Our day starts early in the morning at 5am, we will will bring you to Ollantaytambo train station. Where you will take the train to Km 104. Once we arrive at km 104, the Royal Inca Trail begins with a hike to Chachabamba where our guide will explain you about this complex then , we will reach Wiñayhuayna (2650m), the most important archeological place besides Machu Picchu. After that, our inka trail continues to the Sun Gate or “Inti Punku”, a great viewpoint from which we can enjoy the sunset on Machu Picchu (2400m) Since we have to continue our walk to our hotel in Aguas Calientes, this day we will only spend little time in the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu on the first day.
we will start early this wonderful day, the visit of Machu Picchu.
After breakfast around 5:30 am we will go up to Machupicchu by bus. We are leaving early because at this time Machupicchu is less crowded and the morning is a good time to enjoy if you are lucky the sunrise. You will have a tour guided where our guide will explain you about the history and culture of Machupicchu, after this tour you have free time to enjoy and explore by your own, in the afternoon you will take the train back to Ollantaytambo where we will assist you and take you back by bus to Cusco.
*The optional entrances fees are more expensive in the inka trail cause the entrance fee for the inka trail include the entrance to Machupicchu, in this case we have to buy other tickets included Huaynapicchu or Maachupicchu mountain with Machupicchu again.
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