Book and purchase your Bus Tickets from Cusco Hydroelectric Cusco (Round Trip) Return 2nd day. Transfer Bus from Cusco to Hidroelectrica by Bus Round Trip, alternative route to get to Machu Picchu (You will visit the Inca City of Machu Picchu on the next day).
This alternative is designed for those who like adventure, it mixes various natural scenie such as snow-capped mountains and jungle eyebrows, which we will travel by a tourist minibus until we reach the Hydroelectric Bus Station. Later You will make a hike of 2 hours and 30 minutes to 3 hours approximately until to get to Aguas Calientes Town.
Bus Route: CUSCO to HYDROELECTRIC (Outward Journey).
Starting Point: Regocijo Square, Cusco.
Arrival Point: Bus Station, Hydroelectric.
Departure Time: 07:30 am.
Arrival Time: 14:30 pm.
Bus Route: HYDROELECTRIC to CUSCO (Return Journey).
Starting Point: Bus Station, Hydroelectric.
Arrival Point:. San Francisco Square, Cusco.
Departure Time: 14:30/15:00 pm.
Arrival Time: 21:30 pm.
More Information: Cusco to Hydroelectric by Bus (Round Trip)
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Only from Bus Cusco to Hydroelectric, Round trip Transfer.
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Required Entry Tickets (*Additonal Tours): You can buy them in the Cusco City, one day before or at the tours beginning.
Important "Pick-Up" (*Additional Tours):
You must be at the meeting point "Restaurant Los Portales II, PLAZA DE REGOCIJO" in the morning 07:10 AM, informative session about the route and after 20 minutes we will transfer by bus to the Hydroelectric Bus Station (6 hours with 30 minutes to 7 hours approximately).
During the bus tour, we can appreciate different types of natural scenes such as: the Sacred Valley of the Incas, high Andean landscapes, snowy La Verónica - Abra Malaga and especially the presence of the humid or high jungle of the Cusco Region. We will also make some small stops in Ollantaytambo and Santa Teresa (Extra Option: You can buy a lunch in Santa Teresa or in Hydroelectric, not included in the transfer service).
Our hiking will last from 2 hours and 45 minutes to 3 hours approximately the entire route, the hiking time is according to the physical condition of each person, arrival time to the Aguas Calientes Town from 17:00 - 17:30 PM. (You should go to your hotel / accommodation of your choice, not included in the service).
Time on the Bus: 6 hours.
Time in Stops: 1 hour (20 minute break and 40 minute lunch).
Total Hiking distance: 11 km (6,83 miles).
Estimated Hiking time: 25 minute flat hiking, 15 minute climbing and the rest flat hiking.
Highest point altitude (Abra Málaga): 4,350 masl (14,271 feet).
Hiking Altitude (Hydroelectric): 1,890 masl (6,200 feet).