Off The Beaten Path: Why Plan A Custom Tour?

January 07,2019

When you think of travel, which words come to mind?

Adventure? Inspiration? Exploration?

Visiting another country always brings many new experiences, but at the same time, the experience can vary widely based on our approach to planning our trip. All countries that host travelers have attractions that have become famous, and usually for good reason: they are awesome! Natural or cultural, every country has features and monuments that the masses want to see. The response from the travel industry? Packaged tours that often cater to large groups and leave little decision making power of hands of the traveler.

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Inca Trail Permits Sold Out? Check Out These Alternative Treks

April 25,2017

With the permits for Inca Trail tours flying off the shelf, those travelers determined to trek are now seeking alternative hiking options. Over the last few years, we have been developing alternative trails that showcase different aspects of the Andes, rarely seen on the traditional Inca Trail. Local Villages, majestic peaks and zero crowds, these are all elements that are enticing to any true adventure trekker. 

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Prepare Now to Guarantee Your Peru Adventure

November 29,2016

Now is the time to begin planning authentic Peru tours and trekking on the Inca Trail. Permits for the Inca Trail are now available and to ensure your space on the trek on your desired dates, you will want to move quickly.

Here are a few helpful facts to help you prepare for visiting Peru in 2018:

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What to Consider After Confirming Your Peru Tour

August 29,2016

Your flights are confirmed, you have your final itinerary and all the work of researching and planning your trip has paid off, you are going to Peru! Excitement fills your day, you tell all your friends and family you are embarking on a hiking adventure that leads deep into the Andes to visit the fabled ruins of Machu Picchu. Then it dawns on you, you are actually doing this, now what?

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Packing for Peru Tours

April 16,2014

Machu Picchu

Rebecca is a Global Basecamps MVP traveler who has trekked all over the world and back again. Having gained knowledge and experience packing for her various treks, she was kind enough to offer her tips for future travelers! In our "Packing for Treks" series, Rebecca will give general tips, as well as destination-specific tips for Nepal, Tanzania and Peru!

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