Money Magazine’s Where to go in 2015 List

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“Make this your best vacation year yet. No matter when you’d like to escape, this month-by-month calendar will help you find the best getaway – and the best deals.” – Stirling Kelso

Knowmad Adventures is thrilled to be featured in Money Magazine’s 2015 January – February issue for our Classic Machu Picchu trip idea. Read more for special April travel prices and why this itinerary is the ideal Peru adventure.


“An eight-day trip, the Classic Machu Picchu from Knowmad Adventures, is a manageable $2,160 in April ($200 off regular price). Standout outings include a visit to Sacsayhuaman, an Inca fortress of massive rock walls, just north of Cuzco, and a chance to browse through the artisan goods at the Sunday Urcos Market” – Stirling Kelso

Where to go in 2015 - Peru Machu Picchu


Where to go in April 2015CLASSIC MACHU PICCHU TRIP Summary & HIGHLIGHTS

Discover ancient ruins and vivid indigenous cultures as you journey through the heart of the Andes to the Lost City of Machu Picchu. Get off the beaten path in the Sacred Valley’s vibrant traditional villages and markets and return to charming accommodations on your in-depth, relaxing exploration of this powerful and charming region of Peru.


  • Experience a variety of vibrant indigenous Andean cultures
  • Ride the rails in a historic train along the ancient Inca Trail
  • Explore the famed Lost City of Machu Picchu and the Sun Gate
  • Wander the legendary Incan ruins of Sacsayhuaman and Ollantaytambo
  • Meander the stone streets and bustling markets of Cusco
  • Get off the beaten path & discover the ancient ways of Amaru villagers & bargain for colorful, hand-woven textiles in colorful Pisac market
  • Lunch in a centuries-old hacienda while relaxing in the Sacred Valley



An itinerary great for all ages that pays special attention to altitude, this trip takes you to the classic Peru highlights while also venturing off the beaten path offering hands-on experiences in indigenous communities, returning afterwards to charming, comfortable accommodations.

Knowmad has vast knowledge and operations in Peru; this is a private trip and we are happy to modify excursions, accommodations, and the flow of the itinerary to perfectly suit your travel style and interests. Follow the link for the full Classic Machu Picchu trip itinerary, browse other Peru travel options here,  or feel free to give us a call at 612-315-2894.

*Terms and conditions: Only valid for new inquiries. Cannot be retroactively applied to trips already booked. Discount applies to the Classic Machu Picchu itinerary only with limited customizations. Trip must be booked by February 31st, 2015 and trip start date must be between April 1st and 30th of 2015. Published price based on 4 travelers. Inquire for pricing of smaller groups. Must mention article in Money Magazine at inquiry.


Hasta Pronto, Knowmad Adventurers

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