Cusco Machu Picchu Short Visit:3D/2N

  • Tour Description

    Day 1.-
    Take the suggested LAN PERU flight. Or, another airline leaves Lima 6:05 a.m. and arrives in Cusco 7:20 a.m.
    Pick up from Cusco airport.
    Drink coca tea at home of tour agency’s owner. (Coca helps you to acclimate to the altitude.)
    Drive by private vehicle to the Sacred Valley. We will visit CHINCHERO (weaving demonstration workshops), Moray (the agricultural Inca lab), and Salineras (the Inca Salt Mines).
    Transfer to Ollantayambo train station-catch either the late afternoon or night train to Aguas Calientes (nearest town to Machu Picchu).Overnight at El Presidente Hotel in Aguas Calientes
    Included in Day 1: Private transportation and private guide, Vistadome train ticket, El Presidente hotel in Aguas Calientes

    Day 2.-
    6 a.m. Take bus up to Machu Picchu citadel (approx. 25 minutes).
    7:00 a.m. Guided tour of Machu Picchu. You will also have the option to climb Huayna Picchu.
    2:30 p.m. Take bus back down to Aguas Calientes and catch train back to Poroy or
    4:50 p.m. Take the train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo
    6:13 p.m. Arrive in Ollantaytambo. We will pick you up from train station and transfer you by private vehicle to your hotel in Cusco.

    Day 2 includes: Round trip Vistadome train ticket, round trip bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu, entrance ticket to Machu Picchu, private guide, transport from train station to Cusco, overnight at 3 Star hotel in Cusco.

    Day 3.-
    8:00 a.m. Tour city of Cusco and surrounding ruins (Qoricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo). Alternatively, you may choose to do the Southern Route Tour to Oropesa (the bread town) and Pikillaqta (the only pre-Inca place in Cusco). Transfer to Cusco airport for your flight back to Lima.*
    *To return to Lima, we suggest flight LP034. It leaves Cusco at 3:10 p.m. and arrives in Lima at 4:20 p.m.

    Included in Day 3: Pick up from hotel and transportation by private vehicle with private guide for your tour. Transport to Cusco airport.