Tierras Vivas Tour Operator
Tierras Vivas Travel is a highly professional trek and tour company that focuses on both young and older travelers alike, making sure everyone arrive to their intended destination. It is a Inca Trail operator since 2006 -Alternative hikes, excellent food, a well informed guide and enthusiastic porters.
Peru Tour Operator: Inca Trail, Salkantay Trek, Lares Trek, Choquequirao Trek, Inca Quarry Trail
Wildlife of the Sierra
02 August 2018
The Andes of Peru have been heavily populated by wildlife for thousands of years, In Inca times all types of Andean wildlife enjoyed a form of protection, and although periodic hunts occurred, these were few and the privilege of the ruling class. After the Spanish conquest and the breakdown of the Inca infrastructure, wild animals were hunted indiscriminately and consequently suffered a population decline which was further advanced by ...« read more »
Salkantay Trek Guide
31 July 2018
The Salkantay Trail is an old alternative path to the Inca Trail, along the route you can see beautiful landscapes with ecological diversity of flora and fauna, an excellent trekking route for adventure-loving travelers. Also this excursion is denominated as one of the alternate routes to reach the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.
This hike takes its name from the magnificent Nevado Salkantay, a natural work belonging to the Vilcabamba ...« read more »
Daily Life in the Andes
30 July 2018
The route to most villages in the Andes is a narrow, graded-earth road, in the winter baked concrete-solid under the fierce dry-season sun, in the summer awash with torrents of rain, slick with mud, narrowed or closed by rock-slides. These roads wind tortuously through the mountains, making complicated switchbacks up and down thier flanks or following deep river valleys. The vehicles that ply them, the means of transportation readily ...« read more »
How far in advance do I need to book the Inca Trail
13 July 2018
How far in advance do I need to Book the Inca Trail? Usually all adventure travellers ask this question. How long in advance you need to book? - 6, 5 or 3 month or 1 year in advance?. The Inca Trail is the most popular hike to Machu Picchu and the most famous of the world. On 2019, the Ministry of Culture and Sernanp created the new regulations and ...« read more »
Nazca Lines Mystery
11 July 2018
The Nazca Lines mystery with centuries of history still remains unresolved today. Why are they there? What meaning do they have? What was its function? How old are you? Were the Nazca really the ones who made them?
Though the Nazca Lines are difficult to see from the ground due to their enormus size, some can be seen from nearby hillsides. It´s widely believed that the lines were first properly ...« read more »