Cusco Machu Picchu Express – 4 days

Cusco Machu Picchu Express 4 Días / 3 Noches

Overview

This package is the fastest we can offer to visit both the historic city of Cusco and Machu Picchu.

We will begin the tour at the airport of Cusco, where a member of our team will await your arrival. Upon your arrival, they will then take you to your selected hotel. Later in the afternoon you will go on a Cusco city tour exploring some of the archaeological sites around the city, including Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Tambomachay and Pucapucara. With this tour package, we will also have the opportunity to visit the famous Sacred Valley of the Incas, where along the way, we will also visit places such as the artisan market of Pisaq, the ruins of Pisaq and the center of Incan Astronomy in Ollantaytambo. Later we will take a train to Aguas Calientes where we will spend the night. After a night in Aguas Calientes, we will begin the day very early in the morning to take the bus to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Once at Machu Pichu, we will have a 2 hour guided tour and have the rest of the day to explore on our own.  We will then wait for the train and make route for the return to Cusco.

  • Duration: 4 days
  • Arrival: Daily
  • Departure: Daily
  • Destinations: Cusco, Cusco City Tour, Sacred Valley Tour, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu

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DESCRIPTION

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OVERNIGHT

Day 1Arrival in Cusco & City tour(L)Cusco
Day 2Sacred Valley & Aguas Calientes(B) (L)Aguas Calientes
Day 3Machu Picchu & Cusco(B)Cusco
Day 4Flight from Cusco(B)———

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Lunch (L)

Dinner (D)

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Cusco

Fly to Cusco this morning and settle in for an afternoon of rest and easy exploration as you begin to adjust to the altitude.

Situated at 3,400 m (11,150 ft), Cusco is a city of whitewashed walls, red-tiled roofs, and soaring churches nestled in a fertile mountain basin.

In the afternoon, your tour will introduce you to the remarkable history of Cusco as demonstrated in its monumental architecture, richly ornamented churches, and present-day Andean cultural practices.

Begin in the UNESCO-recognized historic center. Visit the majestic Cusco Cathedral and the Qoricancha or Temple of the Sun. Then drive into the countryside to see the ruins of Sacsayhuaman, Qenko, Tambomachay, and Pukapukara.

Day 2: Sacred Valley Tour

The Sacred Valley was the spiritual center of the Inca Empire, where all-powerful emperors built private estates, temples, fortifications, and thousands of agricultural terraces.

Join your guide for a jaunt through the Sacred Valley’s remarkable places. Explore the Pisac ruins and shop at the famous artisan market in the village plaza. Scale the heights of Ollantaytambo fortress and be sure to explore the stone-lined streets of the village where water still flows through Inca-built channels.

After this tour, you will take a train to Aguas Calientes!

Day 03: Machu Picchu

For 400 years, the “lost city of the Incas” remained hidden atop a mountain ridge until it was revealed to the world on the pages of National Geographic in 1911.

Your day begins with an early morning bus trip up to the ruins. Your tour guide will lead you on an unforgettable walk through Machu Picchu’s stone-lined paths, along the terrace edges, to the base of structures that testify to the extraordinary skill of its builders.

After snapping some final photos, board the shuttle bus back to town and go to train station for your return to Cusco.

Optional: Hike Huayna Picchu to get a bird’s eye view of the ruins or take the Machu Picchu Mountain hike to appreciate more of the surrounding scenery. Permits are limited and must be booked in advance, so let us know asap if you’re up for the challenge.

Day 04: Flight to Lima

Today you will depart for the airport, for your flight to Lima and journey home.

Flight to your next destination!

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  • Clean transportation
  • Comfortable seats
  • Professional drivers
  • Transportation for solo customers or couples
  • Transportation for small groups
  • Transportation for large groups

Train to/from Machu Picchu: Expedition

  • Panoramic windows to enjoy the views of the surrounding valleys
  • Small snack included on board
  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Included in budget & 3 star packages unless otherwise requested

Train to/from Machu Picchu: Vistadome

  • Full visibility panoramic windows to enjoy the views of the surrounding valleys
  • Adjustable leather seats
  • Small snack included on board
  • Andean culture show (return only)
  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Included in 4 and 5 star packages unless otherwise requested

Included

Included

  • All accommodation in stated hotels
  • Breakfast at all hotels
  • All meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tours stated in the itinerary with English speaking guides
  • Transfers and entrance fees
  • Domestic flights (quoted separately from Land Package cost)

Not Included

  • International flights
  • Lunches and dinners (unless specified otherwise)
  • Gratuity

Pricing

Land Package

All prices listed below are per passenger and cover only the land-based portion of the trip. Flights not included.

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PRICE

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT

Economic USD $ 690.00 /person

Double Occupancy

USD $ 880.00 /person

Single Occupancy

Standard USD $ 795.00 /person

Double Occupancy

USD $ 995.00 /person

Single Occupancy

Comfort USD $ 1,080.00 /person

Double Occupancy

USD $ 1,380.00 /person

Single Occupancy

Luxury USD $ 1,555.00 /person

Double Occupancy

USD $ 2,255.00 /person

Double Occupancy

Flights

The flights have extra cost outside the land package, you have the option to request for a quote with our company, we will try to get you the best prices possible!

For the quote, we need the exact flight dates and the number of people!

Flight Route

  • Lima – Cusco
  • Cusco – Lima







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