Machu Picchu & Sacred Valley

Cultural & Theme Tours in Peru
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Tour description

Machu Picchu sits at the convergence of the Andes and the Amazon in Peru, amidst a landscape of granite monoliths thickly draped with jungle growth. It was here that Inca stonemasons dedicated their genius and their labor to build a place of enduring beauty. This is the heart of the Inca.A train ride to Machu Picchu concludes this trip of a lifetime. Rediscovered in 1911, the Lost City of the Incas remains a place of enchantment. The stunning sight of the city amid the clouds is the absolute highlight of a trip to South America.

ItineraryDay 1: Sacred Valley Tour. Train to Machu Picchu.Stop At: Sacred Valley of the Incas, Cusco RegionMeet your guide for a trip to the Sacred Valley. Your tour visits the concentric circle terraces of Moray which descend nearly 500 ft (150 m) into the earth, the multi-hued salt pans of Maras, and the monolithic fortress ruins of Ollantaytambo. At the end of the tour, catch the train to Aguas Calientes, base town for Machu Picchu.Duration: 10 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Machu Picchu Tour. Return to Cusco.Stop At: Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes), Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco RegionWake up early and meet your guide for a memorable walk through the “lost city of the Incas” and let yourself be swept away by the magical landscape that surrounds this important ruin. Finish up with last photos and then return to Aguas Calientes town for the return trip to Cusco.Duration: 13 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

What's included

  • Entrance to Machu Picchu
  • Trains: Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Cusco (Expedition Train)
  • Ground transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes)

What's not included

  • Entrance to Sacred Valley (23 $)
  • Hotel
  • Tips
  • Lunches or dinner
  • Entry/Admission - Sacred Valley of the Incas

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1: Sacred Valley Tour. Train to Machu Picchu. Stop At: Sacred Valley of the Incas, Cusco Region Meet your guide for a trip to the Sacred Valley. Your tour visits the concentric circle terraces of Moray which descend nearly 500 ft (150 m) into the earth, the multi-hued salt pans of Maras, and the monolithic fortress ruins of Ollantaytambo. At the end of the tour, catch the train to Aguas Calientes, base town for Machu Picchu. Duration: 10 hours No meals included on this day. No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Day 2: Machu Picchu Tour. Return to Cusco. Stop At: Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes), Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region Wake up early and meet your guide for a memorable walk through the “lost city of the Incas” and let yourself be swept away by the magical landscape that surrounds this important ruin. Finish up with last photos and then return to Aguas Calientes town for the return trip to Cusco. Duration: 13 hours No meals included on this day. No accommodation included on this day.