The Responsible People foundation was established in 2010, by Ruth Soledad Caceres Rodriguez, Milagros Valery Toledo Sohakita and Edwin Edgar Caviedes to help fighting against environmental and Andean distant villages´ daily problems.
Since then, the Peruvian tour operator Tierras Vivas has been contributing to our projects a lot providing us with annual donations to cover operating costs as well as a significant part of project development costs.
Inca Trail Machu
Inca Trail Machu is an experienced, professional and dynamic adventure travel tour operator founded in 2006. We have been specializing in providing trekking tours in Peru, such as 4 Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Salkantay Trek, Lares Trek, and alternative treks to Machu Picchu, our reliable, friendly and personalised service is the reason our travellers come back year after year.
Salkantay Trek Machu
Salkantay Trek Machu is a tour operator in Peru. Offers the best hiking tour to Machu Picchu, Inca Trail and Salkantay Trekking. If you are considering visit Machu Picchu, but looking for a different and unique tourist path, then contact us. Salkantay Mountain Trek is the top alternative trail to Inca Trail and is named among the 25 best treks in the world, by National Geographic Adventure Travel Magazine. Choose the best price for your hike: cheap Salkantay Trek or the different options of Salkantay Treks that we have for you.
Friends of Responsible People
Peru Explore by yourself
ExploreByYourself is a site for travelers who dream of visiting Peru. The site has gathered everything that may help to organise your trip: information about airlines and tickets, prices for hotels and hostels, and travel within the country. The site is constantly updated with new information about routes and places of interest. If you don’t find an answer to any of your questions, please contact us!
Traveling to Machu Picchu with kids
16 March 2019
Machu Picchu is amazing, magical, mysterious, it is the ideal place to visit with children. It is hidden between the Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu mountains, and is located right in the middle of the Amazon jungle brow and the Andes mountain range. It was buried for 400 years until - the children love this story - Hiram Bingham came to the ancient Inca city of Machu Picchu, "guided ...« read more »
Salkantay Trek Devastation and Animal Exploitation
30 January 2019
Many travelers and bloggers describe the beauty of the Salkantay Trek route. However, this blog is to describe the bad influence of irresponsible tourism as well as to give some advices.
The Salkantay Trek used to have one of the loveliest natural routes worldwide. It also has been considered as an alternative trek to the Inca Trail. Its tour operators used to bring personal tents, dining tents and toilet tents ...« read more »
Responsible Tourism Tips for your Inca Trail
24 January 2019
Machu Picchu is a unique place in the world, not only is it a beautiful stone city, it is the perfect synchrony between what man and nature can do. Machu Picchu is the proof that the hand of man can do great things without this signifying a conflict with nature. All of this makes taking care of and preserving it a task not only of the authorities of Peru ...« read more »
Inca Trail permits
18 January 2019
If the 2019 limit was set to travel to the Inca Trail, you must make your plans as soon as possible. Book your Inca Trail permits 2019 online 6 months in advance. There are only 500 spaces available per day, approximately 200 are assigned to tourists and 300 to porters, cooks and guides.
If the number of spaces is exhausted, you will have to choose another date. If the permits ...« read more »
Inca Trail Porters
18 January 2019
There are only 500 permits every day to do the traditional Inca Trail, for Porters, Tour Guides and Cooks including. Trekkers usually finish this 43-km long trail in 4 days or 3 days. Most of them consider the Inca Trail as their lifetime experience and personal ambition fulfillment. It is hard to overcome the contentment of completing the hike and visiting the magnificent Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. Anyway, ...« read more »