Low-Cost Machu Picchu Day Tour

Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, is one of the best touristic places for its amazing history and a spectacular landscape, surrounded by green mountains and beautiful views. This tour is a must, and you can’t miss this incredible experience, and learn about the Incan Empire lifestyle. This wonderful one-day tour will leave you speechless!

Duration 14 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
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What's included :
  • Round Trip Transfer Cusco / Ollantaytambo / Cusco
  • Round Trip Train Expedition Ticket, Backpacker Service
  • Bus Up / Down The Citadel
  • Entry/Admission - Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
What's excluded :
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Huayna Picchu ticket entrance
  • Transfer from Regocijo Square to the hotel in Cusco
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region

Very early in the morning, we will pick you up from the Cusco hotel to go until Ollantaytambo train station by bus. From this point, you’ll take the Train Expedition on a journey of 1:30 hours to Aguas Calientes town. During the way, you will have the opportunity to admire amazing mountains landscapes.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Pass By: Aguas Calientes, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region

Upon arrival, you’ll take a bus to Machu Picchu Citadel, and have free time to walk around this amazing archeological site.

Stop At: Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Peru

Declare as UNESCO Historical and Cultural Heritage in 1981, this impressive Inca citadel was built under the domains of Inca Pachacutec in the fifteenth century, and started the expansion of the empire, called Tahuantinsuyo.

You’ll meet our professional guide at the front door, at 11:30 am, to start the guided tour to the wonderful Machu Picchu Historic Sanctuary. You will enjoy exploring the Lost City of the Incas for 2:30 hours, learning about this ancient civilization, and looking around its beautiful landscape.

The citadel was made with huge stones which fit together perfectly, and create a spectacular landscape. We will walk through their streets, avenues, as well as places that were used for agriculture and religious rites. Without a doubt, the Incas had unique engineering in construction and always respecting the environment.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Aguas Calientes, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region

Then, you’ll have time to take beautiful pictures, and walk throughout this fantastic place, or you have the option to back to Aguas Calientes town to have lunch (optional). There are many options of traditional lunch in the town.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region

At 5:50 pm, you should be at the train station to back to Ollantaytambo train station.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Pass By: Plaza Regocijo (Kusipata), Plaza Regocijo Centro Histórico, Cusco 08002 Peru

At this point, a bus will transfer you until El Regocijo Square in Cusco city, one block away from the Main Square.

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :
6:30 AM
Return Detail :
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • You should bring sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, comfortable shoes, repellent and camera
  • The guided tour lasts around 2 Hrs. After that, you are free to explore Machu Picchu on your own.
  • Trains time varies depending on their availability and season.
  • Train service allows to bring one personal bag no more than 5 Kilos.
  • We recommend a good altitude acclimatization before start any activity.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • It is the passenger's responsibility to wear a protective mask and maintain social distance, in case they do not respect the basic safety measures they will be asked to leave the tour. The maximum capacity of the services will be reduced in order to guarantee social isolation.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


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Organised by Tangol

Activity ID: V-5674P571

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