Availability

Everyday

Frequency

May to December

Tour duration

6:00 AM a 9:00 PM

Small groups

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

Places to visit:
  • 6:00 AM I pick up from the hotel and transfer to the train station in Poroy (30 minute car trip).
  • AM we board the train to go to the town of Aguas Calientes (train trip of 3 hours and 30 minutes).
  • AM we take the bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (30 minute bus ride).
  • Once arrived in Machu Picchu we will have a guided visit in the citadel of 2 hours, to visit the most important places of Machu Picchu.
  • After the tour we will have free time to visit Machu Picchu on our own.
  • At an opportune hour we will take the bus back to the town of Aguas Calientes.
  • Lunch in hot waters (not included in the tour).
  • PM we board the train to return to Poroy and from there by car to Cusco.
  • Arrival time to Cusco will be around 9:00 PM.
  • Transfer to the hotel.
Detailed Itinerary

TOUR TO MACHU PICCHU 01 DAY (CUSCO - POROY - MACHU PICCHU TOUR - POROY - CUSCO)

6:00 AM we will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco, we will take you to the train station located in the town of Poroy (30 minutes by car) where we will board our train to then make our trip to the town of "Aguas Calientes "(2000 masl) which lasts 3 hours and 30 minutes.

Upon arrival at the train station, our guide will be waiting for you with a sign and their names, with him he will go to the bus station, to ascend 400 m high, by a zigzag path, for 30 minutes until you reach the incredible wonder world "The Sanctuary of Machu Picchu", known as "The Lost City of the Incas".

When we arrive at the citadel of Machu Picchu we will go through the control where you will give your entrance ticket, from this place the guided excursion will begin, you will visit the main enclosures of the city such as: the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock , the Royal Rooms, the Temple of the Three Windows and the cemeteries, the guided tour will be for more than two hours.

 At the end you will be given free time to take a walk around the citadel and visit Machu Picchu on your own, then return to the town of Aguas Calientes and take your food in one of the various restaurants.

In the afternoon you will take the train back to Cusco (you must arrive at the station 30 minutes before the departure time of your train), the return will follow the same journey as the outward journey, when you arrive at the train station in Poroy , we will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel in Cusco (30 minute car trip).

We will be arriving in the city of Cusco 9:00 PM approximately.

End of services.

It includes

  • Pick up from the hotel in Cusco.
  • Transportation hotel - Poroy (train station) - hotel.
  • Train tickets poroy - aguas calientes - poroy
  • Bus up and down to Machu Picchu.
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu.
  • Professional English guide in Machu Picchu.
  • Transfer to the hotel in Cusco.

Not Included

  • Feeding.
  • Optional buffet lunch Machu Picchu village $ 27.00 USD (at the request of the client).

Recommendations to bring

  • Bring original passport "With expiration date not less than 7 months"
  • Wear shoes or light shoes or tennis shoes.
  • Bottle of water "canteen"
  • Drink plenty of fluids on your excursions.
  • Waterproof (long poncho) in rainy season.
  • Long sleeve shirts.
  • Long pants.
  • Insect repellent.
  • Sunscreen, wide-brimmed hat for sunny days.
  • Binoculars (optional).
  • Sun glasses, plastic bags.
  • Medicine and / or articles for personal use (liquid for contact lenses).
  • A light backpack or briefcase.
  • Camera or video camera.
  • Have checks and coins on hand in small denominations soles or dollars.

Option 1

$365

"EXPEDITION or INKA RAIL TRAIN"

Option 2

$395

"VISTADOME FIRST CLASS TRAIN"

Option 3

$999

"LUXURY HIRAM BINGHAM TRAIN"


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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:

  • The reservation of trains is subject to space availability.
  • We can offer you the tour with the Expedition, Vistadome and Hiran Bhingan train.
  • For more information and inquiries you can write to us at: 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!

Discounts

  • Peruvian tourists with their current ID, tourists with an Andean Community passport (Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia), 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 "05 people" For more information write to the email machupicchuviajesperu@gmail.com