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Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour

Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour


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Group Size

min 2 / max 10


Max Altitude

2430 m / 7932 ft


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Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour – OVERVIEW

Our Sacred Valley Machu Picchu tour will take you on an adventure to the Inca Citadel by passing through the Sacred Valley of the Incas. It is a region along the Vilcanota segment of the Urubamba River. It is surrounded by stunning nature.

Here you’ll admire the perfect combination of natural landscapes and Incan architecture, visiting two of their principal settlements, Pisac and Ollantaytambo.

After an exciting day, you’ll enjoy a train ride on the way to Aguas Calientes. After a good night of sleep, the following morning you’ll head straight off to see the exquisite and unforgettable Machu Picchu.

Check out our post on 5 Lesser-Known Inca Ruins to Visit in the Sacred Valley Of Peru.

Itinerary at a glance

First Day: Pick up from airport to hotel.
Second Day:
Sacred Valley tour & Aguas Calientes town (Machu Picchu Pueblo)
Third Day:
Machu Picchu tour & back to Cusco
Fourth Day:
Transfer out

Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour-Highlights

Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour – DETAILS


Day 1: Pick up from airport to hotel

Welcome to Cusco! Today, our friendly Machu Picchu Tours representative will be at the airport ready with a sign of our logo and your name. From there, we will transfer you to your hotel and assist with your check-in. 

Due to altitude in Cusco (11,151 ft / 3399 m) we do suggest to spend the rest of the day relaxing. We would also recommend arriving to Cusco in the morning that way you can acclimatize to the altitude for the rest of the day or come a day before you start a tour with us.

Accommodation: Hotel (1 night)
Meals Included: There are no meals included on this day.

Day 2: Sacred Valley tour & Aguas Calientes town

Today we will visit one of the most iconic places in Cusco, The Sacred Valley of the Incas. We pick you up at 7:30 am and make our way to the first stop point.

During the trip, we will have first sighting of South America’s treasured animals, llamas, alpacas, vicuñas and guanacos. We will also have the opportunity to learn about the alpaca wool and have time to shop for some beautiful quality baby alpaca fabrics. 

As we continue on with the tour, we visit the archaeological center of Pisac (9,750 ft / 2,972 m), one of the prominent ruins along the Sacred Valley.

Pisa market is one of the most recommended markets where you will find a variety of gifts and souvenirs for all types. Afterwards, we will have lunch (included) offering a variety of options. Then we stop at a Peruvian bar (Chicherías) and try the traditional Peruvian drinks.

To end the day, we visit the last archaeological site, known as Ollantaytambo. We explore its beautiful attributes it offers and then take a dinner break (not included) before boarding the 7pm train to Aguas Calientes (approx. 2 hours). Overnight stay.

Accommodation: Hotel (1 night)
 Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Special/Important Information: Prior to entering the town of Aguas Calientes, we recommend that you leave your suitcases at your hotel in Cusco. Unfortunately, large suitcases are not permitted in the train, only carry-on which is why it might be best to take a backpack.

Day 3: Machu Picchu tour & back to Cusco

Today is a special and grand day, we will visit one of the 7 wonders of the World, Machu Picchu. After breakfast we will board the bus (30 minute ride) to the citadel of Machu Picchu Citadel (7874 ft / 2400 m). Our guide will have the pleasure to share the history of our ancestor and show you the most important places of Machu Picchu.

This will be a guided tour of 2 hours. From there, you will have free time to explore and take plenty of photos. We finish the tour by boarding the bus back to Aguas Calientes, have lunch (included) and take the train that leaves at about 2:30pm. Please note, the train ride will be 2 hours and another 2 hours via bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco.

Accommodation: Hotel (1 night)
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 4: Transfer out

Time to say goodbye and we hope you had an enjoyable trip! Today we will transfer you to the airport at the requested time.



  • An experienced & profesional Tour Leader
  • 3 nights accommodation at 3 star hotel
  • Breakfast each day, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
  • Sightseeing tours of all major áreas
  • Sacred Valley &  Machu Picchu entrances fees
  • Modern air-conditioned coach, mini coach or van
  • Return bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes
  • Transportation – round trip train Tickets and bus to Cusco

Not included

  • Visa, Passport fees
  • International flights
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu (must be booked in advance based on availability)
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance

Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour – ESSENTIAL INFO


At Machu Picchu Tours & Treks, a representative will organize a simple meeting the night before your tour or trek starts. During this meeting, you meet fellow adventures or tourists and gain valuable information regarding all aspects of your trip.

If you do arrive late, your Machu Picchu Tours representative will leave you a message regarding the time and meeting details for the next morning.

Airport transfer

For those of you who have purchased your arrival through Machu Picchu Tours, or if the entry was part of the cost of your chosen tour, please note the following:

Your arrival has been arranged dependent on the flight information that you provided to us. If there is a flight schedule change within 48 hours of your regularly scheduled arrival time, please let us know in advance. It is highly recommended that you contact us at +51974378488 so your transfer from the airport to the hotel can be adjusted.

Laggage storage

Your luggage is limited due to the train restrictions, even if its an overnight tour. All bags that you bring to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu) should be carry-on only. All extra luggage can be left safely in Cusco at your hotel or the Machu Picchu Tours office depot while you enjoy your tour or trek. We’ll take them from you on the morning of your journey and return them once you’re back in Cusco. Make sure your bags are appropriately identified, so it’s easy to locate them.

Baggage restrictions

Baggage on the trains to and from Machu Picchu is limited to 1 backpack that doesn’t exceed 8kg or 17 pounds. Its linear dimensions should be within 158cm or 62 inches. Luggage storage may be arranged with your guide if necessary. Depending on your itinerary, tagged luggage can be stored at your hotel in Cusco until you return from Machu Picchu.

Please note any type of bag or bagged when visiting Machu Picchu. A bag can be no bigger than 40cm, or 157 inches high X 35cm or 14 inches wide X 20cm or 8 inches deep as anything bigger won’t be permitted into the citadel. There is storage near the citadel. Even if your bags are already tagged with ID tags, please use any Machu Picchu Tours luggage tags. This makes it easier for Machu Picchu Tours staff to find and manage your luggage for you.

Travel insurance

Travel insurance is essential as it offers you protection against circumstances like trip cancelations, delays or interruptions, loss of baggage, medical emergencies, and other problems that may occur.

There are medical evacuation plans that are offered for additional protection in case of an emergency. At Machu Picchu Tours, we care about your health, and our recommended affiliate will fly you on their ICU-equipped aircraft to the hospital of your choice.

We recommend that you purchase a form of travel insurance to protect your travel investment.

Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour – FAQs

How to Book a Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour?

  1. When booking your Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour, you’ll need to fill out our booking form by clicking on the BOOK NOW link on Machu Picchu Tours’ homepage. Be ready to supply the following information for each participant in your group. Keep in mind that we can’t purchase the entrance into Machu Picchu or the train without this information.
    1. Personal Information (Full name as it appears on your passport)
    2. Gender
    3. Passport Number
    4. Date of Birth (D.O.B.) example: dd/mm/yyyy
    5. Nationality
  2. There is a required USD$500.00 per person for us to purchase the train tickets and entrance into Machu Picchu. Click on the VISA, Western Union, or the PAYPAL links on our booking page. Once we receive the deposit and details, we can then book your permits. Once we have those in our hands, we’ll send you the invoice and confirmation that everything is ready to go. All start dates, once they’re confirmed, are guaranteed.

Sacred Valley Machu Picchu tour – PICTURES

$750 USD
Contries: Perú stay: 4D/3N

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