Sacred Valley & Machu Picchu
PRICE IN DOLLARS
⌚ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
This package is a combination of the popular day tour of the Sacred Valley and the classic train tour to Machu Picchu.
We offer you incredible amounts of beauty and history over an exciting 2-day trip.
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Day 1: Cusco | Pisac - Urubamba - Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes
We’ll pick you up from your hotel at 7:00 am and go to Pisac in the Sacred Valley to visit the first archaeological site of the route. The architecture and engineering of the Incas here is truly astounding. We’ll enjoy a guided tour of the Písac complex that’ll last around 2 hours. Then, we’ll head down to visit one of the most colorful traditional markets in the entire region. Take advantage of the excellent prices and buy directly from the producers! You’re sure to find many souvenirs and gifts for friends and family back home.
Our next stop is Urubamba, where we’ll arrive around midday. In this quiet place, you’ll enjoy a buffet lunch.
The last archaeological destination of the tour is 30 minutes from Urubamba in Ollantaytambo. This site was built from pink granite rocks and is another impressive example of Inca engineering. Here you’ll be able to appreciate the second-largest Inca stone preserved to date (90 tons), which was used as part of the Temple of the Sun. You’ll discover all the secrets of Ollantaytambo on a guided tour of this fascinating place.
Later, we’ll go to the train station where you’ll board the Train heading to Aguas Calientes. During the trip, you’ll see pretty glaciers and snowy peaks, as well as fertile green valleys and Inca agricultural platforms on both sides of the valley. Once in Aguas Calientes, you’ll head to your hotel to check in.
You’ll have some free time to unwind this afternoon. An unbeatable way to relax is to visit the hot springs of Aguas Calientes. In the evening, you’ll get to enjoy a delicious dinner before heading to bed for the night.
Day 2: Aguas Calientes | Machu Picchu - Cusco
We’ll wake you up very early to enjoy your breakfast without being rushed at 5:00 am. This way, we can board one of the first buses that leave for Machu Picchu. This means you’ll beat the large crowds and get to enjoy the complex in peace as the sun comes up and casts a stunning orange glow over the huge stones.
At the entrance to the Inca city, you must show your entry ticket and your passport. You won’t be allowed inside without these.
Feel the powerful energy of this fantastic archaeological site as soon as you enter. You’ll feel the happiness of observing how the golden light of the sun gradually covers all the corners of Machu Picchu. Learn all its secrets and mysteries during a guided tour where you’ll also learn a lot about its history and local flora and fauna. Our guide will take you for 2 hours through the most significant areas, and then you’ll have some free time to explore Machu Picchu on your own.
In Aguas Calientes, you’ll find a place to have lunch and then board the train heading to Ollantaytambo. From there, you’ll travel to Cusco in tourist transport. The time of your arrival will depend on the time of your train ticket.