Valle Sagrado train to Machu Picchu 2D / 1N
On this trip we offer to enjoy a magical experience to learn about two important archaeological sites that include Pisac and Ollantaytambo right through the Sacred Valley of the incas, bathed by the waters of the Urubamba river, to get then the wonder of the world: Machu Picchu.
We offer you an unforgettable experience to know the beautiful Sacred Valley of the Incas. During the tour we are going to visit the archaeological complexes, villages and typical market in Pisac, after that Ollantaytambo, where we will observe the Customs and traditions of its inhabitants and the seventh wonder of the world, Machupiccchu.
DAY 1. CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY – AGUAS CALIENTES
This day we visit the “Sacred Valley of the incas” , starting the tour at 9:00 in the morning, we pick up you from your hotel toward the archaeological areas.
Pisac, we will visit the typical market where you can see the famous fair of handicrafts and the archaeological group of Pisac with their amazing terraces on the mountain.
Urubamba is a village where we will have a buffet lunch consisting of Andean native products of the place.
Ollantaytambo is a monumental architectural complex of the ancient Inca´s Empire, called ‘Fortress’, due to its colossal walls, located strategically in order to dominate the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Ending the tour we will go to Ollantaytambo’s train station, to board the train to Aguas Calientes town, where company staff is going pick you up and take you to your hotel. The tour guide is going to give you a briefing about the tour the next day.
DAY 2. AGUAS CALIENTES – MACHU PICCHU – CUSCO
This day we will wake up very early and after breakfast we will board the first bus 5:30 AM, and have a 30 minute trip arriving to the Machu Picchu citadel at 6:00 AM to appreciate the majestic sunrise. We are going to have a guiding tour of 2 hours to know the most important places of Machu Picchu, those who wish may go up to Wayna Picchu * (enter tickets are not included – reservations are required ).
After the tour you will have free time of around 04 hours to visit Machu Picchu on your own. You can go down to Aguas Calientes where you can visit the thermal baths (entrance ticket are not included), after lunch in a restaurant (not included) we will take the train back to Ollantaytambo station where the transfer of our company is going to pick you up from there in order to return to Cusco city at your hotel.
* Take an optional Wayna Picchu: hike up the steep peak called Huayna Picchu, located inside the archaeological site of Machu Picchu. The road takes about 45 – 60 minutes and we will appreciate exclusive and unforgettable views of Machu Picchu from a fantastic perspective. Please note that if you want to take this optional excursion, you must contact us at least 1 month in advance to reserve your ticket.