Enjoy this trip to Machu Picchu from Cusco with Machu Picchu Mountain, where you'll get the chance to check out the amazing landscapes of the cloud forest as you approach “Aguas Calientes”: home of the legendary Machu Picchu. Includes transportation, meals, and accommodations.
Stop At: Sacred Valley of the Incas, Cusco Region
After breakfast, we will leave the city of Cusco towards Ollantaytambo. We will take the train to get to “Aguas Calientes”. The train will provide us with the necessary comfort to have an incredible trip.
You'll be able to see breathtaking green valleys and Inca cultivation platforms during the train ride, after which we'll enter the jungle area, finally arriving in “Aguas Calientes”. Here, your guide will be waiting to welcome you. In the afternoon, we recommend visiting the Machu Picchu site museum and the orchid exhibition or trying out the hot springs of the town.
Duration: 5 hours
Stop At: Machu Picchu
After breakfast at the hotel, we will take one of the buses to Machu Picchu. Our guide will provide you with all the information about the site during a 2-hour guided tour to learn about the Historical Sanctuary in all its splendor.
You will ascend to Machu Picchu Mountain using a ticket provided by the tour. This area has a demarcated path with unparalleled views of the famous Inca Sanctuary, as well as panoramic views of the surrounding mountainous landscapes. If you're looking to add Huayna Picchu to your visit, you must add an extra cost of $35 and confirm it in advance on the day of your reservation. The difficulty for this experience ranges from moderate to challenging.
Then, we will board the return bus to “Aguas Calientes”, after which we'll take the return train to Ollantaytambo and then our private bus will take us to Cusco.
Duration: 8 hours