machu picchu hiking tour in Peru


Machu Picchu & Local Volunteering

Spend 4 days doing heartwarming community service, tour the historic city of Cusco and the nearby Sacred Valley, as well as explore the mysterious ruins of Machu Picchu.

DESTINATION: Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu

COST* : $3,995

* To register, a $1,000 non-refundable deposit is required. Full payment is required 90 days prior to departure date.

2024 DATES (11 Days): (6/20 – 6/30)

2025 DATES (11 Days): (7/8 – 7/18)

Custom dates available upon request. Contact


Trip Documents

K2 Travel General Information

Peru Service Itinerary

Service Packing List

Trip Details

Your adventure in Peru will begin and end in the capital of the ancient Inca Empire, Cusco. In between, you will explore the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu, experiencing its culture and cuisine all along the way.

As you acclimate, you spend your days doing community service, visit an alpaca farm and tour the historic cities and nearby ruins, all the while, immersed in the pristine beauty of the Sacred Valley of the Andes Mountains. You will then continue on to Aguas Calientes, where you will have a private tour of the mysterious and breathtaking ruins of Machu Picchu, as well as a guided hike of the neighboring majestic peak, Huayna Picchu, that offers an unforgettable view of the ruins below.

Travel will be by private bus and train, while you experience breathtaking views of the most famous archaeological sites in the world found along the pristine eastern slope of the Andes.

Trip Highlights

4 days of community service in the Sacred Valley

Sightseeing Tours in Cusco and in the Sacred Valley

2-Day Private guided tour of Machu Picchu

Day excursion up Huayna Picchu

Tour of alpaca farm

Trip Enhancements

Multi-day Amazon Excursion

Visit Lake Titicaca

Hike to Pitumarca (Rainbow Mountain)

What’s Included:

All land travel

All hotel accommodations, double occupancy

All meals as stated in the itinerary

All park fees and permits

Professional, English-speaking local Peruvian guide(s)

Skilled, professional, experienced guide(s) with Wilderness First Responders certifications

Tours and activities listed in the itinerary

What’s Not Included:

International airfare

Approximately $350 per person in tips for hotel staff, drivers and guides

Subsequent lodging and food beyond the team itinerary

All individual drinks, either non-alcoholic or alcoholic and room service

Personal gear, phone communications, laundry and items of personal nature

Travelers, Medical and Evacuation Insurance

Single accommodations are available for an additional fee

Itinerary add-ons or customizations

If you are a single registering for one of our trips, we will try to accommodate you as a double with the same gender. However, if we are unable to make these arrangements, you may be responsible for the additional fee as a single.

Any deviation from this itinerary is at your own expense.