Short Inca Trail 2 Days

4.5 (15 reviews)

This activity includes the appropriate protective measures to ensure your safety. In addition, our excursions are carried out in the open air and in small groups to reduce the risk of contagion. Remember to follow the instructions of the staff during the development of the tour.


2 days
Inka Trail to Machu Picchu 2 days

The most legendary trekking route in Latin America: a 500-year road to Machu Picchu. It will allow you to reach Machu Picchu through the Sun Gate (Inti Punku). During the walk you will enjoy a unique atmosphere and our steps will take you, among other places, to the Archaeological Zone of Wiñaywayna The next morning, one of the most magical moments of the planet awaits you: see the sunrise in Machu Picchu .Then you will take a guided tour of the archaeological ruins.

What's Included in Short Inca Trail 2 Days

  • Entrance to the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu.
  • Informative talk from the guide the night before the trip .
  • Transfers Hotel / Train Station (Cusco - Ollantaytambo)
  • Round trip train ticket (Aguas Calientes - Ollantaytambo)
  • Transfer from Ollantaytambo station - Cusco.
  • Professional guide (Spanish / English).
  • Meals and overnight accommodation in Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes).
  • Round trip bus to Machu Picchu on the second day of the tour.
  • Admission to the thermal baths in Aguas Calientes.
  • Additional bus ticket
  • The first breakfast and the last meal.
  • personal hygiene products
  • Mountain of Machu Picchu
  • Vistadome / 360º train (from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo, first class)

What to expect

day 1: Cusco - Km. 104 - walk along the Inca Trail - AGUAS CALIENTES

Inca Trail to Machu Picchu It starts at your hotel, where it will be picked up around 4:30 a.m. From your hotel, you will travel from 1 to 1.5 hours to Ollantaytambo, where we will take the Train up KM 104 "Chachabamba" our starting point you will be given your respective box lunch.

At the point of departure, you must show your Ticket for the Inca Trail, your original passport, then we will start with the Inca trail trek from 3.5 to 4 hours to Wiñayhuayna, where we will enjoy our box lunch.

After lunch, we will continue our trek to Machu Picchu and appreciate the beautiful sunset over the Inti Punku (door of the sun) after this unforgettable experience we will descend until we reach the town of Aguas Calientes. where we will spend the night. We will have dinner and have time to rest, walk through Aguas Calientes or, optionally, visit the famous thermal baths of the city

day 2: AGUAS CALIENTES - guided tour of machu picch - CUSCO

The second and last day of our tour on the Inca Trail, we got up very early and had breakfast at the hotel. Then we can choose to climb Macchu Picchu on foot or by bus. Once in Machu Picchu, we can enjoy the impressive scene of the sunrise over the ancient ruins.

Then we will enjoy a two-hour guided tour of the archaeological site, where we will learn about the secrets and history of this fascinating place. After the guided tour of Machu Picchu, we will have enough time to enjoy it on our own until we take the bus back to Aguas Calientes.

In Aguas Calientes we can also have lunch before taking the train back to Ollantaytambo. The train trip that will take us to Ollantaytambo takes about an hour and a half. Once we arrive at the train station in Ollantaytambo, a minibus will be waiting for us to take us safely to the center of Cusco.

The Location

StartsEl Punto de partida Se le enviara al Correo

What to Bring to Short Inca Trail 2 Days

Aguas Calientes is 1000 meters lower than Cusco and the climate varies according to the time of year, especially during the rainy season. As it is a variable climate we recommend taking:

  • Sunglasses
  • sunscreen
  • mosquito repellent
  • Bottled Waters
  • Extra money
  • Passport
  • Bathing suit and towel (for the hot springs of Aguas Calientes) .
  • Medications to avoid altitude sickness (in case they consider it necessary) .

Cancellation Policy

You will receive a 40% refund of your booking if you cancel at least 30 days before the tour start date. After this time, or in case you do not show up, no refunds will be given.

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Reviews of Short Inca Trail 2 Days

Mario Agustín -November 13, 2020
Hicimos la caminata hacia Machupicchu el cuál fué una aventura que nunca olvidaremos. Agradecemos a la agencia de ponernos a Leo como nuestro guía que siempre estuvo motivándonos y asegurándose de que nos llevemos una gran experiencia durante la cami...
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Machupicchu Hop commented on this review
Su testimonio es de gran valor para nosotros, apreciamos su recomendación y es de vital importancia para nosotros. Saludos a todos ustedes, gracias por la confianza que han depositado en nuestra empresa y esperamos verlos en Cusco en el futuro....
Trip date: November, 2020

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