Availability

Once a year

Frequency

22 June every years

Tour duration

5 Days / 4 Nights

Small groups

Small groups between 2 to 8 people as maximum (customized service)

Places to visit:
  • Day 01: (June 22). Cusco - City Tour.
  • Day 02: (June 23). Cusco - Sacred Valley of the Incas.
  • Day 03: (June 24). Cusco - Inti Raymi.
  • Day 04: (June 25). Cusco - Machu Picchu - Cusco.
  • Day 05: (June 26). Cusco Return - Lima.
Detailed Itinerary

DAY 01 (22 June).- Cusco - City Tour

A.M. Reception at the airport in Cusco and transfer to the hotel where an aromatic coca-leaf tea for the height of the city will be served for you, to then rest and have lunch before the start of the tour of the city.

1:30 PM City Tour: We will visit the Temple of the Sun or Koricancha, the Plaza de Armas, the main streets, the San Pedro Market, we will also visit the 02 ruins near the city, the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman and finally "Kenko", at 6:00 pm transfer to the hotel.

Hotel night in Cusco.

City tour Cusco

DAY 02 (23 June).- Cusco - Sacred Valley of the Incas

The tour starts at 8:00 AM with the pick up from your hotel in Cusco, then we will make the trip to the "Sacred Valley of the Incas", we start by Corao, to then travel on the Vilcanota River, we will have a panoramic view of the Inca citadel. Pisac and also visit the typical market of Pisac, where we will have the opportunity to learn about the customs and traditions of its inhabitants, lunch will be at a local restaurant in the Sacred Valley of the Incas (optional $ 20 USD). to the Fortress and Citadel of Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance to this part of the valley and protect it from possible invasions of the inhabitants of the jungle.

We will have the opportunity to walk by the streets of the town and get a clear idea of what this military, religious and cultural center during the Inca Empire.

On the way back to Cusco, we'll visit the picturesque village of Chinchero where there are the remains of the "Royal Hacienda of Tupac Inca Yupanqui". You will admire its well preserved Inca Wall in the Main Square and visit the beautiful colonial temple with interesting frescoes on the portico, this temple was built on the foundations of an Inca building. Here we can also visit its artisan market and enjoy the demonstration of the natural dyeing of wool and fabrics.

Once the visit completed, we'll return to Cusco, we'll arrive to the city at approximately 06:30 p.m.

Hotel night in Cusco.

Sacred Valley Cusco

DAY 03 (24 June).- Cusco - Inti Raymi:

This day, we will have the opportunity to participate at the impressive Inti Raymi or Festival of the Sun in the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, held since Inca times. This tour begins at 08:00 a.m, transfer from the hotel, then we're gonna head to the first place. The ceremony of Inti Raymi has three different scenes in three different places, which begins at the Palace of Qorikancha located at El Sol Avenue, then we'll head to Cusco Main Square, where the second scene will be held and finally ends with the special scene held in Sacsayhuaman (3 km from Cusco), where we will have the opportunity to take part at this ritual ceremony.

Ending our tour at 05:00 p.m. approximately. We will leave you at your hotel

Hotel night in Cusco.

inty raymi

DAY 04 (25 June).- Cusco - Machu Picchu - Cusco

AM we will pass through your hotel 30 minutes before the scheduled departure of Cusco, we will take you to the train station located in the town of Ollantaytambo (1 hour 30 minutes away by car) where we board our train and then make the trip with destiny to the town of "Aguas Calientes" (2000 m.a.s.l.), which runs for 2 hours.

Arriving at the train station, our tour guide will be waiting with a sign with your names, with him, you will go to the bus station, to ascend 400 m in height, a zigzag path for 30 minutes to reach the incredible Wonder World "Machu Picchu Sanctuary", known as "The Lost City of the Incas".

Once you reached the citadel of Machu Picchu, we'll pass the control point where you will be delivered your entrance ticket, from this place the guided tour will start, visit the main venues of the city such as the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock , the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and cemeteries, the tour will be for more than two hours.

Upon completion, you will be given free time to stroll around the citadel and visit Machu Picchu on your own, you have the option to do the walk to the door of the sun or inka bridge then we'll return to "Aguas Calientes" and eat something at one of the many restaurants.

In the afternoon, you'll take the train back to Cusco (should be in the station 30 minutes before the departure time of your train), the return will follow the same route as the outward journey, arrival at the train station in Ollantaytambo, we will be waiting to take you to your hotel in Cusco (1 hour and 30-minute trip by car). We will be arriving in Cusco 8:00 PM approximately.

Hotel night in Cusco.

machu picchu cusco

DAY 05 (26 June).- Cusco - Lima

At appropiate time, we will pick you up from your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight back to Lima

End of services

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It includes

  • Transfers from AIR / HTL / AIR Terminal.
  • Excursion: City Tour (transport and tour guide).
  • Excursion: Sacred Valley (transport and tour guide).
  • Tourist ticket (city tour entrances, Sacred Valley, and all the attractions mentioned in the itinerary). 
  • Machu Picchu Tour. 
  • Transportation from Cusco to Ollanta (train station) and Cusco.
  • Round-trip train ticket from Ollanta to "Aguas Calientes" and Ollanta.
  • Bus up and down to "Aguas Calientes" - Machu Picchu.
  • Official Tourism tour guide.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu.
  • Inti Raymi (bus, tour guide, entrances, lunch).  
  • 04 hotel nights in Cusco.

Not Included

  • Food: lunches and dinners.
  • Optional: lunch buffet in the Sacred Valley $ 20.00 USD (upon customer request).
  • Optional: lunch buffet in the village of Machu Picchu $ 27.00 USD (upon customer request).
  • Air flights Lima - Cusco - Lima (optional extra cost of $230.00 USD).
  • Entrance to Huaynapicchu or Machu Picchu Mountain ($ 35 USD optional).

Recommendations to bring

  • Bring original passport "With expiration date not less than 7 months"
  • Wear sneakers or light tennis shoes.
  • Drink plenty of fluids during your excursions. 
  • Carry a raincoat (long poncho) during the rainy season
  • Wear long-sleeved shirts.
  • Wear long pants.
  • Carry insect repellent. 
  • Carry sunscreen and brimmed hat for sunny days
  • Carry binoculars
  • Carry sunglasses and plastic bags.
  • Carry medicine and / or personal items (liquid for contact lenses). 
  • Carry a backpack or a lightweight suitcase (no weight limit between 5-6 kilos maximum). 
  • Carry a camera or a camcorder.
  • Have on hand checks in small denominations and coins in soles or dollars. 

Option N° 01

$930

Option N° 02

$1050

(HOTELS 4 ****)

Hotel options to choose

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Packing list for Machu Picchu.

ESSENTIALS:

  • Passport
  • Valid, STUDENT CARD (if you booked as a student)
  • Immigration Card (given on the plane as you enter Peru)
  • Good daypack (the smaller, the better)
  • Water storage or water canteen: Water reservoir like Camelbaks are encouraged - but enough for at least 1-2 liters.
  • Comfortable shoes (lightweight with good soles), "goretex waterproof for rainy seasons".

FOR YOUR LUGGAGE:

In the train there is a limit of 7 to 8 kilograms as maximum, we recommend to bring only important things.

  • 2-3 wicking t-shirts
  • 2 pants
  • 3 sets of undergarments.
  • 3 sets of socks
  • 1 Fleece
  • 1 Rain jacket and pants "only for rain seasons"
  • 1 sun hat
  • Sandals "In case you want to visit the hot spring in Machu Picchu town"
  • Small Quick Dry towel.
  • Batteries Charger for your phone and cameras.

TOILETRIES:

  • Sunscreen
  • Face moisturizer
  • Bug spray
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Wet wipes
  • Toothbrush and paste
  • Toiletpaper
  • Personal medication
  • First aid kit: band aids, moleskin, etc.

INSIDE YOUR DAYPACK FOR THE VISIT OF MACHU PICCHU:

Daypacks can be any size, but we always recommend the smallest ones, Because Inside Machu Picchu, no bag larger than 25L will be allowed in. If larger, you will need to store outside citadel gates.

  • Water canteen:
  • Sun hat
  • Rain gear
  • Camera or Phone Camera
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Toilet paper and small plastic bag for waste
  • Extra Money for Souvenirs, Drinks & Tips

Tour in consultation: Cusco - Inti Raymi 5D/4N


NUMBER OF TRAVELERS

  • Hotel booking is subject to availability of spaces.
  • The cost of the tour packages are based on double or matrimonial room. For an individual room an extra payment has to be made.
  • We can also arrange a travel itinerary according to your requirements and places that you want to visit. These can be with hotels of category 3*, 4* & 5 *.
  • For more inquiries write us to the email: machupicchuviajesperu@gmail.com

WHY CHOOSE MACHU PICCHU VIAJES PERU?

  • We are a local tour operator based in Cusco with 15 years experienced as Tour operator 100% Cusquenian Company.
  • We have all the Authorizations and licenseds by the Peruvian government as a proof that we are an official tour operator.
  • We have the Best Tour guides (Fluent English and Spanish): We are so proud of our guides! They are highly professional, licensed and degrees by the Peruvian government and speak fluent English and Spanish. They are very knowledgeable and passionate for Incan heritage and history.  Our guides are dedicated to continuous personal and provessional development. They do research to ensure that you receive accurate and recognized theories in Incan and Andean culture.
  • Small groups & Personalized and High quality service (Groups between 4 to 8 people as maximum), This fact alone sets us apart from other companies that operate departures with bigger groups.
  • No hidden prices or Surprises/ We Never Pass you onto another operator as most travel agencies do here. We will depart even if you are a group of 02 persons (Departure of tours are 100% guaranted).
  • We never share service with other companies as most travel travel agencies do here to Minimize cost
  • We are Sustainable and eco-friendly tour company, Machu Picchu Viajes Peru has always believed that we should “give back” to the communities we pass through on our treks. Therefore, as part of our commitment in responsible tourism, we socially support and employee from these communities.
  • We are Committed to social projects and improving living conditions for the children of Peru.
  • Our dream as a locally based company is to create small personalized tours & treks strictly and only operated by local professional staff catering in Personalized and High quality service.
  • We treat to our team of porters the best with a HOUSE for them to sleep and proper equipment, wages and health insurance for everyone
  • Master Cheffs The best in the Cusco region
  • The food provided on our treks is the best( buffet Style and plenty of food)
  • The best Camping Equipment for the inca trail and alternative treks (spacious tents 4 season aluminum poles tents, Eating & Cooking tents, Portable table & chairs, comfortable mattresses and more…)
  • Our tourist transports and cars are exclusively for our services which are completely reliable, comfortable, safe and with all autorizations that are in order.

"Machu Picchu Viajes Peru" knows how important it is to trust in a reliable honest operator to create your adventure of a lifetime while in Peru. Check out our reviews and certificates of excellence on, (Tripadvisor) by your self!

Rates Holy Week, Inti Raymi, National Holidays & Christmas and New Year, increase by 10% to the rates published on the website.

  • Holy Week: April 07-11.
  • Inti Raymi: June 20-25.
  • National Holidays: From July 28 to 31.
  • Christmas and New Year: From December 23, 2018 to January 1.

Discounts

  • Peruvian tourists with valid ID, Tourists with Andean Community Passport (Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia), will get a discount. "It does not apply to the Inca Trail"
  • Foreign tourists with a student card and current date, get a discount.
  • We also offer special discounts for groups of more than "05 people" For more information write to the email: machupicchuviajesperu@gmail.com

Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu mountain

  • To climb Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain, there is a limit of spaces per day, we recommend to request the ticket in advance.
  • Once the tickets for the mountains are exhausted, there are not option to get a new ticket.
  • The cost to climb Huaynapicchu or Machu Picchu mountain is $ 25.00 USD per person, it has to be increased to the total cost of the tour package.
  • People who do the Inca Trail and want to climb the Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain, they have to make an extra payment of $ 75.00 USD.
  • IMPORTANT: Before request the ticket to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain, check availability in the following button.