Our 1day train tour to Machu Picchu takes you by private service on one of the most incredible train journeys in the world. Following the route of the Urubamba River all the way to the cloud forest that surrounds Machu Picchu, you enjoy the beautiful scenery of the high Andes. On arrival to Aquas Calientes you are met by our guide and head straight up to Machu Picchu for your guided tour of the site.
MIND: To climb Huayna Picchu mountain you need to book in advance. Entrance to Huayna Picchu Mountain adds USD 20.
If you go with more persons, the price per person reduces. Ask for our prices!
Leaving from Cusco early in the morning we’ll travel by bus to the village of Ollantaytambo in the Sacred Valley where we’ll board our train to Aguas Calientes. With beautiful scenery throughout the journey the train journey itself is an experience. Following the course of the river down the Sacred Valley you’ll arrive to Aguas Calientes and head straight up to Machu Picchu for your guided tour.
The tour lasts for about 2 hours during which you’ll learn about the Incas and visit all the most important areas of the citadel.
After your tour you’ll have free time to explore the site by yourself. There are various areas that are not included in the tour such as the Inca bridge, you can ask your guide for suggestions. Later in the afternoon you take the bus back down to Aguas Calientes where you will take the train back to Ollantaytambo and then carry on by bus to Cusco.