The Inca Trail does not have an age limit for hikers, however, it is important to keep in mind that the Inca Trail is a difficult trek with high altitudes, steep terrain, and limited facilities. It may not be suitable for everyone, especially very young children and older people.

Tour operators and trekking companies may have their own age restrictions and recommendations based on safety concerns and the physical demands of the trail. They may also have minimum age requirements for participants.

If you are planning to trek the Inca Trail, it is advisable to check with the tour company you will be using and inquire about their specific age policies and requirements. In addition, it is crucial to be physically fit and properly acclimatized to the high altitudes to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

Keep in mind that regulations and requirements may change, so it is a good idea to check the latest information from official sources or tour operators before planning your trip.

Well here is the most popular route to hike Machu Picchu.

inca trail in august

Km 82, Wayllabamba, Ayapata, Warmiwañusca, Pacaymayo, Chakicocha, Wiñaywayna, Machu Picchu