4 Day Machu Picchu Specials
A 4 Day Machu Picchu Special is the perfect tour for you to get immerse into the cultural side of the city combined with a final visit to the ' Lost city of the Incas', Machu Picchu.
During our journey on this 4 Day Machu Picchu special you will take a train and enjoy the majestic views of the Urubamba Valley until we get to Aguas Calientes.
Machu Picchu a former royal house for the Inca and crown which it was re-discovered by the American historian and explorer Hiram Bingham on July 24 of 1911, who followed the stories of the local people about a hidden Inca city.
Originally, Machu Picchu was discovered by a peruvian named Agustín Lizárraga on July 14 of 1902, who left an inscription of his name in one of the stone windows in this ancient city. Hiram Bingham acknowledged this initial findings in his personal diary.
Machu Picchu is the jewel of the Americas for his deep significance between the Incas and his mystic vision of the world from which you will enjoy during your 4 Day Machu Picchu special.
Price per person
Itinerary at a Glance
Arrive to Cusco + City Tour
Cusco to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu town)
Machu Picchu in its Glory – Big Day!
Welcome to Cusco and our 4 Day Machu Picchu special..
For those travellers arriving at the airport we will collect you and transfer you to your hotel and If you are all ready in a hotel, we will collect you to join your guide for a briefing about the wonderful tour that awaits you.
Our 4 Day Machu Picchu special will begin in Cusco city, for you to enjoy the sights of Cusco's colonial heritages mixed with its mystical Inca background. Later on you will spend the remainder of the day at leisure and exploring Cusco's nightlife or sampling some of its many typical restaurants. We will very happy to suggest you places according to your taste.
The 4 Day Machu Picchu special, will begin by collecting you up at 8:00am (to be confirmed) from your hotel within the city centre and take you to the train station. Often. the train leaves at 11:30 am (time may change depending on availability and changes to timetable). After a 3.5-hour journey of majestic views of the Sacred Valley you arrive to Aguas Calientes (Hot Springs Town) where you will spend the night.
Aguas Calientes is a town that has grew lately due its proximity to Machu Picchu and it has cafes, restaurants to choose from. The surroundings of this town are in the middle of a deep and green valley crossed by a river. If you decide to try the local natural hot springs can do so as you will not visit Machu Picchu until the following day.
We also suggest to do the following in Aguas Calientes:
Visit the Machu Picchu 'Manuel Chávez Ballón' museum and orchid exhibition. This is open from 9am to 4.30pm, and is a 35 minute walk down the road from Aguas Calientes to Puente Ruinas. It is a very illustrative museum that gives you an interesting introduction to Machu Picchu.
Only the Inca, the son of 'Inti' (The Sun) was allow to enter to the glory and enjoyment of his royal house, Machu Picchu.
It is time to wake up, have an early breakfast and get on the route to the ancient city and get done our 4 Day Machu Picchu special,. Is 5:30 am all ready and we have to leave the hotel to catch an early bus to get us to the ancient city before the sunrise.
Once we get to a fantastic encounter with Machu Picchu it will leave us astonished for its beauty. Our guide for this 4 Day Machu Picchu special, will provide you with a 2 hours tour and introduce you the most important parts of this Royal Inca citadele. Afterwards, you will have some time to explore this mystic city by yourselves.
Once you finished exploring Machu Picchu, you will meet your guide in Aguas Calientes and have a lunch on this town and be given your train tickets back to Cusco. Train included in all tours is until Ollantaytambo and then by private bus to Cusco.
Please note: allocations or Itineraries are subject to change depending on time of bookings and campsites provided by INC (National Culture Institute that runs the Inca Trail).
Now you have explored the 4 Day Machu Picchu special, it will worthy also to explore a 5 day Machu Picchu traditional.
It was a fantastic time in having you with us during this 4 Day Machu Picchu special. After breakfast, we will take you back to the airport according your flight itinerary.
- All transfers in/out to the airport
- Round trip train tickets to Machu Picchu with Inca Rail Company
- Round trip bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu
- 3 nights’ accommodations at Casa Andina 3 star hotels (or similar standard)
- 3 breakfasts at the hotel
- Private guided tour in Machu Picchu
- Entrance fee to Machu Picchu
- City tour of Cusco + entrance fee
Price Not Includes
- Single Supplement fee (US$300)
- International and local airfares
- Entrance fee to the hot springs in Machu Picchu (US$5).
- Meals where not otherwise stated
- Optional: Climb up the Wayna Picchu Mountain at Machu Picchu