Indulge in the Inca’s history and Andean culture on this exclusive six-day Machu Picchu Tour Package guided by our English-speaking local travel expert. We have carefully curated this itinerary to offer you the best and the most of the prime Inca sites in six days.
Machu Picchu Tour Package begins with a transfer from the Airport to your hotel in Cusco City. Cusco, the former capital of the Incas is home to some of the prominent Inca sites. This simply underscores its reputation as a jump-off point to Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
This six days Machu Picchu Travel Package starts with an optional city tour which would give you a detailed introduction to the Inca empire. You will then visit the main Inca ruins in the Sacred Valley and continue to the lost city of the Incas, Machu Picchu.
You will then embark on a journey on the Sun Route to Puno, home to the world’s highest navigable lake, Lake Titicaca. Along the way, from Cusco to Puno we will be having several stops to visit some of the Inca and pre Inca sites.
Legends say that this is the same route that the first Inca emperor, Viracocha took when he emerged from Lake Titicaca and traveled to Cusco and proclaimed it to be their capital.
On the fifth day of this six-day Machu Picchu Tour Package, you will be visiting the two major islands on Lake Titicaca, the Floating islands of Uros and Taquile. You will discover the difference in traditions and culture of the inhabitants living on these two islands.
The tour culminates with a drive back to Juliaca Airport, on the sixth day of the tour.
This is one of the most popular Machu Picchu Travel Packages as it covers all major attractions of Southern Peru. We operate this in private or in a small group. We have dedicated travel experts who have profound knowledge about the Inca civilization and Andean traditions. You will discover many facts on a guided tour.
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Cusco Airport Pickup and Juliaca Airport Drop off
We will be picking you up from Cusco Airport and will be transferring you to your hotel. Our representative will be giving you a short briefing and will be sharing the travel information of the following six days.
If desired, you can signup for Cusco City Tour. This half-day tour would give you an orientation about the city’s history. You will be visiting some of the prominent Inca sites in and around the city of Cusco, including Sacsayhuaman a UNESCO world heritage site. Simply let us know at the time of booking the tour and we will take care of the rest.
You will be spending the night in the former capital of the Incas, Cusco City. We will be accommodating you in one of these hotels, subject to availability.
Hotel Marquez, Casa Andina, Munay Wasi Inn, Midori, and San Agustin International.
An epic day of this six days Machu Picchu Tour Package.
We will be driving you to Pisac early in the morning. Nicknamed the Andean Hippie Town, Pisac is home to a vast Inca Ruin that is perched on a hilltop overlooking the valley.
In fact, the archaeological site of Pisac is so massive that it is just second to the renowned Inca city of Machu Picchu. Here our local travel expert will be giving you a guided tour. You will be visiting the remains of Inca temples, ceremonial sites, agricultural terraces, and more.
After the tour, we will be driving you down the hill to the center of the town. Pisac is famous for Andean handicrafts. Craftsmen from the neighboring villages gather here to sell their products. So, if you are looking to buy some souvenirs at a great price, this is the place.
Once you have had your fill of this charismatic town, we will be driving you to Urubamba. Rightly referred to as the heart of the Sacred Valley because of its centric location. Here we will be stopping in a local restaurant where we will be serving you a buffet lunch.
After relishing an Andean meal, we will be driving you further to Ollantaytambo. This was the former administrative capital of the Incas. The town is snuggled between two hills, each housing an Inca site.
We will be visiting the main archaeological site here. Our local expert will be giving you a detailed tour where you will understand the prominence of the site to the Inca empire.
This is the same site where the infamous battle of Ollantaytambo was fought in 1531. The sacred site was turned into a blood-filled battleground.
After dwelling on the history, we will be driving you a bit further to Ollantaytambo train station. Here you will embark on a two hours scenic train ride. You will witness a change in sight from snow-capped Andes mountains to lush tropical Peruvian Amazon jungle.
Once in Aguas Calientes, we will be accommodating you in one of our partner three-star hotels.
Casa Andina, Santuario, Intipunku, Hatun Samay, or Waman Hotel.
Early in the morning, after breakfast, we will be taking the 25 minutes bus ride to visit Machu Picchu. Our travel expert will be assisting you in passing the security control here. Please note that you must carry your original passport which will be verified against your ticket.
Once inside the citadel, we will be giving you a two hours guided tour. You will be visiting the main plaza, remains of the royal quarters, ceremonial sites, temples, and more. After the guided tour, you will have some free time to explore the citadel on your own.
If you have permits to climb Huayna Picchu mountain or Machu Pichu mountain, our guide will be directing you to the respective trailheads.
Alternatively, you may hike to the Sungate. It requires no permit and is free to enter. This is the point of entrance for those hiking the esteemed Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.
After the tour, we will be taking the bus back to Aguas Calientes town. You will have some free time to walk around this small town or have lunch at a local restaurant.
We will then take the train back to Ollantaytambo. Our representative will be meeting you on arrival and will be transferring you to Cusco City.
We will be accommodating you in one of these hotels for the night: Hotel Marquez, Casa Andina, Munay Wasi Inn, Midori, San Agustin International.
A more historic tour awaits you on the fourth day of the six days Machu Picchu Vacation Package.
After your breakfast, we will be picking you up from your hotel and will be driving you to the bus terminal in Cusco. Here you will embark on an informative and funfilled trip to Puno.
Along the way, we will be stopping at Andahuaylillas Village, home to the Sistine Chapel of the Americas. Our local expert will be giving you a detailed tour here.
We will then continue to Raqchi. Home to the temple of Viracocha. It is a massive two-storey structure. It measures 92 metres in length and 25.5 metres wide and is approximately 9.80 metres in height.
We will be giving you a guided tour here for 35 minutes.
We will then stop in Sicuani for lunch.
After relishing a traditional buffet lunch, we will be continuing to La Raya. This marks the border between Cusco and Puno. At 4335 metres above sea level, this is the highest point on this trip.
We will then stop at the Pucara museum. Here we will be visiting the museum where you will be introduced to the origin of Pucara Culture. We will be having 25 minutes guided tour here.
By 0500 PM, we will be reaching Puno. Our representative will be meeting you on arrival and will transfer you to your hotel. We will be accommodating you in one of these three-star hotels: Casa Andina, Intiqa hotel, Tierra Viva, and Sol plaza hotel Puno.
Another remarkable day on this six days Machu Picchu Picchu Travel Package. We will be picking you up from your hotel in Puno between 0655 and 0710 and will drive you to the boat pier.
You will be welcomed to traditional folkloric music. We will then sail for thirty minutes to the emblematic floating islands of Uros. The entire island is made of totora reed.
Here our guide will introduce you to the local culture and traditions. You will get a detailed insight into their way of life and the way how they build these islands.
You will have the option of embarking on a Totora Reed Boat to the main island.
Once you have had your fill of Uros, we will be sailing to Taquile. Home to textile weavers. Although, it is quite different. The men here do knitting.
They have different traditional clothes according to their marital status. Our guide will be giving you a detailed explanation of this.
We will then stop at a local restaurant, overlooking the blue waters of Lake Titicaca for lunch.
After lunch, we will be sailing back to Puno. Our representative will be meeting you at the boat pier on arrival and will be transferring you back to your hotel. We will be reaching by 0430 PM.
After relishing your breakfast, we will be picking you up and will be transferring you back to the airport in Juliaca for your onward flight to Lima. If you want to travel back to Cusco, we will be dropping you of at the bus terminal.