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City of Cusco


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2 Days

Tour to Machu Picchu by Train + Maras Moray 2D / 1N

Take the opportunity to live the exciting experience that the Tour to Machu Picchu by train + Maras Moray 2D / 1N has for you:

The Tour to Machu Picchu by Train + Maras Moray takes you to one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World, also enjoying the impressive views of the Sacred Valley of the Incas; as well as the charm of the Maras and Moray towns; its mines and Andean terraces.

This service is one of the most complete; In two days you will meet spectacular tourist attractions that transport you back in time, the geography and history of the Inca Empire. The rest will be in Aguas Calientes, a town located on the slopes of Machu Picchu, whose access is only by train or walking.

As an addition to the tour of the Machu Picchu Citadel, you can choose two more circuits that suit your tastes, the type of experience you want, as well as the budget. The Entrance Ticket to the extreme adventure Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu, which includes the visit to the Inca City + the Huayna Picchu Mountain, whose summit is located at 2,693 m.s.n.m. (8,835 feet); or choose the highest altitude excursion, Machu Picchu + Machu Picchu Mountain located at 3,082 meters above sea level (10,111 feet).

For reservations less than 3 months in advance, we recommend contacting us to confirm the availability of the Machu Picchu entrance (Circuito 1 or 2)

Choose the train category and the entrance time together with us!



Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley Tour Itinerary:

DAY 1:

08:00 - 20:30: Pick up from Hotel - Transport to Sacred Valley of the Incas - Ollantaytambo - Aguas Calientes

The adventure starts at 8:00, time in which our professional guide passes by the group to the lodging (it is recommended to have breakfast before the start of the tour), to move to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, which exhibits a majestic landscape of covered mountains of crops, rivers and glaciers.

Then you get to know Moray, an attraction highlighted by its circular platforms that could have been an experimentation laboratory in the time of the Incas. On the other hand, the Salineras de Maras, an impressive place, where up to the present time they use ancestral methods to extract the salt.

We continue the journey to Urubamba where you taste a delicious lunch with the best Peruvian food. Then you arrive at one of the main archaeological centers of Cusco: Ollantaytambo, where you have the experience of knowing the last Living Inca Town, its cobbled streets and the urban planning of this empire.

At approximately 7:00 p.m. you take the train to Aguas Calientes, where you arrive around 8:30 p.m. 

DAY 2:

7:00 - 13:00 : Breakfast - Visit to Machu Picchu

The day begins at 7:00, after breakfast, we begin the ascent by bus to Machu Picchu. In the Citadel you enjoy the most complete tour with an expert from Guru Explorers who makes you discover the most important places, including the main temples, stairways, squares, roads, among other amazing spaces of this architectural complex, such as the Intiwatana.

You will have time to take the best photos and enjoy magic moments. 

13:00 – 21:00 : Lunch - Return to Cusco

We return to Aguas Calientes on the tourist bus to enjoy lunch and have free time in this town before returning to Cusco. As additional activities, you have the possibility to relax your body in its hot springs, or visit one of its waterfalls.

At the end of free time, it is time to take the train back to Ollantaytambo, where there will be a transfer to take you to Cusco and arrive around 7:00 p.m.


The itinerary may vary depending on the train schedule that is obtained when booking the tour, and the availability of tickets to Machu Picchu. Passengers are recommended to book as far in advance as possible, especially during high season (June – September) or on festive dates.

Additional Information


Price of the Machu Picchu Tour by train includes: 

Day 1

  • Transfer from accommodation in the historic center of Cusco or Ollantaytambo. Sometimes access is limited by the narrow streets of the city; if this is the case, the guide will suggest a nearby point to look for them.
  • Professional guided tour in English and / or Spanish in Machu Picchu (For Portuguese or other languages ask for availability).
  • Buffet lunch
  • Train ticket to Machu Picchu (Expedition or The Voyager Category)

Day 2

  • Professional guided tour in English and / or Spanish in Machu Picchu (For Portuguese or other languages ask for availability).
  • Tourist bus ticket (round trip) Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu.
  • Machu Picchu entrance ticket
  • Train ticket to Ollantaytambo (Expedition or The Voyager Category)
  • Transfer Ollantaytambo - Cusco
Not include

Price of the Machu Picchu Tour by train excludes:

  • Transfer from hotels outside the city of Cusco, such as Urubamba, Pisac or others available; you should check if there are any extra charges with Guru Explorers.
  • Tip for the guide.
  • Beverages.
  • Tourist ticket for the Sacred Valley (can be purchased as an extra).
  • Entrance ticket to the Salineras de Maras (adults and students: S / 10.00)
  • Hotel in Aguas Calientes (It can be added in the reservation process).
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner or other food not specified in the itinerary.
  • Entrance ticket to Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain.
  • Entrance ticket to hot springs in Aguas Calientes.
What to Bring

What to Bring to the Machu Picchu Tour:

Consider that Machu Picchu and Aguas Calientes are above (2,000 masl / 6,561 ft); its climate varies according to the time it is visited.

  • It is recommended to choose: comfortable shoes, light clothing, hat, gloves, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, rain gear (especially in November - April).
  • Repellent against insects (important in Machu Picchu)
  • Passport or DNI.
  • ISIC card if you are a student.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Bathing suit and towel (optional for the hot springs in Aguas Calientes).
  • Devices for audiovisual recording (cell phone, camera, video cameras).
  • Cash (local currency).

What considerations should you have when making the trip to the ruins of Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley?

  • You must choose the entrance tickets to Machu Picchu in the purchase process. Prices vary if you are not part of the Andean Community (Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and Colombia).
  • The train schedule and access to Machu Picchu may vary depending on availability. We recommend making reservations as far in advance as possible.
  • By regulation of the train company, it is not allowed to carry backpacks, suitcases or large bags. The only things allowed are small bags or backpacks up to 5-6 kg.
  • For the transfer from Cusco, you should consider that sometimes, access is limited by the narrow streets of the city; if this is the case, the guide will suggest a nearby pick-up point.
  • Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Due to environmental, climatic or other factors, beyond our control, the travel itinerary may vary. If so, it will be notified promptly.

“Guru Explorers” values ​​your time and strives to respect the tour schedule; however they may vary for reasons beyond our control (weather, natural disasters, field conditions, among other demonstrable

Terms and Conditions

Cancellation Policies:

  • Take the following into account:
    • The Ministry of Culture does not make refunds for the entrance to Machu Picchu, Montaña Machu Picchu or Montaña Huaynapicchu.
    • The train company charges an administrative fee of 10% for cancellations.
  • Cancellations within 11 days or more in advance, a penalty of 90 USD per person will be charged, which includes administrative concepts, entrance tickets to Machu Picchu and train company fee.
  • Cancellations with 4 to 10 days in advance, will receive 50% of the amount paid.
  • Cancellations with 3 days or less in advance, there will be no refund.
  • There are no refunds for entrances to Machu Picchu Mountain or Huayna Picchu Mountain.

Date changes:

  • Take the following into account:
    • Date changes are subject to the availability of train tickets and entrance to Machu Picchu.
    • Price difference will be charged for train tickets, if applicable. (Guru Explorers does its best to avoid increases)
    • In the event of the new date of the tour to Machu Picchu is in a different year from the original, the ticket will be lost and an additional 50 USD per person will be charged to buy a new one.
  • For changes of dates notified 11 days or more in advance, an additional charge of 15% will apply, which includes change fee for the entrance to Machu Picchu and the train company.
  • For changes of dates notified 4 to 10 days or more in advance, an additional charge of 25% will apply, which includes a change fee for the entrance to Machu Picchu and the train company.
  • It will not be possible to make date changes 3 days or less in advance.
  • There will be no refund in case of delayed flights, train delays, bad weather or other external factors.
Why choose us


The experience that makes you live the beauty of this mountain of colors is inexplicable, it is really a personal encounter between you and nature. We want to be part of that experience that you will live in the tour temple of the sun in Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Maras Maray. If you are still wondering why choose us? We would like you to read 7 outstanding characteristics of our service:


When you go to a teacher, it is because you want to answer all the questions. In a matter of travel, money, time and enjoyment, you have to choose the best options available and that is what “Guru Explorers” is all about, giving you the perfect balance for the adventure you DESERVE.


To become “Guru Explorers”, we are still world travelers, but experts in Cusco, Lima, and the most important destinations in Peru. We lived bad and good experiences, valuing that the main difference lies in the details, so we know what elements are essential for your trip. We are travelers and we strive to enhance your experience! 


We are here to provide you with the best and most accurate information and description of our tours. We are not supporters of hidden costs, that is why we provide the necessary information so you can choose the inclusions or upgrades you are looking for.


You entrust us with your time, your money and your expectations and that is why we fine-tune every detail to guarantee the trip you dream of.


Although we have pre-established packages; they can be adapted to your needs and to make plans that are suited to you, so that you can visit any place in Peru, with the expertise of “Guru Explorers”. We adapt trips for special occasions such as your corporate trips, honeymoon, birthday, social, cultural or sports event during your visit to Peru, offering you complete advice to achieve and exceed your expectations.


Before being tour guides, we are travelers, explorers, adventurers; That makes us passionate about creating the best experiences in the time you invest for yourself and those you love.


We promote Responsible and Sustainable Tourism, not affecting the traveler, nor exploiting the communities that receive it or their environment. We create more human and respectful experiences of Heritage.

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