Inca Trail Tickets Selling Fast!
Inca Trail tickets are selling fast for the 2014 hiking season. The last two weeks of April and most of May are already sold out according to the government website. Currently, tickets are still available for the most popular months of June, July, and August. But, they are selling quickly.
Only 500 people are permitted to hike the Inca Trail each day. This includes tourists, as well as guides, cooks, and porters.
The Inca Trail is highly regulated. You must hike with a company approved by the Peruvian government. You cannot hike the Inca Trail on your own.
The ancient Incan people used to hike the Inca Trail on their pilgrimage to Machu Picchu. The trail passes through a variety of microclimates including the highest cloud forest in the world. Two, four, and five-day versions of the hike are available.