Cusco Express has been thought and designed according to the availability of average passenger days. Visit the main attractions of Cusco before going to Machupicchu which is our main destination.
Day 01: Arrival to the City
Upon arrival in the city of Cusco, a staff of the company will be waiting to transfer you to the chosen hotel and / or to purchase the scheduled train tickets.
PM City Tour
The tour starts at 1:00 pm, where we will visit koricancha, sacsayhuaman, qenqo, tambomachay and pukapukara.
Each of these enclosures had a specific function in Inca times, as the QORICANCHA becomes the first temple built in worship of the Sun God, in its walls we can appreciate the advanced architectural level, together with the Andean cosmovision have shaped a unique style in this temple. We will also visit Sacsayhuaman, the second largest temple built for the Sun God, here the famous ceremony was performed in worship of the Sun God “EL INTIRRAYMI”. Likewise the other smaller but not less important places have specific functions of water cult “Tambomachay”, ceremonial center “Qenqo” and the Pukapukara fortress
Overnight at Hotel Cusco
Day 02: Sacred Valley Connection to Aguas Calientes
We start at 8:00 am to go to the valley visiting PISAQ, OLLANTAYTAMBO and ARTISAN MARKETS OF PISAQ.
Pisaq, Chinchero and Ollantaytambo are fortresses that have played a vital role in the Inka mannagment wich was done from Pisac, here we can still see the lands of the sun, inka lands and village lands.
Ollantaytambo is part of the 4 large deposits of the Inka empire, which in turn were centers of food distribution in the great empire. For that reason they are complete cities and their architecture shows us the importance of these.
Once finished the visit to Ollantaytambo the bus returns to Cusco, but you must stay here to board your train to Aguas Calientes, where the guide picks you up and gives you the last indications for the next day.
Overnight at Hotel Machupicchu town
Day 03: Visit Machupicchu Inca Citadel / Back to Cusco
This day we start very early, after breakfast at around 4:30 in the morning we went up to Machu Picchu. Once here, the guide will take you for a walk that takes 2 hours approximately leaving a free time afterwards to explore and relax the rest of the day by your self.
According to the schedule of the train, you must mnage your time to return to Aguas Calientes and board your train to Ollantaytambo, once here you will have a staff of the company waiting for you and then move you to the city of Cusco.
Overnight at Hotel Cusco
Day 04: AM Free / Transfer Hotel to Airport
At the indicated time, the staff of the agency will pick you up at your hotel to go to the airport and take the flight back to Lima or your next destination.
Include / Not include
- Transfer Airport – hotel – Airport
- Guide and transport in City tour and Sacred valley
- Entrances in City & sacred valley (Compulsory for entry to archaeological places)
- Ticket to Machupicchu
- Transfers Ollantaytambo – Cusco
- Bus From Aguas CALIENTES – MACHUPICCHU (round trip)
- Guided tour in Machupicchu
- 02 Nights of accommodation in Cusco
- 01 Night in Aguas Calientes
- Breakfast at the hotel
- Train tickets Ollantaytambo – Machupicchu – Ollantaytambo
- Entrance in Koricancha (15)
- Entrace to salt mines (10)
- Meals not mentioned (lunch and dinner)
- Extra passenger expenses