1 Day. Cusco - KM 104 - Aguas Calientes ( Machupicchu Town )
After Breakfast provede by your hotel or hotal at 05:30 We will pick up you from your hotel and go by bus 2hrs hrs. to train station in Ollantaytambo, Aborad the tran we go on by train 1/12 hrs. to Km 104 where we begin our hike. From the archeological site of Chachabamba ( 2250 masl ) after the visit of the ruins We climb up for about 3 hours towards the fascinating archeological site of Wiñaywayna ( 2650 masl ) where we will enjoy a pick nick in a unique surrounding. In the afternoon we continue through cloud forest towards the famous Sun gate from where we have our first panoramic view onto marvelous Machupicchu at the sunset, a short descent brings us to our final destination from where we drive down to the village Aguas Calientes, overnight in a hotel.
Meals. Lunch & Dinner
2 Day: Aguas Calientes - Huaynapicchu - Machupicchu - Sun Gate - Cusco
The day starts with an early morning rise to Bus Station for a 20’ journey to the famous Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu, also known as " The Lost City of the Incas ". bus drive, climbing 6 km of winding road, to the incredible site of Huayna Picchu also known as Wayna Picchu ( Quechua " Young Peak " Optional The number of daily visitors allowed to enter Huayna Picchu is restricted to 200 is a mountain in Peru around which the Urubamba River bends. It rises over Machupicchu, the so - called lost city of the Incas, and divides it into sections. The Incas built a trail up the side of the Huayna Picchu and built temples and terraces on its top. The peak of Huayna Picchu is about 2,720 meters ( 8,920 ft ) above sea level, or about 360 meters ( 1,180 ft ) higher than Machu Picchu. According to local guides, the top of the mountain was the residence for the high priest and the local virgins.
Machupicchu Every morning before sunrise, the high priest with a small group would walk to Machu Picchu to signal the coming of the new day. The Temple of the Moon , one of the three major temples in the Machu Picchu area, is nestled on the side of the mountain and is situated at an elevation lower than Machu Picchu. Adjacent to the Temple of the Moon is the Great Cavern, another sacred temple with fine masonry. The other major local temples in Machu Picchu are the Temple of the Condor, Temple of Three Windows, Principal Temple, " Unfinished Temple ", and the Temple of the Sun, also called the Torreon. Then we'll participate in a guided tour of the Citadel, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, The Sacred Sun Dial the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and various burial grounds.