2 Days – 1 Night
Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley Tour
You want and want to know one of the most famous valleys in the world, with one of the Seven Wonders of the world. We have a tour that brings these two incredible places together.
We have the perfect tour, it is the Sacred Valley of the Incas with Machu Picchu, in two days with one night in the town of Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes).
Meet, live and explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas with Machu Picchu, walk through the lands where the Incas left their archaeological legacies in a fascinating nature.
Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley Tour
We pass early by your hotel in the City of Cusco, in a transport with very comfortable seats and large windows, for better comfort and have beautiful views.
Leaving the city of Cusco, you will see the mountains that surround this town, mountains that were sacred to the Incas and even to the current town.
Live the great experience of being able to get to know llamas, alpacas, guanacos and vicuñas (South American camelids) up close, in a place called Awanacancha, a splendid place to meet these beautiful animals.
Continuing with the tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, you will make a stop at the famous Taray viewpoint, from there you will see in all its splendor this Sacred Valley, formed by huge mountains, crossed by the Vilcanota River, the sacred river of the Incas .
The first archaeological site you know is Pisac, as you go up, you will see the entire mountain, surrounded by many platforms, built by the Incas.
You enter the archaeological site of Pisac, there you discover how the Incas buried their family. A cemetery located on a cliff of a mountain, with several holes that are the niches of the dead.
You will also see the great architecture left by the Incas, represented in platforms for agricultural use and as retaining walls, you will also see the enclosures where the Incas lived.
In the town of Pisac, walk through its streets converted into a craft market, there you will find all the local crafts, such as ceramics, fabrics, carvings in wood, glass, silver and gold. Take a souvenir.
You will travel next to the Vilcanota river (a sacred river in Inca times), you will pass through large fields of cultivation of the famous giant corn grain of the Sacred Valley, you will also pass through several small towns, until you reach Urubamba.
It is already a little after noon, it is time for lunch, what is included. In a wonderful and cozy place. You will witness the varied and exquisite Cusqueña gastronomy, presented in a buffet lunch.
Ollantaytambo will be the last place you will visit, there you will have the opportunity to walk through the great terraces and enclosures made by the Incas. You will climb several steps until you reach the top.
You will see at the top, a great temple to the sun, left by the Incas, an unfinished temple represented by 3 huge rocks, finely carved that still stand, also from there you will have a great view of the sacred valley of the Incas.
You will have the great opportunity to continue exploring, the town of Ollantaytambo, a magical and ancient town, walk through its cobbled streets, its mud and stone walls, a great legacy left by the Incas.
In this town there is also the Ollantaytambo train station, it is there where you will take your train that will take you to the town of Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes). The train ride is 1 hour 45 minutes.
When you arrive at the town of Machu Picchu, there we will be waiting for you, with a sign with your name and we will walk you to your hotel. The town of Machu Picchu or also called Aguas Calientes for tourists.
Tonight you will spend in the Town of Machu Picchu, a small town located in a tropical area. A totally tourist town where there are many hotels and many restaurants of all variety, quality and costs.
Accommodation in Machu Picchu Pueblo.
Breakfast at the hotel.
Very early, we pass by your hotel, we walk you to the bus station. These buses will take you from the town of Machu Picchu to the Archaeological Center of Machu Picchu.
It is 30 minutes by bus, you will go along a road that has the name of Hiram Bingham, it is a zigzagging road, the bus leaves you at the entrance to the Wonder of the World Machu Picchu.
You will enter Machu Picchu, along with our tour guide, who will help you enter the Wonder of the World Machu Picchu, inside you will see and feel the great legacy left by the Incas, Machu Picchu at your feet.
You will go up together with our tour guide to the guardian’s house, a great viewpoint, from where you will see Machu Picchu in all its splendor, surrounded by enormous mountains, simply incredible.
Discover Machu Picchu, walking together with our tour guide, you will get to know the agricultural and urban areas, the quarries, the temple of the 3 windows, the temple of the priest, the intihuatana, the sacred rock, the temple of the condor and much more.
You will have free time inside Machu Picchu before your departure, so that you can take more photos, meditate and recharge from the incredible energy that you will feel in Machu Picchu.
When leaving Machu Picchu, there is a table with some stamps of Machu Picchu, which you can stamp in your passport, an incredible souvenir that you will take from Machu Picchu.
You will make a line, to get on the bus that will bring you back to the town of Machu Picchu is 30 minutes inside the bus, it will leave you in the same place where you got on.
Within the town of Machu Picchu, you will find many restaurants of all quality, variety and prices so you can have lunch and enjoy the delicious Peruvian cuisine.
At the scheduled time, you will have to go to the train station, there you will have to be 30 minutes before the departure of the train, the train will travel to the bank of the Vilcanota river a wonderful train journey.
You will arrive at the Ollantaytambo station or the Poroy station, where we will be waiting for you to transfer you to your hotel in the City of Cusco.
End of services.
- Tourist transport for the Sacred Valley tour, with wide seats and large windows.
- Tourism guide in one language (Spanish or English).
- Partial tourist ticket for the Sacred Valley.
- Buffet lunch at Tunupa or Sonesta restaurant.
- The group of travelers on the tour to the Sacred Valley is 16 people.
- Assistance in Ollantaytambo.
- Train ticket from Ollantaytambo to the Town of Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes).
- Assistance in the Town of Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes).
- 01 night in a hotel with all the comforts and best selected for your rest in the town of Machu Picchu.
- 01 Buffet breakfast at the hotel.
- Bus up and down the town of Machu Picchu / Machu Picchu archaeological center / Town of Machu Picchu.
- Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
- Official tourist guide for 2 hours 30 minutes, in a single language (Spanish or English).
- The number of people within the guided tour in Machu Picchu is NOT greater than 10 people.
- Train back from the town of Machu Picchu to the Ollantaytambo or Poroy station.
- Transfer from the train station to your hotel.
- Air tickets.
- At lunch, the due.
- Lunch in the town of Machu Picchu (There are many restaurants).
- Entrance ticket to Huayna Picchu and Montaña (check availability).
- No extras not detailed in the program.
- Awanacancha, where you can live the experience of being with llamas, guanacos, alpacas and vicuñas.
- Taray viewpoint, from where the Sacred Valley can be seen in all its splendor.
- Archaeological site of Pisac.
- Pisac craft market.
- Ollantaytambo archaeological site.
- Ollantaytambo old town.
- Machu Picchu town (Aguas Calientes).
- The Wonder of the world Machu Picchu.
- Original passport or ID with which you made your reservation.
- Small backpack.
- Clothes with everything you need to spend 01 night in Machu Picchu Pueblo.
- Cap or hat, polo shirt or long-sleeved shirt, waterproof jacket, comfortable pants, sports or trekking shoes or tennis shoes.
- Sun glasses, sunglasses, sunscreen, lipstick,
- Water, candies, cookies, nuts, chocolates.
- Photo camera, memory, external battery.
- Type A, B charger cable.
- Medications, if you were to take any kind.
The rates indicated in the cost table are rates per person, according to the category of hotels and the type of room:
Simple: Room for one person.
Double: Room with two beds or a double bed.
Triple: Room with three beds.
We have special rates for travelers who are:
Minors (children) and students.
Travelers who are from the Andean community – CAN (Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador).
If you are a group of travelers, we have super special rates.
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Yes, we request a prepayment of $ 150.00 US Dollars per person, for the tour to the Sacred Valley with Machu Picchu, which has to be done when you make the reservation, it is to be able to secure your reservation, the rest of the balance, you pay when you arrive to the City of Cusco.
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It is in US Dollars. Because it is an international currency and it is handling of most countries and easy conversion.
The city of Cusco is at 3350 meters above sea level, if you come from a city at sea level, surely you will feel the blow of the height, the lack of oxygen, the agitated breathing, the headache, these will be the symptoms.
But do not worry, having some coca leaf mates (which are given in the hotels), resting the first day of arrival in Cusco, it will be enough to make you feel very well and you can do the tour to Machu Picchu normally.
When you arrive at the Cusco airport (Alejandro Velazco Astete International Airport), from where you take your bags, there are several taxi drivers offering the taxi service, I recommend that you ask the taxi drivers: How much is the cost to the address of your hotel? Normally the cost is about S /. 15.00 to S /. 20.00 Soles for the taxi, remember to always pay the price of the service beforehand.
Note: There are some hotels that include the transfer from the airport to the hotel, and they actually wait for you with your name on a sign, and take you to a car (taxi), please ask the person if the taxi is already paid through the hotel and talk to the driver, who will pay for the transfer?
I give you this warning because it happens many times that hotels offer the transfer service and in the end the car driver charges you for the transfer service and it may cause you inconvenience.
In the City of Cusco, being a tourist place, there are many accommodation options from luxury hotels, tourist hotels, hostels, hostels and airbnb.
My recommendation to consider which hotel to book, you should consider the location, which is close to the Plaza de Armas of Cusco, this is basically so that you are close to restaurants, galleries, museums and can better explore the city of Cusco.
Another consideration that you must have to reserve your accommodation are the comments left by travelers who have already stayed at the hotel, who have positive comments and a good rating.
Yes, we help you book your hotel, let us know that we have very good hotel options.
Please write to us to advise you with the reservation of your hotel.
In the tour of the Sacred Valley with Machu Picchu, yes the hotel is included, it will be according to the category and type of room you choose.
To enter the hotel, just indicate your name in the name of “Incredible Travel“, at the hotel reception, they will request your passport or document, with which you can enter your room.
Yes, our services for the Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley tour, include transfers from your hotel regardless of the location (within the City of Cusco), pick-up for the tour is included and we will drop you off when the tour ends.
We go to your hotel, the day of your arrival in the City of Cusco (previously we coordinate the date and time), there we give you all your tickets and we give you information about the tour to the Sacred Valley – Machu Picchu and in addition, we will provide you useful information for you to explore and discover the City of Cusco.
Please have to wait at the reception or lobby of your hotel, there our team will ask for you.
We will tell you the day before, what time would be the pick-up time from your hotel for your tour.
That’s right, the trip to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes) is by train operated by the Peru Rail train company, depending on the service you choose (Expedition or Vistadome).
Yes, the roundtrip train ticket is included, it will be according to the type of service you choose.
The Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is on top of a mountain and to get there, the easiest way is by taking a bus that leaves from the town of Machu Picchu (Agua Calientes) to the archaeological center itself.
That is correct, the buses from the Town of Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes) – Sanctuary of Machu Picchu – Town of Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes) are included. There would be 02 tickets, one up and one down.
Yes, an official tour guide is included, with great experience and wisdom, who will explain and make you feel what you will be visiting.
Yes, the entrance ticket to Machu Picchu is included, it is an entrance ticket to the Citadel of Machu Picchu that allows you to visit Machu Picchu, know the main places within Machu Picchu, as mentioned in the program.
In this tour, all tickets are included so that your trip to the Sacred Valley with Machu Picchu is perfect and you do not worry about anything.
The tickets that are included are:
- Partial ticket for the Sacred Valley.
- Train ticket from Ollantaytambo Station to Machu Picchu Town.
- Bus ticket to go up from Machu Picchu Pueblo – The citadel of Machu Picchu.
- Entrance ticket to the Citadel of Machu Picchu.
- Bus ticket down from the Citadel of Machu Picchu – Town of Machu Picchu.
- Return train ticket from Machu Picchu station to Ollantaytambo station.
The number of people for the guide inside Machu Picchu, are NOT greater than 10 people, a small group, so you can have a great experience of the Wonder.
You will be together with our official tour guide, who will be showing you each place in this magical place, our tour guide will accompany you for 2 hours 30 minutes.
Yes, you will have free time at the exit door of Machu Picchu, our tour guide will indicate before leaving, the option that you can stay a time inside Machu Picchu.
You can stay for a time of 1 hour 40 minutes, through the exit door, so that you can meditate, take more photos, continue enjoying the Wonder.
In total within Machu Picchu you will be 4 hours 30 minutes. Which is enough time to get to know Machu Picchu.
You can carry a handbag or a small suitcase, with everything you need to spend a night in the town of Machu Picchu.
It could be a change of clothes, this requirement is for the luggage allowed that you can take inside the train should not exceed 05 kg / 11 pounds per passenger.
You can leave it at the reception of your hotel in the City of Cusco. In all the hotels in Cusco, they have a place to store your bags, at no additional cost.
You can leave at the hotels with complete confidence, you don’t have to worry about this issue.
You can enter Machu Picchu with:
A small backpack, where you can carry a bottle of water (if possible the use of a water bottle is better), cookies, candies, some fruit, nuts.
You cannot enter or do inside Machu Picchu:
- Climb on the walls.
- Enter with firearms or knives.
- Food (some elaborate dish), you can only enter snack.
- Selfie sticks.
- Umbrella (bring a poncho or rain cape).
- Smoking or entering with drugs.
- You cannot dance or some obscene act.
- Enter due to alcoholic or intoxicated state.
- Make fire.
- Wear heels for your feet (it is for your comfort and safety, Machu Picchu is going up and down stairs).
- Canes (only allowed for people who are elderly or people who use it for their health).
- She cannot make noise, sing or scandals.
- Tripods for cameras are prohibited from entering.
You have to be dressed in this way:
- Cap – hat.
- Sun glasses – sunglasses.
- Sunblock – sun cream.
- Mosquito repellent.
- Polo, preferably long-sleeved shirt.
- Chompa – sweater.
- Jacket – jacket – jacket (raincoats).
- Long hem lightweight trousers.
- Sneakers – tennis (sports or trekking, for your comfort and safety)
- A small backpack – backpack – bag.
- Cape – rain poncho.
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