Visit Machu Picchu by the Exclusive Vistadome train on a full-day trip from Cusco that takes the hassle out of exploring the spectacular Inca site. Pre-booking a tour ensures you have a ticket for the UNESCO World Heritage Site, where daily visitor numbers are capped, and you explore the sprawling site with a guide.
Cusco – Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Cusco
Your tour guide Pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at 4:40 am to the train station in Cusco, then you will board the bus to Ollantaytambo, where you will board the Vistadome panoramic train to Aguas Calientes; the train ride takes 1:30 minutes from the highlands of Ollantaytambo into the cloud forest, experiencing the fastest change in the landscape, fallowing the Urubamba river.
Upon arrival to Aguas Calientes city (after 4 hours trip), you will meet the tour guide at the train station, he will give you some free time for coffee or snacks; then, you will board the 30 minutes beautiful bus ride up to Machu Picchu and enter Machu Picchu citadel. Once in Machu Picchu and passing the CheckPoint, you will have a 3 to 4 hours guided tour by your English-speaking guide showing you the best of this legendary lost city Incas surrounded by magnificent mountains, explore the most important places, learn about Incan history, new clues about Machu Picchu.
After the tour, you will take the bus back to Aguas Calientes for lunch (not included), explore the town, shopping. After, take the Vistadome Panoramic to Ollantaytambo. The estimated arrival time is 8.30 pm back to your hotel in Cusco.
The Vistadome Panoramic Train is the only train that allows you to pass from one carriage to another one and also has an Observatory Lounge form where your tour guide will show the most beautiful land spaces and places on the train ride, onboard the are live shows and Music.
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