Tour to Machu Picchu 1 Day
4 hours Vistadome deluxe train ride approx into this spectacular land of the Incas, amazing views of valleys, Inca farming terraces, snow capped mountains, and sub-tropical jungle near the low Jungle. Aguas Calientes is set in 2,000 mts, then a shuttle bus will transport you to the top 2,400 mts back into the fantastic history to this magic place, sacred and mysterious town without name known as Machu-Picchu.
Train: Vistadome Train by Peru Rail
Discover the magic journey to Machu Picchu by boarding the VISTADOME CLASS TRAIN
The Vistadome is the ideal train for those who want to be in contact with the environment and appreciate the wonderful journey to Machu Picchu.
The Journey by Vistadome train connect your senses through a sophisticated and sensory travel experience with the best comfort and quality service.
The Vistadome Class Train is surrounded by glass, in cars with large panoramic windows on the side and ceiling, offering incomparable scenic views and numerous opportunities to capture amazing pictures.
The Vistadome train has a different service, which allows the visitor to be immersed in the Andean culture through its landscapes, music, dance, and even food, carefully prepared with local ingredients.
The Vistadome train provides travelers with on board personalized and first-class service to give them an unforgettable once in a lifetime experience. It also has air conditioning and heating, leather seats that adjust the body to provide comfort and relaxation during the entire trip.
Return trips on the Vistadome Train also offer an onboard fashion show, featuring the exclusive baby alpaca wool collection with the latest trends in alpaca apparel, all available for sale. As an added bonus, you can enjoy live dances inspired by the ancient culture of the Andes. Passengers also receive a snack made from local ingredients, so you can get the full Andean experience through our cuisine. The trip also includes non-alcoholic beverages for your onboard refreshment.
IMPORTANT TO BRING :
Original ISIC student card if applicable
We recommend that you bring:
A good-quality (and small) daypack. Maximum allowed in Machu Picchu is 25 liters, but the smaller the better
Long-sleeved shirts to prevent sunburn
Sun protection (sunscreen/sun hat/sunglasses)
Rainwear or poncho for the rainy season (December to April). Please note that it can still rain during the dry season
Camera with extra batteries
Extra money for drinks and tips, souvenirs
Toiletries / toilet paper / small towel
Optional: Personal medical kit. Disinfectant, aspirin, stomach tablets, medicine to avoid altitude sickness, etc
Optional: Bathing suit for hot springs in Aguas Calientes
Summary: Tour to Machu Picchu with Vistadome Train in 1 Day
At 6:30 am pick up and transfer from your hotel to Poroy Train Station. (Train leaves at 7:35 am)
The Vistadome deluxe train ride consists of spectacular views in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Inca farming terraces, snow capped mountains, and sub-tropical jungle near the low Jungle.
At 10:52 am, your guide will meet you at the train station, you will have a few minutes to get some lunch if you like and then a shuttle will take you from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu taking 30 minutes
At 12:00 pm you will enter Machu Picchu for the second session, and have a guided tour of 2 hours of Machu Picchu “The Old Sacred Mountain” and then you have some free time for taking photos, exploring the citadel
At any time with your guide, you can take the shuttle bus back to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes)
At 6:10 pm, return by Vistadome Train to Ollantaytambo and then private van to Cusco. Arriving at your hotel in Cusco approximately at around 10 pm