Machu Picchu by Train
PRICES IN DOLLARS
👤 Minimum number of people: 1
📅 Season: All year
No trip to Peru is complete without a visit to Machu Picchu! Rediscovered in 1911 by Hiram Bingham and built over 500 years ago during the height of the Incan Empire, this amazing site ranks as one of the Seven New Wonders of the World.
We will pick you up from your hotel at 4:30 a.m. and travel by tourist bus to Ollantaytambo train station, where you will board the 6:40 a.m train to Aguas Calientes.
The 6:40 a.m. train will arrive at the Aguas Calientes train station at 8:10 a.m. You will be picked up and taken to the bus station. Once at the bus station, you will take a 20 minute bus ride to the entrance of Machu Picchu.
At Machu Picchu, you will have a two hour guided tour of the ancient city, followed by several hours of free time for your own exploration of the site. After you finish exploring Machu Picchu, you will take the bus back down to Aguas Calientes, where you can eat lunch before boarding your return train back to Ollantaytambo in the afternoon. In Ollantaytambo, transportation will be waiting to bring you back to Cusco by approximately 10:00 pm (San Francisco Square).