Explore the mysteries of the Incas on a 17-hour tour from Cusco to Machu Picchu. Transfer by train and bus through the dramatic landscape of the Sacred Valley. Learn about the primary structures of the lost city, including the Temple of the Sun.
What to Expect
Experience the magic of the mountain citadel of the Incas on a full-day tour of Machu Picchu, traveling through the Sacred Valley to the site of a mysterious, "Lost City of the Incas."
Following a pick-up from your Cusco hotel, transfer to Ollantaytambo Station and climb aboard an exclusive train to Ollantaytambo Travel past rivers and mountains en route to Aguas Calientes. Then, transfer by bus to Machu Picchu.
Upon arrival, a guide, certified in archaeology, will take you around the extraordinary site, explaining the world of the Incas at some of the city's most prominent ruins. Enjoy an easy hike to Puerta del Sol for spectacular views of the valley. Learn the site’s fascinating history, and why it was declared a Peruvian Historical Sanctuary in 1981 and UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.
Transfer back off the mountain for your return trip to Cusco and the end of the tour services.
- Transportation from hotels in Cusco
- Transfer to Ollantaytambo
- Briefing kit
- Return train tickets, Ollantaytambo - Aguascalientes
- Round-trip bus transfers, Aguascalientes - Machu Picchu
- Tickets to Machu Picchu
- 4-hour guided tour of Machu Picchu, including a walk to Puerta del Sol
- Guide certified in archeology
What's Not Included
- Food and drink
- Tips and personal expenses