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Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco

From US$ 351.00
Highlights
  • Travel from Cusco to Machu Picchu by train in just one day
  • Entrance fees included so your ticket is guaranteed
  • Views of the towering Andes Mountains from the train windows
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Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco
From US$ 351.00
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Vistadome Train OptionMost Popular
Day trip to Machu Picchu from Cusco. Includes entrance fee, bus ticket to the citadel from Aguas Calientes and roundtrip transportation on the Vistadome option train.
US$ 401.00
Expedition Train Option
Day trip to Machu Picchu from Cusco. Includes entrance fee, bus ticket to the citadel from Aguas Calientes and roundtrip transportation on the Expedition option train.
US$ 351.00
The 360 Train Option
Day trip to Machu Picchu from Cusco. Includes entrance fee, bus ticket to the citadel from Aguas Calientes and roundtrip transportation on the newest and panoramic 360 Train Option to Machu Picchu.
US$ 401.00
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Overview
Visit Machu Picchu by train on a full-day trip from Cusco that takes the hassle out of exploring the spectacular Inca site. Pre-booking a tour ensures you’ll have a ticket for the UNESCO World Heritage Site, where daily visitor numbers are capped, and you’ll explore the sprawling site with a guide. When booking, choose from a variety of train options, from budget-friendly to more modern.
What to Expect
Start the day with early morning pickup from select hotels in Cusco and ride to the train station. Train options, which you can select when booking, include Expedition, The Voyager, Vistadome, and the newest 360 Train. The basic Expedition train is upholstered with traditional indigenous fabrics, while The Voyager features plush chairs with tables at each pair of seats.

Traveling in Vistadome, you’ll have glass on all sides and above your head, great for taking in the full scale of the massive peaks. The newest option, the 360 Train, also has panoramic glass and updated, comfortable seats.

On arrival at Machu Picchu, you'll continue to the ruins on a small bus for a 2-hour guided tour that explores ancient stairways, delicate carvings, and sweeping views. Afterward, enjoy some independent time to snap photos or just relax, finishing the day with the beautiful return trip to Cusco.
Reviews (786)
1 - 5 of 63 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Great way to see Machu Picchu

Viajes Pacifico has this down to a tee. You are well taken care of and the guides are excellent. We had Jamie and he was awesome! He was so knowledgeable about Machu Picchu and made sure we did not get stuck in crowds. We had...More

Thank TenoreoTraveler
Reviewed 5 days ago
One day is not enough

Leave Cusco to Aguascalientes and stay there overnight. Get on the first buses up to Machu Picchu first thing the next morning. This way you’ll be part of a smaller group of tourists arriving. Should you go later in the morning there will be masses...More

1  Thank Kieran W
Reviewed 1 week ago
The Bucket List Just Got Shorter

This is a place if you've never been to, you need to be there. First -- it's beautiful. Second, it's stunning. Third, it gives you a whole new appreciation of what was achieved by what was believed by the conquistadors of Spain to be a...More

Thank StephenM465
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
It's amazing what the Incas did but it's a shame what now the locals are doing...

This attraction is simply amazing, something out of this world but it is a shame what the actual park administration is doing. Right now the only way to get up there is by taking a bus, where the line is about 1,5 hours to get...More

6  Thank JST_Chile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Magnificant Machu Picchu

It was in Sept. 2018 that I took a tour to Lima, Peru which included Machu Picchu. If you haven't been to MP, make it your bucket list. Seeing this 7th Wonders of the World in person is beyond the lens of photography. Beautiful, magnificent,...More

Thank Enya214
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16 October 2018|
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Response from TenoreoTraveler | Reviewed this property |
No, not this day trip. You can do it if you book your own transportation
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Wanderer311470
14 October 2018|
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Response from adil983 | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a train that provides a proper meal on train. But a restaurant at originating station, and on arrival. Peruvian food is very good. Spicy and hot
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Sheena S
11 October 2018|
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Response from JST_Chile | Reviewed this property |
There is a special price for kids between 8 and 17 years old, kids under 8 do not pay ticket. You have to register their passport when you buy the tickets to certify ages. You can find more information on their web site.
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