Highlights: Aguas Calientes Town, Machu Picchu Sanctuary, Wayna Picchu, Puerta del Sol, Mandor Valley Bird and orchid observation.
Highlight the Valley of Mandor highly recommended:
Walk along the sacred river, the contrast of the path in front of the mountain mesophilic forest and the dwarf forest, as well as the interesting variation of trees, orchids and birds, of two hours of walking along the Vilcanota river follows the tracks of the railway to the Mandor Valley, you will find a variety of birds, including rupicola, spotted parrots and green jays; relax and bathe under a waterfall of natural and isolated formation, then we return to the hotel in the shadow of Machu Picchu.
Machupicchu Kingdom of the Incas Empire, the services begin with all the assistance when our representative meets with you at the Cusco airport and will make the contact to accompany you to your hotel.
Cusco Airport Transfer
Depends on your flight’s arrival time
Two days of excursion to Machu Picchu; Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco and we will move to the train station, to enjoy a 3 ½ hour train ride to the town of Aguas Calientes, this trip is one of the most beautiful tours that visitors can experience. The trip offers a great variety of natural landscapes of the Andes to later change to a jungle environment, we descend to (2000m / 6560ft). After 3 and a half hours, we will have arrived at the town of Aguas Calientes, transfer to the hotel scheduled to do the respective check-in process.
After lunch in Aguas Calientes Indio Feliz Restaurant, we will visit the Mandor Valley, famous and highly recommended for bird watching; It has some wonderful waterfalls of natural formation. The valley is inhabited by varied and fascinating birds, such as green parrots, and if we are very lucky we can find the famous Gallito de las Rocas. Rest and perhaps bathe under the waterfall before returning to our hotel, scheduled in the town of Aguas Calientes, where we will spend a magical night.
Night of accommodation in Aguas Calientes.
• Meals included: Lunch
Buffet breakfast at the hotel, to enjoy the sunrise at the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu; Very early transfer at 5:30 to the bus station for the short trip (25 minutes) to the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu and be the first to enjoy the great sunrise in Machu Picchu, feel the energies and the great mystery that the Inca citadel. In the company of your expert guide, you will participate in a guided tour of the Complex or Sacred City, visiting the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the most important known as Intihuatana, important for its great handling for Inca astronomy, It is in a good state of preservation, it generates a lot of impact on our visitors, the Temple of the Three Windows, houses, warehouses, the great central square; and the entire urban area with narrow passages that are surrounded by terraces or platform systems that give greater strength to the mountain. After the excursion, you will have time to walk through the archaeological places or sites that have most impressed you, taking the photo perhaps as the most important proof of your visit to this new wonder of the planet, the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu.
Then, some of the following activities are suggested to do on your own (not included in the price):
1. Ascent to the Mountain of Wayna Picchu; For the more adventurous, we suggest you make the ascent to the Sacred Mountain of Wayna Picchu from where you can appreciate the immensity of the Sanctuary, thus achieving the best of your experiences.
2. Make the walk to Puerta del Sol; opportunity to walk (approx. 1 hour) to Puerta del Sol (Inti Punku).
After the visit we have our lunch at the Sanctuary Lodge Machu Picchu restaurant, then take the bus down according to the scheduled time to take the return train.
According to the time on our ticket we go to the Aguas Calientes train station to take the train back to the city of Cusco upon arrival at the Poroy station, we have contact with our staff, reception and transfer to your Hotel in Cusco .
Night of accommodation in Cusco.
• Food: Breakfast, Lunch
The next day, Depart from Cusco – Our representative will help you in your transfer to the airport, thank you for your visit, end of our services.