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Description

Machu Picchu Day Trip will take on an adventure to explore the Peruvian Andes, covered with the dense vegetation of the cloud forest. 

This spectacular city is a complex of Palaces, temples, houses, storehouses, plazas, schools­. 

The citadel lies in a step high ridge, surrounded by mountains and the Urubamba river. Scholars are still trying to uncover the mysteries of “the Lost City of the Incas”. 

Come and join me in these expeditions to visit this ancient city that was abandoned in the early 16th century.

Highlights of Machu Picchu Day Trip

  • Start and Finish the tour at the door of your hotel
  • All transportation Included
  • Visit one of the legendary “Lost Cities of the Incas”
  • Professional highly trained Native Tour Guides
  • Vistadome Panoramic train ride on the way back
  • Come back the same day to Cusco
  • Discover Machu Picchu from Cusco in a full day tour onboard the panoramic trains and take in the breathtaking landscapes of the Andes and the cloud forest where the lost citadel is located.

Itinerary

Cusco – Ollantaytambo

Pick up from your hotel around 4:00 am depending on the train schedule, drive along the mountains until Ollantaytambo, a place where you’ll take the 1:30 minutes Expeditions train ride to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes). 

The train ride starts in the Peruvian Andes and will end in the cloud forest, experiencing the fastest change in the landscape, following the Urubamba river that runs along the mountains until becomes the Amazon.

Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu

Upon arrival to Aguas Calientes city, your tour guide will be waiting for you to show you the best part of the city and give a free time so you can explore the city to later go to the bus terminal that takes you on a 30 minutes beautiful ride up to Machu Picchu and enter the citadel. 

Once in Machu Picchu and passing the CheckPoint you’ll have 3 hours guided tour by your English speaking guide showing you the best of this legendary lost city build between heaven and earth surrounded by magnificent mountains, explore the most important places, learn about Incan history, new clues about Machu Picchu.

Machu Picchu – Cusco

After the tour, you’ll still have free time to explore Machu Picchu by yourself. When you are done exploring, you’ll catch the bus back to Aguas Calientes for lunch (not included). 

After, take the Panoramic train and bus back to Cusco, the estimated arrival time is 08.00 pm back to your hotel.

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What's included

  •  Hotel pickup and drop-off from your hotel
  • Round-trip transportation from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  • Expedition train to Machu Picchu
  • Visatadome Train From Aguas Calientes To Ollantaytambo
  • Bus up and down to Machu Picchu
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu
  • Professional highly trained Local Tour Guides
  • Tour will finish at your Hotel

What's excluded

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Meals not Included

What do I need to bring

  • Valid, original Passport (a copy will not be accepted)
  • Hiking Shoes (light, comfortable and broken in)
  • A good quality daypack (light, small and comfortable)
  • Water storage for at least 2 liters; either a camel bag or reusable water bottles

Important information

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Passport name, number, and the country is required at time of booking for all participants

Categories

  • SIGHTSEEING
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • ADVENTURE
  • NATURE
  • BIRDWATCHING
  • HIKING

Guided Language

  • Español
  • English

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