Free Entry to Machu Picchu & Inca Trail Hikes For Public Servants

Free Entry to Machu Picchu & Inca Trail Hikes For Public Servants

On May 10, 2020, Peru President Martin Vizcarra officially decreed that Peruvian public servants, as well as foreign kids and senior citizens are temporarily granted free admission to Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail. And to sweeten…

Why You Need To Travel With A Thermometer:  TSA Checking Temperatures

Why You Need To Travel With A Thermometer: TSA Checking Temperatures

Finally, we're happy to report that Peru and Ecuador have ended their states of emergency and eliminated all covid restrictions. Foreigners with valid passports can enter as before the start of the pandemic. Chile and Bolivia…

Avianca Airlines Goes Bankrupt & Discontinues Services in Peru

Avianca Airlines Goes Bankrupt & Discontinues Services in Peru

Like all businesses hit hard by Covid-19 pandemic, companies operating in the travel industry have been crippled, some to the point of collapse. On May 10, 2020 Avianca airlines, the third largest airline in South America, filed…

Tips for Traveling to Machu Picchu After Coronavirus

Tips for Traveling to Machu Picchu After Coronavirus

For people who have always dreamed of traveling to Machu Picchu, what should you do now? When should people begin planning their trips? Is it feasible to even think about traveling to Machu Picchu in 2020? Contact our experts…

Due to Coronavirus Machu Picchu Tickets and Inca Trail Permits can be Changed

Due to Coronavirus Machu Picchu Tickets and Inca Trail Permits can be Changed

In 2020 Peruvian authorities allowed visitors to change their Machu Picchu entry tickets purchased for entry in 2020. And tour operators could change Inca Trail permits purchased in 2020. I've included a link to the new Machu…

Book Your Trip to Machu Picchu With Free Cancellation

Book Your Trip to Machu Picchu With Free Cancellation

Is it possible to book a trip to Machu Picchu for travel later in 2020 or 2021? Yes. now is a good time to support small travel companies and stoke your dreams. Adios Adventure Travel is offering free cancellation on trips to…

Alternative Routes Don't Actually Go TO Machu Picchu

Alternative Routes Don't Actually Go TO Machu Picchu

This is perhaps one of the most misunderstood concepts about the alternative hikes and treks in Peru. Do these hikes let you walk in to Machu Picchu? No. But they all include a visit of Machu Picchu. It's important to understand…

Restricted Access to Machu Picchu Historical Landmarks

Restricted Access to Machu Picchu Historical Landmarks

In the last 4 years, Peru authorities have made several significant changes that affect all visitors going to Machu Picchu. Tickets are now sold by the hour. circuits are one-way, and there is a dedicated exit gate, which some…

New Machu Picchu Airport Scheduled to Open in October 2024

New Machu Picchu Airport Scheduled to Open in October 2024

After years of wrangling over property rights and other legal mumbo-jumbo, the construction of an airport in the farmlands surrounding Chinchero is well underway.  But still tainted by disagreements for approving design decisions,…

Hydroelectric Train & Inca Trail Closed Temporarily March 2020

Hydroelectric Train & Inca Trail Closed Temporarily March 2020

March 2020. The rainy season in the Andes is known for its unpredictability. Beginning every year in December (ish), you never know where the precipitation will hit the hardest and what region will be affected the most. Coastal…