Dia 1: CUZCO - CHACHABAMBA - WIÑAYWAYNA - MACHU PICCHU - AGUAS CALIENTES
We will pick you up at 6:30 am at the hotel to leave you at the San Pedro train station. There, we will start our adventure trip by train for about 4 hours (104 kilometers/64.6 miles). When we arrive we will start our trekking excursion until reach the impressive Wiñaywayna archeological site. This is a beautiful site with amazing views all around. Then, we will continue toward the Aguas Calientes town where we will spend the night in a charming little hostel.
Dia 2.- AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHU PICCHU - AGUAS CALIENTES – CUZCO
At 5:40 a.m. we will take the first bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu and arrive at the citadel around 6:20 a.m. We will enjoy a professionally guided 2½- hour visit of the amazing Machu Picchu sanctuary-city. There we will have an optional path for the more energetic and adventurous people of the group. This path goes to the top of Waynapicchu Mountain the pyramid-shaped peak that overlooks Machu Picchu .
After our visit, we will take the bus back to Aguas Calientes, where we can enjoy a relaxing bath at the local hot springs . In the afternoon we will take the 5:00 p.m. train back to Cuzco ; arriving at the Cuzco train station in Ollaytamtambo around 8:30 p.m. from where we will transfer you to the hotel by bus.
Note: People want to visit Wayna Picchu must let us know as soon as they decide to do that. According to the new rules, there is a limit of people of 400 per day that can climb it.
Transfer in - out: Hotel -Train station- Hotel
Backpacker Train Service: Cuzco - Km. 104 (Chachabamba) / Aguas Calientes - Cuzco ( probably conecction by bus from Ollantaytambo to Cuzco city)
Guide: Professional English and Spanish speaking guide; 2 guides for groups over 9 people.
Meals: 1 Box Lunch/ Snacks
Ticket: Inca Trail & Machu Picchu
Bus ticket down: Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes (1st day)
Bus ticket up: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu (2nd day)
Hostel: Double accommodation in Aguas Calientes (basic lodging)
Breakfast (1st day)
Dinner (1st day) and Lunch (2nd day)
Bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes town (2 nd day)
Entrance fee to the Hot Springs in Aguas Calientes
You Should bring
Back Pack, trekking shoes, Water bottle, flash light, hat, personal clothing for trek, Insect repellent