Alpaca Expeditions

Travel to Machu Picchu for a Trip You’ll Never Forget

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One of the world’s most iconic sites, Machu Picchu, is a dream destination for any traveler visiting South America. Machu Picchu is situated deep in the heart of the Sacred Valley in Southeastern Peru and is one of the country’s primary attractions. The Inca Trail is one of the world’s most famous treks with each…

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Alpaca Expeditions: Social Consciousness

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Alpaca Expeditions is a Peru-based tour company founded by Raul, an ex-porter. Peru is a great tourist destination highlighting the great Machu Picchu (The Old Mountain) and Inca trail in the Andes. To show off these landmarks to tourists in a socially-conscious way, Alpaca Expeditions opened its doors to the visitors to give them a…

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Alpaca Expeditions Has a Rich History

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Peru is a spectacular and unique destination that is home to a myriad of extraordinary sights and activities. Alpaca Expeditions aims to provide superior tours of Peru, and offers a variety of incredible, memorable experiences. About Alpaca Expeditions Alpaca Expeditions is based in Cusco, Peru, and was founded by Raul Ccolque in 2012. Raul grew…

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Counting down to the 2017 Season

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Alpaca Expeditions is always looking for new ways to be unique and remain the number 1 tour company in Cusco. Customer service is of course our number 1 attribute, but we have added some fun things to keep us ahead of the competition. This February we made a huge investment and purchased 50 satellite phones.…

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Weather

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Of course this is our most popular question – what will the weather be like on the trek? While we can’t answer this specifically, we can give you the general guidelines of weather in this region and on your particular trek. The most important thing to know is there are only two seasons in Cusco:…

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February: Time for us to Learn, Grow and Celebrate

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Since Alpaca Expeditions was formed  in 2012, every February when the Inca Trail  is closed for maintenance, we take advantage of the quiet and organize several activities to strengthen our skills and even more importantly, to celebrate. The celebration comes first. We begin with an awesome soccer tournament between our porters, guides, cook and office…

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All Saints Day

Dance of the cusco

There are very few holidays that are as widely celebrated around the world as Halloween. It is one of the world’s oldest holidays and definitely the most fun. But Halloween in Cusco is just the beginning of a three day celebration. All Saints Day, which begins on November 1st, is spent celebrating the Living. Relatives…

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