Machu Picchu by car, 2 days.-
Price as of 2023:
Group service: US$ 120
We need a prepayment of US$$ 60 via PayPal in advance (once you have filled out the form bellow, we will send you our PayPal account) to buy your Machu Picchu ticket in advance.
Once you have done the prepayment, we will send you a code regarding your ticket for printing online in no more than 48 hours.
The remaining payment will be done in Cusco city a night before your leaving from Cusco city.
Huayna Picchu mountain or Machu Picchu mountain costs an extra: US$ 60 – payment in advance via PayPal.
Discount for students only having a ” valid university student card” until 25 years old: US$ 20.
The most economic option to get to Machu Picchu by bus along the highlands of Cusco area, and the high jungle down to Machu Picchu area.
Machu Picchu by bus, 2 days itinerary:
Day 1: We will pick you up from your accommodation at 5:40 am because the minibus of 21 seats leaves at 6:00 am from Cusco downtown driving 2 hours to Ollantaytambo town for breakfast not included in the service ($8 or 30 soles), afterwards it takes 4 more hours driving to Hydroelectric train station for lunch by 1:00 pm, so you have to walk 10 flat more km along the train rail for three hours to Aguas Calientes town (Machu Picchu town) where a transfer will wait for you actually by the Inca statue in the Main Square to take to the accommodation.
You still have to meet the tour guide for Machu Picchu at dinner time by 7:00 pm or 8:00 pm to explain you about the visiting to Machu Picchu in the next day.
Day 2: On day two you have to wake up very early to have breakfast at 4:00 am the latest in the accommodation or in the restaurant to start walking at 4:30 am for 30 minutes still flat to the bridge where you must show your original passport, and your entrance fee for Machu Picchu.
After this check point, there is a path on the right of the bridge to walk up for one hour to the Machu Picchu check point where your tour guide will be waiting for you, so the guided tour takes “only” 3 hours along the mos important sites in due to regulations to preserve the inside area.
If you want to go the Huayna Picchu mountain you need 2 hours in total, and for the Machu Picchu mountain 4 houra.
Make sure about leaving from Machu Picchu site no later than 12:00 pm or much bettere by 11:00 am, because you still have to walk 3 more hours to Hydrolelectric to take the bus back to Cusco, there two schedules so at 2:00 pm or 3:00 pm, you will be in Cusco by 9:30 pm.