MACHU PICCHU

Price
$ 245 pp
Duration
1 day
Destination
Machu Picchu
N° Pax
2 - 10
Transport
Bus - Train

Machu Picchu Full Day from Poroy

Early in the morning we will go to the Poroy Station , in a trip to 4 hours Tourist Expedition train ride approx into this spectacular land of the Incas, amazing views of valleys, Inca farming terraces, snow capped mountains, and sub-tropical jungle near the low Jungle. Aguas Calientes is set in 2,000 mts, then a shuttle bus will transport you to the top 2,400 mts back into the fantastic history to this magic place, sacred and mysterious town without name known as Machu Picchu.

Itinerary Summary

  • Day 1: Cusco – Poroy – Aguas Calientes / Aguas Calientes – Ollantaytambo and Cusco.
 
  • Machu Picchu
 

Students have a discount of $ 20 dollars per person. Valid with your university student card

If you are from the country of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. you have a discount of $ 20 dollars per person.

The difficulty is moderate, due to the accessibility of Machu Picchu. The trip consists in a trip for approximately 4 hours by by train, both round trip.

 

Itinerary

Around at 05:40 am our transportation will pick you up and we are going to go to the train station of Poroy which is located around 35 min of Cusco there we are going to get a Expedition Train leaving at 06:40 towards the town of Aguas Calientes which lasts an average of 3 hours and 20 minutes after arriving at the Aguas Calientes station, a company staff will wait for you with your names and a head to the bus station to make a small bus trip to the Machupicchu Citadel taking around 30 min to going up.

Before to enter to Machu Picchu you will meet our guide and the rest of the group then you must show your passport to enter the Citadel of Machupicchu and start our tour that will last around 2 hours visiting the most attractive places of the place, where one of the most recognized examples is located of engineering, architecture, assembly and carving in the different streets, squares, ceremonial fountains and temples, surrounded by abundant vegetation. The citadel is located at the top of the mountain a height of 2490 meters above sea level.

From this point you can see the mountains as they are: the HUAYNA PICCHU, the mountain MACHU PICCHU, the mountain PUTUKUSI and the INTI PUNKU to all these mountains can be visited on foot.

After the tour you will have an average of an hour and a half to visit the Inca Citadel on your own and take pictures to remember, now due to the 2 admission schedules arranged by the government you will have to leave the Citadel at around 5:00 p.m. and take the bus down to the town of Aguas Calientes and there you can find many restaurants if would you like to eat something while waiting for the train to leave.

The train schedule we consider is 18:20 hours (At the time of your confirmation you will be given the exact time of your return), in case you want a special service like Vistadome please just send us the request and we will send you the options and after your choosing we are going to book it in as soon as possible.

The train considered in the service will be to Ollantaytambo and then there will be a transport that will bring them to our City.

Additional Information

  • Ticket to the Machu Picchu Citadel.
  • Bus ticket up and down Aguas Calientes to the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu.
  • Round Trip Train Tickets (EXPEDITION Service).
  • Guided Tour in the Citadel of Machu Picchu for an average of two hours half (Small Group).
  • Transfer service of your Hotel in Cusco to Poroy Station.
  • Transfer service of your Ollantaytambo Station to Cusco (City Center).
  • Meals not indicated in the description of the Service.
  • Entrance to the Hot Springs of Aguas Calientes (S /. 10.00).
  • Snacks drinks and soft drinks.
 
  • Original Passport and University student card if applicable and booked as student.
  • You only need to carry a day pack.
  • Water to drink 1.5 Lt , a Camera
  • Comfortable sturdy shoes or hiking boots
  • Rain jacket/poncho, Change of clothes
  • Basic toiletries, Sun lotion/ sunscreen, hat for sun.
  • Insect repellent,Torch (optional)
  • Extra money for drinks, souvenir and gratuities.

PRICES

  • Price for adults:       $ 245 dollars
    Price for students:  $ 225 dollars  (School Child under 18 or send us the valid and original university card, age up to 25 years):
 

How far in advance should I book the tour?

Reservations received at least 2 days in advance. However, spaces are limited and are always subject to availability. Both tickets to the citadel Machu Picchu as inputs for optional mountains Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu are in high demand, in some cases running out months in advance. For this reason, we recommend booking as far in advance as possible.

What is the tourist ticket and where can I buy?

The tourist ticket is a ticket that allows access to 14 tourist sites 10 archaeological parks located around Cuzco (Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Pukapukara, Tambomachay, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero, Moray, Tipon and Pikillaqta), and 3 museums and 1 monument located in Cusco. The ticket is priced at S /. 130 per person and can be purchased directly at the entrance to any of the places listed attractions. For more information Tourist Ticket, visit http://cosituc.gob.pe/tarifario/.

To qualify for discounts Children, do corresponds age at the time the reservation is made or which has at the time of the tour?

The discount applies for children according to their age at the time of the tour. Independent of that, the travel document must be sent when booking the tour.

What documents do I need to prove I’m a student?

The student discount is valid if at the time of booking, send us a copy or photo of your college credential. This must have the following information:

  • College name.
  • student’s full name.
  • Photography student.
  • Effective date (valid for one year).
  • Likewise, this discount is valid provided you have maximum 25 years.

How long is the visit to Machu Picchu?

The tour lasts three hours, divided as follows: one hour for a guided tour of the Citadel, and two hours up and down one of the optional mountains or freely explore the citadel.

What are the differences between the Expedition and Vistadome train categories?

Both the Expedition category as the category Vistadome offer comfortable leather seats and include a snack and hot or cold drink per person. The first and main difference between the two categories is that the Vistadome has windows on the roof of the cars, which allows a panoramic view of the outside. The second difference is that the Vistadome train offers entertainment services on board as dances and parades.

I have my entrance to Machu Picchu purchased, is it possible to reserve entry program minus the total price?

Yes. To book this mode, you must write to info@minkas-peru.com , indicating the number of people traveling and the date you want to start the program, and we will send the corresponding quote along with instructions to book .

How is the weather in Machu Picchu?

MACHUPICCHU is located between the Andes and the Amazon, having a warm temperate climate, with an average temperature of 12 ° C and an average maximum temperature of 24 ° C. From April to October is the dry season in place, that is, during that period there is less chance of rain, while November to deck it is the rainy season, that is, during this period there is a higher chance of showers. However, the previous differentiation for every day of the year there is possibility of rain, as it is a subtropical area.

  • If you make cancellation of this tour does not have a 100% refund.
  • If canceled more than 6 days in advance will be refunded only US $ 55 per person paid the advance booking.
  • If you cancel less than 6 days in advance, you will not return the advance paid booking

How to book?

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Travel date

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Methods of payment

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