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  1. Peru
  2. Cusco Region
  3. Cusco
  4. Machu Picchu

Full-Day Machu Picchu Tour from Cusco

Product ID: 217887
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Explore the "Lost City of the Incas" on a full-day tour of Machu Picchu from Cusco. Experience the magic of the legendary UNESCO World Heritage Site, and savor the rich culture, artisan markets and the Sacred Valley.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pick-up service

Pickup from your accommodation in/ around Cusco city center. In case your accommodation is far from the city center, a meeting point will be arranged.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Experience the magic of the "Lost City of the Incas"
  • Take a scenic train and bus ride to Machu Picchu
  • Enjoy some free time in the town of Aguas Calientes
Full description
Pick-up at your accommodation in Cusco at around 03:30 AM, and then journey by bus to the train station at Ollantaytambo for about 1h40m from Cusco. Embark on an amazing train ride towards Machu Picchu, where you will pass through extraordinary landscapes that will keep your camera occupied. The train ride will take about 1h40m.

Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes (town at the bottom of Machu Picchu), your guide will be waiting for you at the train station to escort you to the bus station to take the bus up to the ruins of Machu Picchu after about 25 minutes through the breathtaking scenery, reach the site of the "Lost City of the Incas," and enter the historic citadel to start the group guided tour for 2 to 3-hour.

After the guided tour you can enjoy some free time to explore the outer areas independently. Enjoy one of the many hikes, such as the trail to the Inka Bridge or the Sun Gate. Return by bus to Aguas Calientes by yourself, where you will have time to explore the town on your own and enjoy one of the many restaurants or cafés. Then, you will board the train in the late afternoon for the return journey to Ollantaytambo, where on arrival, a driver will be waiting for you, to bring your back to your accommodation in Cusco.
  • Pick-up / drop off from your accommodation in Cusco
  • Round-trip train tickets between Ollantaytambo and Aguas Calientes
  • Round-trip bus tickets between Aguas Calientes and Machu Picchu
  • Boxed lunch (sandwich, bottle of water, juice, chocolate, cookie, fruit and candy)
  • 2–3 hour tour of Machu Picchu with an English/Spanish guide
  • Entrances to Machu Picchu
What’s Not Included
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Tickets for Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain
  • Entrances to Hot Springs
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Product ID: 217887