Tour to Machu Picchu by train 2 days 1 night

As you make your way from Cusco to Machu Picchu Pueblo on the Andean train, you will have the opportunity to enjoy an unforgettable adventure while taking in the breathtaking scenery of the Andes mountains and the Urubamba River. Staying in Aguas Calientes for one night will allow you to beat the crowds to Machu Picchu the next day

This 2-day journey takes you on a special train ride from Cusco to Machu Picchu Pueblo. Explore this iconic Inca fortress from the 15th century, learning about its architecture, history, and the everyday life of its residents.

Highlights of the 2-Day tour to Machu Picchu

  • Book with Confidence and Flexibility
  • Small group tours to ensure personalized service
  • Comfortable way to visit Machu Picchu
  • Board the Panoramic Vistadome train to return
  • Door to Door Service (Start and finish at your hotel)

Price per person: 450.USD   

To book the 2-Day tour to Machu Picchu, you need to make an initial payment of 200.USD per person, the remaining balance can be paid online, in installments, or Cusco with any credit card at no booking fees at all.

Student Discount:
All travelers under 17 will have a $40. If you are 25 years old or under at the time of traveling, you can get the 40$ discount with your student ID. Please advise by email to give you a code for the discount.


Itinerary of the 2-Day tour to Machu Picchu

Day 1: Cusco – Aguas Calientes

We will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at 7:00 in the morning and transfer you to the San Pedro train station in Cusco so that you can board the train to Aguas Calientes. The train ride to Aguas Calientes takes approximately 4.5 hours, traveling from the heights of Cusco to the cloud forest where Machu Picchu is located.

During the excursion, you will have the opportunity to take in the breathtaking panoramas of the city of Cusco, Pampas de Anta, Pomatales Canyon, and the Urubamba River as it winds its way to Aguas Calientes (Also called Machu Picchu Pueblo). After arriving in Aguas Calientes at around 12:20 pm, you will check into your hotel and have the afternoon at your leisure in the town.

In Aguas Calientes, you will have the opportunity to tour the town or go to the hot springs. In addition to this, your tour guide will be able to lead you on further walks to the butterfly station or the Mandor gardens.

  • Pick from Hotel
  • Train ticket Included
  • Meals: Not Included
  • Hotel: Intipunku or Similar

Day 2: Machu Picchu – Cusco

After breakfast at your hotel, you will meet your guide to get on the first bus to Machu Picchu and enter the citadel. Your professional guide will take you on a 3–4-hour tour and show you the best parts of this legendary lost city surrounded by beautiful mountains.

You’ll have some free time after the tour to hike to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain (optional-not included). Next, you’ll take the bus back to Aguas Calientes to eat lunch, look around the city, and shop. In the late afternoon, take the Vistadome Panoramic train for 1.5 hours to Ollantaytambo, and then a private van to Cusco. Between 7:30 and 8:30 pm, you should be back at your hotel in Cusco.

  • Entrance to Machu Picchu included
  • Meals: Breakfast at the hotel; others not Included
  • Train tickets:  Panoramic Vistadome Train to return
  • Tour Guide: Professional guide

Optional hikes after the Guided tour in Machu Picchu

Huayna Picchu Mountain – The walk takes 2 hours round trip. You must hike this mountain after the guided tour from 10:am to 11:am. The cost is 75$ per person.

Machu Picchu Mountain – The hike takes 3 hours round trip after the guided tour. The shift is from 9:am to 10:am. The cost is 75$ per person.


Included

  • Professional English Speaking Tour Guide
  • Pick-up and drop off to and from your hotel
  • All Transportation Included from hotel to hotel
  • One way Expedition train
  • One way Vistadome Panoramic train
  • Hotel in Aguas Calientes (3-star)
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu
  • Bus tickets to Machu Picchu
  • Guided tour in Machu Picchu
  • All taxes and booking fees included

Not Included

  • Huayna Picchu Mountain
  • Machu Picchu Picchu Mountain (different from Machu Picchu Citadel)
  • Meals
  • Tips for our staff
  • Travel Insurance: Strongly recommended

What to take on the 2-Day tour to Machu Picchu

  • Original Passport (No Photocopy accepted)
  • Student card, if you booked as a student.
  • Rain gear, Ponchos, jackets, two sets of clothing
  • Warm clothes, T-shirts, Comfortable pants
  • Sun hat, Sun cream, Insect repellant
  • Toiletries, Personal medication
  • Extra Money for souvenirs
  • Small Comfortable backpack for Machu Picchu

Covid-19 measures to keep you safe during traveling

  • Face masks are required for travelers and staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer is available to travelers and staff at all times
  • 100% online payments with no booking fees at all
  • Flexible bookings during COVID – 19 outbreak

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