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Short Inca Trail to Machupicchu 2 days

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    Day 1: Cusco - Km 104 - Chachabamba - Machu Picchu - Aguas Celientes

    Stop At: Inca Trail, Machu Picchu Peru
    We start the tour from your hotel around 4am and drive to Ollantaytambo. From here it’s a 1 hour 30 minute train ride along the Urubamba river from Ollantaytambo (in the highlands) to km 104 at Chachabamba (in the cloud forest). Where we start our hike to Machu Picchu. Our first stop is a beautiful Inca ruin called Chachabamba. After exploring the site we will hike for 4 hours until we arrive at Wiñay Huayna (the place that never gets old). A packed lunch and refreshments will be provided. Later we will continue our hike to the Sun Gate to catch your first glimpse of the Lost City of the Incas - a truly unforgettable sight. From the Sun Gate it’s a one hour downhill walk to the city. We will arrive into Macchu Picchu in the afternoon and will therefore have the unique opportunity of experiencing the city almost empty. We will then take the bus down to Aguas Calientes where we will have dinner and spend the night in a hotel.
    Duration: 7 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: 3-start Hotel Included

    Day 2: Machu Picchu - The Lost City of the Incas

    Stop At: Machu Picchu, 08680, Peru
    We will Wake up early to visit Machu Picchu - the Lost City of the Incas. We will go straight to the line to wait for the first buses going up to Machu Picchu at 5:30 am. On a clear day you can watch the spectacular sun rise over Machu Picchu. This is truly an unforgettable sight. Your guide will take you on a 2 to 3 hour comprehensive tour of the city before leaving you in Machu Picchu to explore on your own or climb either Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain (tickets must be booked as far in advance as possible). Your guide will explain how to take the bus from Machu Picchu back to Aguas Calientes for lunch (not included) and then take the train and bus back to Cusco. The TreXperience Team will meet you off the train and return you safely to your hotel.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Wait at the lobby of your hotel at 4am
    Departure Time
    4:00 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    All tours will finish in Cusco unless special request.
    Inclusions
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • 1x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Pre-departure briefing the night before at 6.30pm
    • Pick up from your hotel
    • Bus ride to Ollantaytambo
    • Bus ride from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
    • Train from Ollantaytambo to Km104 to start the Trek
    • Snacks, Box lunch, water
    • Professional English speaking tour guides
    • Second guide for groups of 8+
    • Dinner at Aguas Calientes in a Local Restaurant
    • 1 night Hotel Aguas Calientes/ Hot shower
    • Medical kit in all our tours
    • Drinkable water
    • Rain Ponchos
    • Expedition train Round trip (Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes)
    • All Taxes included
    • Dinner
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Entry/Admission - Inca Trail
    • Entry/Admission - Machu Picchu
    Exclusions
    • Trekking poles (can be rent from us)
    • First breakfast, last day lunch.
    • Huayna Picchu Mountain (need to be booked in advance)
    • Machu Picchu Picchu Mountain (need to be booked in advance)
    • Tips for our staff: please note that our agency staff is well paid so please feel free to tip as you wish.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We used Trexperience to visit Machu Picchu as part of a bigger group (6 in total). We loved and enjoyed every second of it. Everything was very well organised to the finest detail. We met with the owner a day ahead of our trek who...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank phadji
    Reviewed 27 July 2019

    This is a legit hike that will deepen your appreciation for the Inca people. Our guide, Elisban, is highly educated on Inca history, a naturalist, native, and all-around amazing guide. The Truexperience company went over and above for me and my 16-year-old daughter. I had...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank mdwaterford
    Reviewed 19 July 2019 via mobile

    We signed up for the short Inca Trail with Trexperience. Our experience could not have been better. They were well organized and thought of everything. Our guide, Elisban, was absolutely amazing! He was very knowledgeable, patient, a great photographer and had a great sense of...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank HSSTANDARD
    Reviewed 18 July 2019 via mobile

    We had booked the 2-day short Inca trail to Machu Picchu through a UK travel agent hence had no prior knowledge of TreXperience. It all turned out to be perfect - the people at TreXperience were knowledgable and committed, and went out of their way...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Roving236655
    Reviewed 17 June 2019 via mobile

    Our tour was excellent. It was very well organized and they were very quick to cater to our needs and plan as needed. Our tour guide Ronald was exceptional. Aside from the actual hike, and the beauty of the Andes and Machu Picchu, Ronald made...More

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