Tour a Machu Picchu y Valle Sagrado: 2 días / 1 noche en tren

Tour to Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley: 2 days / 1 night by train

With overnight in Ollantaytambo

If you come to Cusco and would like to know only the most essential, we recommend you book our tour to Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu in 2 days and 1 night with an overnight in Ollantaytambo (the only one living Inca city in Peru).

BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

Day 1: Sacred Valley tour + overnight in Ollantaytambo

We’ll pick you up at your hotel early in the morning to take the bus to the first attraction: Pisaq (archaeological site of the Inca period), afterwards, we will make a stop in Urubamba city for lunch in a traditional restaurant. After lunch, we are going to continue driving by bus to Ollantaytambo colonial city to discover the mysteries of the Inca archaeological site of Ollantaytambo.

After visiting the last attraction, you’ll spend the night in Ollantaytambo city so that you can take your train the next day without any rush.

Day 2: Ollantaytambo — Aguas Calientes + guided tour of Machu Picchu and return to Cusco

Make your way very early to Ollantaytambo train station to take the train to Aguas Calientes city, upon reaching this city; you’ll have free time for breakfast and a walk.

Next, go to the Aguas Calientes bus station to finally ride up the ruins of Machu Picchu. Our tour guide will be waiting for you outside the main gate of Machu Picchu ruins; afterwards, you’ll enter this wonder and take the guided tour for approximately 2 hours.

Return to Aguas Calientes city (in the afternoon) to take the train back to Ollantaytambo city and then take a vehicle back to Cusco city.

Details

  • Duration
    • 2 days / 1 night
  • Language
    • Guided tours in Spanish and English — separate groups based on the language
    • If you prefer this service in another language, we recommend a private tour
  • Tour type
    • Group tour (you’ll do the tour with other tourists)
    • If you have kids, we recommend a private tour
  • Transportation
    • Day 1:
      • Cusco—Pisaq—Urubamba—Ollantaytambo: By bus
    • Day 2:
      • Ollantaytambo—Aguas Calientes—Ollantaytambo: By tren
      • Aguas Calientes—Machu Picchu ruins—Aguas Calientes: By bus
      • Ollantaytambo—Cusco: By bus
  • Accessibility
    • Tourists using a wheelchair can visit the citadel of Machu Picchu, please inform us in advance to coordinate
  • How to make reservations?
    • Please contact us via this page. We will give you a quote, and once we agree, you will receive a custom offer with the price
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  • Please bring:
    • Original passport — photocopies or screenshots are not accepted
    • Sweater or jacket
    • Anti-slip shoes
    • Rain poncho
    • Hat or cap
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Repellent
    • Local currency
    • A bottle of water
    • Camera — selfie sticks are not allowed
  • Included
    • Bus for the Sacred Valley tour
    • Train: Ollantaytambo—Aguas Calientes—Ollantaytambo
    • Bus for you to return from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
    • Guided tour of Machu Picchu with a professional guide
    • 1 hotel night in Ollantaytambo city
  • Not Included
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Price

  • Group Tour:
    • 170 USD per person — referential prices
  • Private Tour:
    • 200 USD per person (based on 2 people) — referential price

Price for kids and minors:

    • Children under 4 years go on the tour for free
    • Children over 5 years old and teenagers pay a regular rate

Discounts:

If you travel with your family or in a group of 3 or more people, let us know, we have big discounts.

Meeting point

    • Day 1: We leave from Cusco city for the Sacred Valley tour: We’ll pick you up at your hotel at about 8 am (as long as you stay in the historic center of Cusco); otherwise, we’ll coordinate another meeting place according to your convenience
    • Day 2: Meeting point to find our tour guide: Meet our guide at about 9 am outside the main entrance of the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. Please don’t be late

Full Itinerary

The route below may change because of strikes, weather issues, festivities, available train departures and available schedules to access the ruins of Machu Picchu | The departure and arrival times are completely referential.

Day 1: Tour to the Sacred Valley + overnight in Ollantaytambo

  • 8 am: Pick up at your hotel in Cusco city — if applicable
  • Transportation by bus to visit the archaeological site of Pisaq: 1-hour bus ride
  • Lunch in Urubamba city in a traditional restaurant
  • Urubamba to Ollantaytambo by bus: 1-hour bus ride, afterwards, we’ll visit the archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo
  • This tour ends at the Ollantaytambo ruins, then you’ll have free time to explore this Inca living city on your own and have dinner at a local restaurant
  • Overnight in Ollantaytambo in a tourist hotel with Wi-Fi, hot shower, etc.

Day 2: Ollantaytambo—Aguas Calientes + guided tour of Machu Picchu and return to Cusco

  • 4:30 am: Make your way (on your own) to the Ollantaytambo train station
  • Board your train on your own
  • 7 am: Arrival at Aguas Calientes city
  • Free time for breakfast and a walk in Aguas Calientes
  • 8 am: Make your way (on your own) to Aguas Calientes bus station to reach the archaeological site of Machu Picchu
  • 9 am: Our guide will be waiting for you at the main access gate of Machu Picchu ruins
  • 9 am to 11 am: Guided tour of Machu Picchu ruins
    11 am to 1 pm: Free time to walk on your own in the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu
  • Return to Aguas Calientes on your own by bus
  • Lunch in Aguas Calientes on your own
  • 3 pm: Head to the train station in Aguas Calientes and board your train on your own — please be at the train station 1 hour in advance
    5 pm: Arrival at the train station of Ollantaytambo, our driver will be waiting for you with a vehicle
  • 5 pm to 7 pm: Return to Cusco city by car, our vehicle will drop you off two blocks away from the Plaza de Armas of Cusco (not at your hotel)
  • Note: If you want a private tour, we can adjust your itinerary: Pick-up and drop-off times at your hotel, food, inclusions, type of train car, etc.

Cancellations

You can cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance; otherwise, a fee of 50% of the cost of the tour will apply.

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