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Short Inca Trail to Machupicchu

price from $500.00 american dollars per person
02 Day
Availability : All year

The Short Inca Trail is a great way to hike to Machu Picchu in a short amount of time. Get a taste of the Classic Inca Trail, visit Wiñay Wayna and walk through Inti Punku, the Sun Gate, into Machu Picchu. Day 2 of this itinerary gives you a chance to fully explore the  Machu Picchu citadel.

Full itinerary:

  • Day 01: Cusco – Wiñaywayna – Machupicchu 

Early in the morning, we will pick you up at your hotel, to transfer you to the train station in Ollantaytambo for approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, during the tour you can see the Sacred Valley of the Incas, farmlands, majestic snow-capped mountains; In Ollantaymtambo we will board the train that will take you to km. 104 the trip is approximately 1 hour.

It is here at Km 104 (2,200 m / 7,218 ft) where we will start the walk, we will pass through the bridge that is over the Urubamba or Willkamayuc river, which translated from Quechua means Sacred River, which was very important to them. When you arrive at the control point you have to show the identification documents, be it a Passport or Immigration Card or a National Identity Document.

A 15 minute walk is the archaeological center of Chachabamba and Choquesuysuy that are hidden in the semi-tropical forest, after your visit we will begin the walk through stairs in an ascending way until we reach the next place on the way we will observe the sacred valley , waterfalls and different types of orchids of the semi-tropical forest, after 4 hours of walking we will arrive at Wiñaywayna (2,650 m / 8,694 ft) shows a perfect example of what agriculture was in the time of the Incas, since Along its slopes lie a large number of circular terraces, where the Incas cultivated different agricultural products.

The name of Wiñaywayna comes from a beautiful orchid that abounds in the area and that has the meaning in Spanish “Eternally young” and has more than 20 buildings, one of them the Temple of the Rainbow also called Temple of Fertility, the visit will be After 1 hour on average, you will enjoy a box lunch to recharge your batteries and continue until you reach the Wiñaywayna checkpoint.

In this second part of the tour we will walk for 2 hours through an Andean plane, stone stairs and tambos (“resting places”) until we reach Inti Punku – Puerta del Sol (2,720 m / 8,924 ft) which in the time of the Incas functioned as entry control to the Citadel of Machu Picchu; from here you have an impressive panoramic view of Machu Picchu and the entire valley that surrounds it, then we will descend for approximately 30 minutes to the wonder of the world Machu Picchu (2,490 m / 8,169 ft) and finally we will take the bus to Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu Pueblo (2,160 m / 7,087 ft) the trip lasts 25 minutes, here we will spend the night in a basic lodging.

If you are not very tired, you have the option of visiting the thermal baths that are located 5 minutes from the town, the cost is 10 soles. For those who like to dance or have a few drinks in a bar, we inform you that Aguas Calientes has a wide variety of bars and restaurants, including an ATM, in case you wish to withdraw money from the bank.

  • Day 02: Machu Picchu – Cusco

We start early with a comforting breakfast and then get ready to go to the Citadel of Machu Picchu; here we have two options: go by bus or walk; we include a bus ticket (up or down). The walk to Machu Picchu is 1 hour and 30 minutes, the first 30 minutes of a flat walk to the Ruinas bridge and then climb the properly marked stands.

This enigmatic and mysterious city is explored for approximately 2 hours in the company of your guide, who will provide you with information about this wonder, you can visit the most impressive places such as the Royal Mausoleum, the temple of the 3 windows, the main temple, the Sacred Square , the famous Intihuatana where the Inca sages tied the sun on the winter solstice in June, stairways, squares, fountains, etc.

After the guided excursion you will have free time of 5-6 hours, to take pictures, or visit Huayna Picchu or “Young Mountain” that has only 400 spaces, divided into two groups: first group (07:00 am – 08:00 am). 00 am), second group (10:00 am – 11:00 am). Then you will go down to the town of Aguas Calientes either by bus or walking according to your choice. At night we will take a train to Ollantaytambo where our driver will wait for us to take us back to the City of Cusco.

Included:

  • Interview with the guide prior to the walk, for detailed information about the walk and delivery of the corresponding map.
  • Professional guide.
  • Additional guide for groups over 9 people.
  • Food (01 Breakfast / 01 Box Lunch / 01 Dinner).
  • Free vegetarian option; inform in advance please.
  • First aid kit, oxygen bottle.
  • Transportation Hotel Cusco – Ollantaytambo.
  • Transportation by train Ollantaytambo – Km 104
  • Entrance ticket to Inca trail and Machu Picchu.
  • Guided in Machu Picchu for 2 hours.
  • Bus Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes.
  • Accommodation in Aguas Calientes.
  • Train Aguas Calientes – Ollantaytambo (Expedition service, regular schedule 4:22 p.m.).
  • Transportation Ollantaytambo – Cusco.

Optional:

  • Entrance to Huayna Picchu: USD $ 65.00.
  • Walking stick x 01: USD $ 8.00 per person.
  • Vistadome Service: USD $ 50.00. Return 13:37 hrs. – 15:48 hrs. – 17:23 hrs., Subject to availability.

Important:

  • Daily departures (except in February, which maintain the Inca Trail route).
  • At the time of making the reservation, all the information must match those of your passport or identity document.
  • It is a mandatory requirement to carry the passport or original document with which you made the reservation throughout the Inca Trail.
  • In the case of students, it is mandatory to carry the original ISIC Card along with the passport during the Inca Trail tour.
  • In case of finding fraudulent and / or expired ISICs, entry to the Caminos del Inca network will be denied without any claim or refund.
  • The return train schedule may vary according to availability.
  • Tips for guides, cooks and porters are not included in the tour price.

What to bring:

  • Original passport (and International Student Card (ISIC) if I apply for this option).
  • Walking boots.
  • Waterproof jacket / rain poncho
  • Wool jacket to warm up, hat and gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable pants
  • Sun hat
  • Sun protection cream (factor 35 recommended)
  • Reusable plastic bottle or metal water container or camel bags.
  • Water (only for the first 4 hours of walking, then we will give you the Water previously
  • Insect repellent
  • Hygiene items
  • Personal medications
  • Photo camera and movies
  • Flashlight with spare batteries (headlights are helpful)

Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley

price from $450.00 american dollars per person
02 Days
Availability : All year

The Machu Picchu Sacred Valley Tour from Cusco in 2 days will allow you to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Sacred Valley and its history, its Inca architecture, its artisan markets, its gastronomy and its mild climate.

In this Machu Picchu Sacred Valley Tour from Cusco we cannot miss knowing Machu Picchu recognized as one of the Seven Wonders of the World, surrounded by cloud forests and mountain landscapes.

The Sacred Valley of the Incas is the perfect place to experience the Andean culture at its best, the beautiful landscapes, archaeological centers and local people will make this day the perfect introduction before reaching Machu Picchu.

The second day you will have a whole day in Machupicchu, where you will have the option to see the sunrise and after a 2 hour guided tour you will have the option of climbing the Huayna Picchu mountain (optional) or walking the last part of the Inca Trail “IntiPunku” the PUERTA DEL SOL or go to the Inca bridge.

Full itinerary:

  • Day 1: Cusco – Sacred Valley – Aguas Calientes

We start the tour, picking you up in the morning from your hotel, to tour the Sacred Valley. First we will visit the town of Pisac. Characterized by its artisan market and its Archaeological Park that make it very attractive.

At noon we will enjoy the buffet lunch in the town of Urubamba, and then visit the Ollantaytambo fortress on a guided tour, then we will walk a few blocks to the train station after the tour they will board the train to the town of Aguas Calientes, in an approximate trip 01 hour and 45 minutes, where you can spend the night in aguas calientes 

  • Day 2: Machupicchu – Cusco

In the morning, early in the day, we will transfer you to the bus station to go up to the Archaeological Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. The trip lasts 25 minutes, finally reaching the Inca citadel.

The Machu Picchu tour offers you a spectacular guided tour of approximately 02 hours. They will know one of the seven wonders of the world, important aspects of the Inca culture, the development of its stone constructions, with unique buildings, full of mystery and energy, hidden in its stones carved with chisels and other percussion tools.

After the guided tour of Machu Picchu, they will have time to continue exploring it freely. In the afternoon you will board the return train and upon arrival we will pick you up from the station, to transfer you to your hotel in Cusco. End of the Machu Picchu Sacred Valley Tour from Cusco 

Included:

  • Transfers from the hotel to the train station.
  • Tour to Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley of the Incas.
  • All transportation for the tours.
  • Train tickets Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes (Machupicchu) – Ollantaytambo.
  • Bus tickets up and down Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes.
  • Income to the tourist attractions to visit: Machu Picchu + Sacred Valley of the Incas.
  • 01 Transfer from Ollantaytambo station to the hotel in the city of Cusco.
  • Official tourism guide in English or Spanish.
  • 01 night in selected hotel (includes breakfast).
  • 01 buffet lunch on the tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

What should we take to a Machupicchu Tour?

  • Original passports or personal documents (with which the reservations were made / copies are not accepted).
  • A 10 liter backpack or light briefcase per person.
  • Trekking or tennis shoes.
  • Clothing according to the season (rain poncho, short wind jacket)
  • Sunscreen, repellent, wide-brimmed hat for sunny days.
  • Medicine and / or articles for personal use.
  • Photographic camera or video camera.
  • Money in soles and not in dollars since exchange rates are very low.

About Us

We are a local company that through turism,we get to show visitors to our amazing country all it has to offer, as well as making it hugely beneficial to the local people.

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