Day 1: Cusco – Tour of the city
Arrive at Cusco airport and transfer to your hotel. Morning free to acclimatise. In the afternoon we will visit the city, including the Qoricancha (Sun Temple), Cusco Cathedral, Sacsayhuaman fortress, Qénqp, Pucapucara and Tambomachay.
Return to hotel.
Day 2: Sacred Valley of the Incas
After breakfast in your hotel we will pick you up to begin the excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. After approximately an hour travelling through the valley and enjoying its scenery we arrive at Pisac where we will visit the archaeological complex for about an hour. We then go down to the village to look around the handicrafts market , an ideal place to buy souvenirs.
We continue the tour driving along the Vilcanota river until we reach Urubamba where we will have lunch.
After lunch we will visit the archaeological centre of Ollantaytambo, built in Inca times to guard the entrance to this part of the valley and protect it from possible invasions from the people from the jungle. We will walk around the village to get an idea of what this military, religious and cultural centre was like in the times of the Inca Empire. Finally, on our way back to Cusco, we visit the archaeological complex of Chinchero and its handicrafts market. Transfer to your hotel.
Day 3: Machu Picchu – Free day
Breakfast. Transfer to the train station. After the 4 hour journey we arrive at Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu village). Free day, we recommend visiting the site museum, the Mandor waterfalls, or the thermal baths. Accommodation in the hotel.
Day 4: Tour of Machu Picchu
Early in the morning we pick you up at your hotel and take you to the bus station to catch a bus to the archaeological complex of Machu Picchu. On arrival at the sanctuary of Machu Picchu our guide will take us on a tour around the most important sectors of this marvellous Inca citadel, visiting the agricultural zone made up of series of terraces, the urban sector, the Intiwatana, the sun temple, the condor temple, and other important sectors. Later you will have some free time to explore the city on your own.
In the afternoon, at around 1pm, we will take the bus to return to Aguas Calientes to have lunch. Afterwards, we return to Poroy by train and transfer to your hotel in Cusco.
Day 5: Transfer hotel / airport
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport to catch your flight to your next destination or home.
- All transport
- Entrance tickets to all sites visited
- Buffet lunch in the Sacred Valley and in Machu Picchu village
- Return train tickets from Cusco to Aguas Calientes and back (touristic service)
- Touristic transport
- Professional guide
- First aid kit
- Personalised service
Does not included:
- Accident insurance or any other kind of insurance
- Any services not specified in the program
- Prices are based on double room
- We offer discounts for agencies and groups
- Tours are carried out as a group service