Hiking along the Inca Trail in the Andes of Peru through an amazing array of Inca ruins culminating in Machu Picchu itself is an unforgettable experience.
It was re-discovered by American historian and explorer Hiram Bingham in 1911 and as recently as 2016, a hidden treasure chamber was uncovered.
Here's how it compares to the other 'classic' overseas treks, how to choose between the different options and what you can expect on the challenge itself.
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Trekking at altitude presents an added challenge, but with the right knowledge and preparation, it's possible to minimise the effects. The Altitude Centre's Ellie Dolbear explains how.
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