G Adventures has received the “Best Inca Trail Tour Operator” award presented by the Regional Direction of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Cusco (RDFTTC) in Peru.
“It’s a huge honour to be recognized as the top Inca Trail operator by the Regional Government of Cusco,” says G Adventures founder Bruce Poon Tip. “I’m incredibly proud of our G family in Cusco who deliver excellence every day.”
The application process included interviews with RDFTTC, an on-site examination of G Adventures’ Inca Trail operations, and a presentation by the operator’s Cusco team. The award recognizes outstanding service, safety, technical operations and ethical business practices.
“The Inca Trail is one of our most popular experiences globally and every year we take nearly 10,000 travellers on the popular trek to witness the wonder of Machu Picchu,” added Poon Tip. “We’re committed to leading with service and delivering the best possible experience, while also empowering local communities in the region through our G for Good projects.”
G Adventures’ Inca Trail operations employs over 560 local employees including guides, porters, cooks, drivers and office staff.
The tour operator offers 29 trips that take travellers on the Inca Trail.
(photo from G Adventures)