1 day
duration
1/10
physicality
Cusco – Machupicchu
location
8+
age
Jan-Dec
dates

Machupicchu by Train 1 Day, The Town of Machu Picchu is connected to the city of Cusco (“the world’s navel”) by a railway system that joins both tourist resorts. The trip takes three hours approximately, through paradise-like landscapes, covering a distance of 110 kilometers, with daily frequencies and numerous options regarding timetables, categories and fare.
Machu Picchu Historic Sanctuary is strategically situated at the top of the Machu Picchu Mountain, at 2,350 meters above sea level (7,710 ft) in Vilcabamba Mountain Range’s western slope. The Vilcabamba Mountain Range is bordered by the Apurimac and Urubamba Rivers. The Historic Sanctuary is specifically located in the Valley of the Urubamba River (Also known as Vilcanota) at the lower part of the Holy Valley of the Incas, where you can access the high forest.

  • Duration of the trek: 01 full Day
  • Distance of the train ride: 110 kilometers (one way)
  • Season: From January to December
  • The maximum height: 2,350 m.a.s.l (7,710 feet
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Cusco – Machupicchu
INCLUDED
Hotel pick up in Cusco
Transfer from hotel to the train station
Professional Bilingual tour leader
Bus from Aguas Calientes town to Machupicchu (round trip)
Entrance fees to Machupicchu
Train ticket from Cusco to Aguas Calientes (round trip)
NOT INCLUDED
Meals
Tips for stuff
Vistadome train service (U$ 50 plus)
RECOMMENDATIONS THINGS TO BRING
Backpack
Hiking shoes or tennis
Rain coat and poncho or umbrella
Warmth clothes
Insect repellent
Sun block, sun glasses and hat
Water bottle
Snacks (chocolates, candies, cookies, etc)
Personal health Kit
Extra national currency (soles; Peruvian currency)
Original passport
ISIC Card for students

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CUSCO – MACHUPICCHU TOWN

We start with an early transfer from your hotel to the Cusco train station to take a train with direction to Machupcchu or Aguas Calientes town. The journey by train takes from 3 to 4 hours passing through the Sacred Valley of the Incas and picturesque landscapes. On arrival to Aguas Calientes town we take a short bus trip to Machu Picchu citadel for around 20 minutes. Once there you will enloy a guided tour for two hours where you will explore the most important and interesting places. On afternoon we take again a train back from Aguas Calientes town to Cusco city.
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