Cusco was the capital of the Incas and is a very interesting destination for tourism, in the tour we offer you will learn about the culture of the Incas and their legacy, the towns of Cusco and Valle with their customs. Of course we will not miss Machu Picchu, its impressive architecture, its energy and the incredible natural environment that will make your trip an unforgettable experience. You will also feel the affection of our people who receive their visitors with joy.
The Sacred Valley has become in recent years, one of the most important destinations in South America, is the valley of the Urubamba River and is known worldwide as the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The valley lodges beautiful traditional Andean towns of the time of the colony; In them you can find ancient Inca settlements scattered along the valley, in the middle of mountains belonging to the chains of the Andes mountain range. Structures like those you can see in the towns of Pisac or Ollantaytambo, have made it one of the favorite places for travelers from all over the world, even more so because it is the place where you will have to enter the Inca city of Machu Picchu. This Valley was the center of Tahuantinsuyo, the largest known empire of the Western Hemisphere, it ran from Colombia and Ecuador, through Peru and Bolivia, to the northern part of the nations of Argentina and Chile; and its capital is the city of Cusco, known as the "navel of the world".
Machu Picchu, the lost city, Sacred fortress and Cradle of the Inca Empire. Located at 2,430 meters high in a place of great beauty, in the middle of a tropical mountain forest,
Machu Picchu sanctuary was probably the most amazing architectural realization of the Inca Empire in its apogee. Its walls, terraces and gigantic ramps give the impression of having been sculpted in the escarpments of the rock, as if they were part of it. The natural frame, located on the eastern slope of the Andes, is part of the upper Amazon basin, which has a very varied flora and fauna.Join us during this trip of 2 mystical days full of natural beauty and history of Inca Empire.
DAY 1: SACRED VALLEY- AGUAS CALIENTES (MACHUPICCHU)
07:00 - 07:30 : Pick up from your hotel, for the start of the tour.
08:00 - 16:00 : Tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. (Visit Pisac and Ollantaytambo)
16:30 - 18:30 : Travel by train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
18:30 : Night in Aguas Calientes hotel (Machupicchu).
DAY 2: MACHUPICCHU GUIDED TOUR
05:00 : Bus ride to Machu Picchu. View of the sunrise of Machu Picchu (Optional).
06:00 : Guided Tour in Machu Picchu. Optional: Walk to Huaynapicchu or Mountain Sector (without Guide).
10:00 : Transfer to Aguas Calientes bus.
19:00 : In the afternoon return by train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo
20:30 : Travel by bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco.
PLEASE TAKE NOTE: If you would like to return early, you can choose the train at 14:30 and you will be in Cusco at 18:00.
FOR THE RELIGIOUS SECTOR:
Composed of four constructions and some special lithics. It is a group of buildings clearly related to religious functions. This set is broken down as follows:
This day we will make the tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, tour that we started at 07:00 hrs in the morning, picking them up from the hotel to go to Pisaq, which is a popular for its typical market, with picturesque terraces cultivated in the mountains. We will visit the archaeological group of Pisaq. It is also famous for its fairs where you can buy beautiful crafts. Then we will go to Urubamba where we have included a lunch. Then we will go to the Fortress of Ollantaytambo, where there are descendants of the Incas who live in the houses of the Incas. Finally we will go to the train station of Ollantaytambo, to board the train that leaves at 16.30 hours to Aguas Calientes, where we will arrive averaging at 18.30 hrs. Overnight at selected hotel in Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu).
After getting up very early and having breakfast, we will go up to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu and we will be able to appreciate the spectacular sunrise of this wonder, followed by an excursion with our guide through the citadel of Machu Picchu, for 2 hours, on the way You will visit the most important precincts of this city such as: the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Rooms, the Temple of the Three Windows and the Cemeteries. Concluded in tour of the citadel of Machupicchu optionally: you can do the trekking to the summit of Huaynapicchu or the Mountain sector, this will take you a few hours, in which you can enjoy the scenery and take some breathtaking views (This visit is without a guide). Then we will go down by bus to Aguas Calientes and in the afternoon we will take the train back to Ollantaytambo, where our staff will be waiting for you, to transport you by bus to the city of Cusco and take you to your hotel.
What is popularly known as "Machu Picchu" corresponds to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, which is composed of different areas, including the citadel Machu Picchu (the archaeological center or ruins) and its two surrounding mountains: Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu . The tour includes the entrance to the citadel, but not the entrance to climb any of the two mountains, which you can add optionally to your reservation.
The tour includes the entrance to Machu Picchu for the first shift (6:00 a.m - 10:00 a.m). This schedule will be divided as follows: one and half hour for a guided tour of the citadel, three hours to go up and down one of the optional mountains. In case you are not going to climb any of the optional mountains, you will have more time to explore the citadel.
Machu Picchu is located between the "Cordillera de los Andes" for its name in spanish and the Amazon rainforest, having a warm and temperate climate, with an average minimum temperature of 12 ° C and an average maximum temperature of 24 ° C. From April to October is the dry season in the place, during that period there is a lower probability of rain, while from November to March is the rainy season, during that period there is a greater chance of rain. Despite the previous differentiation, during all the days of the year there is possibility of rains, since it is a subtropical zone.