Live a 2-day adventure discovering the legacy of the Inca Empire, this tour will take you through the exuberant beauty of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. You will travel through impressive landscapes marked by small Andean towns and villages with traditionally dressed Quechua inhabitants, small farms and agricultural terraces. You can spend the night in the magical town of Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu Pueblo) in order to arrive early to the Lost City of the Incas, the mysterious Machu Picchu.
2 Days & 1 Night
Pick up from the hotel in Cusco. The tour will start at 8:00 a.m. approximately. Then we will go by tourist bus to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, the first stop will be at the Pisac archeological complex where we will take a guided tour, the next stop will be the Pisac craft market, where we can appreciate textiles and jewelry. Then we will go to Urubamba where we will have a buffet lunch (included in the tour).
After lunch we will go to Ollantaytambo, where we will first visit the archaeological complex and then we will go to the train station to board the train to Aguas Calientes. In Aguas Calientes spend the night.
At dawn after having breakfast at the hotel, we go to the bus station where our guide will wait for you to ascend 400 m on a path between the mountains until we reach the Inca City of Machu Picchu. You will pass the entrance controls of the citadel, and then begin with the guide, you will visit the main sites of the citadel: the guardian's enclosure, the temple of the sun, the Intihuatana, the temple of the three windows, the sacred square, the temple of the condor, the sacred rock and others, the guided visit will be for more than 2 hours. At the end you will be given free time to take a walk around the citadel and take any photos you wish.
After the guide in Machu Picchu we will begin to descend by bus to Aguas Calientes to have lunch (not included), in the afternoon you will take the train back to Ollantaytambo (show up at the station 30 minutes before the departure time of your train) When you arrive at the train station in Ollantaytambo, we will be waiting for you to take you to the city of Cusco.