Availability

Every day

Frequency

The whole year

Tour duration

6 Days / 5 Nights

Small groups

02 people as minimum and 07 people as maximum (customized service)

Places to visit:
  • Day 01: Reception in Cusco - City Tour Excursion
  • Day 02: Cusco Sacred Valley of the Incas - Aguas Calientes (hotel)
  • Day 03: Machu Picchu - Cusco.
  • Day 04: South zone of Cusco.
  • Day 05: Tour Salineras de Maras, Moray and Chinchero.
  • Day 06: Return Cusco - Lima.
Detailed Itinerary

Day 01.- Reception in Cusco – Excursion (City Tour).

Arriving to Cusco to the airport we wait and transfer you to your hotel in Cusco,  once at the hotel you  will have chances to try an aromatic coca-leaf tea for the height of the city , and then you can relax and have lunch before the tour of the city.

1:30 PM City Tour:  we will meet you at your hotel lobby to begin our 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.

Night hotel in Cusco.

City tour Cusco

Day 02.- Cusco - Sacred Valley of the Incas - “Aguas Calientes” (hotel)

The tour start in Cusco at 7:30 AM, your guide will pick you up from your hotel lobby in Cusco, then we will travel by our private car to the sacred valley of the inkas for around 45 minutes, on the way we will stop in strategical view points we will be able to see the Sacred Valley and get  into the Inca history, once we arrive to Pisaq we will visit the famous typical  craft market then, we will drive towards the ruins of Pisac, where we will see impressive agriculture terraces on the mountain and beautifull inka temples, after exploring we head to the town of Urubamba (one hour drive) we will meet for lunch at a local Andean restaurant. This meal is not included in the tour,  they usually offer buffet lunch (it cost $ 20 USD per person).
After lunch, will drive next to the Urubamba River towards the town of Ollantaytambo. Once we reach Ollantaytambo we will visit the Inka City, and the important area of Incan construction, built during the Inca’s heydays, where descendants of the Incas are still living in the inkas houses.
finally we will take you to the train station, you will  board the train which leaves at 3:37 pm to Aguas Calientes town two hour ride, on the way you will see breathtaking valley, snow capped mountains and gorgeus inka farming terraces and inka remains. finally arriving to Aguas Calientes wich it`s located at (2000m/6000ft above sea level) arriving in Aguas Calientes our staff will meet you just outside the train station and take you to your Hotel.

Overnight at the hotel in Aguas Calientes town.

Sacred valley

Day 03.- Visit of Machu Picchu Citadel - Cusco

This day finally we visit Machu picchu, after breakfast your guide will meet you by you hotel lobby and you go to the bus stop to board the bus, we will drive for about 30 minutes to reach the citadel of Machu Picchu we pass the control where you show your ticket and passport, you will have a private, guided tour, to visit the most important places in Machu Picchu such as the Main Plaza, the Sun Temple, the Sacred Sundial, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and cemeteries, the tour will be for more than two hours, After the visit, you will have free time to visit Machu Picchu on your own (optional, climb the Huaynapicchu or Machu Picchu mountain, this costs an additional $ 35 USD per person). You can also hike to the Sun Gate or the Inka Bridge, for these 02 places there are no additional payments.
At the appropriate time, we will take the bus and descend from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes usual train departure to Ollantaytambo is in the afternoon, followed by car two hours drive to your hotel in Cusco.

Hotel night in Cusco.

Machu Picchu Cusco

Day 04.- South Zone of Cusco

AM breakfast at the hotel.

09:00 a.m to 02:30 p.m, Guided tour to the south of Cusco, we'll visit tourist attractions of Tipon (Water Temple), Pikillacta (pre-Inca archaeological remains) and the Sixtine Church of Andahuaylillas.

Free afternoon in Cusco, you will have the opportunity to visit the museums located in the city center and you will be able to also visit the Qosqo Native Art Center, to see presentations of typical dances of Cusco.

Hotel night in Cusco.

Valley South

DAY 05.- Cusco Maras, Moray, Salt Mines

09:00 a.m to 02:30 p.m, we'll visit tourist attractions of Moray (agricultural experimentation center), Maras (colonial village) and the salt mines of Maras.

Free afternoon in Cusco, to make your latest shopping or souvenir purchases, for the next day to return home.

Hotel night in Cusco.

Sacred Valley

DAY 06.- Cusco - Return to Lima

AM breakfast at the hotel.

At the appropriate time, pick-up from the hotel and transfer to the airport to take our flight back to Lima.

End of our services.

Return

It includes

  • Transfers terminal AIR / HTL / Terminal AIR.
  • Excursion: City Tour (transport and tour guide). 
  • Excursion: Sacred Valley (transport and tour guide).
  • Excursion: South side of Cusco (transport and tour guide)
  • Excursion: Maras, Moray (transport and tour guide).
  • Tourist ticket (entrances city tour, Sacred Valley, and all the attractions mentioned in the itinerary).
  • Machu Picchu Tour. 
  • Outward and return train (tourist train) Ollanta - "Aguas Calientes" - Ollanta. 
  • Bus up and down to "Aguas Calientes" - Machu Picchu.
  • Official tourism tour guide.  
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu. 
  • Transportation back to Ollanta - Cusco. 
  • Hotel 01 night in "Aguas Calientes". 
  • 04 nights in Cusco Hotel.
  • Transfer to the hotel.

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 the mountain of Wayna Picchu (optional $35 USD).
  • Entrance to the thermal baths (S / .10 soles optional

Recommendations to bring

  • Bring original passport "With expiration date not less than 7 months"
  • Wearsneakers or light tennis shoes.
  • canteen water Bottle
  • 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 a brimmed hat for sunny days
  • Carry binoculars.
  • Carry sunglasses, plastic bags.
  • Carry medicine and / or personal items (liquid for contact lenses).
  • Carry abackpack 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. 
  • Carry bathing suit for the hot springs (optional).

Option N° 01

$870

Option N° 02

$990

(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".

IN 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 long sleeve 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  VISIT OF MACHU PICCHU:

Daypacks can be any size, but we always recommend the medium 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 Machu Picchu 6D/5N


NUMBER OF TRAVELERS

  • Hotel booking is subject to availability of spaces.
  • The cost of the tour packages are based on double 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 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  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.

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