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machu picchu tours - tours to machu picchu
Machu Picchu is located at 120 kilometres north west of Cusco, over the Urubamba River. Machu Picchu is located in the ranch of Vilcabamba Mountains. Its altitude is over 2400 m.a.s.l. Machu Picchu city is one of the most important archeological places in the entire world and it’s also Peru´s main destination. Only Few man made Places shows so much harmony with the nature, the tours to machu picchu citadel shows about 50 archeological sites that are united by the Inca the tour to Machu Picchu is a special, and must demand your attention. Once you have hear about it , you are pretty much helpless to fight it. Plan a tour to Machu Picchu, and you will be the lucky person to tell your friends how nice Machu Picchu is. Machu Picchu citadel is located in the top of a mountain named Machu Picchu "ancient sacred mountain", reason for which the citadel is named Machu Picchu. The area has amazing landscape.there is an impressive moutain named Huayna Picchu (yung mountain) which always appear in the back ground of Machu Picchu, at the sumit of this mountain you will find some building. there is a river called Urubamba wich is bordering Machu Picchu, that runs to the eastern, at 400 meter under the Machu Picchu citadel. the tours to machu picchu is unique, do not miss the tour to machu picchu.
Machu Picchu tours itinerary:
Dayli departures are available, but make sure to have your booking on advance. the tour to Machu Picchu starts with early morning transfer from hotel and drive from the city for about 1.30 hours and get Ollantay tambo, town where is located the train station. The Train Journey takes usually 2 hour to get aguas calientes town, from where to go to Machu Picchu is needed bus drive for about 30 and once you arrive at Machu Picchu, show the ticket at the check point where you will find luggage room and immediately after, you start the Guided Tours in Machu Picchu.
The tour in machu picchu is given by one of our member professional English speaking guide, the guided tour in this wonderful place takes about 2.5 hours, and after this you have leisure free time. is this leisure free time you can explore the citadel by your own, if you want you just can walk around, hike for the gate of sun, you also can hike to machu picchu inca bridge or just to relax. A worthy thing is to climb the Huayna Picchu (extreme up hill 45 minutes hike). in the afternoon you must take bus to train aguas calientes, then get back by train to Ollantaytambo train station where our transfer waits you and drive you back to cusco. Where the tours to machu picchu / Machu Picchu ends. (arrival to cusco around 7 pm or later depending the class of train) "end of machu picchu tour!!
- Transfer Hotel - Train Station – Hotel
- Spanish and English speaking professional tour guide
- Bus from Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes
- Ticket entrance to Machu Picchu
- Round trip train.
No meals included. (During this tour, you will have a free time in Aguas Calientes where you will be able to choose among the different restaurant options in town).
Optional: Overnight in Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu town) for an extra price