MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN - 1 DAY
Machu Picchu By Train 1-Day
On our Machu Picchu By Train 1-Day you will spend a day exploring the Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu during this all-inclusive day trip leaving from Cusco. Discover this renowned mountaintop Inca site with a local guide, learning about its construction, history and what daily life was like for its residents. The trip’s relaxed, non-strenuous pace is a great option for first-time visitors, families and solo travelers alike.
MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN ITINERARY
Day 1: Cusco – Kilometer 104 – Aguas Calientes – Cusco
Most of our Machu Picchu by train 1-day leave Cusco at 03:00 am in the morning. But if you want to leave in a later schedule, we can organize too.
we’ll drive to the village of Ollantaytambo which is located in the Sacred Valley where we’ll take our train to Aguas Calientes. With unparalleled landscape throughout the journey, the train journey itself is a lifetime experience. Following the Urubamba River downstream the Sacred Valley. you’ll get to Aguas Calientes and go straight up to Machu Picchu for your guided tour of the archaeological site. The guided tour lasts for about 2 hours and a half during which you’ll learn about the Inca civilization and visit all the highlights of the citadel.
After visiting the citadel you’ll get free time to explore the archeological site by yourself. There are several places that are not part of the tour, you can ask your guide for suggestions. In the afternoon you get the bus back down to Aguas Calientes town where you will board the train back to Ollantaytambo, then go on by private van to Cusco.