Our Machu Picchu Day Tours is a wonderful way to see one of the New Seventh Wonder of the World. Travel 1 offers you the opportunity to see the marvels of South America as we set the stage for your incredible adventures. Machu Picchu day trip enables you to experience the spectacular citadel of Machu Picchu in just one day with a local tour guide. On our private, all-inclusive Machu Picchu day trip from Cusco you’ll see the breathtaking cloud city of Machu Picchu with roundtrip train tickets from Cusco. Also, you will have a private guided tour of the site and enjoy a delicious complementary lunch at Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel by Inkaterra.
This Machu Picchu Inca Citadel day tour lasts for 16 hours. Every day on our Machu Picchu 1 day tour we leave at 5:45 am. to catch the Number 83 Expedition train, or we can pick you up at 5:05 am to catch the Number 301 Vistadome train. Return to the city of Cusco is at 4:22 pm on the Number 504 Expedition train, or at 4:22 pm on the Number 504 Vistadome train. For this Machu Picchu day tour we have chosen these specific train departure times so that you won’t have to get up real early or arrive back in Cusco very late.
When you explore Machu Picchu on our one day tour you will wonder how people without steel, or wheels, or a written language could have built this stairway to heaven, this pleasure palace for the ages. Machu Picchu is just one reason the Incas must have felt so proud and so secure in their amazing empire that stretched from the Andes to the Amazon.
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Dear customer: If you want to take the Machu Picchu Day Tour from the optional departure point of Poroy train station and back to the same train station, the itinerary is as follows. The N° 33 Expedition train leaves from Poroy at 6:40 am. You would return from Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes on the N° 604 Vistadome train at 5:43 pm. You’ll need to pay an adittional charge of $ 70.00 USD per person. Arrival time in the City of Cusco is around 9:30 pm. We have different train options and train station which you can choose when you visit Machu Picchu. Check avalibility and book now.
For 2019 it is recommended that you book your Machu Picchu 1 day tour as early as possible, especially if you are travelling during the hight season or if you wish to climb up Huayna Picchu Mountain or Machu Picchu Mountain.
If you want additional assistance or transfers on your Machu Picchu Day Trips our team will be happy to help you.
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For visiting Machu Picchu there are many different options. You will find that the easiest way is to travel by train. But there are many more adventurous journeys you could take. In the whole the most famous trek is right here in Cusco Peru. It is the Classic Inca Trail. Alternative treks to Machu Picchu include the Salkantay Trek, the Inca Jungle Trek, the Lares Trek and the Choquequirao Trek. At the same time there are packages available such us Machu Picchu Trips 4 days or Cusco Machu Picchu 5 days.
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Make one day in your life an incredibly special one by taking this Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco. Experience this awesome Cusco Day Tours to Machu Picchu, the Seventh Wonder of the World.
Our team will pick you up early in the morning and take you to the Ollantaytambo train station or the Poroy train station. From here you will ride the Vistadome or Expedition train that will take you along the banks of the sacred Vilcanota River to the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. On the way you will see ancient villages, pristine Mother Nature, snow-capped mountains, the beginning of the Inca Trail, and a vast variety of exotic plants and wildlife in their natural habitats. When you arrive at Machupicchu Pueblo your local guide will meet you at the train station and take you to the bus which you will ride up the mountain to the Citadel of Pachacutec.
Once you arrive at Machu Picchu you will be given a 3 hour private guided tour. You will explore the most important places in the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. First you will visit the House of the Guardian. From there you can see Machu Picchu in all its splendor. You might as well take advantage of this opportunity to snap some amazing photos. You’ll continue on to the incredible Temple of the Sun, the Temple of the High Priest, the Sacred Plaza, and the Ushnu.
After your wonderful tour you will have free time to explore on your own. Later in the afternoon you will return to the town of Machu Picchu Pueblo for lunch at Cafe Inkaterra in Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel. Then you will board the train back to Ollantaytambo or Poroy. From there our private van will take you back to your hotel in Cusco.
Oh my God! Machu Picchu is beautiful beyond words. What a great experience!
The logistics of the trip were seamless. Not too much waiting around anywhere. Lunch was great. But the highlight of it all was Machu Picchu itself. How did they build this magnificent city? And the site that they chose to build it on would be mindblowing even if nothing was built there. I am about ready to go again,. Thank you, Travel 1!
If I could take this tour every day of my life, then my life would be perfect. Everything about it was really sweet. The ride through the Sacred Valley was like a dream. Then the train trip to Machu Picchu was more beautiful still. When we actually arrived at Machu Picchu, I had no more words left to describe it. Travel1 and Machu Picchu—- a winner of a combination.
Wow! This was certainly a fabulous experience. I loved the train ride along the Sacred River of the Incas. The tour was very well organized. So there was really nothing for us to do except marvel at the splendor of the site where the Incas built Machu Picchu, and at their amazing engineering feats.
Smooth as silk is how I would describe this tour. Everything was well planned out and well coordinated. Of course, when the final destination is a spot as wondrous as Machu Picchu, it is hard to go wrong. Besides Machu Picchu, I really enjoyed the train ride along the Urubamba River. And I thought the guide was wonderful too.
I would have to say that this was one of the most awesome experiences in my life. From start to finish this tour was mindblowing. The journey was real smooth and the sights were almost other-worldly. I will never forget that day. I felt like I was in a movie.