Inca Trail Combo treks are the best of both worlds!
On an Inca Trail Combo Trek, you get to trek part or all of the of the Inca Trail combined with another popular trek such as the Lares or Salkantay Treks. Note, some combo treks include all of the Classic Inca Trail trek plus another trek combined and many include the 2 day or Short Inca Trail at the end of the trek. They have begun quite popular and only a few Inca Trail Operators are offering them to their clients.
Thus, you trek in the footsteps of the Incas on the famous Inca Trail which is known for its ecological diversity, archeological treasures, and it is the only trek that passes through the Sun Gate directly to the Majestic Machu Picchu Citadel. In addition, you get to enjoy for example the Lares Trek which offers interactions with isolated indigenous communities, majestic glaciers, blue glacial lakes, waterfalls, and herds of llamas and alpacas or the Salkantay Trek known for its white glacier tipped mountains, crystal clear lakes, and wildlife. If you want a true wilderness experience in the magnificent Andes Mountains this trek is for you. If you are looking for the best of both worlds, combo treks offer all of what you are looking for included in them. On all of them you pass through the Sun Gate directly to Machu Picchu Citadel, which only Inca Trail treks can now do. Below are links to various Inca Trail Operators that are offering
Inca Trail Combo Treks. Check for more information and prices.