RAINBOW MOUNTAIN TOUR, SACRED VALLEY AND MACHUPICCHU BY TRAIN
DAY 1. CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY – AGUAS CALIENTES TOWN
This 3-day tour allows you to get to know the best of Cusco City, we will get to know significant archeological sites of the Incas, fertile valley, Urubamba river and splendid of the snowcapped Andes
Trip full of scenes along the Valley of Urubamba, the Sacred Valley of the Incas, to visit the Pisac ruins in the village of Pisac, at 31 km (19 miles) from Cuzco, viewing the Vilcanota river.
On the first day of your journey we will pick you up at your Hotel at 6:30 am and we will go by bus 45 minutes to first archeological site of Pisac.
After we pick you up at your accommodation in the morning, we will take you on an exciting and interesting sacred valley tour through the historic Incan sites and the stunning landscapes of the mountains and valleys.
Pisac is made by terraces, houses, water fountains, cemeteries and religious centers.
After exploring this spectacular site, we continue our journey by bus with full of scenes along Valley of Urubamba and viewing the Vilcanota river, we finally reach SALT FLAT (Salineras), once there, you will have guided tour with our guide who explain to you the history behind it.
Next, we will head to the mysterious archeological site of Moray, the Archeological Complex of Moray made it up of circular platform and place of agricultural experimentation during Inca’s period. We will explore and get know of it.
Lunch will be in Urubamba so that we will head to OLLANTAYTAMBO, we will be visiting and exploring this fantastic Inca site, after finally exploring and getting to know all Incan sites of the sacred valley of the Incas, we will catch the afternoon train to Aguas Calientes Town where will spend the night in a Hotel,
DAY 2. MACHUPICCHU – OLLANTAYTAMBO – CUSCO
We will pick you early in the morning to take a bus to MACHUPICCHU INCA SITE, once there you will have the guided tour for approximately 3 hours during the tour you will visit the most import place of Machupicchu, you will take a lot of pictures and your guide will explain to you all the information you need to know about Machupicchu. After the tour we will take the bus back to Machupicchiu Town and have lunch and later take train back to OLLANTAYTAMBO where our driver will be waiting for you and take you by bus back to CUSCO.
DAY 3. RAINBOW MOUNTAIN VINICUNCA TOUR
We pick you up at your Hotel in Cusco city at 3:00am with our private transportation, after 2 and a half hours’ drive, we arrive to the trail head 4600 m/ we start the day as early as possible to avoid the sun during the ascent of a mountain pass and beat the crowds
Afterwards, we will start 2 hours hiking up hill, on our way we will observe the breathtaking landscapes finally, we will reach the top of the rainbow mountain 5 050 m/, from the top we will enjoy one of mountain’s most privileged views and contrast between the snow-capped mountain and red, green and purple sediment colors of the rainbow mountain, we will have plenty of time to take pictures of the fantastic landscape.
Later on, we will follow a different trail down and up to the red valley we will hike about 30 minutes to get to red valley to be dazzled with its incredibly beautiful red color.
After exploring the stunning red valley, we will walk back to the trail head where we will take our van back to the lunch place.
After lunch we are ready to get back to Cusco at around 3:30 pm.
- Professional English and speaking Guide
- Private transport
- Pick and drop off at your Hotel
- Entrance tickets to Machupicchu
- Train expedition to Machupicchu town to ollantaytambo (round trip)
- Bus ticket to Machupicchu town and Machupicchu Inca site (round trip)
- Lunch in a community where we will be received by local people with music and dance (we will have the best view of the sacred valley)
- Entrance fees (tourist ticket 70 soles per person)
- tips for our crew
- Hotel in Aguas Calientes or Machupicchu Town
- Original pssports
- Clothes such a fleece and jacket.
- Sun hat
- Sun cream
- Sun glasses
- Rain gear
- Water to drink (a liter and half each)
- Snacks to eat like chocolates, quinoa bars.
- Extra money in cash