Experience the wonder of Machu Picchu with a 2 day trip to the ruins that includes a guided tour of the city, a morning sunrise at the mountain, and a hike to the best viewing location of the ruins.
Explore Machu Picchu, also known as the Lost City of the Incas, and visit Cusco to learn about its Inca culture. In Cusco visit a Sacred Valley community and Cusco’s famous colonial and Inca architecture. During this two day tour, experience Cusco’s lively streets and the magic of the Lost City of the Incas.
2 Days/1 Night
Day 1: Train to Aguas Calientes and Tour of Machu Picchu
After being transferred by a company representative from your hotel to the Poroy railway station, you will embark on a breathtaking 3 ½ hour scenic train ride to Aguas Calientes.
Once arriving in Aguas Calientes, you will take a short bus ride to Machu Picchu where your guide will walk with you through the stone streets of the ruins. After walking through the town center, the main attractions, and the many stone stairways, you will have time to wonder by yourself around one of the spiritual centers of the world.
You will enjoy lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge Restaurant in Machu Picchu before taking the bus back to Aguas Calientes for a night in the town.
Lunch is the only meal included on the first day.
Day 2: Sunrise at Machu Picchu and Climb Wayna Picchu Mountain
Have a short breakfast at the hotel before an early transfer at 5:30 am to the bus stop for a short ride up to the citadel of Machu Picchu. You will enjoy the spectacular sunrise from the top of Machu Picchu and experience the magic and mystery of the ruins. After sunrise, you will climb Wayna Picchu Mountain to experience and appreciate the immensity of Machu Picchu.
The climb is difficult but not technical and includes almost vertical rock climbing as you approach the top. Once back from Wayna’s peak you will enjoy more freetime in the ruins giving you the opportunity to participate in some other activities offered at Machu Pichu:
At lunch time, you will take a bus down to Aguas Calientes and eat at Indio Feliz Restaurant.
You will then take the 3 ½ hour train ride back to Cusco and return to your Cusco hotel.
Breakfast and lunch are included on the second day.
Optional Service: Upgrading the train to Vistadome Class
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.