CUSCO TRADITIONAL TOURS

Cusco - Sacred Valley - Southern Route - 01 Day Machu Picchu: 6D/5N

  • Tour Description


    Day 1.-
    6:05 a.m. Depart Lima. We suggest the LAN PERU flight LP123 which arrives in Cusco at 7:20 a.m. (Another airline may have a similar flight schedule.)
    We will pick you up from the Cusco airport and transfer you to your hotel.
    1:00 p.m. Private guide picks you up from your hotel and escorts you by prívate vehicle to Moray (the agricultural Inca lab) and Inca Salt Mines (which is still mined in the traditional way). Here we start a short hike to Urubamba.
    Overnight at the Sonesta Posada de Yucay hotel in Urubamba.


    Day 1 includes: Private transportation, prívate guide and hotel.

    Day 2.-
    8:00 a.m. Private guide picks you up from your hotel and conducts your tour of the Pisaq ruins, the Pisaq market and Awanacancha (alpaca farm).
    Overnight at the Sonesta Posada de Yucay Hotel in Urubamba.


    Day 2 includes: Private transportation, private guide and hotel.

    Day 3.-
    8:00 a.m. Private guide picks you up from your hotel and drives you to visit the Ollantaytambo Fortress and Huilloc (a typical weaving village).
    3:37 p.m. Board Vistadome train and travel from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Callientes (nearest town to Machu Picchu).
    5:02 p.m. Arrive in Aquas Calientes and transfer to your hotel.(David-how do they get to hotel?)
    Overnight at the Presidente Hotel in Aguas Calientes.


    Day 3 includes: Private transportation with private guide for tour, transfers from/to hotels, Vistadome train ticket and hotel.

    Day 4.-
    6:00 a.m. After breakfast you will ascend to Machu Picchu on the first bus of the day (6 a.m.). Your guide will give you a walking tour of the “lost” city, including the Sun Gate. Then you are free to explore this mysterious city on your own.
    3:30 p.m. Catch bus back down to Aguas Calientes
    4:30 p.m. Take train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo
    6:13 p.m. Arrive in Ollantaytambo. Meet your guide who will transfer you by prívate vehicle to your hotel in Cusco.
    Overnight at Munay Wasi Hotel in Cusco.


    Day 4 includes: Round trip bus fare between Aguas Calientes and Machu Picchu, entrance to Machu Picchu, Vistadome train ticket, tour of Machu Picchu, transfer to your hotel from Ollantaytambo to Cusco and hotel.

     

    Day 5.-
    8:00 a.m. Your private guide will pick you up from your hotel and escort you on a hike along the Enchanted Valley to Qenqo and Sacsayhuaman. After lunch you will visit Qoricancha.
    Overnight at the Munay Wasi Hotel in Cusco.


    Day 5 includes: Private transportation with private guide, box lunch and hotel.

    Day 6.-
    8:00 a.m. We will pick you up from your hotel and drive by private vehicle to visit the Southern route, which includes stops at Tipon (the Temple of the Water God), Oropesa (the bread town) and Pikillaqta (the only pre-Inca site in the Cusco area).
    3:10 p.m. Depart Cusco airport. We suggest LanPeru flight LP034.
    4:20 p.m. Arrive in Lima
    Make flight connection to return to your country.


    Day 6 includes: Private transportation with private guide for tour and transfer to airport.