OVERVIEW OF TURISTIC CIRCUIT TO MACHU PICCHU (1 DAY)
To go to Machu Picchu, it is necessary to first reach the city of Cusco or Ollantaytambo train station then go by train to Machu Picchu or walk along the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu starting at kilometer 82 of the via Railway Cusco - Machu Picchu. It is worth mentioning that there are daily departures by train and taxi between Cusco and Ollantaytambo. There is also bus service between the city of Machu Picchu (Aguas calientes) and the Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu in the top of the mountain. It is necessary to take all of the above into account as the Citadel of Machu Picchu has no airport and there is a direct road between Cusco and Machu Picchu. The tour starts at 04:30 a.m. with the pick up passengers in the center of the Cusco city, then you will be bound to Ollantaytambo (90 minutes journey) to get to the train station and splitting with destination to Aguas Calientes (2 hours travel approximately by train). When we will arrive at the town of Aguas Calientes and we immediately board the bus with destination Machu Picchu (around 20 minutes). You will arrive at the Inca Sanctuary after one hour, our visit will be a bilingual professional guide, while there we will visit the most representative places of the sanctuary, such as main square, Circular Tower, the Solar clock, the Royal quarters, the Temple of the three Windows and the Real cemeteries (approximate time of visit of 2 hours and a half). At the end of the Guide visit indicate us the train departure time bound to Cusco and then you will have available the remaining time to visit Machu Picchu individually. Still at about 01:00 p.m. we will board the bus with destination to Aguas Calientes and then lunch, in the afternoon, we will have the opportunity to learn a little more about the town of Aguas Calientes before you board the train with direction to Ollantaytambo. Finally, we will take the bus with destination to the Cusco city, to reach the city of Cusco at around 10:00 p.m. and passengers are transferred to hotels in the city center.