The ticket for "Machu Picchu mountain" allows you to visit the Inca city of Machu Picchu and the famous mountain that bears his name "Machu Picchu" or old mountain.
The Machu Picchu mountain is located in front of the Huayna Picchu mountain, southeast of the citadel of the same name, the view from the Machu Picchu mountain is incomparable, you can see the Inca city and Huayna Picchu from a higher perspective.
To reach the Machu Picchu mountain you must purchase the entrance ticket in advance (at least 1 month before), you must arrive at the citadel of Machu Picchu, either on foot or by bus, then you must walk to the entrance checkpoint through the circuit No. 1, which starts from the top of the citadel. The ascent takes between 3 to 4 hours depending on the physical condition of the person.
The entrance schedule for the "Machu Picchu Mountain" is as follows:
- First group : Machu Picchu -Machupicchu mountain 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
- Second group : Machu Picchu - Machupicchu mountain 09:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Remember that the maximum capacity for Machupicchu mountain is 400 people per day, divided into two groups of 200 each. We recommend you to book in advance, at least 1 month before.
To reserve your ticket for Huayna Picchu you must follow these steps:
- First you must make a virtual reservation through the official website of the Ministry of Culture. You must choose the date and time in which you will visit both Wayna Picchu and the citadel of Machu Picchu, you must enter your personal information (Be careful in this part, as changes generate penalties).
- At the end of the virtual reservation process you will get a "code", which you can use to pay for your reservation.
If you wish to purchase your tickets easily, you can do it online through this page: