Day 1: Touring the Sacred Valley of the Incas
Between 8:00am 8:30am well pick you up from your hotel in Cusco and well begin our trip to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Along the way, well stop at the natural lookouts of Qorao and Taray to enjoy the views and learn a little from our guide. Then, well visit Pisaq Archeological Site, which is located about 1 hour outside of Cusco. There, well see Inca constructions of great importance which served as an adaptation area for agricultural produce. Well have a two-hour guided visit of the archeological complex before heading to the town of Pisaq, where the most popular handicraft market of the area is located.
Afterwards, well continue our trip to the city of Urubamba, passing through traditional town such as Coya, Lamay, and Calca along the scenic route.
Around 12:00pm Well arrive at Urubamba; this is where we will stop for lunch.
Our next stop will be the town of Ollantaytambo, which is often referred to as a living Inca town because it still conserves its original layout. Well tour the archeological site of the same name which overlooks the town at approximately 4pm.
About 7:00pm (depending on train availability), well board a train at Ollantaytambo station taking us to Aguas Calientes, where you can have dinner by your own and where well spend the night
Day 2: Guided Visit of Machu Picchu
Very early in the morning well board the bus to the ruins of Machu Picchu Citadel. At the archeological site, well submerge ourselves in the enigmatic beauty and the incomparable inca engineering perfection of the site, which have made it one of the Modern 7 Wonders of the World. Well have a 2-hour guided visit accompanied by a specialist guide who will explain to us the history of the site.
After the excursion, well take the bus back to the town of Aguas Calientes. There, youll have time for lunch before we need to catch the train back to Ollantaytambo, where our tourist-class transport will be waiting to take us back to the city of Cusco.
Our services include
- Transport through the Sacred Valley
- Roundtrip Train: Ollantaytambo Aguas Calientes
- Professional Guide
- Lunch in the Sacred Valley
- Entrance: Machu Picchu Citadel
- Roundtrip Bus: Aguas Calientes Machu Picchu
- Tourist-Class Transport: Ollantaytambo Cusco
- 01 Nights Hostel Lodging in Aguas Calientes
- Lunch in Aguas Calientes
- General Tourist Ticket for entrance to the archeological sites of the Sacred Valley ($$.25. dollars)
- Water bottle
- Extra Cash