Wednesday, August 19, 2015
2 Day Machu Picchu Tour
This option is perfect for those who don't have much time to visit Machu Picchu and want to arrive in a more leisurely fashion than trekkers.
2 DAY MACHU PICCHU TOUR LINK
DAY 1 - CUSCO TO AGUAS CALIENTES
Our day starts at 8 am with us picking you up and transferring you to the train station. At 11:30 am, you'll take your train on a 3 and a half hour ride through majestic views until you arrive in Aguas Calientes. You will spend the night in this enchanting town with relaxing hot springs.
Things to do in Aguas Calientes:
Visit the Machu Picchu Manuel Chavez Ballon Museum and orchid exhibition. This sites are open from 9 am to 4:30 pm. It is about a 35 minute walk from Aguas Calientes to Puente Ruinas. You can also go to the hot springs in town. Entrance is 10 soles per person.
DAY 2 - MACHU PICCHU IN ITS GLORY
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up from your hotel and you will take the bus to Machu Picchu. You will catch the sunrise and begin your two hour guided tour around the site. Afterwards, you will be able to explore the citadel by yourselves. Towards the end of the tour, you will take the bus back to Aguas Calientes for lunch. Then, the train back to Ollantaytambo in order to get picked up by us and we will transfer you to your hotel in Cusco.