Entry ticket

Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu: Entrance Ticket

Activity provider: Peru & U

Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu: Entrance Ticket

Activity provider: Peru & U

From US$ 85 per person

Guarantee your entrance to Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu by purchasing your tickets in advance. See the Lost Citadel of the Incas from a different perspective and discover the breathtaking landscapes and fascinating history on your own.

About this ticket

Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures are in place. Check your activity voucher once you book for full details. Learn more
Printed voucher required
Valid 1 day
Check availability to see starting times.
Ticket confirmation within 48 hours
Once purchased, you’ll receive a booking confirmation from the activity provider.

Experience

Highlights
  • Be one of only 400 people allowed to visit Huayna Picchu per day
  • Quickly and safely purchase your tickets to Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu in advance
  • Admire the breathtaking scenery and see Machu Picchu from 2,693 meters (8,835 ft) above sea level
Full description
Discover the landmarks of Machu Picchu Lost Citadel and be one of the 400 people allowed to climb the Huayna Picchu per day. Explore the attraction at your own pace, such as the Temple of the Sun, the terraced fields of the agricultural sector, the Intihuatana stone, and take the famous picture from the observatory with the lost citadel behind. The climb of Huayna Picchu is available in 2 groups: 7:00 am or 10:00 am. Be sure to get there on time for your given time slot for your hike up the mountain. Take in the stunning views at Huayna Picchu, be amazed as you see this infamous, historical city in real life.
Includes
  • Entrance fee to Machu Picchu Lost Citadel
  • Entrance fee to Huayna Picchu Mountain Hike
  • Tour guide (to be hired on site)
  • Bus and train tickets
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
  • People afraid of heights
  • People with low level of fitness
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Drones
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • All visitors entering Machu Picchu must be accompanied by an official guide who can be hired on site
  • After booking, you will receive a separate email from the activity provider with your entrance ticket. Your GYG voucher will not be valid for entrance
  • If you are coming from Cusco, be advised that the trip to Machu Picchu may take more than 5 hours depending on the transportation chosen
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 146 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Service
    4.5/5
  • Organization
    4.4/5

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Huayna Picchu is a steep climb of an hour and is hard work but the views are spectacular and worth the effort. I bought the Circuit 4 ticket and was very disappointed with the lack of access to the main areas at Machu Pichu. Circuit 4 covered a very small part on the lower edge of the citadel. Another circuit might allow more access but I was disappointed with the access given I paid $70 for the ticket and hundreds of dollars more to get there. Machu PIchu is an amazing site and location but I left thinking the whole place was set up up to make money from tourists rather than give them a good experience for the sizeable investment they'd made to get there.

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November 13, 2022

The Huayna Picchu trail is really worth it since it offers amazing alternative views of the Machu Picchu citadel. The ascension is not this hard, I am subject to vertigo and I did not really suffer. What surprised us is that with our Huayna Picchu ticket (circuit 4 + Huayna Picchu), we couldn't have access to the Guardian's house viewpoint which allows to take the well-known picture of the citadel, the one displayed on post cards and also on GetYourGuide website. Then I suggest GetYourGuide website to remove the corresponding picture from the activity's description, as it could mislead future travellers. Except that everything went perfect and once again, the Huayna Picchu is amazing. Thanks a lot. Camille

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May 28, 2022

The views were just amazing. My tickets were for 6am for Machu Picchu and 7am for the hike. We arrived about an hour late and still were able to do the activities. Highly recommend you print your tickets to Machu Picchu and Huayana Picchu because they will give you trouble if the tickets are not printed. Get a guide otherwise you’ll miss the point go going to Machu Pichu. Last but not least, DO NOT call the site ruins. It’s offensive to the locals.

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April 20, 2022

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