Visit the lost city of the Incas by train "Machu Picchu Tour "
Machupicchu is a magical destination that combine in such a superb fashion the work of the ancient mankind with dramatically beautiful natural embedded in the Andes among the exuberant vegetation of the high Amazon, which still keeps its hidden history among its buildings surrounded by Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu mountains. Its beauty will transport you to a lived history of more than 500 years of construction by a civilization of advanced technology for its time.
- Duration: Full day
- Tour type: Cultural
- Machu Picchu altitude: 2,400 m. / 7,850 ft.
- Difficulty level: Difficult
- Group size: 2-8 people
- At 4:15 a.m. Pick you up from your Hotel in our private van
- Drive toward the train station Ollanta Tambo (train departs at 6:10 am)
- The train rides through the sacred valley giving fascinating views (1.30 hours)
- At 7:40 am Get off at the final stop of the train (Aguas Calientes Town) to go the bus station with your tour guide
- At 8:00 am ride the bus up to Machu Picchu for 25 minutes
- After 2 hours of tour, do the extra hike Huayna Picchu mountain, if you booked for.
- By 11:00 am ride the bus down to Aguas calientes town
- From 11:30 am you will have extra time to have lunch (not included), and explore a bit the town.
- At 2:25 p.m. at the train station (train leaves at 2:55 p.m.)
- At 4:31 p.m. pick up from the Ollantay Tambo station to drive back to Cusco.
- Around 6:30 pm we finish the tour dropping you off at your Hotel.
MACHU PICCHU TOUR BY TRAIN
On our day Machu Picchu tour by train, you will enjoy an unmatched panoramic train view, going all the way of Urubamba River throughout the rain forest which surrounds Machu Picchu. Here you will enjoy the ridged snowcapped mountains and sub- tropical jungle landscape of the Peruvian Andes to the town of Aguas Calientes; you will embark of excitement trip up to Machu Picchu where you will have your guided tour of the wonderful last city of Machu Picchu.
CUSCO – MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO
To start our day Machu Picchu Tour by train, we will pick you up from your hotel early in the morning in our private van to the train station of “Ollantaytambo” which is located in the Sacred Valley, where you will board the EXPEDITION train down to Machu Picchu town or Aguas calientes (train rides time 1.30 hours) The train shows itself with stunning following the course of the Urubamba River down the Sacred Valley until reach Aguas Calientes town (2,040 mts. /6,692 ft).
Once you arrive to the train station your tour guide will take you to the bus station to head straight up to Machu Picchu citadel by bus (25 minutes). Once there your tour guide will give you and take you to the best parts of Machu Picchu (2,430 mts. / 7,972 ft.) to learn the history of Machu Picchu private tour (2 hours).
After enough pictures and guided tour of Machu Picchu, you will take the bus back down Aguas Calientes town. Then, in the afternoon you will take the EXPEDITION train back to Ollantaytambo where our private van will be waiting for you to drive back to Cusco to drop you off at your hotel.
The trip from Aguas calientes town to Cusco is 4 hours approx.
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MACHU PICCHU TOUR FULL DAY MAP
- Train to Machu Picchu with EXPEDITION train service or similar service (Round trip)
- Entrance to Machu Picchu.
- All transfers (from and to the hotel)
- 2 hour Guided Tour of the archeological site
- Private guided tour in Machu Picchu.
- Bus to Machu Picchu (Round trip)
ITEMS TO BRING
- Original Passport
- Small day backpack
- Confortable walking shoes
- Rain jacket or plastic poncho
- A fleece or a thin jacket
- Sun screen, sun hat and insect repellent.
- Personal medication
- ISIC card (if you are an student and qualify to the discount)
$ 280.00 USD per person
- 02 People: $ 360.00 USD per person
- 03 People: $ 340.00 USD per person
- 04 People: $ 320.00 USD per person
- 05 People: $ 290.00 USD per person
- 06 People: $ 280.00 USD per person
- Students: $ 25.00 USD
Applied for people who have valid UNIVERSITY STUDENT CARD.
- Under 10 years old: $ 25.00 US
Please send all the information to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Huayna Picchu Mountain Hike: $ 85.00 USD per person
Upgrade VISTADOME Train service
- One way: $35.00 UDS
- Round trip: $70.00 USD
HOW TO MAKE THE BOOKING OF MACHU PICCHU TOUR BY TRAIN?
In order to book Machu Picchu tour 1 day with Allyn Pacha Cusco, click on the BOOK NOW button, then fill out the format choosing your prefer departure date, then, do the payment of your deposit of $200 per person. Once we get your deposit, sed us a copy or a good photo of the passports of each participant (required to purchase the ticket and get the permit) and on the last step we will send you a 100% confirmation of your trip.
WHAT ABOUT THE REST OF THE PAYMENT BALANCE?
The Machu Picchu tour outstanding balance can be made one day earlier your trip in cash USD or soles, and the Cash payment must be paid 1 day prior to your trip Machu Picchu tour. If you prefer Pay on line Visa or Pay Pal at least one week prior to your trip (plus a 7% service fee).
MAY I CHANGE THE DEPARTURE DATE AFTER MACHU PICCHU TICKET HAVE BEEN BOUGHT?
it’s a shame to tell that is not possible. Once is made the confirmation; the Machu Picchu and train Tickets will have already been bough. Peruvian government is strict in the limitation of ticket permits and regulations, where does not allow any changes. So that, permits are not transferable and refundable. Therefore, if you cancel your Machu Picchu tour by train, the deposit done is not refundable at all!
DO I NEED TO BRING MY PASSPORT?
Yes! Its mandatory to have the original passport to be checked at Machu Picchu and to aboard the train; which is very important that it has to be the same passport you sent us to book Machu Picchu Tour. In case, you are renewing your passport, please send us ASAP the copy of your old passport and bring both of them with you to secure your permit and ticket to do the trip.
CAN I STORE MY LUGGAGE AT YOUR OFFICE?
Of course, will be a pleasure to put away your luggage at our company storage or at your hotel that is free for customers, whichever is more convenient for you. After your return of your Machu Picchu tour, we give you back.
Please, make sure to bring only need things for your Machu Picchu tour.
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How can I visit Machu Picchu?
To get there, you must first make the journey to Cusco city that is in Peru country. From here, travelers can opt for a luxurious train ride. Once in Aguas Calientes town, take a short bus trip up to the Entrance of Machu Picchu for breathtaking views and begin exploring one of South America’s greatest architectural feats. And the adventure lovers can choose to trek through some of Peru’s most stunning landscapes via alternative treks or Inca trail to Machu Pichu with camping- it all depends on your preference and tolerance level when it comes to adventure!
Which experiences are best for tours in Machu Picchu?
For an amazing, unforgettable tour of Machu Picchu, consider a full day excursion from Cuzco or a two-day Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu by train journey. To get the optimum experience, you can’t go past Classic Inca Trail Trek 4D/3N and the short Inca trail 2 days to Machu Picchu. Alternatively, those looking for a more condensed visit can embark on one-day trip from Cusco or enjoy Machu Picchu in all its glory during a full day excursion – no matter what tour you select, it promises wonders that will stay with you forever!
What are the best places for tours in Machu Picchu?
Machu Picchu is an ancient Inca citadel nestled in the mountains of Peru. It offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape and is packed with fascinating archaeological sites, making it make sure to visit the best places on a tour guided visiting the Temple of The Three Windows, Intihuatana (Sun Dial), temple of the sun, Holy rock, temple of the condor etc.
Adventure seekers may traverse the Inca Trail by Sun Gate or marvel at Huayna Picchu’s breathtaking views over the ruins below.
What are the most popular Machu Picchu tours and tickets?
The Peruvian government has provided four circuits to ensure that travelers get a full experience of its magic during your visit to Machu Picchu. Of these options, Circuit 1 and 2 offer the most comprehensive tour; taking you on a unique journey across both upper and lower sections lasting anywhere from two to three hours of guided tour.
How long is a guided tour of Machu Picchu?
For tourists wishing to make the most of their visit, a guided tour of Machu Picchu offers an opportunity to gain deeper insights into this ancient site. The average amount of time needed for a complete experience with your guide typically lasts between 2 – 3 hours, allowing you plenty of opportunity explore and appreciate these exquisite Inca ruins have to offer.
What will I see on a Machu Picchu tour?
from 2021 the Peruvian government available 4 circuit to enable and give travelers an intimate exploration into this magical site and its monuments.The circuit 1 and 2 offer an extensive tour through some of its most highlight’s attractions: such as the Temple of the Sun, Temple of the Three Windows, Sun dial (Intiwatana), Holy rock and the Temple of the Condor.
A guided tour of Machu Picchu is the perfect way for visitors to make the most out of its cultural richness at this breathtaking site.
Is it possible to climb Huayna Picchu on Machu Picchu one day tour?
Sure! with an early start, you can ensure that you have ample time for both breathtaking locations. We need to book your spot for 10-11 am. (last entry time) starting your tour at 8:30 am until 10:30am touring Machu Picchu followed by the exciting ascent of HuaynaPicchu.
What is the climate like in Machu Picchu?
Machu Picchu nestled in the lush, subtropical forest of Peru. Boasting a mild and warm climate year-round with temperatures averaging 13°C/56°f, this mysterious city offers visitors two distinct seasons: rainy season from November to March where rains can be frequent and heavy. And followed by the popular high season between May -September when days remain dry– it offers exciting adventures for all types of travelers.