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1-Day Machu Picchu Tour from Cusco, Peru

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    Machu Picchu
    Stop: 18 hours - Admission included
    Today you will visit Machu Picchu. We will pick you up from your hotel at 4:50am, then drive for two hour to the train stations Ollantaytambo. At 7:05 am you will catch the Vistadome train with large windows for other two hour till Aguas Calientes town, then you will take the tourist buses up to Machu Picchu. 30 minute bus ride to Machu Picchu, your tour guide will take you to the best Lookout point. Then, we will start the two hour guided, walking tour, exploring all of the famous places of this impressive citadel: The Temple of the Sun, The Royal Tomb, The Intiwatana (sun dial rock), Main Plaza, Temple of the 3 Windows, The Artisan Sector, the Condor Temple and many others. After the tour, you will have time to explore the ruins on your own. You will need to take the bus back down to Aguas Calientes to enjoy lunch at one of the many restaurants there. Be sure to arrive at the train station 30 minutes before your departure. You will catch the Vistadome train at 6:10 pm rides two hours to Ollantaytambo,  then by us for another two hour drive back to Cusco ends 10:30pm.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up from your hotel downtown, just let us know 2 day ahead to departure
    Departure Time
    3:45 AM
    Duration
    15h
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup - Drop-off in Cusco
    • Private transportation Cuzco - Ollantaytambo
    • VISTADOME TRAIN Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes (Inbound)
    • VISTADOME TRAIN Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo (Outbound)
    • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu
    • Bus tickets up and down between Aguas Calientes town
    • Private Transportation Ollantaytambo - San Francisco Plaza Cusco
    • Private Tour Guide in Machu Picchu
    • Entry/Admission - Machu Picchu
    Exclusions
    • Meals During the trip, many facilities along
    • Hiram Bingham Train Deluxe - Upon Request
    • Extra night in Aguas Calientes town (category 4-star) Upon request
    • Additional tours in Cusco - Upon request
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Depending on the season, a waterproof jacket and raincoat are recommended (November to March)
    • Sunscreen and bottled water are recommended
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    One of my goals in life is to visit the seven wonders of the world. This place worth the money and vacation time to visit. My wife and I decided to visit Machu Picchu doing the beginning of the rainy season in January with less tourist and the usual clearing of the clouds in
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    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Machupicchu USA
    51 reviews
    BearAdventurez
    40
    Hiking to remember!
    Our guide Nilton was part of a sister company called KB Adventures. He was very enthusiastic and helpful along the
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    Phillip S
    Cleveland, Ohio
    21
    Time of my life -- Carlos and Huevito were fantastic, fun guides!
    If you're going to do the Salkantay, I highly recommend booking through Machu Picchu Reservations and asking for
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    chabinuh
    Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
    20
    Wonderful experience!
    We have booked this trip as part of our honeymoon and we don't regret it! It was a great experience! Our guide was
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    leighnpct
    30
    Decent
    Good for the price but herded like sheep. Didn’t give us time to buy salt . But sites are amazing!! !
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    Fabian237
    Bern, Switzerland
    10
    Great Experience
    Our guide was juan, very funny and well organized. Two or three times we had a inca-history-lesson with him. The
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    Säry B
    10
    5 days Salakantay Trek
    The hardest, but also the best thing I've ever done! We had a really great guide (Rojelio). Everything was well
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    MadaSkaZoo
    Reykjavik, Iceland
    70
    Very unique hike
    Together with my friend, we booked 5 days 4 nights Salkantay trek. We were 18 in the group and had 2 guides -
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    741niting
    52
    5 day Salkantay Trail
    Amazing views and well organized event, with lot of options. Great Guide, our Guide was billy and he was really
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    mareenfuchs
    90
    Private transportation and guide
    We had already purchased our Machu Picchu and train tickets and were looking for transportation to/from the train
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    James C
    5625
    Surprise private tour - incredibly friendly staff
    We did the 4 day salkantay option and were expecting a group of 10 to 12 people. On arrival we had 2 of us,
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    Eve420
    Singapore, Singapore
    17262
    Nice way to contribute to the Amantani community
    We stayed with a local family on Amantani Island for 1 night. The boat ride was 3 hours from Puno. On the way,
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    David S
    Ottawa, Canada
    11
    Salkantay Trek
    Overall - an awesome trek!! Carlos & the porters took excellent care of us, always explained what was going to
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    danceadream
    Ottawa, Canada
    44441
    Beautiful place... very bad service, we will show you how to do this on your own for a better price
    This was a horrid experience. When you go to Peru, you go for MP and the rest is sort of a nice add on. This
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    Sonam W
    10
    I am had a trip towards Taktsang, scare place of Guru Rimpochoe
    I am providing service to traveler and adventures to reach all over Bhutan. Our agent provide assistance to people
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    davidsM5132BG
    Oregon
    23
    Half Day Was Enough
    Relaxing, low stress and able to see everything you needed to for a half day lake tour, We opted out of the ride
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 15h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Portuguese, Spanish
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