Machu Pichu day trip from Cuzco

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Machu Pichu day trip from Cuzco

Local experts for an easy way to visit Machu Picchu, all details are arranged: ticket train on premium departures from/to Machu Picchu, bus on shift to go up and down the citadel, morning shift entrance fee, and expert local guide. Feel the energy, hear the stories and history of one of the most attractive places over the World.

Due to high demand of visitors to Machu Picchu and limited capacity, we suggest to book 60 days prior. Last minute bookings, less than 60 days, can be booked on midday and afternoon shifts.

VIPAC Special Cancellation Policy: if you cancel your booking before 20 days of the tour departure, we will refund 80% of the total amount. Cancellations with less than 20 days prior of the tour departure are non refundable in 100%.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Peru

Completed in approximately 1450 at the height of the Incan empire, Machu Picchu was abandoned less than 100 years later following the Spanish conquest of Peru. Today it is considered by many to be the new spiritual center of the world. From Cusco, you'll be transferred to the railway station to enjoy your 1.5-hour scenic rail tour to Aguas Calientes. We arrive at the Aguas Calientes station where our staff will assist us on boarding the bus to go up the winding road to Machu Picchu, amid a spectacular view of the Urubamba River and its canyon.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Peru

The Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu, will astonish us with its terraces, ceremonial shrines, steps and urban areas.

You can choose between four different types of train to go to Machu Picchu.

Expedition option; created for adventurous passengers seeking comfort and security without the extra frills!

Vistadome option; you'll enjoy beautiful panoramic windows to
make the most of the spectacular scenery and allow for fantastic photo opportunities.

Executive Class 360 Train option will let you enjoy 360 panoramic views from the train, where you'll be seated in comfortable, padded chairs with a fold-out table for your convenience.

Voyager service aboard elegant carriage with comfortable seats. Its coaches feature panoramic windows that enable full appreciation of the scenery in all its splendour.

These options offer snacks and beverages on board the train for your enjoyment (own expense).

Duration: 14 hours

Stop At: Aguas Calientes, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region

Upon arrival at Aguas Calientes station, you'll board a small bus and head up to the ruins of the “sacred city”, Machu Picchu.
Your expert guide will walk with you through the main streets of these amazing ruins. There will be time to be alone and fully embrace this magnificent wonder of the world, letting this once in a lifetime experience set in.

In the afternoon you'll return to the train station in Aguas Calientes for the trip back to Cusco.

Duration: 1 hour

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"MANDATORY: The Authority of Machu Picchu asks full name, passport number, date of birth, nationality details to issue the admission ticket."
"From January to March, for weather reasons, all excursions departs on bimodal service bus&train. Bus Cusco/Ollantaytambo & train departs from Ollantaytambo."
"The admission ticket of Machu Picchu is not refundable and travel date amendments are not accepted."
"The guided tour inside Machu Picchu takes around 2h 30m following a delimited route."
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Machu Picchu Admission ticket and train tickets are included in this tour. Our representatives will give you at the pick up tour."
"A notification reconfirming the meeting or pick up time will be sent through viator or tripadvisor experiences extranet a day before the service."
"Shifts entry by hours from 6 am to 2 pm. Our shared tour considers 9 am, 10 am and 11 am shifts. If the shifts are not available, we will open a new shared tour in the next hour available. Our staff will inform you for acceptance."
"Machu Picchu has two seasons. Rainy season from December to March. Dry season, the rest of the year."
"What to bring: sunglasses, comfortable clothes and shoes, hat, repelent, sunscreen, water bottle, energy power bank, coat, small backpack, raincoat on rainy season from December to March."
"VIPAC Special Cancellation Policy: if you cancel your booking before 20 days of the tour departure, we will refund 80% of the total amount. Cancellations with less than 20 days prior of the tour departure are non refundable in 100%."
"Passengers must arrive in Cusco one day before the tour since the day of the tour the pick-up is provided early in the morning."
"Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level"
"This service is confirmed in shared, so arriving at the Aguas Calientes station, there could be a waiting time of up to 40 minutes to start the tour to Machu Picchu."
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"

Duration: 14 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
This activity includes roundtrip transfer from your hotel, apartment or your house.

Cancellations and refunds: All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


  • Guided tour of Machu Picchu
  • Local Expert English- or Spanish-speaking guide
  • Pick up and drop-off from your lodging in Cusco.
  • Admission ticket to Machu Picchu Citadel.
  • Selected round trip train ticket or bimodal bus&train service from Cusco.
  • Round trip shuttle bus ticket to go up & down to the citadel from Machu Picchu town.
  • VIPAC Special Cancellation Policy (20 day before tour departure 80% refund)
  • Entry/Admission - Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water


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