Tour: Machupicchu by Car 2 days / 1 night

Hikers enjoy a sunrise view of Machu Picchu, the great Incan city in the Andes in Peru near the city of Cusco. MODEL RELEASED. Heinrik & Birgit Roye, Koln, Germany

Machu Picchu by Car 2 days: Now Machu Picchu is not more difficult to know or expensive, (Now it is cheaper and easy) For that reason was created one new alternative route to the traditional train travel route. This tour is called MACHU PICCHU BY CAR 2D / 1N, This trip is for a new paved path from cusco to Santa Maria then until Hidroeléctrica it is unpaved route, totally 6 hours by car with some stops along the way, like for picture and for lunch. For that reason it is not necessarily to use the expensive train services, After the trip by car we will walk around 2 or 3 hours until Aguas Calientes (machupicchu pueblo), during the trip you will enjoy beautiful landscapes, valleys, snow-capped mountains, high forest full of flora and rivers that descend from the top of mountains with very clear water and some villages of the local people are very friendly plowing pleasant trip to Inca city of Machu picchu.

TRAVEL ITINERARY.

Tour: Machupicchu by Car 2 days / 1 night

DAY 01: TOUR CUSCO – HYDRO ELECTRIC – AGUAS CALIENTES (Machu Picchu town)

After a good breakfast we pick you up from your hotel 7:30 am at our private car and then travel to machupicchu-by-car-orellanaexpeditionsthe Sacred Valley Urubamba and Ollantaytambo mind later, after a brief stop in this town continue our journey of pure ascent until the Málaga 4400 meters, where the Amazonian jungle star and a brief stop to see the snow-capped Veronica and salkantay, from this place we will begin the descent through the high forest to Santa Maria and then the Aobamba river valley to Santa Teresa, here we will make one stop for lunch and stock up on water. continuing our journey by car to hydro electrica, where we start our trek by a flat trail to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu village, this walk is for an average of 3 hours (11 km) and on the distance we have a view of Huayna Picchu and some buildings in the inca city of machu Picchu. arrive to aguas calientes Approximately at 17:00 pm.

Nights at our comfortable hotel with private toilet and hot shower.

It included in the Tour Machupicchu by Car 2 days:

  •  Transportation (Cusco – hydro electrica)
  • 01 lunch in Santa Teresa.
  • 01 dinner in Aguas Calientes.
  • Accommodation in our Hotel.

DAY 02: AGUAS CALIENTES – MACHUPICCHU – HYDRO ELECTRIC – CUSCO

The most important day of our trip is to get to know one of the 7 Wonders of the World Machu Picchu (THE SACRED CITY OF THE INCAS) and we have two ways to get there.machupicchubycar-orellana-expeditions
The first is through the Inca trail, this hike takes 1 hour and 30 minutes of pure ascent.(2 KM)
The second  it is by bus, this short trip takes 30 minutes.
The People who want to walk up the Inca trail, leave early from our hotel 4:30 am to reach the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu very early and see the sunrise.
And people who want to climb by car will have to take the first bus at 5:30 am to arrive early to Machu Picchu and join the group and have a guided tour with our professional guide.
The tour start at 6:15 am with our professional tour guide where you will visit the most important points in Machupicchu where our tour guide will give you all  the informations for ith about 3 hours. and then you will have free time for visit Machu Picchu on your own, later you will return to hydroelectrica for the same way as we did the first day. (Be on time at 2:45 pm in hidroeléctrica) the other possibility to return to hidroeléctrica is by train (30 minutes trip), additional cost train ticket $. 28.00 dollar. At Hydroelectrica our mobility will waiting for you to return cusco, arriving around 9:30 pm.

It included in the Tour Machupicchu by Car 2 days:

  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
  • professional guide for visit Machu Picchu.
  • Mobility for return (hidroeléctrica- Cusco.)

What do you need to bring?:

  • warm clothing.
  • long sleeve/ waterproof clothing.
  • camera and extra batteries.
  • sunblock.
  • flashlight.
  • hat for the sun.
  • mosquito repellent 20 / DEET C.
  • treking shoes.
  • extra money.
  • Original passport.
  • Plastic bags.