Sacred Valley Tour With Machu Picchu 2 Days 1 Night

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Sacred Valley Tour With Machu Picchu 2 Days 1 Night

  • Discover one of the 7 Wonders of the World with a top-rated operator

  • Unique experience to the Incan Empire

  • Spend the day exploring the Sacred Valley

This Sacred Valley with Machu Picchu 2 day / 1 night tour is one of the most popular activities for those people who want to learn about the Inca Empire and it's sites as much as they can. Spend the last day of the tour visiting the famous Machu Picchu Citadel, made with incredible detail and intelligence, for having been built in a difficult, rugged and inaccessible terrain.

AVAILABILITY

All year round

DURATION

2 days

START LOCATION

Cusco hotel and hostel pick-up

END LOCATION

San Francisco Square

OPERATOR NAME

HAKU TRAVEL

START TIME

08:30

TOUR TYPE / GROUP SIZE

SHARED TOUR / 20 PERSONS

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

Maximum Age: 70 years old – Medical proof of optimum health status

Day1: Cusco – Pisac – Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes

The transfer will pick you up from your hotel at 8.00am 08:30 am, and after continue until to arrive in the village of Pisac, where we will visit the archaeological centre, and the traditional market and you can buy some local souvenirs. Then we will continue on to Urubamba where we stop for you to have lunch, for then continue to Ollantaytambo, where we will again discover the magnificence of the Incan constructions and the beauty of the local people in their traditional dress. And finally, go to the train station and take the train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes. In 1 hour 50 minutes, you will be arriving in Aguas Calientes, where one person will be waiting for you and conduce to the hostel.

• Distance traveled: Approximately 128 kilometers
• Transfer from Cusco: (Pisac) 32 kilometers, (Ollantaytambo) 97 kilometers, (Aguas Calientes) 31 kilometers
• Guided visit to Sacred Valley: 2.5 hours
• Distance traveled by train: Approximately 2 hours from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
• Accommodation: 1 Night in Sol de los Andes or Luna Muna or Eco Mapi or others ( double, twin, triple and 4-beds) - subject availability
• Optional Activity: Hot Springs of Aguas Calientes
• Climate: Tropical hot
• Maximum altitude: 3,250 m.a.s.l.
• Minimum altitude: 2,700 m.a.s.l.

Day 2: Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco city

Early in the morning you will start to walk from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu, Once in Machu Picchu our guide will give a guided tour around the Machu Picchu for two hours, You will see the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Quarters, etc. after the tour you will have some free time to explore, take pictures, or just walk around the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. Finally, you need to walk back to Aguas Calientes town for taking the train back at around 06:20 pm or 21:50 pm from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo and then by bus to Cusco.

• Distance travelled: Approximately 9 kilometres / 6.1 miles
• Optional Activity: Visit Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain
• Walking distance: 1:30 min from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu
• Bus to Machu Picchu: 25 minutes from Aguas Calientes
• Transfer to Cusco: 3 hours by train and bus from Aguas Calientes
• Guided tour to Machu Picchu: 2 hours
• Climate: tropical hot.
• Maximum altitude: 2490 m.a.s.l.
• Minimum altitude: 2050 m.a.s.l.

Ticket CHILD (0 - 5 YRS OLD): Child must be under 6 years old on the day of visit to the Machu Picchu Sanctuary or the child will not be granted entry to the site.

TOUR TICKETS (MAY VARY BY DATE)
Ticket Price(USD)
ADULT (TRAIN RETURN 6:20PM) 290.00 (USD)
ADULT (TRAIN RETURN 9:50PM) 280.00 (USD)
CHILD (0 - 5 YRS OLD) TRAIN RETURN 6:20PM 245.00 (USD)
CHILD (0 - 5 YRS OLD) TRAIN RETURN 9:50PM 235.00 (USD)
TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: 08:00 - 08:30

Pickup at your hotel in Cusco


DAY 1: 08:30 - 12:00

Go to Pisac and craft center


DAY 1: 13:00 - 14:00

Lunch in Urubamba ( it doesnt included in the ticket price)


DAY 1: 14:00 - 14:30

Go to Ollantaytambo


DAY 1: DEPENDING SCHEDULE

Train Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes


DAY 1: 19:00 or 21:00

Briefing


DAY 2: 04:30 - 06:00

Walking up to Machu Picchu Sactuary ( option take a bus)


DAY 2: DEPENDING SCHEDULE

Guided Machu Picchu tour


DAY 2: DEPENDING SCHEDULE

Train Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo


DAY 2: DEPENDING SCHEDULE

Back to Cusco city (San Francisco square)


NOTE:

All times are approximations


INCLUDED

- Briefing a day before the tour starts
- Hotel pickup/drop off (It is not allowed Airbnb)
- Sacred Valley tour (tourist bus and guide)
- Roundtrip train Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes (Expedition/voyager class)
- Roundtrip transportation Ollantaytambo - Cusco
- Hostel night in Aguas Calientes
- Breakfast at the hostel
- Entrance to Machu Picchu
- Professional guide (Spanish / English)

NOT INCLUDED

- Cusco tourist ticket (70 soles / $20 approx.)
- Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu roundtrip bus (24 USD)
- Food in Urubamba
- Dinner on the first day
- Lunch on the second day
- All services available as extras
- Mountain of Huayna Picchu (additional area) - 20$ ( if you want to add this please send us an email as soon as you've booked)
- Mountain of Machu Picchu (additional area) - 20$ ( if you want to add this please send us an email as soon as you've booked)

RECOMMENDED

Aguas Calientes is 1000 meters lower than Cusco, and the weather varies depending on the time of year, especially during the rainy season (December - March). As it is a variable climate we recommend to take:
- Passport
- Insect repellent
- Sunscreen
- Sunglasses
- Warm clothing
- Comfortable footwear (if possible waterproof sneakers)
- Refillable water bottle
- Raincoat
- Sandals or flip flops
- Personal hygiene products and medications
- Medication to avoid altitude sickness (in case you consider it necessary)
- Luggage Transport Conditions (by train): the luggage allowed must not exceed 5kg/11 lb and maximum measurements of 62 linear in/ 157 linear cm (height + length + width).

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation or changes to this tour:

CHANGES: Any changes to the tour date needs to be done before 6:00 pm (Lima time) 30 days before the tour begins and will also receive a 60% administration fee. After this time there is a 100% change fee. Subject to availability.

NO SHOWS & CANCELLATIONS: If you cancel 30 days prior to the tour before 6:00 pm (Lima time), a 60% administration fee will apply. After this time there is a 100% no-show or cancellation fee.

For cancellations or changes to your tour please email bookings@findlocaltrips.com

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
  1. I cannot find my accommodation listed in the operator pick up locations when making my booking. What should I select?

    This operator only offers pick-ups from the hotel and hostel accommodation listed, this covers over 90% of the accommodation providers in the area. They do not provide pick-ups or drop-offs at private residences, Airbnb, bus terminals etc. Select an alternative close by and be ready there for pick-up at the time on your booking confirmation.

  2. How much is the tourist ticket?

    There are 2 types of tourist ticket: - General tourist ticket, which has a cost of 130.00 soles and includes 16 attractions. Among them are Attractions of the city tour, the Sacred Valley, Maras - Moray, and some museums. - Partial tourist ticket, which has a cost of 70.00 soles, and includes only certain attractions depending on the tour that takes place: City Tour, Sacred Valley, and Maras - Moray.

  3. How do I avoid altitude sickness?

    Take Soroche (Diamox) pills, eat small meals, drink coca tea, drink lots of water, and avoid alcohol (it’s a dehydrator). The best way to avoid altitude sickness is to acclimatize yourself. The recommended approach for acclimatization is to ascend gradually, spending at least 24 hours at every 2,000ft increase in altitude.

  4. Is the bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu worth it?

    The walk up to Machu Picchu can be seen as part of the experience. However, the bus is an option for those who are tired after a long trek, or who just want to save their energy for all the walking at the top.

  5. Where is Huayna (Wayna) Picchu?

    Huayna Picchu Mountain is the peak located to the north of Machu Picchu citadel. It is the backdrop to the classic image of Machu Picchu. The peak offers inspiring views of the ruins and 360° views of the area. The climb to the summit takes 45 minutes, it is a challenging trek and is very steep in parts. Limited to 400 a day, tickets must be purchased as a combo ticket at the same time as your entrance to Machu Picchu. This ticket cannot be purchased separately and is always in high demand. It costs approximately $20 extra.

  6. What is Machu Picchu Mountain?

    Machu Picchu Mountain is the peak located to the south-west of Machu Picchu citadel. The trek offers unparalleled sights of the ruins and panoramic views of the surrounding scenery. The trek is wide and well-marked. It is a moderate/challenging trek and takes 90 minutes to ascend. Limited to 800 a day, tickets must be purchased as a combo ticket at the same time as your entrance to Machu Picchu. This ticket cannot be purchased separately. It costs around $20 extra.

  7. Can I have a private room if I travel alone?

    Yes, of course, but you will need to pay an extra 10 dollars for a private room in cash the day of your briefing (a day before the tour starts) and you are able to stay in Margaritas House or Inkas Land ( it is subject availability). You must inform by email bookings@findlocaltrips.com 48 hours before the tour starts.

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