Machupicchu Full Day

Important information

Level of difficulty

1 - EASY




Without accomodation


2 400 m.a.s.l. (normal) - 3 400 m.a.s.l. (maximum)

Group size

10 people (maximum)


12 - 24 °C


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Visiting Machu Picchu is a unique experience, one that you would not like to miss any details when you embark on this tour to visit Machu Picchu via train from Ollantaytambo we will describe you all the details.

 we will start in the early hours of the morning and depending with our train departure time to Machu Picchu we will get to Ollantaytambo at 3:30 a.m. (if our train departs at 5:00 a.m.) or if our train departs a little later we will depart Cusco at 4:30 a.m. (if our train departs at 6.40 a.m.) so you can direct yourself to the train station, in the village of Ollantaytambo.

In this village we will take the train which will direct us for two hours until we arrive at the village of Machu Picchu or Aguas Calientes approximately (the arrival to this destination depends on the hour you have acquired) on our arrival to the train station we will be received by our transfer which will direct us to our hotel in order to reunite with our tour guide, who will accompany us in Machu Picchu.

Afterwards we will direct ourselves to take the bus that will take us to the Incan Citadel of Machu Picchu. This journey will take an approximation of 30 minutes. Following this journey we will rejoin the group alongside the guide, where will we have a guided tour that will last 2 hours through the New World Wonder, Machu Picchu, after this time we will be granted some free time in order to enjoy the Incan citadel of Machu Picchu on your own behalf.

Continuing with our itinerary and with coordination of the guide, we will direct ourselves to the village of Machu Picchu in order to have lunch (lunch not included in the tour) and depending on our train return time time to Ollantaytambo we will make our way to the train station.

On our arrival at the Ollantaytambo train station, our transfer will be waiting for us at the exit located in the train station to get to our bus and return to the city of Cusco, our arrival to Cusco will depend on our return train schedule from the village of Machu Picchu in case we you board the train which departs at 14:55 hrs you will be arriving into the city of Cusco at approximately 19:00 hrs and in case your return trail will be at  14:30 you will be arriving at around 18:30 hrs in Ollantaytambo.

When we arrive in Cusco, our transportation will dispatch us in Plaza San Francisco and with this, finalise our tour of Machu Picchu full day.


In order to get to Machu Picchu there only exists one form of access via rail, however, many tourists who visit Machu Picchu do not use this form of access, in this day and age many prefer to walk and appreciate the beautiful landscapes and climate that this zone of Peru has to offer us, there exists routes such as Machu Picchu By Car, Inca Trail and Salkantay Trekking which connects the tourists to Machu Picchu.


  • Route: By train.
  • Duration: 1 Day.
  • Departures: Daily
  • Type of trip: Adventure and culture
  • Suitable for: Travellers with little time.
  • Departure and return time: 03:40 am – 22:40 pm approximately
  • Climate: The temperature is warm and humid during the day and cool at night. The temperature ranges between 12 and 24 degrees.



  • Departure Time: 3:30 or 4:30 hrs
  • Duration by car: Approximately 2 hours of travel to Ollantaytambo train station
  • Travel time by train: Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calientes: 2:00 hrs
  • Altitude reached: 2,800 mts


In the morning we will collect you at 3:30 or 4:30 hrs from your hotel

Then we will board our mobility, to the town of Ollantaytambo, here we will be arriving average 5:30 to 6:30 am, the train will leave at 6:40 am

From this point the trip continues with the beautiful landscape – climates that make these landscapes a paradise within the majestic snow-capped peaks and making this place a tropical climate. We will continue our route on the railroad, until we reach the town of Aguas Calientes, at the train station a person with our names will be waiting for us.


Now that you have rejoined the group and the guide we will direct ourselves to Our guide will now direct us to the consettur bus station, in order to make our way to Machu Picchu.


Entering in order to visit the “Citadel of Machu Picchu” in the first shift, the guided tour will be from 9 am-10:00am our guide will have the opportunity to explain and let you know the history of Machu Picchu in the most important points, after you have guided, you will have free time to learn more about our Wonder of the World. At 12:00 pm at the latest, you will have to return to the town of Aguas Calientes, 30 minutes on the consettur bus. You will have free time in the town of Aguas Calientes, village of Machu Picchu where you can enjoy your lunch and get to know the town more. Your train will leave at 14:30 or 18:20 pm, however, you need to be 30 minutes before at the station to board your train with the final destination being Ollantaytambo. Finally you will arrive at the Ollantaytmbo station, there will be somebody waiting for you who will direct you to the bus that will take you to the city of Cusco, arriving at approximately 18:30 (if you leave Machu Picchu village at 14:30 hrs) or at 21:50 hrs (if you depart Aguas Calientes 18:20 hrs).


On our arrival to the city of Cusco our transport will leave us in the Plaza of San Francisco and with this, the Machu Picchu full day tour via train will be finalised.


  • Pick up from your hotel in Cusco.
  • Bus Cusco – Ollantaytambo (return journey)
  • Professional Guide in Machu Picchu (English and Spanish)
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
  • Return bus consettur
  • Return Tourist train ticket (Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu village and Machu Picchu Village – Ollantaytambo)



  • Entrance ticket to the hot springs
  • Food and drink
  • Entrance ticket to WaynaPicchu or Mountain Machu Picchu



  • Bring your original document of identity (Passport, Student Card or DNI)
  • Wear sneakers or light shoes or tennis shoes
  • Drink plenty of fluids on your excursions
  • Raincoat (long poncho) in rainy season
  • Long sleeve shirts, Long pants
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen, Binoculars, Sun glasses, plastic bags
  • Medicine and / or personal items (contact lens liquid)
  • Camera or camcorder / movies
Machu picchu
full day
Before $290
Price $260 por persona
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