Low-Cost Machu Picchu Day Tour

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Machu Picchu means “Old Mountain” and is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This place is considered one of the best touristic destinations of the world, for its amazing history and spectacular landscapes surrounded by green mountains and beautiful views.

This tour is a must if you are visiting Peru, so you can’t miss this incredible adventure, and learn about the Incan Empire.

Travel to Machu Picchu from Cusco is an amazing experience. 

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Centrally located hotels in the city of Cusco
Centrally located hotels in the city of Cusco
12 Hours
All year round

* Round trip transfer Cusco / Ollantaytambo / Cusco

* Round trip Train ticket to Aguas Calientes

* Bus ticket Up / Down the entrance of Machu Picchu

* Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu Citadel

* Guided tour with local guide in Spanish and English

* Food and drinks
* Assistance during the journey by train
* Personal expenses
* Entrance ticket to Huayna Picchu Mountain (Optional)

* Comfortable Walking Shoes.
* Camera
* Sunglasses
* Mosquito Repellent Lotion
* Sunscreen Lotion
* Cap
Machu Picchu (PE)

* ALL traveler passport details are needed for the Machu Picchu Day Trip (Full Name, Number, Nationality And Birthdate). Please Provide All Traveler Passport Details when booking Otherwise The Tour Is Not Confirmed.
* Trains Time Varies Depending On Their Availability And Season.
* Non Refundable Reservation
* The Guided Tour Lasts Around 2 Hrs. After That, You Are Free To Explore Machu Picchu On Your Own.
* Train service allows to bring one personal bag no more than 5 kilos.

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Details of Day Tours

Very early in the morning, a touristic bus will pick you up from the hotel located in the city of Cusco to go towards the train station of Ollantaytambo in the heart of the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

From this point, you will take the train to the town of Aguas Calientes, in a journey of 1 hour and a half. During the way, you will enjoy amazing mountains landscapes. Upon arrival, you will take a bus to the entrance of Machu Picchu Citadel, and have free time to walk around this amazing archeological site.

Machu Picchu was declared as a UNESCO Historical and Cultural Heritage in 1981. This impressive Inca citadel was built under the domains of Inca Pachacutec during the fifteenth century when he started the expansion of the Incan Empire, known as Tahuantinsuyo.

At the agreed time, you will meet our professional guide at the entrance of the Inca site, to start the guided tour to Machu Picchu Historic Sanctuary. Explore the Lost City of the Incas, for 2 hours and a half, learning about this ancient civilization and admiring beautiful landscapes.

The citadel has been built with huge stones which fit together in a perfect way, and it creates a spectacular landscape. Visiting Machu Picchu you will walk through their streets, avenues, as well as places that were used for agriculture and religious rites. Without a doubt, the Inca civilization had a special skill for constructions, and they used to respect the environment all the time.

The tour to Machu Picchu continues with the free time to take beautiful photos and walk throughout this fantastic place by your own. If you want, you can climb the Huayna Picchu mountain (optional) with the best panoramic views. Also, you have the option to take the bus back to Aguas Calientes town to have lunch (optional). There are many options of traditional lunch at town.

We highly recommended this day tour from Cusco because is going to be the best trip of your life. The Inca trail to Machu Picchu is another fantastic option to get this amazing site.

At agreed time, you should be at the train station of Aguas Calientes to board the train back to Ollantaytambo train station. Here, a touristic bus will transfer you to the city of Cusco, and drop you off at the hotel.

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