1 Day Machu Picchu tour from Cusco – Machu Picchu 1 Day Tour from Cusco
Experience the best of the iconic Incan citadel, Machu Picchu on this exclusive 1 Day Machu Picchu tour from Cusco with our local English speaking professional guide. We have carefully designed this tour to offer you the best and the most of the lost city of Incas.
You will be getting in depth information about the renowned Inca citadel with no rush on this Machu Picchu 1 Day Tour from Cusco. This will be an excellent value for your time and money.
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Why Travel With Us?
All our guides are locals and have an excellent knowledge in the Andean traditions and Peruvian history. They also have a good command over English language.
We offer the 1 Day Machu Picchu Tour from Cusco both in private and as a small group tour.
To avoid altitude sickness, we highly recommend that you spend at least two to three days in Cusco before the trip to acclimate.
Cusco – Aguas CalientesTown – Machu Picchu.
We will be picking you up from your hotel in Cusco quite early in the morning. Then in our private transport, we will be driving you through the Sacred Valley of Incas to Ollantaytambo train station.
Here, we will be boarding the train to Aguas Calientes . This is an authentic travel experience as you will get to see the Peruvian highland farms and villages on this expedition train service operated by Peru Rail or Inca Rail.
Once at Aguas Calientes train station, the tour guide will be meeting you at the train station and will be transferring you to the bus terminal. Here, you will be boarding the bus to Machu Picchu citadel. It is a 25 minutes drive.
Once at the entrance of the citadel, your guide will be assisting you in clearing the security control and to enter the citadel. We will then give you a detailed two hours tour of Machu Picchu citadel.
After the tour, you will have some free time to explore the citadel on your own. Alternatively, if you have booked in advance, you can hike the Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountains.
Optionally, you can even hike to the Sungate or Intipunku. You won’t need to book it in advance. This offers a spectacular view of the citadel. Only those on Inca Trail to Machu Picchu enjoy the view at the first light of the sun.
After the tour, you will be taking the bus back to Aguas Calientes town. Here you will have some free time to stop for lunch (not included).
We will then take the train back to Ollantaytambo from Aguas Calientes. Here, our representative will be meeting you and will be driving you back to Cusco city. You will be reaching Cusco by 09:00 PM.
- Transfer / hotel / train station / Cusco
- Train tickets from Ollantaytambo -Aguas Calientes /Aguas Calientes Ollantaytambo
- Bus up and down from Aguas Calientes.
- Entrance Fee to Machu Picchu.
- Professional bilingual guide
Does Not Include:
we recommended to Bring
- use tennis shoes or sneakers.
- Water Bottle
- Long pants or slacks.
- Several T -Shirts.
- Sweaters and a jacket.
- Rain wear ( you never know when will rain even if it’s the dry season)
- Insect Repellent and Sun block ( Sun is always stronger in such altitude).
- Personal first and Kit.
- water bottle .
- Alight backpack.
- Gloves, scarf, hat or cap and sunglasses.