Machu Picchu Full day trip From Cusco

Machu Picchu Pueblo, Perú

Machu Picchu Full day trip From Cusco
Machu Picchu Pueblo, Perú

1 review

About this trip

Machu Picchu Day Trip will take on an adventure to explore the Peruvian Andes, covered with the dense vegetation of the cloud forest. This spectacular city is a complex of Palaces, temples, houses, storehouses, plazas, schools­. The citadel lies in a step high ridge, surrounded by mountains and the Urubamba river. Scholars are still trying to uncover the mysteries of “the Lost City of the Incas”. Come and join me in these expeditions to visit this ancient city that was abandoned in the early 16th century.

Highlights of Machu Picchu Day Trip

  • Start and Finish the tour at the door of your hotel
  • All transportation Included
  • Visit one of the legendary “Lost Cities of the Incas”
  • Professional highly trained Native Tour Guides
  • Vistadome Panoramic train ride on the way back
  • Come back the same day to Cusco

Included in the Machu Picchu Day Trip

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from your hotel
  • Round-trip transportation from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  • Expedition train to Machu Picchu
  • Visatadome Train From Aguas Calientes To Ollantaytambo
  • Bus up and down to Machu Picchu
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu
  • Professional highly trained Local Tour Guides
  • Tour will finish at your Hotel

Not Included in the Machu Picchu Day Trip

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Meals not Included

What to Take for this trip.

  • Valid, original Passport (a copy will not be accepted)
  • Valid, Student Card (if you booked as a student)
  • A good quality daypack (light, small and comfortable)
  • Water, hat, sunglasses, rain gear, warm clothes
  • Sun cream, bug spray, personal medication
  • Camera, extra batteries
  • Extra snacks, power bars, chocolate
  • Extra money for souvenirs, drinks, and tips

Important to know before Booking.

  • Times might have variation depending on train availability
  • Minimum 2 people to start the tour
  • Meals are not included in this tour
  • Vistadome Panoramic train is only one way


Full day Tour
Cusco – Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco

Pick up from your hotel around 4:00 am depending on the train schedule, drive along the mountains until Ollantaytambo, place where you’ll take the 1:30 minutes Expeditions train ride to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes).

 The Train ride starts in the Peruvian Andes and will end in the cloud forest, experiencing the fastest change in the landscape, fallowing the Urubamba river that runs along the mountains until becomes the AmazonUpon arrival to Aguas Calientes city, your tour guide will be waiting for you to show you the best part of the city and give a free time so you can explore the city to later go to the bus terminal that takes you in a 30 minutes beautiful ride up to Machu Picchu and enter the citadel. 

Once in Machu Picchu and passing the CheckPoint you’ll have 3 hours guided tour by your English speaking guide showing you the best of this legendary lost city build between heaven and earth surrounded by magnificent mountains, explore the most important places, learn about Incan history, new clues about Machu Picchu.

After the tour, you’ll still have free time to explore Machu Picchu by yourself. When you are done exploring, you’ll catch the bus back to Aguas Calientes for lunch (not included). After, take the Panoramic train and bus back to Cusco, the estimated arrival time is back to your hotel. 

Your Organizer

1 review
We are a responsible local tour operator based in the city of Cusco


Our guide was amazingly informative! This place is magic!
By Kim S for Gladys Kouts's Group - Full day Machu Picchu trip by VTD on 14 Feb, 2020


Our tour guide was amazing!!! i will cherish these memories forever!!!
By Gerardo G on 24 Mar, 2020

Photo Gallery