Machu Picchu budget with expeditions train
Full Day Tour
If you are looking for an adventure on your way to Machu Picchu at an unbeatable price, on a train with all the onboard comforts you could ask for, the PeruRail Expedition train has just what you need.
The train cars of the PeruRail Expedition train are steeped in the designs of Incan culture, making them the perfect way to start your trip to the Machu Picchu citadel. The PeruRail Expedition gives you the chance to take in the unbelievable scenery and take incredible panoramic pictures of a journey unlike any other.
You will be waited on by a highly-trained staff member for the duration of your trip. Additionally, you will be able to enjoy a Food and Beverage service for sale, where you will find a wide variety of top quality products. You can find the catalogue here.
Departures are scheduled everyday, with a variety of schedules and frequencies.
PeruRail Wifi: Free WiFi available for the exclusive use of our passengers at Poroy, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu Station.
At 05:30 am we will pick you up from your hotel to drive over the Sacred Valley mountains morning sun rise over the Andes driving for 1 hour and 30 minutes, arriving to Ollantayatmbo Train station to aboard the train at 07:15 am train departure at 7:44 am for one hour and 45 minutes at your arrival to Machu Picchu train station our tour guide will be waiting for you with your name to head to the bus station, shuttle bus 30 minutes to the entry of Machu Picchu, entry to discover the most impressive Inca citadel.
History will be part of your adventure by our tour guide for almost 3 hours with enough time to enjoy, after the tour early afternoon back to town to walk around (hot springs optional bring your bathing suit); train from Machu Picchu town departure 17:30 pm to arrive to Ollantaytambo after one hour and a half our transportations is waiting for you to head back to Cusco finish the tour at your hotel.
INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
- Private ground transportation
- Professional tour guide
- Meals lunch and dinner
- Drinks wine and alcoholic drink on the train
- Entrance to Machu Picchu
- Personal attention
What you’ll need to bring and carry
- Backpack & daypack
- – 8 c sleeping bag
- Hiking boots ( runners shoes are not recommended )
- Walking poles
- Warm clothes: layers for variable temperatures especially at night.
- Flash light:
- Camera and extra film & batteries
- Sun protection: sunscreen: sun hat: sunglasses
- Thermals: wool socks: and woolen hat for cold nights:
- Insect repellent:
- Rain poncho: a good rain jacket:
- Toiletries / toilet paper / small towel
- Bathing clothes for the hot springs.
- Gloves / scarf: trekking pants or similar.
- Water bottle: water purifying tablets:
- Personal medical kit:
- Original passport and original isic student card if applicable:
- Extra money for souvenirs, drinks & tips
Machu Picchu Facts during the time since Machu Picchu Peru was discovered scientifically by Hiram Bingham the world witness the discovery of one of the most amazing Inca citadel named Machu Picchu, after many years working to excavate at every single sector we haven’t finish yet. We keep on learning every day about when? How? And who did it, now a days evidences are showing about the amount of people living to build a developed place an royal society and the main reason why Machu Picchu was built located in the most remote area of the Peruvian Andes.
Machu Picchu travel had started with the first tours taken by Hiram Bingham until now a days most Machu Picchu Tours are offer for everyone who is coming to visit Machu Picchu citadel, Machu Picchu Mountain Huayna Picchu or Sun Gate, Machu Picchu is Located in the cloud forest between the Amazon and the Andes highlands, the only way to get there during the Inca Period was the worlds famous Inca Trail or well known as Inca Trail To Machu Picchu 4 days 3 nights, the fourth day early morning hike to see the first and the most impressive scenery of Machu Picchu the famous Machu Picchu Sun Gate.
Most companies are offering many optional Machu Picchu hike just like Cusco to Machu Picchu day trips such as multiple days from Cusco to Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu trip, hotels near Machu Picchu are located, Machu Picchu town 9.5 kilometers distance from Machu Picchu City Location which two ways to get to Machu Picchu archeological site two hour Trekking to Machu Picchu or 30 minutes shuttle bus to Machu Picchu either way ends right at the check point to start the Incan Ruins of Machu Picchu exploring with the Machu Picchu guided tour for more than 4 hours according to your preferences at Qosqo Expeditions we have our travel executives and professional tour guides to make unique an unforgettable experiences find the itinerary that fits on your Machu Picchu vacation Planner.
Peru Travel information
When to travel to Peru? Considering that Peru is categorized as one of the 17 megadiverse countries on earth, you have a variety of climates and seasons to consider. That being said, you can visit Peru year-round depending on where you would like to visit. However, if you are looking to explore the Amazonian rainforest or traverse through the Andes Mountains, many travelers choose to avoid the rainy season which runs from November to March with its peak between January and February. Visiting from April through October lands you in the generally dry winter season, which is an excellent time to visit Machu Picchu, experience a world-class trek, traverse the exotic Amazon Rain forest not to mention the other amazing destinations Peru has to offer. Speak with a Qosqo Expeditions Designer today to discover the best time for you to experience a luxury tour of Peru.
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Lima, Peru`s Capital City
Peru`s Population: Approx. 31 million
Official Languages: Spanish, Quechua, Aymara
Official Currency: Peruvian Sol
12 designated UNESCO sites