(For overnight in Machu Picchu Village - Aguas Calientes - Hotel only add cost for the nights requested, Cost of Services are added for extra days)
The Citadel of Machu Picchu located is a sacred area and mystical, which consorts with the natural country, being a site of significant historic and cultural importance and as a demonstration of the architectural elaboration of the Inca culture. Picchu (Machu Picchu's initial name) was one a lot of llactas (hamlets), but provided a special role. It was constructed by Pachacutec (the patriarch of Tawantinsuyu) and is a mysterious place, a memorial to divinity, where people perceive that they are a creation of God
The high sensation of spirituality that exists this place seems to transport its guests to a space, where everything "in an unthinkable way" is possible. It is a place where weird forces of nature let the persons to reach an unparalleled cosmic state, a state that can only be understood in Machu Picchu.
The Stronghold of Machu Picchu ( "Old Mountain" in Quechua) is famous throughout all the world for its wonderful views and its extraordinary position on a high mountain overlooking the powerful stream of the Urubamba River. It is one of the most well-known archaeological places of the world and the most attended attraction in Peru.
5:00 a.m.: Transfer from your hotel to the train station
We will take the touristic train to Aguas Calientes. From there we will take a bus to Machupicchu Inca City.
We´ll have 02 hours with a professional bilingual tour guide, visiting the main temples and plazas in Machu Picchu, and then you´ll have free time to explore Machu Picchu at your own pace.
Optional: You can ascend the sacred mountain of Huayna Picchu. You can also visit the Sun gate and the Inca Bridge.
6:30 p.m. return to Aguas Calientes to take the train back to Cusco
10:30 p.m. Arrival in Cusco
Transfer to Hotel / End of service
The passengers in the Expedition Train will be comfortable and able to relax while being informed about the important points that this ancient route includes which every traveler should know.
The EXPEDITON has fully covered cars with panoramic windows to allow travelers to feel like they are immersed in the beauty of the natural landscape, making the Machu Picchu experience begin on the train.
Completely surrounded by glass, the train cars have large panoramic windows offering unparalleled scenic views and a number of spectacular photo opportunities. The traveler in the VISTADOME will feel part of the impressive landscapes of Peru. Perurail provides personalized attention and first class service to allow the passengers on board to have an unforgettable experience.
The VISTADOME also has air conditioning, heating, and leather seats to provide you with a comfortable experience during the entire trip. The VISTADOME has a service on board which allows travelers to feel immersed in the Andean culture through its landscapes, music, dance and even food, carefully prepared with local ingredients.