Cusco Tour Operators

Trekking Companies in Cusco


SAS Travel

Calle Garcilaso 270, Cusco.

Full range of treks available. Largest of the trekking tour operators in Cusco offering a good quality service. One of the few companies to offer daily Inca trail departures. Recommended.


Peru Treks

Avenida Pardo 540, Cusco. Open 9am-1pm & 4-8pm Mon-Sat, Closed Sun.

Inca Trail specialists with departures on Monday, Wednesday and Friday throughout the year.  They also run a homestay program where you can stay with families in mountain villages and experience their culture. Contribute towards local community projects. Recommended.


Andina Travel

Plazoleta Santa Catalina 219, Cusco

Recommended for their Lares Valley trek. Also offer the Inca Trail, Ausangate & Choquequirao. Recommended.



Located out of town. Calle Fortunato L. Herrera 214, Urb. Magisterial, 1a Etapa, Cusco

Quality tour operator offering the Inca Trail and other treks including Ausangate and Valley of Lares. Recommended.


Wayki Trek

Calle Quera 239, Cusco

Offering limited number of trek departures on the Inca Trail . Recommended.


Llama Path

Calle San Juan de Dios 250, Cusco.

Variety of treks and tours.


Comprehensive list of all licensed Inca Trail trekking companies in Cusco





Traditional Tours (Cusco City Tour , Sacred Valley etc)


SAS Travel

Well-established adventure tour operator




Rafting Companies in Cusco


Amazonas Explorer

Located out of town at Avenida Collasuyu 910 Miravalle, Cusco. Book online at

Specialists in rafting expeditions combined with trekking. Top quality equipment and guides. Operates fixed departure dates for the Apurimac as well the Rio Cotahuasi in Arequipa. Very professional. Recommended


Apumayo Expeditions

Located out of town at Jiron Ricardo Palma N-11, Urb. Santa Monica, Cusco. Book online at

Responsible tour operator. Regularly participates in river clean up activities. Rafting trips on the Urubamba, Apurimac and Tambopata.  Recommended.


River Explorers

Located out of town at Urb. Kennedy A, B-15, Cusco. Best booked on their website

Popular rafting outfitter offering trips on the Rio Apurimac.



Portal Confiturias 211, Plaza de Armas, Cusco


KB Tambo Tours (Ollantaytambo)

KB Tambo Hostal, Calle Principal Ollantaytambo (High Street).

Can organize rafting trips locally with a minimum of 4 persons.





Mountain Biking Companies in Cusco


Amazonas Explorer

Located out of town at Avenida Collasuyu 910 Miravalle, Cusco. Book online at

Professional tour operator offering a good selection of mountain biking tours including 12 days Mike Titicaca to Machu Picchu. The 4 day Bike to Manu is a superb route. Several half day trips around Cusco and a popular 1 day Bike Moray & Maras.



Located out of town at Calle Fortunato L. Herrera 214, Urb. Magisterio 1a etapa, Cusco

Quality tour operator offering several Mountain biking routes around Cusco including a 4 day Cusco to Manu Jungle trip and a 2 day Lares Valley route.


KB Tambo Tours (Ollantaytambo)

KB Tambo Hostal, Calle Principal Ollantaytambo (High Street).


Sacred Wheels (Urubamba)

Located in Urubamba in the sacred Valley

Relatively new companies specialising in mountain biking trips in the Sacred Valley including Chinchero, Maras & Moray, Salineras and Pisac.



Many tour operators offer a half day Maras & Moray biking trip which is an excellent place to start.



Horseback Riding Trips


Perol Chico (Urubamba)


This excellent well-established ranch and riding stables near Urubamba in the Sacred Valley is run by Dutch-Peruvian Eduard van Brunschot and his wife Maria Zans Gamarra. They offer several horseback riding tours on Peruvian paso horses. Itineraries range from 2 days rides (Salineras, Maras & Moray) including meals and accommodation as well as longer tours up to 11 days.



Cusco For You (Urubamba)


Ranch is located just outside Urubamba about 4km along the road to Ollantaytambo. You will have to cross the Urubamba River on a small footbridge. This is the path that takes you up to the Salineras (Maras Salt Pans). The ranch is about 400m after the bridge

Cusco For You offer horseback riding day trips to the Saneras, Maras & Moray as well as longer trips. They also offer accommodation and other activities in the area such as mountain biking and hiking.





Amazon Rainforest - Manu Tour Operators


Pantiacolla Tours

Calle Garcilaso 265, Interior patio, 2nd floor office 12, Cusco. open 9am-1pm & 4-8pm Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm Sat, Closed Sun.

Camping tours to Manu run by Dutch biologist.


Manu Expeditions

Owned by ornithologist Barry Walker, part owners of the Manu Wildlife Center, they offer 4-9 day trips to Manu in Safari camps and lodges and specialize in bird watching trips.


Manu Nature Tours

Avenida Pardo 1046, Cusco.

Run lodge-based trips and are owners of Manu Lodge. Recommended for experiencing the jungle in comfort.



Offices in USA and Lima.

Trips to Manu. Part-owners of the Manu Wildlife center.


SAS Travel

Calle Garcilaso 270, Cusco.

Well-established adventure tour operator offering trips to Manu, small group sizes.


Expediciones Vilca

Calle Plateros 359 (just off the Plaza de Armas), Cusco.

Budget tours to Manu of mixed quality.


Amazon Trails Peru

Organise trips into the Manu Reserved Zone and to Blanquillo Macaw Lick. Owners of a private nature reserve situated southeast of Manu National Park. Options include building your own balsa raft.




Amazon Rainforest - Tambopata Tour Operators


Rainforest Expeditions

They operate tours to their two lodges in the rainforest of Tambopata; the Posada Amazonas Lodge and the Tambopata Research Center (TRC).


Explorers Inn

Own and operate the Explorer's Inn jungle lodge on the Tambopata River.


EcoAmazonia Lodge

Operate daily tours to their jungle lodge.




Train Tickets Cusco to Machu Picchu


Peru Rail

Portal de Carnes 214, Plaza de Armas, Cusco or Plaza Regocijo 202, Cusco. Open 7am-10pm

Privatized rail company owned by the same company as 5-star hotel Monasterio and Machu Picchu Sanctuary hotel outside the ruins at Machu Picchu.

PeruRail also have offices at Lima Airport (National Departures, 2nd floor, between Gates 13 and 14 open 4am-8pm) and also at the LarcoMar Shopping Center in Miraflores open 11am-10pm.


Inca Rail

Portal de Panes 105, Plaza de Armas, Cusco