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Cheap Tour to Machu Picchu 3 Days + City Tour

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Economical tour in Cusco and Machu Picchu

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with our 3-day, 2-night Cusco and Machu Picchu tour! You'll start by exploring the charming city of Cusco on a comfortable panoramic bus (mirabus in Cusco), discovering its colonial architecture and the richness of its Inca history. Then, you'll embark on an exciting train journey through the landscapes of the Cusco Andes, culminating in the marvelous lost city of the Incas, Machu Picchu. We'll return to Cusco with indelible memories of this unique experience. Book now and live an adventure you'll remember for a lifetime!

PANORAMIC BUS CUSCO AND SURROUNDINGS

We will pick you up from the airport to take you to your hotel in Cusco. Once settled, we will take you to the starting point of the panoramic bus to begin the tour.

The mirabus will travel through traditional streets in Cusco such as Plaza de Armas, Limacpampa, Tullumayo, Avenida el Sol, and many more. We will pass by the Qoricancha temple, which you can observe from the comfort of your seats. Then, you will see the bronze statue on a stone structure in honor of Inca Pachacutec. Next, we will visit Cristo Blanco, where you will have a complete view of the city of Cusco. Here, you can take beautiful photos for memories, and you will also be able to appreciate the Sacsayhuamán fortress from the mirabus.

We will descend, and you will get to know the Colcampata or Qolqanpata neighborhood, now known as the San Cristóbal neighborhood and the church that bears the same name. This site was originally the house of Inca Paulo Tupac Yupanqui. We conclude the tour on Saphy Street near Plaza de Armas.

Overnight stay in Cusco.

Panoramic bus CuscoQoricancha City Tour Cusco Peru

CUSCO - AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHU PICCHU

In the early morning, we will transfer you from your hotel in Cusco to the train station located in the district of Ollantaytambo. This car journey will take approximately 2 hours. It is in Ollantaytambo where we will board the train that will take you to the town of Aguas Calientes. The train journey lasts approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes. In Aguas Calientes, you will board the bus that will take you to the Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu in a journey of about 25 minutes.

The wonder of the world, Machu Picchu, includes areas such as agricultural terraces or platforms, which are held in place by stone retaining walls, and the hydraulic system that includes canals and aqueducts for water transportation. Machu Picchu is considered a marvel of agricultural engineering. The Inca city is part of a much larger area called the Machu Picchu Historic Sanctuary. Our guide will explain all the mysteries that this ancient Inca city holds. You will be able to recharge with all the energy of the place and take the memorable photos you desire.

In the afternoon, we will board the train back to Ollantaytambo. Here, we will pick you up from the train station and transfer you to your hotel in Cusco.

Overnight in Cusco.

Important: Schedules may vary according to train departures.

 
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HOTEL - AIRPORT

We start our day with a delicious breakfast at your hotel. At the appropriate time, our transportation will transfer you to the airport to board your departure flight. Here concludes our budget tour Cusco + Machu Picchu, hoping you have enjoyed this tour to the fullest.

INCLUDES:

  • Information and assistance prior to the tour.
  • Private transfer. Airport - hotel in Cusco, round trip.
  • Guided tour, Professional English – Spanish-speaking guide.
  • Panoramic Mirabus tour in Cusco.
  • Transfers from Cusco to the train station in Ollantaytambo, round trip.
  • Train tickets. Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes, round trip.
  • Bus ticket. Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu, round trip.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu, main circuit.
  • 02 nights Hotel in Cusco.

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals.
  • Airfare.
  • Other services not mentioned.

RECOMMENDATIONS:

  • Bring your passport or ID.
  • Arrive half an hour before at the train station, before the departure time, and present your ticket and identification.
  • Bring cash, soles (Peruvian currency) and dollars, as most places in Aguas Calientes do not accept cards. However, you will find ATMs in the city of Cusco, Ollantaytambo, and Aguas Calientes.
  • Carry in a small backpack, a camera, a sun-protective hat, sunscreen, mosquito repellent, and a water bottle.
  • Wear suitable, non-slip or hiking shoes, as you will climb stairs in Machu Picchu.
  • For altitude sickness, you can try a good coca leaf tea.
  • Bring some snacks and a water bottle, as they will be more expensive in the sanctuary.
  • After the guided tour in Machu Picchu, enjoy the magical moment, open your arms, and recharge your energy.
  • Visit and enjoy the hot springs in Aguas Calientes.
  • Regarding your luggage, you can take up to 7 kilos only on the train.
  • In high season, the number of visitors to Machu Picchu increases, so you may have to queue for the bus to Machu Picchu in some cases.

Itinerary Economic Tour in Cusco and Machu Picchu

DAY 1: PANORAMIC BUS CUSCO AND SURROUNDINGS

Our incredible tour begins by picking you up from the airport and transferring you to your hotel in Cusco, where you can relax and rest before starting your exciting adventure in the city. Once settled into your accommodation, we will guide you to the starting point of the panoramic bus, an experience that will allow you to discover the cultural richness of Cusco in a unique way.

The Mirabus will travel through the traditional streets of Cusco, exploring iconic places such as the majestic Plaza de Armas, Limacpampa, Tullumayo, and the lively Avenida el Sol, among many other charming corners of the city. During the journey, you will have the opportunity to see and marvel at the Qoricancha temple, which is the most significant Inca temple honoring the Sun God, known for its magnificent stone walls.

On our route, we will pass by the Pachacutec Oval, where you will contemplate an impressive bronze statue erected on a stone structure in honor of the illustrious Inca Pachacutec, a living symbol of Cusco's rich historical heritage. We will continue our journey towards the viewpoint of Cristo Blanco, an emblematic place from which you will have a complete panoramic view of the city of Cusco.

This will be the perfect moment to capture unforgettable memories, and you can take photos that capture the very essence of this charming city. Also, from the comfort of the Mirabus, you will be able to see the majesty of the Sacsayhuamán Fortress, an imposing testimony to Inca engineering and architecture. We will get off the bus to explore on foot the picturesque Colcampata neighborhood, which today is the peaceful San Cristóbal neighborhood. Here, we will visit the church of the same name, a site that was initially the home of Inca Tupac Yupanqui, a historical detail that will transport us to past times and immerse us in the richness of Inca culture.

The highlight of our tour will take us to Saphy Street, located near the Plaza de Armas, where we conclude this fascinating tour. Get ready to immerse yourself in the magic of this ancient city and discover all its hidden treasures!

Hotel night in Cusco

INCLUDES:

  • Private transfer from the airport to your hotel in Cusco.
  • Assistance prior to the tour.
  • Guided tour, Professional English – Spanish-speaking guide.
  • Panoramic Mirabus tour in Cusco.
  • Hotel night in Cusco.

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals.
  • Other services not mentioned.

DAY 2: CUSCO - AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHU PICCHU

Our journey continues early in the morning, where we will arrange your transportation from your hotel in Cusco to the train station in the picturesque district of Ollantaytambo. From there, you will board a train that will take you to the town of Aguas Calientes, in a journey that will last approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes. Once in Aguas Calientes, you will board a bus that will take you to the majestic Machu Picchu Archaeological Park, on a journey that will take about 25 minutes. Get ready for a day full of awe and discoveries at this historic site.

During your visit, our guide will immerse you in the historical and architectural richness of Machu Picchu. You will be amazed by the ingenious Inca constructions and their natural surroundings. This wonder of engineering, art, and architecture unfolds before you, displaying a citadel with agricultural and urban areas, plazas, temples, roads, stairways, terraces, and aqueducts, among other marvels.

The agricultural terraces, supported by robust stone walls, and the hydraulic system with its canals and aqueducts, reveal the agricultural genius of the Incas, making Machu Picchu a living testimony to their mastery in this area.

This spectacular site is part of an extensive area known as the Historical Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, which covers more than 35 thousand hectares. Every year, 1.5 million visitors marvel at its beauty and majesty. Our guide will be at your disposal to answer your questions and enrich your experience. In the afternoon, you will board the train back to Ollantaytambo, where we will meet you at the station to take you back to your hotel in Cusco.

Hotel night in Cusco

INCLUDES:

  • Information prior to the tour.
  • Transfers from Cusco to the train station in Ollantaytambo, round trip.
  • Train tickets. Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes, round trip.
  • Entrance to Machu Picchu, main circuit.
  • Bus ticket. Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu, round trip - group.
  • Professional English - Spanish-speaking guide.
  • Hotel night in Cusco.

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals.
  • Other services not mentioned.

DAY 3: HOTEL - AIRPORT

Start the day with breakfast at your hotel. At the appointed time, our team will transfer you to the airport, ensuring you arrive with enough time to board your departure flight. With this, our unforgettable experience, the economic tour to Cusco + Machu Picchu, comes to an end.

INCLUDES:

  • Transfer from your hotel in Cusco to the Airport.

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals.
  • Airfare.
  • Other services not mentioned.

RECOMMENDATIONS:

  • Bring your passport or ID.
  • Arrive half an hour before at the train station, before the departure time, and present your ticket and identification.
  • Bring cash, soles (Peruvian currency) and dollars, as most places in Aguas Calientes do not accept cards. However, you will find ATMs in the city of Cusco, Ollantaytambo, and Aguas Calientes.
  • Carry in a small backpack, a camera, a sun-protective hat, sunscreen, mosquito repellent, and a water bottle.
  • Wear suitable, non-slip or hiking shoes, as you will climb stairs in Machu Picchu.
  • For altitude sickness, you can try a good coca leaf tea.
  • Bring some snacks and a water bottle, as they will be more expensive in the sanctuary.
  • After the guided tour in Machu Picchu, enjoy the magical moment, open your arms, and recharge your energy.
  • Visit and enjoy the hot springs in Aguas Calientes.
  • Regarding your luggage, you can take up to 7 kilos only on the train.
  • In high season, the number of visitors to Machu Picchu increases, so you may have to queue for the bus to Machu Picchu in some cases.

HOW MUCH IT COSTS?

We have two options based on the type of train, the price is per person. Ask for our seasonal offers and promotions for last minute reservations. If the hotel of your preference is not in our offer request a quote and we will respond very quickly; if you have questions regarding prices, destinations or tour, we will gladly assist you. Write to us at info@cuscoperu.com , you can also contact us by phone:
Celular - WhatsApp: +51 984 709080.
Celular - WhatsApp: +51 930 202155.

IMPORTANT:

  • For reservations made 3 months in advance, ask for a special discount.
  • For groups larger than 4 people, please contact us for a special price..

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GROUP SERVICE TOUR
Economic Tour to Cusco and Machu Picchu 3D-2N 
PRICE PER PERSON - 01 Triple Room - 03 PERSONS

THE VOYAGER or EXPEDITION Train 
2* Hotel
Hotel 7 ventanas – Hotel Casa Elena – Hotel Andariego, in Cusco
Important: Based on availability, a hotel of similar category will be assigned.

US$ 415.00

THE VOYAGER or EXPEDITION Train 
3* Hotel
Hotel Inkarri - Hotel Tika Wasi – Hotel Sueños del Inca, in Cusco
Important: Based on availability, a hotel of similar category will be assigned.

 
US$ 438.00

THE VOYAGER or EXPEDITION Train 
3* Superior Hotel
Hotel San Agustin Int. - Hotel Xima – Estancia San Blas, in Cusco
Important: Based on availability, a hotel of similar category will be assigned.

 
US$ 457.00

THE VOYAGER or EXPEDITION Train 
4* Hotel
Hotel Costa del Sol Ramada - Hotel Sonesta - Hotel Tierra Viva - Hotel San Agustin Plaza, in Cusco
Important: Based on availability, a hotel of similar category will be assigned.

US$ 487.00

IMPORTANT:

  • TRAINS: Our service includes the EXPEDITION or VOYAGER train and you can upgrade to the VISTADOME TRAIN for an additional 30 USD per person return.
  • We can also offer you the VISTADOME OBSERVATORY TRAIN, with an additional 90 USD per person round trip.
  • HOTELS: You can choose packages based on the type of Hotel, you can also opt for Hotels that are not listed in our offer, before confirming you must inform us of the hotel you prefer and we will add it to the package.
  • PRIVATE: Consult with one of our advisors if you want any of the services in private.
ABOUT TRAINS
The route is the same, only the wagons vary.
TRAIN EXPEDITION - PERURAIL
The traveler on the Expedition will be comfortable and relaxed, and will also be informed about the most important points of this ancient route that every adventurer should know. The Expedition has wagons fully covered by large windows so that the traveler can immerse himself in the beauty of the natural landscape, and make your experience to Machu Picchu begins on the train.
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VISTADOME PANORAMIC TRAIN
Surrounded entirely by glass, with cars with large panoramic windows that offer unparalleled scenic views and countless opportunities to take spectacular photographs, the traveler on the Vistadome connects with and feels part of Peru's breathtaking landscape. Perurail provides a personalized and first class service in which the traveler on board will live an unforgettable experience. The Vistadome also has air conditioning and heating system, leather seats that mold to the body providing comfort and relaxation throughout the trip. Snacks and beverages are also available.
Machupicchu Tour Cusco
OBSERVATORY TRAIN VISTADOME
The Vistadome Observatory train by Peru Rail takes you on a breathtaking journey from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu. Immerse yourself in the majesty of the Andean landscapes through its expansive windows and a space specially designed for observation. Every moment on this train is a celebration of Peru's rich heritage, expressed through traditional melodies and dances. During the journey, travelers have the freedom to move between the panoramic view carriage and the sophisticated observation space, ensuring an immersive and unique experience.
Machupicchu Tour Cusco
HIRAM BINGHAM TRAIN
Luxurious and exclusive train with all inclusive service decorated in the style of the Pullman cars of the 1920s, each of them is decorated with polished wood and bronze details and have been equipped with large comfortable armchairs. It is the finest way to travel to Machu Picchu, with a personalized service that takes care of even the smallest detail in the trip. In the Hiram Bingham you can enjoy the sophisticated dining car, the bar car and the observatory car, from where you can enjoy the open air, the wonderful route, in the company of a Peruvian cocktail and local live music shows; it will be an experience you will never forget.
Machupicchu Tour Cusco
HOW TO BOOK?

To start your reservation process please send us the following information:

  • Name and surname:
  • Passport No.:
  • Nationality:
  • Date of birth:
  • Sex:
  • Phone:
  • It is very important your information about your hotel in the city of Cusco, so we can pick you up there at the beginning of the tour..
To confirm reservations, 40% of the payment is required in advance and the other 60% can be paid upon arrival at your destination.
We have 4 options for you to make the deposit.
  1. Payment by credit card VISA or MASTERCARD through our system www.cuscoperu.com/payment the system charges an additional 5% (SSL secure system and foreign bank transfer fees).
  2. Sending the advance via Western Union coordinating with our sales representative and sending the request to info@cuscoperu.com, then you must send us the MTCN code of your deposit.
  3. Payment via deposit to our company's account at BBVA Banco Continental Cuenta Corriente: Account Code. Interbank: (CCI) 011 201 000100028495 18 - CUSCOPERU.COM Tour Operator SRL - SWIFT CODE: BCONPEPL - you must add U$89.00 which is the charge that our bank makes to our account for international transfer and administrative expenses, you should also consult your bank about the additional amount that you will be charged.
  4. Payment by credit card VISA - MASTERCARD with the PAYPAL system generating the payment order that we would send you from CuscoPeru.com e-commerce If you accept this option you will have a 7% surcharge.
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