Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu, 2 days

Begins at: 07.30 am
Duration: 2 days/ 1 night
Start point: Cusco
 Cusco - Pisaq - Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo - Cusco

Sacred Valley of the incas and Machu Picchu tour from Cusco


Day 01: Cusco - Pisac - Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes 

At 9.00 the bus will pick you up from the hotel and take to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The first stop is Pisaq city. Here you will be able to visit the central  market, famous in this area and buy traditional Peruvian fabric, ceramics, etc. Then we will visit Pisaq sightseeing - agricultural terraces, residential buildings and temples

The next point of destination is the archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo. During the Inca Empire it was an agricultural, religious and military centre.

In Ollantaytambo you will take a train to Aguas Calientes located at the foot of Machi Picchu Mountain. On the way to Aguas Caliendes the train will cross over Vilcanota River that had an important role in the Incas culture.  We also will be able to observe the replacement of Sierra nature with tropical Selva vegetation.

Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes your guide will meet and take you to the hotel

Sacred Valley of the incas and Machu Picchu tour from Cusco 

Day 02: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Cusco

In the early morning we will go to the bus station and take a bus to the entrance of Machu Picchu archaeological centre. The guided tour will take 2 hours then you will have a leisure time to explorer on your own and, if you want, climb Waynapicchu Mountain and enjoy the beautiful view over Machu Picchu.

In the afternoon we will again take a bus to the station and will return to Cusco late at night.

Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu tour from Cusco

What's included

Prices includes:

  • Transfer to/from hotel and station
  • Tour to the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu
  • Train tickets to/from Aguas Calientes
  • Bus tickets to/from Machu Picchu
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu
  • Professional English and Spanish speaking guide
  • One night in a 2* hotel (shower is in the room)

Not included

  • Meals
  • Entrance tickets to the Pisaq and Ollantaytambo complexes (Boleto Turistico)
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