Machu Picchu one day Tour

The tour to Machu Picchu in one day Includes:

  • Hotel pickup.
  • Transportation to the train station.
  • Round trip Train Ticket Cusco-Aguas Calientes (Machupicchu).
  • Reception service at the train station of Aguas Calientes.
  • Round trip bus tickets from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu.
  • Guided tour in Machupicchu at 11:00 hrs. to 13:00 hrs.
  • Transportation from train station to hotel.
  • * Information session -Briefing (one day before).


We Recommend to arrive in Cusco at least one day before your tour to Machu Picchu starts as the trains leave very early from Cuaco. Cusco is located at 1600 km. south east of Lima (Peru). there are only two waya to reach Machu Picchu from Cusco , one is using the Train Companies (Peru Rail and Inca Rail) and the other is hikking the ancestral “Inca Trail” either in two or four days, this package only includes the train options.

Description of the excursion to Machu Picchu

we pick you up from your hotel in the city of Cusco 1 hour before the departure time of your train and take you to the train station located in the little village of Poroy, then get on board the train of the company “Peru Rail” and begin the journey from Poroy (Cusco) to the town of Aguas Calientes (2000 m) which takes four hours, in Aguas Calientes our guide will be waiting fro you and then , we will head to the bus station . The ride on bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu takes 30 minutes.

Upon arrival at the citadel of Machu Picchu, known as the Lost City of the Incas ,we will display our entracne tickets and begin our guided tour, visiting the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and cemeteries, our visit last around two hours.Then you will have free time to stroll around the citadel. In the afternoon you must take the bus down to Aguas Calientes , you can have lunch in one of the several restaurants in Aguas Calientes (not included ).

In the afternoon take the train back to Cusco (depending on departure time of your train),we will be waiting for you at the train starion to take you to the hotel.


You can book tours or tickets on these trains:


01 .- The Vistadome Train:

The quickest and easiest way to visit Machu Picchu.On the trip you can enjoy delicious snacks hot and cold drinks It has been .recently refurnished , equipped with panoramic windows on its roof , passengers feel they are part of the stunning scenery of the trip enjoying a spectacular view with unparalleled scenic views and wonderful photo opportunities.

Poroy – Aguas Calientes Aguas Calientes – Poroy
Train Departure Poroy Arrival Aguas Calientes Train Departure Aguas Calientes Arrival Poroy
31 06:40:00 hrs 09:50:00 hrs 32 15:20:00 hrs 19:05:00 hrs

2 .- The Expedition Train:

Designed exclusively for travelers with adventurous spirit who seek comfort and safety.The service Expedition have seats featuring Inca details , giving them a local and indigenous flair and the comfort of having a broad space for your backpacks you will enjoy enjoy Machu Picchu.for sure , This service will serve drinks and snacks at an additional cost.

Poroy – Aguas Calientes Aguas Calientes – Poroy
Train Departure Poroy Arrival Aguas Calientes Train Departure Aguas Calientes Arrival Poroy
33 07:42:00 hrs 10:51:00 hrs 34 16:43:00 hrs 20:13:00 hrs

3 .- The Luxury Train Hiram Bingham

The train leaves from Cusco in the morning, starting a spectacular journey through changing landscapes while passengers enjoy a delicious brunch.After climbing a steep slope on the outskirts of Cusco, the train descends into the Sacred Valley, passing lush fields and colorful villages located at the foot of the Andes.It has 02 passenger cars, a bar car and a kitchen car. The car design is exquisite and luxurious, extra-wide tables of almost 3 meters long and comfortable seating 30 cm wider than others in the same way, these cars are among the most spacious and comfortable in the world.

Poroy – Aguas Calientes Aguas Calientes – Poroy
Train Departure Poroy Arrival Aguas Calientes Train Departure Aguas Calientes Arrival Poroy
11 09:05:00 hrs 12:24:00 hrs 12 17:50:00 hrs 21:16:00 hrs

NOTE: During rainy season (January to March) all tha trains leave from Ollantaytambo train station (located at 2 hours far from Cusco), we take you there as all transportation is includded .Sometimes thsi can be used for highest season or depending on Peru Rail availability .

The tour service to Machu Picchu on 1 day includes:

  • All transportation to and from the Hotel to the train stations.
  • Round trip train tickets.
  • English speaking guided tour over 2 hours.
  • Round trip train tickets Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu and Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes.
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu Archaeological Group.
  • Ticket reservations.
  • Taxes.

The tour to Machu Picchu in 1 day DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Breakfast or lunch.
  • Drinks and Water
  • Phone Calls
  • Snack, water, tips
  • Transfer airport – hotel – airport


  • Wear light shoes or tennis.
  • Raincoat (poncho long) rainy season
  • Long sleeve shirts
  • Trousers
  • Insect Repellent
  • Sunscreen, brimmed hat for sunny days.
  • Sunglasses, plastic bags
  • Medicine and / or personal items (liquid for contact lenses)
  • A light backpack per person
  • Camera or camcorder and films.
  • Have on hand checks in small denominations and coins dollars, euros or soles.

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