Day 1: Cusco – Sacred Valley of the Incas – Aguas Calientes/ Machu Picchu (B, L)
Stop At: Sacred Valley of the Incas, 0051 Peru
In the morning at around 8.00 we pick you up and take our bus towards the Sacred Valley where the Incas once built important cities like Pisac and Ollantaytambo. These spectacular towns are built in harmony with the nature and always surrounded by an incredible landscape. We will visit the archaeological complex of Pisac and enjoy a nice buffet lunch in Urubamba. After lunch we will continue to Ollantaytambo where we explore its Inka ruins. For the visits we’ll make use of the tourist ticket “Boleto Turistico Parcial”. After visiting the Inca ruins you take the train at 19.00pm to Aguas Calientes, the town near Machu Picchu where you’ll spend the night.
Duration: 1 day
Accommodation included: Accommodation in basic Hotels / Backpacker Hostels ; Double room
Day 2: Machu Picchu – Cusco (B)
Stop At: Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Peru
Early in the morning we take our bus or walk up to Machu Picchu to explore the fascinating Inca city. We will join a guided tour for around 2,5 hours and after that you will have free time for your own explorations, to capture these unforgettable moments on your camera and feel and enjoy the special atmosphere of this sacred place. Optional you can climb the Huayna Picchu (US$ 14.00 extra) at 10.00 am or 7.00am. You can also go back Aguas Calientes earlier to do some shopping, get a good lunch or take a bath in the hot springs. In the evening at 18.45pm you take the train back to Ollantaytambo. From tere we return to Cusco by bus where we’ll arrive in the evening and you will have time to go out and enjoy your last night in Cusco.
Duration: 1 day
No accommodation included on this day.