THINGS TO BRING ON THE TREKS


  • Backpack for your daypack
  • Original passport (mandatory).
  • International student identity card (ISIC) if you are claiming a student discount.
  • Personal first-aid kit and any medecines that you require
  • Sleeping bag (for 25US$ you can also rent one from us)
  • Rain gear (jacket and pants if available) or rain poncho (plastic ponchos can be purchased in Cusco)
  • Strong foot wear preferably walking boots with ankle support.
  • Sandals or jogging shoes for a higher comfort while at camp
  • One complete change of clothing sweater, jacket-shirt fleece, beanie, hat, gloves for the night, thermal clothing is also recommended, especially for sleeping.
  • Water bottles (metal or nalgene type)
  • Flash light/headlamp and batteries
  • Sunscreen
  • After-sun cream or hydrating cream for face and body
  • Hat or cap to protect from the sun, rain and cold
  • Insect repellent
  • Snacks, dried fruit, biscuits, chocolate, energy bars etc. Please note that we do provide a very complete and well supplied meal service. This recommendation applies for all clients being used to a specific snack, as it may happen that it is not included in our selection.
  • Toilet paper and handkerchiefs
  • Camera, films and extra batteries (batteries consume more quickly under cold conditions)
  • Some extra to buy drinks and for emergencies in Peruvian soles
  • Walking poles (optional, if your poles have metal spikes please do not forget the rubber protection if you intend to use them on the Inca Trail)
  • Small towel
  • Swimsuit (if you whish to take a bath in the hot springs)