Sacred Valley with Machu Picchu 2days/1night

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Sacred Valley with Machu Picchu 2days/1night

  • Over 150 top-rated reviews for this tour!

  • More time with your guide on Machu Picchu (2.5 instead of usual 2 hours)

  • Avoid large touristy groups as we leave earlier and enter as one of the first in Pisac

The top combination to enjoy the best of Cusco. Make sure that your most important moment in Peru becomes the best possible. We, as travelers, know and care about that, be in the best hands possible, enjoying unforgettable moments in the Valley and Machu Picchu.

AVAILABILITY

All year round

DURATION

2 Days

START LOCATION

Cusco hotel or hostel pickup

END LOCATION

Cusco hotel or hostel drop-off

OPERATOR NAME

EXPLOOR

START TIME

7:00

GROUP SIZE

10 people maximum

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

This Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu tour is one of the best ones you can do in Cusco as it combines some of the most remarkable places in all of Peru.

Day 1

06:30-07:00: Pick-up at your hotel in Cusco. Please be ready at the reception from 6.30 am.
07:30: Sacred Valley viewpoint
08:00: Pisac
10:45: Visit of the Salt Mines of Maras (we'll only go to the viewpoint, it's forbidden to enter the salt mines)
12:30: Visit of Moray
13:30: Lunch in Urubamba
15:15: Ollantaytambo
17:30: Drop-off at the main square in Ollantaytambo (optional)
19:00: Take train to Aguas Calientes (in case you book your hotel with us, we make sure you'll get picked up at the train station, after your arrival)
21:15: Briefing with your guide about last details on next day

Note: All times are approximations.


Day 2

Pickup in the morning on time coordinated and head to minibus
07:15: 2.5-hour guided tour of Machu Picchu (we enter before the majority of Cusco's tourist groups arrives, who start later than 8:00 am, taking the train 1h later)
09:45: End of guided tour for those who don't do the optional hike. You can either remain at the end of the site without your guide or head back to Aguas Calientes by minibus

Take minibus back to Aguas Calientes and free time to have lunch

Take the train back to Ollantaytambo* in the afternoon, pick up from the train station and shared transport to the main point in Cusco where our driver awaits and brings you to your hotel in Cusco where you'll arrive in the evening

Note:Train back ends in Ollantaytambo until 30/04/2020. From 01/05/2020 onwards train heads back until Poroy train station.

Our guide specialized in Machu Picchu tours will not only show you the typical spots but also the hidden ones where tourist groups don’t go. These spots offer the perfect opportunity to take some amazing photos. Get ready for two days filled with an interesting history and breathtaking sites!

TOUR TICKETS (MAY VARY BY DATE)
Ticket Price(USD)
PRICE TICKET (ALL AGES) 380.00 (USD)
TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1: 06:30 - 07:00

Pickup at your hotel in Cusco


DAY 1: 07:30 - 12:30

Visit Sacred Valley, Piscac and Salt Mines of Maras, Moray


DAY 1: 13:30 - 14:15

Lunch in Urubamba


DAY 1: 15:00 - 18:30

Arrive to Ollantaytambo


DAY 1: 19:04

Train Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes


DAY 2: Before 5:30

Hotel pickup by guide


DAY 2: 07:30 - 09:30

Guided Machu Picchu tour


DAY 2: 09:40 - 14:00

Take minibus back to Aguas Calientes and free time to have lunch


DAY 2 Depending on the return train

Return to Cusco and drop-off at Hotel


Note:

All times are approximations


INCLUDED

Day 1
- Private transport with pickup from your hotel in Cusco (and drop-off in case of no stay in Aguas Calientes taking the night train nor Ollantaytambo taking the first train in the morning)
- Lunch buffet (vegetarian and vegan food options available) in delicious restaurant In Urubamba for small groups and with llamas outside
- Drop-off at Ollantaytambo train station (in case of staying there or in Aguas Calientes)
- Small personalized group tour of 2-10 people
- Visit Pisac, Maras, Moray, and Ollantaytambo
- 1 night in Aguas Calientes (Gringo Bill´s - double, twin or triple)
- Fluent English speaking and passionate local guide (bilingual)

Day 2
- Round trip Expedition train tickets
- Small-group Machu Picchu tour with Exploor guide of max. 10 travelers
- Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu
- Minibusses Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes
- Hotel pickup and drop-off in Aguas Calientes and/or Cusco*
- Professional English-speaking guide specialized on Machu Picchu tours (only English or bilingual)

NOT INCLUDED

Day 1
- Tips for the guide
- Entrances to sites: 70 soles for tourist ticket and 10 soles for Maras entrance (both can be bought on the same day)

Day 2
- Meals
- Tips for guide

RECOMMENDED

- Original passport - IMPORTANT!
- Bring light shoes
- Adequate clothing (light outfit like trekking pants and shirt as well as pullover)
- Small backpack (only 5-6 kg backpacks are allowed on train)
- Raincoat
- Sufficient water
- Snacks
- Insect repellent
- Sunscreen
- Sunglasses
- Hat

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation or changes to this tour:

CHANGES: There are no changes to this tour allowed. Changes of date, names, times are not permitted under any circumstances. Please refer to the cancellation policy and re-book this tour should you require a change.

NO SHOWS & CANCELLATIONS: There is no refund.

You must email bookings@findlocaltrips.com (include the name of the tour and the reservation number) to cancel this tour.

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, Airbnbs, 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.

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