Machu Picchu Eco-Journey 2D
|Trip name: Machu Picchu Eco-Journey|
|Trip Length: 2 Days|
|Type service: Group Tour||Type itinerary: Customize|
|Destinations: Mandor Valley, Machu Picchu|
|Activities: Cultural & History / Trekking & Walking|
|Difficulty / Physical Activity
** Moderately – Easy – 1-3 hours physical activity daily
** Moderate to superior-class accommodations, combined with basic accommodations or camping
Highlight: Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu Citadel, Wayna Picchu, Sun Gate, Delicious dinner, Mandor Valley Bird watching, orchids and birds
Experience contemplative walks to Mandor Valley
Walk along the river the trail contrast between the mountain cloud forest and the elfin forest, as well as the interesting variation in trees, orchids and birds, two-hours walk along the Vilcanota River follows the railroad tracks into the Mandor Valley, inhabited by varied and fascinating birdlife, including cock-of-the-rock, speckle-faced parrots and green jays; relax and bathe under a secluded waterfall, before walking back to the hotel in the shadow of Machu Picchu.
Airport Transfer when you arrive to Cusco before trip departure
Machupicchu Kingdom of the Incas Empire, services begin with a transfer to your hotel. Our representative will meet with you at Cusco Airport and escort you to your hotel.
Day 1 – Train to Aguas Calientes & Mandor Valley Bird watching
Pick from the Hotel for your Excursion to Machu Picchu 2 Day, early transfer to the nearby train station to Poroy for the train journey to the mysterious lost city of Machu Picchu, the train ride to Machu Picchu is one of the most beautiful journeys that visitors can experience in our country. The trip offers a great natural, so many staggering views of the Andes and a jungle atmosphere after descending to the (2000m/6560ft). After around 3 ½ hours, we will have arrived in Aguas Calientes, transfer to the Hotel after check in.
Lunch in Aguas Calientes at Indio Feliz Restaurant
Mandor Valley Bird watching; after lunch you’ll visit Mandor Valley; we walk along the Vilcanota River following the railroad tracks into the Mandor Valley to visit its waterfall. The valley is inhabited by varied and fascinating birdlife, including Speckle-faced Parrots and Green Jays, and we have opportunity to find Cock-of-the-Rock. We will relax and perhaps bathe under the waterfall before walking back to the hotel in the shadow of Machu Picchu
Overnight at Aguas Calientes Hotel
- Meals included: Lunch
Day 2 – Full Day Machu Picchu & Back to Cusco
Breakfast at the hotel; full day Excursion to Machu Picchu from Aguas Calientes, early transfer at 5:30am to the Bus Stop for the short ride (25 minutes) up to the citadel of Machu Picchu. Upon arrival, you will participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial (the most important preserved Intihuatana), the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows, houses, warehouses, a large central square; and all connected by narrow roads and steps that are surrounded by terraces cut into the mountain side. After the tour you’ll have time to stroll around the Archaeological Site at your leisure.
Then, you will have time to perform some of the following activities by yourself (not included in the price):
- Climb to Wayna Picchu; for the most adventurous people, we suggest to go up the Wayna Picchu from where you can appreciate the immensity of Machu Picchu, even more amazing being high and distant.
- Walk to Sun Gate; opportunity to walk (approx. 1 hour) up to the Sun Gate (Inti Punku)
Lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge Restaurant in Machu Picchu (included in the price)
Train back to Cusco: In the afternoon you’ll return to the train station in Aguas Calientes for the trip back to Cusco – train departure to Cusco; upon arrival to Cusco reception and transfer to the Hotel
Overnight at Cusco Hotel
- Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Depart Cusco – Our representative will assist you and transfer to the airport and say goodbye.
All mentioned land transport (bus, etc.), Hotel accommodation with breakfast, entrance to parks and cultural sights, guided visits and mentioned excursions, English/Spanish speaking guide to accompany visits and excursions, all transfers, meals as indicated in the itinerary, Train tickets Expedition Class.
Services not included
International airfares, domestic flights, airport departure (US$ 30 per person for international flights and US$ 6.5 for national flights) taxes or visa fees, excess baggage charges, additional nights during the trip due to flight cancellations, alcoholic beverages or bottled water, snacks, insurance of any kind, laundry, phone calls, radio calls or messages, reconfirmation of flights and items of personal nature, personal equipment, obligatory personal insurance and meals which are not mentioned, Entrance fee to Wayna Picchu Mountain.
Hotels to use for this Package
|City||Tourist Class||Superior Tourist Class|
|Aguas Calientes||Hotel Hanaqpacha Inn Machu Picchu
Hotel La Cabaña Machu Picchu
Hotel Inti Wiñaywayna Machu Picchu
|Hotel Hatun Inti Classic Machu Picchu
Casa Andina Classic Machu Picchu
Hotel Ferre Machu Picchu