Machu Picchu tours from Cusco lead you to the Lost City of the Incas. Explore Cuzco’s atmospheric streets, learn about local culture visiting a Sacred Valley community, and marvel at Cusco’s mixture of colonial and Inca architecture. Visit the beautiful colonial temples built on Inca foundations and the Lost City of the Incas during this 3-day tour in Peru.
3 Days/2 Nights
Arrive in Cusco / Cusco Sightseeing
Upon arrival reception, assistance and transfer to the hotel, free morning to get acclimatized
At 1:30 pm pick up from the Hotel; guided sightseeing tour in Cusco like Koricancha temple of Sun the most important shrines during the Incas time. Visit the Cathedral the most imposing church at the main square. The tour keeps going to Sacsayhuaman, this site is a megalithic work made by the Incas; it stands on a hill looming over the city to the north yet even these enormous stones are filled with that extraordinary Inca perfection. The next sightseeing is named Qenqo, it shows a singular limestone outcrop, which was used to a religious cult. The tour finishes visiting Puca Pucara and Tambomachay. Overnight at Cusco Hotel.
Meals Included: None
Machu Picchu / Back to Cusco
Breakfast at the hotel; full day Excursion to Machu Picchu, early transfer to the nearby train station to Poroy for the train journey to the mysterious lost city of Machu Picchu, upon arrival transfer to the Bus Stop for the short ride (25 minutes) up to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, you will participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial (the most important preserved Intiwatana), the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows, houses, warehouses, a large central square; and all connected by narrow roads and steps that are surrounded by terraces cut into the mountain side. After the tour, you’ll have time to stroll around the Archaeological Site at your leisure.
Opportunity to walk (approx 1 hour) up to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku) or climb to the top of Wayna Picchu, with a magnificent view of the whole Sanctuary, return in the afternoon by train to Cusco and transfer to your hotel. Overnight at Cusco Hotel.
Meals Included: Breakfast
Breakfast at the hotel; Transfer to the airport for departure flight to Lima or other city.
Meals Included: Breakfast
Optional Services: Upgrade the train to Vistadome Class
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