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Machu picchu tours

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2 Day Train Tour to Machu Picchu

This breathtaking Machu Picchu train tour is a perfect option for those wanting to visit the ancient city. When it comes to enjoying the mesmerizing beauty of this area, opting to take a 2-day tour by train is a fantastic way to see the land in all its glory while still saving time in your travels. If you decide the train 2-day tour to Machu Picchu is right for you, it will take you on a monumental odyssey by train to reach the ancient and glorious Inca site of Machu Picchu.

As one of the greatest ancient civilizations in the world, this 2-day journey by train involves passing through the Sacred Valley by Chinchero, Ollantaytambo town, an overnight in Aguas Calientes, and beautiful scenery before you visit the mystical and wondrous Machu Picchu. You’ll delight in the adventure and be able to immerse yourself in the knowledge of these ancient people. The closer you get to Machu Picchu, the more its mystery will surround you. Once there, you’ll be able to visit the Main Plaza, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Circular Tower, the Temple of the Three Windows, the Royal Quarters, amongst other delights. The 2-day train tour to Machu Picchu is well worth the cost and will help you build memories that will last forever. Embrace the mystery of the Incan People with a 2-day tour by train to Machu Picchu.

Day 1: Cusco to Aguas Calientes 
Day 2: Machu Picchu & back to Cusco
2 day Train Tour to Machu Picchu

Day 1: Cusco to Aguas Calientes

We start the day with a pick up at your selected hotel at 8am. We travel to Ollantaytambo (2 hrs approx.) where we will take the 11:30 am train to Aguas Calientes arriving at 2pm. Once you have checked in at our hotel, you will have the rest of the day to explore the town of Aguas Calientes.

What to do in Aguas Calientes?

If you love history then the Machu Picchu Museum is a great place to visit. The museum highlights pre-Inca times with a collection of Inca artifacts. The Orchid Gardens is another location to visit which is about a 30 minute walk from Aguas Calientes. The site has a rustic feel filled with a variety of beautiful orchids on display. Or enjoy the rest of day relaxing to the thermal waters of the Hot Springs, in Aguas Calientes.

Day 2: Machu Picchu & back to Cusco

Today we hop on a bus and make the journey (30 minutes drive approx.) to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Our guide will welcome you with a 2 hour guided tour and take you to the most important temples and enclosures Machu Picchu has to offer. After the tour, you will have free time to explore the citadel on your own. In the afternoon, we will be departing Aguas Calientes to board the train at 2:30pm (depending on availability) and arrive to Cusco at roughly 7:00 p.m. Important Note: The exact train times will be confirmed in our office as it depends a lot on the availability of the trains.

USEFUL INFORMATION

  • Altitude at Machu Picchu - 2400m / 7874ft.
  • Train To Machu Picchu - Peru Rail Expedition Train
  • Distance from Cusco to Machu Picchu - 112km / 69.6 miles
  • Weather - dry from May to October, wet from November to April
  • To climb Huayna Picchu mountain you need to book in advance.

Included:

  • Professional English Speaking Tour Leader in Machu Picchu for two hours.
  • Pick-up from your hotel
  • Transportation by bus to and from Ollantaytambo
  • Return transportation by Expedition train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
  • 1 Breakfast
  • 3 star hotel
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu
  • Return bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes

Not included:

  • Meals excluding breakfast in your hotel on day 2
  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu Mountain
  • Tips
  • Travel Insurance

What you need to take:

  • Original Passport
  • Waterproof jacket / rain poncho
  • Warm jacket
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable Trousers
  • Sun hat
  • Sun cream
  • Insect repellent
  • Personal medication
  • Camera and film