1 Full Day Tour to Machu Picchu

  • Destination: Cusco, Machu Picchu, Peru
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price per person: $300
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single passenger pays US$ 30 Plus

Machu Picchu is the best known of the Inca ruins, as it is recognized worldwide, not even mentioned in any of the writings of the Spanish Conquistadors. It is believed to have been constructed around the mid-15th century and was rediscovered by American historian Hiram Bingham in 1911.

For those people who have limited time or are just passing by Cusco and want to at list see one of the  modern Seven Wonders of the World, this tour is perfect

Program Itinerary

Day 1

DAILY DEPARTURES

We can pick you up from your hotel very early at 4:00 am to take you by private transport to Ollantaytambo, where you take the train at 6:40 am. Or we pick you up at 5:00 am and bring you to Potoy train station; according to the train availability to Machu Picchu. Arriving in Aguas Calientes or machu Picchu town around 8:10 to 8:48 am, (if you want to go a later train it is also possible). The train ride is considered  one of the of the best in the planet, because descends from the Andes to the cloud forest close to the jungle at 2000 meters above sea level. Among the sacred river of the Incas, leading you the new seven wonder of the world Machu Picchu,

Our Green Peru Adventures tour guide will meet you at the train station and take you to the bus terminal from where you will be transferred to the majestic

Your bilingual tour guide will take you around the vast ruins for about 2.5 hrs, in case you don’t want to wake up early, please take the bus at 7 am.

Comprehensively explaining its historical significance and place in the Inca Empire. After this, you have some free time to wander around. Machu Picchu is the best known of the Inca Archaeological sites, as it is recognise worldwide, even not mentioned in any of the writings or Chronicles of the Spanish Conquistadors. Experts believe that has been constructed around the mid-15th century by Inca Pacahcuteq and was rediscovered by American historian Hiram Bingham in 1911.  The guided tour of this fascinating place is an unforgettable experience. Visit the Main Square, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows, the Circular Towers, the Sacred Sun Dial and Burial Grounds.

Optional unguided walks include Inti Punku, the SUN GATE the traditional end of the Inca Trail, duration 1.30min both ways. and the Inca Bridge, duration 1 hr. Otherwise simply relax and take in the awe inspiring atmosphere. After your free time you can walk down to the town of Aguas Calientes for a late lunch or a dip in the hot springs (not included). In the afternoon, you take the train back. (At 7 pm please be there 30 minutes before the departure) and then private transport to Cusco.

A frequent bus service takes visitors back to Aguas Calientes (included) at any time, if you do not prefer to walk down through the jungle it will take you roughly 45 minutes. The train to return to Ollantaytambo is in the late afternoon at 19:00 pm and we recommend you to do that, so you can have more time to enjoy diner. If you want to comeback early afternoon, please let us know we can book the early train at 2:30 or 4:12 pm. Therefore, we can coordinate the early transfer from Ollantaytambo to Cusco.

Included:
  • Pick up and  private transfer from your hotel to the train station.
  • Local cellphone
  • 24 hour support from company owner
  • Train from Poroy Station or Ollantaytambo to Aguas Caliente, Machu Picchu town.
  • Both ways tourist bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu.
  • Entrance fee to Machu Picchu
  • Guided tour in English (2.5 hours approximatelly)
  • Train returns to Ollantaytambo
  • Private transfer back from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
Not Included:
  • Meals (we do recommend to bring a snack).
  • Drinks
We recommend that you bring the following:
  • Original passport
  • ISIC ID if you book your tour as student
  • Day bag pack
  • Water (you can buy in Aguas Calientes)
  • Sun protections (sun cream, hat)
  • Rainjacket or rain poncho
  • Money for lunch and souvenirs
  • Comfortable walking shoes.
  • A warm clothes for the afternoon return to Cusco
What we need when you make a reservation:
  • Full name as it is written in your passport (please include a copy of your passport)
  • Passport number
  • Nationality
  • Date of birth
  • Scan copy of your ISIC student card (if you have one it’s US$ 18 less)
  • Departure date for the tour
  • 60% deposit of the tour´s price by western union, PayPal, ABN AMRO bank in Holland, the remind balance is paid at our office in Cusco.

Price: US$ 300.00

based on two people.

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single passenger pays US$ 30 Plus

Private tour guide in Machu Picchu
1 person US$ 80
2 persons US$ 40 pp
3 persons US$ 27 PP
4 persons US$ 20 pp
over 4 persons US$ 18 pp

Exclusive international transaction fees The amount of the extra transaction fees depends on how the payment is made and on your bank. For further informations please don’t hesitate to ask.

Term and Condition

With each tour you book with Green Peru Adventures, you are a free walking tour offered by the mysterious and historic city of Cusco. Here you will be guided by one of our multilingual, professional guides.

We look forward to an unforgettable experience of your trip.