Product ID: 131538

Full-Day Tour to Machu Picchu from Cusco

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See the historical site of Machu Picchu in one day. If you only have time visit the absolute highlights of Peru, then this is the perfect way to see the best of Machu Picchu.
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Duration 1 day
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Live guide
Spanish, English

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Pick-up service directly from your hotel.
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  • visit Machu Picchu in one day and be back in Cusco by night
  • See the Sacred Valley and board a train at Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
  • Tour with our professional guides
Full description
Around 03:30 you will collected at your hotel after which you'll head towards Ollantaytambo to get the train to Aguas Calientes. The departure is at 06:10 and you will arrive at 09:00.

Upon the arrival, you will take the bus up for 30 minutes to Machu Picchu where the guide will lead you for approximately 2 hours, showing us the most important monuments like the Royal Quarters, the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial and the Temple of the Three Windows, among others.

Later you will have some free time to explore the area on your own and late in the afternoon, you will have to take the bus down to Aguas Calientes. Bear in mind that the trains back to Ollantaytambo leave at approximately 14:00, 16:00, 19:00 and 21:00. Remember to be at the train station at least 30 minutes before departure.

In Ollantaytambo, the private bus will pick you up to take you back to Cusco. Remember to be there at least 30 minutes before departure. The end of our journey is on the Plaza de Armas in Cusco.
  • Briefing the evening before the trip at our office, explaining all tour details
  • Transfer from Cusco to Ollantaytambo and vice versa
  • Train tickets from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes and vice versa
  • Bus from Aguas Calientes to Macchu Picchu
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu
  • Professional guide
What’s Not Included
  • Meals
  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu

When you get there

Know before you go
• Please inform the local tour supplier whether you want to take the return train to Ollantaytambo at 14:00, 16:00, 19:00 or 21:00, in order to arrange the bus service to Cusco
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Product ID: 131538