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: Machupicchu Full Day
Very early we will pick you up at your hotel in the city of Cusco and then take you to the train station, which is located in the town of Ollantaytambo.
Then we will board the train and start our trip to the town of Aguas Calientes, where our guide will be waiting for us, ones here we go to the bus station and climb to the archaeological citadel of Machupicchu by a zigzag path for 30 minutes.
Upon reaching the citadel of Machupicchu, we will go through the control, where we will present our income tickets and then we will begin our guided tour, approximately for two hours. At the end of the tour you will have free time to take a walk through the archaeological center and take pictures on your own.
In the afternoon you should return to the town of Aguas Calientes by bus and board the train according to the schedule, to Ollantaytanbo where a transfer from the agency awaits you to transfer it by bus to Cusco.
Overnight at Hotel Cusco
Day 03: AM Free / Transfer Hotel to Airport
At the indicated time, our staff 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.
- Entrances in City (Compulsory for entry to archaeological places)
- Entrance ticket to Machupicchu
- Transfers Cusco – Ollantaytambo – Cusco
- Bus From Aguas CALIENTES – MACHUPICCHU (round trip)
- Guided tour in Machupicchu
- 02 Nights of accommodation in Cusco
- Breakfast at the hotel
- Train tickets Ollantaytambo – Machupicchu – Ollantaytambo
- Entrance in Koricancha (15)
- Meals not mentioned (lunch and dinner)
- Extra passenger expenses