Availability

Every day

Frequency

May to December

Tour duration

2 Days / 1 Night

Small groups

Small groups between 4 to 8 people as maximum (customized service)

Places to visit:

DAY 1:

  • 6:00 AM pick up from your hotel and transfer to the train station of Poroy (30 minutes by car),
  • Trip by train from Cusco to "Aguas Calientes" (3 hours).
  • Pick up from the train station and transfer to the hotel.
  • Free day in Aguas Calientes (Optional: Visit to the Mandor waterfalls or hot springs).
  • At night, you will have an information meeting with the guide to visit Machu Picchu. 
  • Spend the night at the selected hotel.

DAY 2:

  • AM breakfast at the hotel.
  • 5:30 AM Ascent by bus to Machu Picchu. 
  • 6:00 AM Sunrise view of Machu Picchu.
  • Guided tour of the Inca citadel (approximately 2 hours). 
  • Free time in Machu Picchu (Optional climb to Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu Mountain with extra cost of $ 35 USD). 
  • At appropriate time we take the bus down to "Aguas Calientes".
  • In the afternoon, return by train from "Aguas Calientes" to Poroy.    
  • The tour ends at 08:00 PM with transfer from the train station to your hotel.
Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1.- CUSCO - POROY – “AGUAS CALIENTES TOWN”.

6:00 AM pickup from your hotel and transfer by car to the train station in Poroy which is just 20 minutes from Cusco, from here, the train ride is about 3 hours approximately to the village of "Aguas Calientes". During the trip, you will be able to enjoy many peaks, glaciers, lush valleys and Inca agricultural terraces on both sides of the valley. On the other hand, from the km 82 where the Classic Inca Trail begins many Inca ruins can be seen. Gradually, you go deeper into the jungle and "Aguas Calientes town" (2,000 meters above sea level), when you arrive to the town our representative will pick you up and take you to the hotel, then you will have the afternoon off and could organize some activities like visit to the hot springs or visit the falls of Mandor (all this on your own).

We'll spend the night in the village of "Aguas Calientes"

DAY 2.- MACHU PICCHU TOUR - POROY - CUSCO.

This day, we will wake up very early and after breakfast, we're going to board the first bus at 5:30 AM and we will travel for about 30 minutes getting to the citadel of Machu Picchu at 6:00 AM, once we arrive to Machu Picchu we will be able to enjoy the majestic sunrise. We will have a guided tour for about 2 hours to visit the most important places of Machu Picchu, finishing the tour, you'll have free time of about 04 hours more to visit Machu Picchu on your own (optional climb Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain with extra cost of $35 USD).

At appropriate time, we'll descend by bus from Machu Picchu to "Aguas Calientes" to board the train back to Poroy and then by car to your hotel in Cusco, the arrival time to Cusco will be aproximately at 8:00 PM

End of the services.

It includes

  • Pick-up from the hotel in Cusco.
  • Transport from cusco to Poroy (train station) and back to Cusco.
  • Train tickets from Poroy to "Aguas Calientes" and back to Poroy. 
  • Hotel 01 night in "Aguas Calientes".
  • Bus tickets from "Aguas Calientes" to Machu Picchu and back to "Aguas Calientes". 
  • Professional English speaking tour guide.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu.  
  • Transfer to the hotel in Cusco.

Not Included

  • Food: Lunch and dinner. 
  •  Optional lunch buffet in the village of Machu Picchu $ 27.00 USD (upon customer request). 
  • Admission to the thermal baths (S/. 10 soles). 
  • 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. 
  • Bring a raincoat (long poncho) during the rainy season. 
  • Wear long-sleeved shirts. 
  • Wear long pants. 
  • Bring insect repellent.
  • Bring sunscreen, brimmed hat for sunny days.
  • Bring binoculars.
  • Bring sunglasses and plastic bags.
  • Bring medicine and / or personal items (liquid for contact lenses).
  • Bring a backpack or lightweight suitcase.
  • Bring a camera or camcorder.   
  • Have on hand checks in small denominations and coins in soles or dollars.
  • Bring bathing suit for the hot springs (optional).

Option 1

$400

(EXPEDITION OR INKA RAIL TRAIN)

"BASED ON DOUBLE ROOM"
HOTEL CATEGORY 3***

Option 2

$440

(VISTADOME FIRST CLASS TRAIN)

"BASED ON DOUBLE ROOM"
HOTEL CATEGORY 3***

Option 3

$1150

(HIRAM BIMGHAM LUXURY TRAIN)

"BASED ON DOUBLE ROOM"
HOTEL CATEGORY 3***


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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


NUMBER OF TRAVELERS

Important information:

  • 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.
  • For more inquiries write us to the email: machupicchuviajes@hotmail.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!

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 our email machupicchuviajes@hotmail.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 $ 35 USD per person, it must be increased to the total cost of the tour package.
  • The people doing the Inca Trail and want to climb the Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain, 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.