Maras: Visiting the Inca’s Salt Mines
Andean Lodges and Regenera: carbon neutral operations and efforts to protect the Amazon forest
Santurantikuy, the Christmas Artisans’ Festival in Cusco
Live a private and intimate journey on an exclusive Andean Lodges trek
Cusco city, especially its historic downtown, is undeniably romantic. Its narrow cobblestone street, mix of colonial and Inca architecture, charming squares and fountains, and small, intimate restaurants reveal an air of romance and […]CONTINUE READING
International Mountain Day: Sustainable development of our mountain region
Every year on December 11th, many countries commemorate International Mountain Day, a day established in 2003 by the United Nations General Assembly to recognize the importance of mountains and to promote sustainable development […]CONTINUE READING
Andean Lodges: the ultimate Andes hiking adventure
We’re approaching the end of another year. For many of us, it’s a good time to look forward to the next year. and to wonder- what great adventure will I embark upon this […]CONTINUE READING
Introducing Andean Excursions: Our new brand for your greatest Cusco adventure!
We’re expanding the options we offer our guests for travel to Cusco with Andean Excursions. Our new branch for custom-designed acclimatization tours.CONTINUE READING
Huayna Picchu: Machu Picchu’s magnificent “Young Mountain”
Huayna Picchu’s name comes from Quechua: huayna is “young”, and picchu is “mountain”. Suitable name for a tall, but visually less spectacular mountain.CONTINUE READING
Andean deities: what was the importance of the sun, the earth and the moon to the Inca culture?
For the ancient Incas, religious worship was centered on the diverse natural phenomena that surrounded the great Andean civilization.CONTINUE READING
Ancient Andean engineering: the amazing suspension bridges of the Inca Empire
To solve the problem of interconnecting roads, the Incas put all their building skills into making strong suspension bridges, which made travel possible.CONTINUE READING
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Operation team made up of community members trained as guides, kitchen staff, housekeeping, guardianship and maintenance.