Machu Picchu is located in southern Peru, hidden in 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.
Start and Finish the tour at the door of your hotel
Enjoy the Bus ride from Cusco to Ollantaytambo crossing the Andes of Peru
Visit one of the legendary “Lost Cities of the Incas”
Professional highly trained Native Tour Guides
Enjoy the paradisiac Panoramic train ride to Machu Picchu along the Urubamba river
We will start the tour from your Hotel around 5:00 am depending on the train schedule, drive along the mountains until Ollantaytambo, place where you will take the 1:30 minutes 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, fallowing the Urubamba river that runs along the mountains until becomes the Amazon
When you arrive 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 in a 30 minutes beautiful ride up to Machu Picchu.
Once in Machu Picchu and passing the CheckPoint you will have 3 to 4 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.
After the tour you will still have a free time to explore Machu Picchu by yourself. When you are done exploring, you will catch the bus back to Aguas Calientes for lunch (not included). After, you will take the Panoramic train and bus back to Cusco, where you will be drop off at your hotel.
Hotel pickup and drop-off from your Hotel
Round-trip transportation from Cusco to Ollantaytambo train station
Vistadome train to Machu Picchu
Bus up and down to Machu Picchu
Entrance to Machu Picchu
Professional highly trained Local Tour Guides
Vistadome Train back To Cusco (One way)
Tour will finish at your Hotel
Huayna Picchu Or Montaña ($75 per person)
Meals not Included
If you are interested in any of the additional extras listed below and would like further guidance or information then please contact the Trexperience Team. We will be happy to arrange any of the below extras for you.
Huayna Picchu Mountain: Tickets need to be booked in advance and cost an additional $75 per person
Machu Picchu Mountain: Tickets need to be booked in advance and cost an additional $75 per person
Valid, original Passport (a copy will not be accepted)
Valid, Student Card (if you booked as a student)
Immigration Card (given to you on the plane as you enter Peru)
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 water bottle(s)
FOR YOUR DAYPACKS:
Below is a list of items that we highly recommend you keep with you at all times in your personal backpack. It is important to note that due to local regulations, your backpack should not exceed 25L. All larger backpacks can not be taken into Machu Picchu and will need to be stored outside the gates.