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2-day Machu Picchu Trek

For those short of time or who simply do not wish to indulge in trekking to Machu Picchu, this brief tour is ideal

map Cusco, Peru
Duration
Duration
2 days
Max Group Size
Max Group Size
14 Pax
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Pick-Up & Drop-Off
Included
Minimum Age
Minimum Age
9 Yrs
Meals
Meals
Included
Hostel
Hostel
Included
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What's Included

  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Pre-departure briefing
  • 1 night hotel accommodation
  • Healing Activity – Andean Blessing by an Andean Priest for protection during your trek
  • All entrance and transport fees 
  • Bilingual Guide (2 guides for groups of 9 people or more).
  • Meals (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner)
  • First-aid kit, including emergency oxygen canister

Where We Visit

  • Cusco
  • Wiñaywayna
  • Ollantaytambo
  • Aguas Calientes
  • Machu Picchu

What's excluded

  • Breakfast on the first day, lunch on the last day.
  • Visit to the hot springs in Aguas Calientes. This is a relaxing way to end-up the trek while you’re awaiting the return train to Cusco. Only 10 minutes from the village center, entrance fee is Peruvian Soles s/10.00 per person. Towels can be rented in Aguas Calientes.
  • Personal expenses.

WHAT TO EXPECT

This 2-day trek of the famous Inca Trail is ideal for travellers who don’t have much time in Cusco but have an interest in cultural & mysticism exploration. You’ll begin your trek with a traditional Andean Blessing, then walk along the winding stone Inca trail to the beautiful archeological site of Wiñaywayna. Our guides specialize in providing you with detailed information on Inca traditions and the secrets of Pachamama (the Earth Mother), creating a memorable and culturally informative trekking experience. After a short day hike, be prepared to stand high above Machu Picchu and gaze down in awe on this modern archeological Wonder of the World. You’ll leave with a much richer understanding and appreciation of Inca traditions than ever before.

 

 

Day 1: Cusco - Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes

 

  • 10:00 Picked up from your hotel (approximately).
  • 10:30 Departure from Cusco City.
  • 12:30 Arrive at Ollantaytambo train station.
  • 12:58 Departure from the train station of Ollantaytambo to the Town of Machu Picchu.
  • 14:25 Arrive at Machu Picchu train station.
  • 14:30 Picked up from the train station by our local staff.
  • 14:50 Check to your Hotel.
  • 15:30 Free time to choose an optional activity (see below).
  • The impressive museum of Machu Picchu, that is located at 20 minutes walking from the Aguas Calientes Town.
  • (Please see below the price for the entrance ticket).
  • The Hot springs of Aguas Calientes where you can relax and take a special moment during the afternoon.
  • Walking to Mandor waterfalls, where you relax and enjoy the beauty of nature close to Machu Picchu.
  • 05:00 Briefing at your Hotel by our local guide about your trip to Machu Picchu of the following day

 

Day 2: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes

 

  • 05:00 Breakfast.
  • 05:30 Departure from your Hotel to the bus station.
  • 05:15 Arrive at the bus station.
  • 06:00 Depart from Aguas Calientes town to Machu Picchu citadel by bus.
  • 06:45 Arrive at Machu Picchu main entrance gate.
  • 07:15 Meeting with our local guide at the main gate of Machu Picchu.
  • 07:30 Guided tour of Machu Picchu.
  • 08:00 Coca leaf ceremony by the guide.
  • 12:30 Depart from Machu Picchu citadel to Aguas Calientes.
  • 13:15 Arrive at Aguas Calientes town and free time for lunch.
  • 14:25 Time to go to the train station of Machu Picchu.
  • 55 Depart to Ollantaytambo by train.
  • 16:30 Arrive at Ollantaytambo Train Station.
  • 16:45 Depart from Ollantaytambo to Cusco by car.
  • 18:15 Arrive in Cusco City.

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  • Any cancellations made by the client up to one week in advance, 50% of the trip cost will be charged.
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