MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN 2 DAYS
DAY 1: CUSCO – OLLANTAYTAMBO – AGUAS CALIENTES
You will be picked up from your Hotel in Cusco, to take the transportation to Ollantaytambo, this takes approximately 2 hours. Then board the train at 11.15 am or the next, on the journey to Aguas calientes you will have a pleasant tour, enjoying the breathtaking scenery through the panoramic windows of the train. You can see the “Nevado Veronica“, the starting point of the famous Inca Trail, the Inca terraces of Patallacta and the archaeological complex Choquesuysuy. Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes, the village at the foot of MachuPicchu, will be picked up by the hotel staff. In the afternoon you will meet our guide, to give you the corresponding information, to visit Machu Picchu.
DAY 2: MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO
At 5:30 we will take the first bus to Machu Picchu (a half hour climb), to enjoy an unforgettable view of the sunrise in Machu Picchu.
When you arrive to the gate, there you will meet with your tour guide, he will show you all the most important places for 2 hours. The mystical serenity that emanates from these towering walls and the mystery of the stones fit perfectly, inspires a deep respect for the builders of this monumental work, which have managed to combine their art with the whims of a wild nature. From this year in ahead is working the new regulation to visit Machupicchu, so we are doing in the first Schedule it begings from 6 am until 12:00 pm. And this ticket is valid only for one use. After spending unforgettable moments in Machu Picchu, you will return to Aguas Calientes to take our tourist train back towards Ollantaytambo, then by bus to Cusco.
Please if you make the reservation in very advance ( 2 months minimun); we will buy the train ticket back from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo at 14:30; wich arrives to Cusco at 7:00 pm.
But if you will book like one week in advance this tour, we can’t secure that your train at the normal time, we will buy some of the following schedules, wich will be communicated to your email:
19:00 pm arriving to Cusco at 23:00 pm
20:00 pm arriving to Cusco at 24:00 pm
21:30 pm arriving to Cusco at 1:30 am
INCLUDED IN THE MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN 2 DAYS:
- Transportation Cusco – Ollantaytaytambo round trip
- Roundtrip train ticket
- Bus ticket Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu
- Entrance to Machu Picchu
- Professional guide
- Accommodation in Aguas Calientes
NOT INCLUDED IN THE MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN 2 DAYS:
- Meals during the excursion
- Entrance to the thermal baths of Aguas Calientes
- Bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes
WHAT TO BRING FOR THE MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN 2 DAYS:
- Small backpack
- 2 T-shirts
- Rain poncho
- Confortable trekking shoes
- Hat, sunscreen, insect repellent and hand sanitizer
- Snacks such as cereal bars, cookies, chocolate, driend fruits
- Original passport.
- ISIC card (if you are a student).
- Money in Cash