2 day Machu Picchu tours from Cusco and Machu Picchu Mountain is not only in the Inca city of Machu Picchu, it includes the famous Machu Picchu mountain that bears his name, you will learn about the history of the area, the wonderful architecture and you will feel the special energy that you can only feel in this world wonder.
You will have the opportunity to climb the mountain of Machu Picchu; the road is steep and a little narrow in some sections, but it is very accessible, you dont want to miss the climb, you will feel in the clouds and you will see the other mountain Huayna Picchu and the The citadel of Machu Picchu further down. It is worth the effort, because the view is very impressive and the memories of the trip are unforgettable. Enjoy the best of Machu Picchu and its mountain with Lares Trip
It is important to know that the entry to the mountain is limited 400 per day, divided into two groups. The first group enters from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. and the second group from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Lares Trip needs to book in advance.
We start in Cusco at 09:00 am and travel by car from Cusco to the train station in Ollantaytambo. We will travel through the Sacred Valley of the Incas, where the landscapes are beautiful. You will be able to see snowy peaks and small towns on the way to Ollantaytambo. Then we will board the train that follows the path of the Urubamba River, which will guide us on the journey to the high jungle.
Upon reaching the town of Machu Picchu Pueblo, In Aguas Calientes we will have the possibility to visit the thermal baths, climb the mountain of the Putucusi or visit the Falls of Mandor and we will spend the night in this town. Night in Aguas Calientes.
Early breakfast at the hotel. We will go to the bus station to board the Archaeological Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. The trip will take 25 minutes, but we will finally get to appreciate the breathtaking sunrise. The hour of entrance to Machu Picchu is estimated at 06:30 am. You will be amazed by Inca constructions and temples, as well as the natural environment that surrounds them.
In order to climb up the Machu Picchu Mountain, you have the second group. It will take about an hour twenty minutes, but really worth it, we are literally in the clouds. The view is breathtaking and the experience will be unforgettable, enjoy, and recharge your energy. Returning we will begin by guiding you to one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World: Machu Picchu!.
Our guide will tell you about the history and architecture of the Citadel. Marvel at the Inca buildings and the natural environment that surrounds them. After the tour, you will have time to explore Machu Picchu. In the afternoon, we will board the train back. We will pick you up from the station to transfer you to your hotel in Cusco.
Trasportation Cusco – Ollantaytambo round trip
Train Tickets Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes round trip
Bus tickets Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu round trip
Hotel in Aguas Calientes
Machu Picchu entrance ticket
Machu Picchu Mountain entrance ticket
Professional guide in Machu Picchu Spanish or English
1 Breakfast on day 2 and 1 dinner on day 1
Hotel reservation in Cusco
Services no mentioned before
385USD PER PERSON
Take your passport with you
Arrive half an hour before to the train station.
In Machu Picchu and Machu Picchu Mountain you will climb many steps; make sure you wear confortable shoes that are suitable for walking and that do not slip.
Take with you a small backpack and, besides your camera, bring a cap, sunscreen lotion, mosquito repellent and a bottle of water.
Visit the hot springs thermal baths
On the train you can carry only 15 kilos of luggage.
During high season we have many visitors who travel to Machu Picchu and to board the bus and enter in some cases you will have to queue.
After the guided tour you will have free time in Machu Picchu, so enjoy this magic moment appreciating this wonder. Open your arms and recharge your energy.
The train schedules indicated are referential and may vary based on the availability of the trains.