Machu Picchu by Train

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USD$ 300 Important: This payment corresponding at the 50% of the total value of the tour or package.

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Starting Altitude

2750m / 8920ft.

Walking Distance

45km / 29 miles

Highest Altitude

4215m / 13,780ft.

Coldest Night

Days 2 and 3 around 0º Celsius

Overall Difficulty

Overall Difficulty


Travel to Machu Picchu by train, an extraordinary adventure in the wonder of the world “Machu Picchu”.
Machu Picchu Inca citadel beautiful built in the fifteenth century by Inca Pachacutec, this impressive archaeological monument was considered a royal hacienda destined to the cult of the gods and a challenge to the ruling skills builder, built as a refuge for the elite of the Inca aristocracy, is considered one of the seven wonders of the world since 2007 and is located at 2430 meters altitude in the Urubamba river valley, visiting this place is for you an unforgettable experience ever imagined.


Day 1: Machu Picchu tour with a Vistadome de-luxe train with reserved seats

Transfer from your hotels at 5.45 am to Poroy Train Station. (Train leave at 06:40 am) The train ride consists of spectacular views in this wonderful land of the Incas, (this train has big panoramic windows) amazing landscapes of mountains and valleys, Inca farming terraces on both sides of the valley, snow capped mountains and sub-tropical jungle near the Ceja de Selva. From Pachar the sacred Vilcanota river will be our companion until arrival at Aguas Calientes (2040m) well known as Machu Picchu Pueblo. Your guide will meet you at the train station and transfer you to the bus for 25 minutes to Machu Picchu. A guided tour of Machupicchu “The Old Sacred Mountain” takes approx 2 hrs and then you have some free time for photos.

Machupicchu, the lost city of the Incas, where the last emperors, priests and priestesses took refuge and where the empire survived for 40 years after the arrival of the Spaniards. Secret and mysterious citadel from the time of Pachacutec Inca Yupanqui (IX-Inca`s Dinasty) emperor, his presumed constructor. Then apparently its existence was even well-known only by the authorities and the priests of the Tawantinsuyo “The four lands of the empire”. Machu Picchu prodigy of architecture of aesthetic recklessness and by the magestic and harmony of its forms, by the impeccable organization of its terraces, stairs, buildings, patios, passages that are set up in this nest of condors, surrounded by mountains, between the mountain range and the forest like but the extraordinary constructive feat of the pre-Hispanic man. The bus ticket down to Aguas Calientes town. Return by Vistadome Train to Poroy Cusco or train to Ollantaytambo then Private Bus to Cusco. Arriving to Plaza Recocijo near Cusco`s main Plaza de Armas approximately 8.15 pm.

Lunch in MachuPicchu or Aguas Calientes: not included. (we rec to bring a snack and drinks).

Accommodation: not included. (we can also arrange an accommodation in Aguas Calientes and organize your train return on the second day,so you have a full day to enjoy at Machupicchu citadel).


Our service includes:

  • Transfer at 05:45 am from your hotels to Poroy or Ollanta Train Station.
  • Vistadome train ticket from Poroy / Ollanta to Aguas Calientes.
  • Bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu (30 minutes).
  • Admission ticket for Machu Picchu sanctuary.
  • Guided tour in English 2 hours approximately (2 hrs free time to explore in your own) Small group 6-14 person, experienced tour guide.
  • Bus from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes.
  • Vistadome train ticket return to Cusco / Ollanta and Private bus to Cusco (includes snacks and Dance Presentation).
  • Transfer from station to your hotel.

Does not include:

  • Lunch drinks or snacks.
  • Lunch at the Hotel Sanctuary near Machupicchu US$ 40.00 p/person (Bring snacks or packed lunch).
  • Packed Lunch at B&B viajeros US$ 10.00 p/person (Vegetarian packed lunch upon request).

How to book

How to book

To reserve your spot on the trail with travel one expeditions, each person must pay a deposit of $200.00 and then pay the rest at our office in Cusco two days before your trek beings. To get the student discount, please send us a scan of both sides of your student card through email at the time you wish to reserve your spot. The only one Accepted by Peruvian Government is the International ISIC card.
To make your deposit, please pay through our Paypal account by clicking the “Pay Now” button below.


Deposit for Hike

Instructions to send the warranty payment
Send your payment by:
1. Western Union you must send the payment with the name of our Agency Manager, please do not send the payment with other name.
With Western Union, you can send and get money quickly at any of our 117.000 agents or offices all over the world. Check on internet look for the nearest office of Western Union, ask for International sendings cashier, then you will get a form and you have to fill it in.
Complete the form.
Ensure you get the form to fill it in.
The payement is in american dollars and write the amount in letters.
Then write in numbers the amount you will send.

Copy the receptionist information as follows:

  • Name: Edgar
  • Surname: Tito Peralta
  • Identity Number: 23993399
  • Adrress: Urb san Borja baja L-17
  • City: Cusco
  • Country: Peru

Do not forget to fill in your personal information. Pay to the cashier the amount you will send plus the charge of sending. You will be asked to display your identification. Once the deposit is done you will be given a bill that includes your MTCN: (Money Transfer Control Number).
Send us a mail indicating the amount you are sending and the MTCN, we will confirm the transference by e-mail,
Or by phone. (051-084-261631) then we will proceed to make all the payments.
We send an e-mail confirm the transference and re-confirm your reserves.
Huaynapicchu Climbing. – You need to book in advance too as the Inca trail because it has a limit capacity of 400 people per day which is divided in to 2 shifts. The first shift is at 7 am, and the second one at 10 am, each shift allows 200 people.
The climb is 50 minutes to an hour, it is a bit narrow but safe, the view of Machu picchu is breathtaking,The sun gate, Urubamaba valley and river.The Price is $70 us dollars.


  • A small day pack with water to drink.
  • Comfortable shoes or runners.
  • Camera and rain jacket or poncho.
  • A fleece or jacket, basic toiletries.
  • Hat for the sun , sunscream, insect repelent for mosquitoes.
  • Some extra money for lunch, snacks and souvenirs.


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