Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco


Our Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco  by- train We provide a personalized service, We will take you early from your hotel in Cusco, for a journey of approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes in our private transportation to the train station located in the town of Ollantaytambo. Here, you will board the train that passes through the Sacred Valley of the Incas, on a route that goes from the Andes to the edge of the jungle in Aguas Calientes. This fantastic train journey takes approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes. Upon arriving in this small town, our representative will be waiting to assist you in taking the bus that will transport you to the Machu Picchu Archaeological Sanctuary. The bus journey takes 25 minutes.

Finally, we will arrive at the historical sanctuary to begin our Tour to Machu Picchu. Recharge your energy, open your arms, and feel the magic of this ancient place. We will enjoy walking through these ancient vestiges of Inca history, architecture, and engineering. It is undoubtedly a moment you have eagerly awaited. After the unforgettable experience, the guided tour lasts between 2 to 3 hours, allowing you to get to know this marvelous place in more depth. Please note that the visiting time is currently limited. Inside the Machu Picchu Citadel, we will learn about the different zones it was divided into, its population distribution, and interesting details like its ability to be self-sustained despite being isolated.

After the tour, we return by bus to Aguas Calientes, where you will have time to have lunch and explore the town, which has many restaurants and craft shops. Here, we will board the return train to Ollantaytambo, where our representative will be waiting for you with a sign and your name written. Our transportation will take you back to your hotel in Cusco, machupicchu day trip-from cusco machu picchu


Train schedules to Machu Picchu may vary depending on train availability.
Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu tend to sell out quickly, so book your trip in advance.

Pre-tour information one day before the trip, in Cusco.
Personalized transfers from your hotel in Cusco to the train station in Ollantaytambo, round trip.
Train ticket Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes, round trip.
Bus ticket Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu, round trip.
Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu in the Main Circuit 2.
Professional guided tour in English – Spanish (ask for other languages with additional prices only for private service).

Hotel in Cusco.
Huayna Picchu entrance (consult availability).
Other services not mentioned.

Bring your identification document or passport with which you purchased the entrance ticket.
Arrive at the train station half an hour in advance.
Do not carry much luggage; only 5 kg are allowed on the train.
We suggest bringing a small backpack along with your camera, wearing a hat, using sunscreen, mosquito repellent, and carrying a water bottle.
Wear suitable and non-slippery shoes for climbing the stairs at Machu Picchu.
After the guided tour at Machu Picchu, enjoy the magical moment, open your arms, and recharge your energy.

Our Pricing!

Prices 2024

  • 1 person    US$ 550.00 per person
  • 2 people    US$ 500.00 per person
  • 3 people    US$ 450.00 per person
  • 4 people    US$ 400.00 per person
  • 5+ people  US$ 350.00 per person

Please NOTE: This tour runs only as Private Service.

Guided tour in Machu Picchu private.
Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu Main Circuit.
US$ 319.00

VISTADOME or 360° train
Guided tour in Machu Picchu private.
Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu Main Circuit.
US$ 370.00
• TRAINS: Our service includes the EXPEDITION or VOYAGER Train and can be upgraded to the VISTADOME Train category with an additional US$ 75.00 per person round trip.
• HOTELS: You can choose packages based on the type of hotel, and you can also choose hotels for your tour that are not included in our offer. Before confirming, please let us know which hotel you prefer, and we will add it to the package.
• PRIVATE: Please consult with one of our advisors if you want any of the services to be private.
The route is the same, only the wagons vary.
The traveler on the Expedition will be comfortable and relaxed, and will also be informed about the most important points of this ancient route that every adventurer should know. The Expedition has wagons fully covered by large windows so that the traveler can immerse himself in the beauty of the natural landscape, and make your experience to Machu Picchu begins on the train.

Surrounded entirely by glass, with cars with large panoramic windows that offer unparalleled scenic views and countless opportunities to take spectacular photographs, the traveler on the Vistadome connects with and feels part of Peru’s breathtaking landscape. Perurail provides a personalized and first class service in which the traveler on board will live an unforgettable experience. The Vistadome also has air conditioning and heating system, leather seats that mold to the body providing comfort and relaxation throughout the trip. Snacks and beverages are also available.

The Vistadome Observatory train by Peru Rail takes you on a breathtaking journey from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu. Immerse yourself in the majesty of the Andean landscapes through its expansive windows and a space specially designed for observation. Every moment on this train is a celebration of Peru’s rich heritage, expressed through traditional melodies and dances. During the journey, travelers have the freedom to move between the panoramic view carriage and the sophisticated observation space, ensuring an immersive and unique experience.

Luxurious and exclusive train with all-inclusive service decorated in the style of the Pullman cars of the 1920s, each of them is decorated with polished wood and bronze details and have been equipped with large comfortable armchairs. It is the finest way to travel to Machu Picchu, with a personalized service that takes care of even the smallest detail in the trip. In the Hiram Bingham you can enjoy the sophisticated dining car, the bar car and the observatory car, from where you can enjoy the open air, the wonderful route, in the company of a Peruvian cocktail and local live music shows; it will be an experience you will never forget.

18 to 25 years old: $30 USD Information required on student card: name of university, student name, photo of
student, expiration date etc. A copy of the card is required at booking for government approval for discount.
Under 18 years old: $30 USD Please send us a copy of your passport at the time of booking.
Under 11 years old: $40 USD Please send us a copy of your passport at the time of booking.
Group of 5 or more: $30 USD – All you need is to book the trek together at the same time.

Vistadome Train Upgrade –$75 USD per person (Return Only)
Huayna Picchu Mountain –$75 USD per person (Please request when you book your Trek)
Machu Picchu Mountain – $75 USD per person (Please request when you book your Trek)
Single supplement-$35 USD per night (for solo travellers with single room)
**Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu Mountain are optional treks within Machu Picchu Citadel which do not include a
guide. The climb is usually done on your own after your tour of Machu Picchu Citadel. If you would like the
extra hike to be guided, please request in advance. There is an extra cost for this extra guided tour.
TRANSFER – from the Airport to Hotel (Cusco Only)
DUFFEL BAG AND LINER BAGS – included in the trekking price!
BOILED WATER is included along the Inca Trail
OXYGEN TANK will be available along the trek
EMERGENCY HORSE is included in the price which can be ridden if you get tired or sick PLASTIC RAIN poncho made by Inca Land Adventures is included

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