Machu Picchu (in Quechua, “de la Vieja Montaña”) is the contemporary name given to a llaqta – ancient Andean Inca town – built before the 15th century, located in the Eastern Cordillera of southern Peru, in the mountain range of Los Andes at 2430 meters above sea level. It is located in the Cusco Region, Urubamba Province, Machupicchu District, over the Sacred Valley of the Incas, 80 kilometers northwest of the city of Cuzco, city of Peru and where the Urubamba River flows, which crosses the Cordillera and a canyon with tropical mountain climate originates. According to many scholars, its original name would have been Llaqtapata.
Visit one of the most important energy centers in the world, the excursion will be by train and during the trip you will have the opportunity to appreciate beautiful Andean landscapes. Upon arrival at the station of Aguas Calientes you must board a bus that will take you to the citadel, your guide will contact you as soon as you arrive and will transmit your knowledge of this wonderful place, one of the “7 Wonders of the Modern World” … enjoy a unforgettable experience, in the afternoon you must go down to the town to be on time to take the train back to CUSCO (Poroy Station) where we will wait for you to accompany you to your hotel.
We have two Train Companies that provide services to Machu Picchu
– Inca Rail
And two departure stations to Machu Picchu
– Poroy Station located half an hour from the city of Cusco (approx)
– Ollantaytambo station two hours from Cusco.
We provide the service according to the availability of trains and schedules (the departure / arrival could be these stations).
For the confirmation of the service it is necessary to provide us with the following information in addition to the 50% prepayment of the service:
– Full name
– Passport number
Preferably, a scanned copy of Passport confirming this information.
We recommend making a reservation at least one month in advance
Daily departures – From Cusco (Poroy station) From Ollantaytambo
(*) Train fares increase during high season or when the reservation date is very close.
• Station transfer (round trip)
• Round trip train ticket
• Bus up / down
• Entrance to Citadel
• Guided (in English or Spanish)