Type Service: Group Tour Itinerary: Fixed Destinations: Machu Picchu Activities: Cultural and History,Family
Day 1 – Machu Picchu / Back to Cusco
Pick up from the Hotel; full day Excursion to Machu Picchu, early transfer to the nearby train station to Poroy for the train journey to the mysterious lost city of Machu Picchu, upon arrival transfer to the Bus Stop for the short ride (25 minutes) up to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, you will participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial (the most important preserved Intiwatana), the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows, houses, warehouses, a large central square; and all connected by narrow roads and steps that are surrounded by terraces cut into the mountain side. After the tour you’ll have time to stroll around the Archaeological Site at your leisure.
Opportunity to walk (approx 1 hour) up to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku) or climb to the top of Wayna Picchu, with a magnificent view of the whole Sanctuary, return in the afternoon by train to Cusco and transfer to your hotel
Meals Included: None
100% Local Guides and drivers. EXPLORE LIKE A LOCAL.
It’s more affordable than you might think. Our pricing is per-tour NOT per-person so if there are 3 or more in your group, you’ll probably pay less than if you took a big bus tour.
Every tour is private. Your guide will spend time only with you and the people you’re traveling with.
Go at your own pace. See as much as you can or slow things down to a saunter. With your private guide, your day is flexible.
Benefit from a local’s knowledge. Access more intimate, out of the way spots that have never seen a bus tour.
Every tour is customizable. See the sights YOU want, try the food YOU crave, learn about what interests YOU the most.
Customized information about the sights and places of interest
Useful insider tips and knowledge that will help you make the most of your often short stay (transports, restaurants, where to and not to go, when, etc.)
Comfort and privacy: private tours are for your party only, they start at the time of your choice and go at your own pace and to the places you really want to see.
Simplicity: as independent professionals, private tourist guides often have simple and straight forward reservation and payment procedures. Hiring a private guide is also cost-effective as you deal directly with the person who will attend you.