Train for Machu Picchu Treks

As a leading provider of Machu Picchu small group tours and treks, the staff at Adios Adventure Travel understands that while having the proper clothing, equipment and hiking accessories is important for hiking the Inca Trail,…

Best Time to Avoid Crowds at Machu Picchu

Best Time to Avoid Crowds at Machu Picchu

I've traveled to Machu Picchu just about every month of the year over the course of more than 10 years. Not to say that travel trends don't change, but I have a pretty good idea how to avoid the crowds at Machu Picchu. My focus…

What is the Age Limit to Hike the Inca Trail?

What is the Age Limit to Hike the Inca Trail?

// How old is too old and how young is too young to hike the famous (and strenuous) 4-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu? If you look at the overall distance, it doesn't look that bad. The total distance is around 26 miles / 41…

How Many Days Should You Spend in Machu Picchu?

How Many Days Should You Spend in Machu Picchu?

After traveling sometimes several days by air, train, bus and even on foot to get to Machu Picchu, you want to make sure you have enough time to visit and explore the ruins. Most visitors exert a great deal of effort, not to mention…

Best Packing Guide for Travelers to Machu Picchu

Best Packing Guide for Travelers to Machu Picchu

Are you traveling to Machu Picchu, Peru this year? The comprehensive Adios Adventure Travel packing list is your best resource for preparing for your trip to Machu Picchu.  Whether you're hiking or traveling by train, we provide…

What's the Biggest Mistake Travelers Make When Planning A Trip to Machu Picchu?

What's the Biggest Mistake Travelers Make When Planning A Trip to Machu Picchu?

You would think the biggest planning mistake would be something like forgetting to check the expiration date of your passport, which does sometimes happen and is among a list of oversights to be avoided. (follow this link to read…

Machu Picchu Weather:  the good, the bad, and the ugly

Machu Picchu Weather: the good, the bad, and the ugly

The most frequently asked questions about traveling to Machu Picchu are regarding the weather.  We've collected the best intel, along with a few other facts to help you decide when to travel and how to prepare for your trip. Follow…

Changes Affecting Travelers to Galapagos Islands

Changes Affecting Travelers to Galapagos Islands

The following changes in the Galapagos Islands will affect costs for independent travelers and possibly the cost for packaged trips in 2020 and after: Charles Darwin Research Center has always been free. A new pilot program…