In this tour a great chance to know Cusco all inside out, so much to see 2 days there, also for the sacred valley at your own pace to learn all the most important archeological sites and learn the daily lives of the Andean people too.
For Machu Picchu, to visit twice, as for the 2nd day you have the chance to do the optional extensions of the great Inca citadel such: a hike to the sun gate, or to the Inca Bridge, or perhaps a challenging climb to Huaynapicchu Mountain, etc.
To join a group of max 16 people on tours, and in Machu Picchu a private tour guide just for you there.
Reception at and assistance at Cusco airport, then transfer to hotel in Cusco city.
1.30pm Cusco city tour, to visit: Koricancha the temple of the sun, the main square, the cathedral, the fortress Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo ruins. Hotel in Cusco.
The Sacred Valley tour, to visit , Awanacancha Sanctuary of native animals of the Andes.later Pisac ruins, Pisac artesany market, Ollantaytambo fortress ans finnally Chinchero. Hotel in Cusco
Meals: Breakfast, lunch at sacred valley.
A visit to Maras Salt Mines and Moray Inca agricutural laboratory terraces. and train to Machu picchu town.
Hotel in Machu pichu, 3 stars”Intipunku” or “Presidente” or similar, optional upgrading of hotels there, just write to us for other options.
Early in the morning a shuttle bus 25 minutes ride to Machu Picchu, where you will have a private tour guide just for you, for a complete tour of the famous Inca citadel. Later you can be by yourself to explore much more of the complex, perhaps a hike to the sun gate or to the Inca Bridge, both are really nice and interesting.
Hotel in Machu Picchu Pueblo town.
Option to do detours or extensions in Machu Picchu, such a nice hike to the Sungate, or a visit to the Inca bridge, or climbing the challenging Huaynapicchu Mountain and further exploring in the citadel.or just stay in the town to enjoy the hot springs, or a stroll by the river and its jungle, etc. (note: for this day bus and entrances ticket to MP are not included) let us know in advance, so we can get them in advance at extra cost.
Afternoon a train back to Cusco city. Hotel in Cusco.
A free day to explore Cusco, to visit great museums, “San Pedro” main food market, or a visit to the artist district “San Blas”. Hotel in Cusco.
A transfer out to Cusco airport. Or option to travel to Puno Lake Titicaca 2 days tour, or a flight to the amazon jungle tours.
Note: for the 3rd day of this itinerary you can travel in the afternoon to Machu Picchu town for a hotel there, so the next day (4th day) you can have a complete visit of Machu Picchu and its detours, and in the afternoon of this same day a train back to Cusco, so you save one day in this itinerary.
Price:From US$. 870.00 per person based in double occupancy. with hotels 3 stars in Cusco: “El Puma” or “Hotel Prisma” or similar, and in Machu Picchu town , hotels 3 stars “Intipunku” or “Presidente” . Optional upgrading of hotels let us know for other options.
- 6 Nights’ accommodations, Hotel 3 stars, (4 nights in Cusco city, 2 nights in Machu Picchu town “Aguas calientes”)
- In and out transfers
- All applicable taxes
- English speaking tour guide
- Entrance fees for the excursions mentioned above
- Meals mentioned on itinerary
- Train tickets Cusco – Aguas Calientes – Cusco
- Bus tickets Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes.
Price does not include:
- International and Domestic flights
- Airport taxes
- Baggage excess
- Alcoholic drinks, soda or bottled mineral water
- Personal expenses
- International or National personal telephone calls
- Additional nights for bad weather o flight cancellation
How to get there: a domestic flight from Lima, 1 hour flight; also coming from Lake Titicaca by tourist bus, or coming from amazon tour Tambopata (35 minutes flight)
Weather: around 24-27C at daytime, and 5-12 C at nights.
You need to bring:
- To carry original passport for train, hotels, and entrance to MP
- Sunblock, mosquito repellent, sunglasses, light and warm clothing as temperature drops from day to night.
- Rain gear.