2-Day Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain Tour
  • 2-Day Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain Tour

    This tour combines the best sites and experiences is Peru. Taking you to one of the Seven Wonders of the World - Machu Picchu (by train), as well as one of the most magical mountains in the world (Rainbow Mountain) reaching a summit at of nearly 17,000ft/4500m! You will have a fluent English speaking guide along for both tours, we include all transport to and from your hotel in Cusco, all entrance tickets, and most meals. Because of the proximity of each attraction there is a one night stop over in Cusco, where you would book your own accommodation in between the tours.

    • Pick up at 3am - 3:30am

    You will be picked up early in the morning to catch the train to Aguas Calientes. The train journey itself is filled with stunning views and will take about 1 hour. You will then bus up to Machu Picchu where you will be given a guided tour of the site and learn about the Inca civilization, visiting all of the highlights of the ruins (2 hours). After you will have the remaining time to explore on your own.

    In the evening you will board the train back to Ollantaytambo, where a van will be waiting for you to drop you off at your hotel in Cusco. (arriving between 8pm and 10pm)


    Fluent English/ Spanish speaking guide

    Transfer to and from your hotel

    Round Trip Train ticket from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes

    Private van from Cusco to Ollantaytambo train station

    Private van from Ollantaytambo train station back to Cusco 

    Entrance to Machu Picchu

    2+ hour Guided Tour of the archeological site

    Free time in the afternoon to explore the ruins on your own

    Round trip bus ticket from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu 



    Travel Insurance

    Entrance fee to Huayna Picchu hike (optional $15)

    Tips for Guide 
    • Hotel accommodation

    • Pick up at 2:15am- 2:45am (Cusco Hotel)
    • Duration: Full Day- 2:15am- 5pm
    • Distance: 12km/ 7.5miles (round trip)
    • Elevation: 4450m (14,600ft) - 5035m (16,520ft)

    We pick you up at your hotel in Cusco at 2:15am for a 3 hour trip via private van to the start of the trail. You will be given a Peruvian style breakfast to fuel up for the hike ahead of you.

    The hike will take around 2 hours and is a distance of 6 kilometers (3.7 miles). 

    After about an hour at the top you will embark for your hike back down (1.5 hours), where you will have a gourmet lunch prepared by our chef in a traditional mud-house and depart back to Cusco. Arriving between 4 & 5pm.


    Peruvian breakfast  

    Lunch prepared by our chef in our local community home


    Drinking water (.5 liter)

    Rain poncho to use in case of poor weather

    Private transportation to/ from your hotel in Cusco 

    Fluent English/ Spanish speaking expert trekking guide

    Fees to access private land

    First aid kit & Oxygen

    Informacion Adicional
    "Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
    "A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
    "Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
    "Not wheelchair accessible"
    "No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
    "Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants"
    "A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
    "Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
    "Not recommended for child aged 10 and under"
    "This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"

    Start Time
    Day 1: MACHU PICCHU TOUR: by Train

    Pick up at 3am- 3:30am (subject to change and you will be notified the day prior)


    Pick up at 2:15am- 2:45am

    • Start location: Pick up and drop off ONLY at hotels in Cusco City
    • Duration: 2 days
    • Cancellations and refunds: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
  • Included

    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Meals as per itinerary (Rainbow mountain trek only: breakfast, lunch)
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Coffee and/or Tea

    Not Included

    • Gratuities
    • Meals during Machu Picchu tour
    • Overnight hotel accommodation in Cusco in between tours
    • Anything not listed on the Inclusions section

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