Cusco – Poroy-Machu Picchu – Cusco
We will pick you up from your hotel at around 5:00 a.m. Then we will transfer you by bus to the train station of Poroy. From here, board the train that will take you to Machupicchu town (Aguas Calientes). Once you arrive in this small town, at the main door of the train station our staff will be waiting for you with your name to welcome you and take you to the bus stop to Machu Picchu. We will then take a bus trip 25 minutes to the Main gate of Machu Picchu. Here at the control gate of the sanctuary your guide will be waiting for you to accompany you throughout your journey in this wonderful Inca citadel. Machu Picchu was built in the 15th century and later abandoned. The citadel is renowned for its sophisticated dry-stone walls that fuse huge blocks without the use of mortar.
The archeological site contains houses, temples, warehouses and a large central square all connected by narrow roads and steps that are surrounded by terraces cut into the mountain side and panoramic views. There are also intriguing buildings that play on astronomical alignments You will have some free time to wander around Machu Picchu on your own. Finally, we will take the bus down to the town of Aguas Calientes for lunch before boarding your train to Ollantaytambo. Upon arriving to Ollantaytambo, our staff will be waiting at the door of the station with your name to escort you to the transportation that will take you back to the city of Cusco.
Tags: Daily Tour
– Entry ticket to Machu Picchu citadel
– Tran ticket Poroy-Aguas Calientes-Ollantaytambo
– Private transport from your hotel to Poroy Station
– Private transport from Ollantaytambo back to Cusco
– Shared bus transport from Aguas Calientes-Machu Picchu Gate-Aguas Calientes
– Private guide in the citadel