Machu Picchu Travel & Trip – 2Days Tour
What is the reason for this old and remote city attracts so many people?.. There’s a reason why this awesome complex is celebrated, loved and mused over by historians, travelers, stargazers and mystics alike – it is simply one of the most astounding places on earth!
Built at the height of the Inca Empire, it is widely believed that this place served as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacutec. Learn about the historical background of this impressive site from your guide while you spend the morning walking around the ruins.
After the tour you will have free time to explore the complex at your own pace. Why not walk to the Sun Gate for sweeping views of the area below or wander the stone path of Inca Bridge? Don’t forget to capture the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, as there are loads of photo-worthy moments waiting around every corner!
Then it’s time to make the return journey to the bright lights of Cusco. Hop on the train and ride back to the city, away from the magnetic heritage of mighty Machu Picchu – a mesmerizing place that will leave an imprint on your soul!
Day by Day: (Machu Picchu 02 Days)
Day 02: / Machu Picchu/ Cusco
Accommodation at selected hotels 01 day (***) with breakfast
Meals as described in the itinerary, not including alcoholic beverages.
Machu picchu entrance fee. USD$ 66
Tourist train Cusco Aguas calientes, Cusco USD$ 120
Bus Aguas calientes Machu picchu USD$ 24
Permanent English Tour Leader.
Transfers, tours and excursions as per itinerary.
Taxes IGV 19%
Other extras not specified.
(*BTC) Boleto Turístico, a “tourist ticket” In order to gain entry to sites and ruins in Cusco and the Sacred Valley, travelers need to purchase a general ticket. The full Boleto Turístico costs S/.130 (US$40) and remains valid for 10 days and included the visit 15 places. *International students are eligible for the discount rate of S/.70 (US$20) if they have a valid student card.
We Recommend you Bring
Use lightweight footwear.
Poncho during the rainy season.
Light clothing / a jacket thick for night
Sunscreen and a hat for sun protection.
A light backpack per person
Camera or Video and films
(*) Luggage storage. When you go on the trek it is best to leave any luggage that you are not going to need behind in Cusco. Nearly all the hotels in Cusco provide a secure luggage deposit. Put any valuables in their safe. Very rarely do hotels charge for this service especially if you are returning to the same hotel after the tour. If there are any problems with your hotel we can arrange to store your luggage at our office.
(*) Time of arrival in Cusco after returning from the tour. Unless you plan to stay an extra night in Aguas Calientes, you will return to your hotel in Cusco for approximately 10:30pm on the 2th day of the tour.
(*) Group Size:
Standar group size 10, Maximum 15 persons: Adventure to the maximum because the groups are divided if exceed 15 people, we divided them in two groups, each one with a guide.
MACHU PICCHU FACTS & RATES
20% discount from June to September 2018
Our prices are really competitive and above all guaranteed by the vast experience we have in the local tourism sector. Furthermore there are no hidden charges beyond the services included.
Discounted Price 20% only for bookings before December, 2018
|Machu Picchu Full Day by Train Service:||Price per person USD $|
|With Expedition Train Service||USD$ 349|
|With Vistadome Panoramic Train Service||USD$ 369
(3) Do you want to get at the Huayna Picchu mountain? (300 Mts):
According to the MACHU PICCHU permit, If you are interested to climb Wayna Picchu (the mountain at the back), along your visit to Machu picchu, take into account that the regulations have changed from August the past year (2017) and so, all permission ought to be bouht in advance. The Price to be paid for this trek is : ($15 USD approximately).
The permissions are limeted to 400 to get at the Huayna picchu mountain. There are two shifts for entrance:
⇒ First shift: 7 a.m (200 persons)
⇒ Second shift: 10 a.m (200 persons)
Important notice: The this year 2018 we have get 95% of spaces for to climb for the Wayna Picchu mountain for our tourists.
All tourists must adjoin his name and passport number in the reservation request. ¡¡Good Luck!!
Note: Normally it is not possible to visit Huayna Picchu on the 1-day tour as climbing times are in the morning and conflict with the guided Machu Picchu (2 days tour is very good option)
(1*) Train Schedule subject to change depending on the Peru Rail or Inca Rail time table and availability.
(2*) To qualify as a student, you need a valid cardISIC-Card (student card at the World). Scan, copy and send an email to the time of the reserve. We offer a discount of $ 20 per student
(3*) For children under 16 are offering a discount of$ 20 (Scanned copies of passports and send via email).
(4*) Children under 8 ages 50% discount totalprice. (scanned copies of passports and send via email).
FACTS About Machu Picchu:
– Built in the first half of the 15th century by Inca Pachacutec (´’The Earth Maker¨’)
– Altitude: 2400 metres/7873 feet (at the Holy Square )
– Altitude of Aguas Calientes Town: 2012m/6600ft
– Distance from Cusco: 112 km
– Weather: dry from May to October and wet from November to April
Departure Time8:00 am
Return Time9:30 pm
Dress CodeYou should wear clothes that absorb moisture from your skin while keeping the rain from getting wet. It should also be dressed with a base coat, insulation and shell.
Day 01: Cusco / Sacred Valley of the Incas
Day 02: / Machu Picchu/ Cusco
(It is recommended that early awakening because it is wonderful to enjoy the sunrise at Machu Picchu). After our delicious breakfast in the hotel we climb on a bus for 25 minutes after covering breathtaking, winding jungle paths eventually reach the point of access to the famous citadel, it is time to deliver identifications and entrance tickets the citadel. Then we start our expedition with our expert (2 hours) long enough to recognize the main parts of the citadel and then give us a very good time to visit the place freely and without our guide (free time for photos, meditation, admiration and everything that comes to mind). After this visit pleasant you can take time for lunch at the Esplanade in the Restaurant of Hotel Santuary Lodge or take the bus to Aguas Calientes where there are various places for lunch.Option 01 - Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge (located at the gateway to the citadel) Worth it though is quite expensive. Option 02 - Lunch at Aguas Calientes (More options and price range, it is also a good idea). In the afternoon we take the train back to Cusco (The guide will inform more details about schedules and services) will return the same way with the difference that our thoughts will be different and perhaps longing for recommending this tour their loved ones. transport to the Hotel (End service)
Machu Picchu is a 15th-century Inca site located on a ridge between the Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu mountains in Peru. It sits 7,970 feet (2,430 meters) above sea level on the eastern slope of the Andes and overlooks the Urubamba River hundreds of feet below.