2-Day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

2 day

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Pickup Service

Group Tour

The 2-day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is ideal for people with little time, or for those people who did not reserve the full "Classic" Inca Trail on time. The 2-day Inca Trail is a challenge that makes it the perfect place for an unforgettable vacation.

The walk lasts approximately 6 to 7 hours until you reach the Puerta del Sol known as Inti Punku, where you can get the first panoramic views of Machu...
The 2-day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is ideal for people with little time, or for those people who did not reserve the full "Classic" Inca Trail on time. The 2-day Inca Trail is a challenge that makes it the perfect place for an unforgettable vacation.

The walk lasts approximately 6 to 7 hours until you reach the Puerta del Sol known as Inti Punku, where you can get the first panoramic views of Machu Picchu.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: CUSCO - WIÑAYHUAYNA - AGUAS CALIENTES

Pass By: Aguas Calientes, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
We pick you up from your hotel in Cusco to travel for 2 hours to the Ollantaytambo train station. There, we board a train and continued until kilometer 104, where there is the control point of the Inca Trail. We cross the Vilcanota River by a bridge and start the Inca Trail!
The first archeological site to visit is Chachabamba. Then we continue through a mixture of cactus vegetation and a cloud forest to another significant Inca site: Wiñayhuayna. But before arriving, we enjoy the freshness of a local waterfall. Where you have lunch and rest.
Later, we can admire the sunset over Machu Picchu when we arrive at the ‘Inti Punku’ (Sun Gate) before entering to Machu Picchu. However, today is too late to have a guided tour...
Itinerary

Day 1: CUSCO - WIÑAYHUAYNA - AGUAS CALIENTES

Pass By: Aguas Calientes, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Cusco Region
We pick you up from your hotel in Cusco to travel for 2 hours to the Ollantaytambo train station. There, we board a train and continued until kilometer 104, where there is the control point of the Inca Trail. We cross the Vilcanota River by a bridge and start the Inca Trail!
The first archeological site to visit is Chachabamba. Then we continue through a mixture of cactus vegetation and a cloud forest to another significant Inca site: Wiñayhuayna. But before arriving, we enjoy the freshness of a local waterfall. Where you have lunch and rest.
Later, we can admire the sunset over Machu Picchu when we arrive at the ‘Inti Punku’ (Sun Gate) before entering to Machu Picchu. However, today is too late to have a guided tour of this overwhelming Inca city, so we slowly descend to the town of Aguas Calientes enjoying the beautiful surrounding landscape along the way. We spend the night in a comfortable hotel in Aguas Calientes.

Meals included:
• Lunch: The box lunch includes:

Quinoa chaufa; Small fruit juice; Apple; Granadilla; Lemon candy; Raisins with peanuts.
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Hostel in Aguas Calientes town (1 night)

Day 2: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO

Stop At: Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu Peru
We wake up early in the morning to have breakfast and continue walking along the Inca Trail for approximately 2 hours to the mysterious city of Machu Picchu, where we get the best photos of sunrise in the morning. Then, our tour guide shows us the Inca city and explains its history and its purposes. After the guided tour, we have free time to explore Machu Picchu on your own.
The 2-day Inca Trail ends with a train trip to Ollantaytambo, from where the transfer take you on a van back to Cusco.
After the visit you have time to lunch and then take the train back to Ollantaytambo, where the driver will be waiting for you to take you to Cusco. We arrive to Cusco at 18:00 hours
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
  • Private transportation
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Snack Bag.
  • 1x Lunch
  • 1x Dinner
  • Accommodation: hostel (1 night).
  • Pre-trek briefing with your Tour Guide.
  • Transfer by private vehicle to the railway station at Ollantaytambo.
  • Experienced bilingual Tour Guide.
  • A train round trip (Expedition Service) between Ollantaytambo and Aguas Calientes.
  • Tourist transport from Ollantaytambo to Cusco.
  • 1x Breakfast
Not Included
  • Entrance fee to Huayna Picchu Mountain ($80)
  • A shuttle bus between Aguas Calientes and Machu Picchu ($12 one way or $24 a round trip).
  • Breakfast on the first day and lunch in Aguas Calientes Town on the second day.
  • Tips to local staff (it is a custom to give tips in Peru, however, it is not obligatory).
  • Travel insurance.
  • Other extras not mentioned.
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel,

Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.