DAY 01: We will pick you up from 07:30 to 08:00, The tour will begin with a nice, scenic ride to Ollantaytambo, where we will have a chance to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the areas we take a short break (15 minutes approx) from there we will continue down a long, winding path to “Habra de Malaga”, which stands at an altitude of 4,316 metres. from where, we will see some of the most amazing landscapes that Peru has to offer.
After a brief stop, we will begin our descent into the thick jungle, passing through the different micro-climates that combine the paradisiacal landscapes of the majestic snow-capped peaks with the hot, tropical entrance to the rainforest. We will continue along our route until we have reached Alfamayó, where there is a nice, paved road in perfect condition that we can use. We will need to take an unpaved road though, in order to continue on in the direction of Santa Maria, which is located at an altitude of 1575 meters above sea level. We will take a moment to rest here before continuing on to the small pueblo, Santa Teresa, where a delicious lunch will be waiting for us at 02:00 pm approx. There will be a variety of different foods available to suit every taste.
Afterwards, at around 3:00 pm, we will return to the route in the direction of the train station at the nearby Hydroelectric Plant. from here we walk for about 2 hours until Aguas Calientes arriving at 5.30 pm approx. after you will be taken to the designated hostels and hotels. If we have any extra time to use, we can also go to take a relaxing dip in the natural, heated waters of the hot springs. At 8 pm. we will have dinner with the guide who will be taking you to the ancient citadel, Machu Picchu. At that time, he will have a chance to go over the plan for the following day and answer any questions. Overnight.
DAY 02: You will have the option to go up to Machu Picchu by bus or by foot. Breakfast will be served from 5:00 am. The guided tour of the site will begin at 06:30 am and will last for at least 2 hours. Afterwards, you will be able to enjoy some free time until 12:00 pm approx., which is the recommended time to begin returning down the mountain to the hydroelectric. Optional you can take train back to hydroelectric.
Upon our arrival to the hydroelectric plant, we will transfer over from the train to a private van, which will take us to Santa Teresa. There, we will have a one hour break for one last chance to get some food or use the restroom before we undertake the final leg of the ride. We will then proceed back to Cusco, returning down the same road that brought us here. We will arrive to Cusco around 9:00 pm (approx).
NOTE: you can do this Tour in 3 days add US$ 20 dollars.