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Tour to Machu Picchu 1 day by train

The best place in Peru “tours to Machu Picchu from Cusco”. Here you can enjoy a quality guided tour together with your professional native guide. Peru Sites offers you trip to Machu Picchu by panoramic train, private transport and small groups on your tour

USD 250

Itinerary Machu Picchu full day

  • 05:00 a.m.: Pick-up from the hotel and transfer to the train station in Ollantaytmabo (1 hour 30 min. journey).
  • 07:45 a.m.: We’ll board the train to machu picchu “Aguas Calientes” (2-hour train ride).
  • Arriving at Aguas Calientes, your guide will be waiting for you and then travel by bus to Machu Picchu for 25 minutes.
  • 9:30 AM, Enjoy an excursion to Machu Picchu for 2 hours, visit the most important places of Machu Picchu.
  • After the visit, you will have free time to visit Machu Picchu on your own.
  • At the appropriate time, we will take the bus back to “Aguas Calientes”.
  • 04:00 p.m.: We’ll board the train to return to Ollantaytambo, place where our staff will wait for you to take you back to Cusco – Hotel.
  • Arrival time to Cusco 07:30 p.m.

Día 1: Cusco – Machu Picchu tour – Cusco

  • Your machu picchu tours from Cusco begins with your pick up and transfer from your hotel to the train station in Ollantaytambo. 7:45 am enjoy a trip by train to Machu Picchu with all the amenities on board for 2 hours, this train is perfect to contemplate the wonderful scenery and take the best pictures of the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, reaching the town of waters hot, your guide will be waiting for you, and then bus to the sacred city of the Incas.
  • During the 25-minute bus ride, you can enjoy a panoramic view of Machu Picchu which is located in the middle of a tropical mountain forest.
  • Upon your arrival at the citadel of Machu Picchu, you will begin the guided tour, you will also visit the main enclosures of the city as: the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the Royal Rooms, the Temple of the Three Windows and the Cemeteries , the guided tour will last more than two hours.
  • At the end, you will be given free time to visit Machu Picchu all day, have the option to do the walk to the Sun Gate or the Inca bridge, then return to the town of “Aguas Calientes” where you can take your food in one of the various tourist restaurants.
  • In the afternoon you will take the return train to Ollantaytambo, the return will follow the same journey as the outward journey, when you arrive at the train station in Ollantaytambo, we will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel in Cusco.
    Your trip to Machu Picchu ends with a nice recuendo from the travel agency Peru Sites.

Including the activity

It includes

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tourist transport Cusco- Ollantaytambo (train station).
  • Round-trip Train ticket
  • Ticket up / down bus to Machu Picchu.
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu.
  • Professional Guide (English / spanish).
    Tourist transfer back to Cusco-Hotel.

Does not include

  • Food (optional lunch buffet ($ 25 dollars).
  • Entrance to mountain Waynapicchu ( $25 dollars).


  • Original passport and card of migration (TAM).
  • Drink plenty of fluids during your excursions.
  • Raincoat (long poncho) during the rainy season.
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen, brimmed hat for sunny days.
  • Sunglasses, plastic bags.
  • Medicine and / or personal items (liquid for contact lenses).
  • A backpack or lightweight suitcase (no weight limit between 5-6 kilos maximum).
  • Camera or camcorder and films.
  • Have on hand checks in small denominations and coins in soles or dollars.
  • Bathing suit for the hot springs (optional).

Activity prices

Option 01

Group service
$ 260 / per person
  • TRAIN Expedition Class
  • Group maximum 15 people

Option 02

Service private
$ 350 / per person
  • TRAIN Expedition Class
  • Private service

Option 03

Service private
$ 390 / per person
  • TRAIN Vistadome Class
  • Private service
USD 250
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