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This tour goes for those people with conditions to make short hikes of 2 or 3 hours and those who would like to save money in making real the dream to arrive in MACHU PICCHU without using the expensive trains.
There are there ways to arrive there:
Option 1: Making an adventure tour as the Inca Trail, Salkantay Trekking, Inca Jungle Trail, Lares Valley, these are 4 or 5 days tours.
Option 2: A tour by train to Machu Picchu, where you need one or two days, this depends of your preference.
Option 3: The well-known for few and unknow for many ones, TOUR MACHU PICCHU BY CAR, where you need at least two days.
If you don’t have many days to stay in Cusco or you don’t want to make a long hikes or treks of 4 or 5 days, better, you would like to visit other sites around Cusco and if you don’t want to waste money in the expensive trains to arrive to this wonder, ¡¡¡YOU ARE IN THE RIGHT WEBSITE!!!; we will teach you and make you arrive in Machu Picchu in the best way and with the best price, a trip as if you would be planning it by yourself, but with more facilities.
BEST TIME TO GO: FROM MARCH TO NOVEMBER.
AVAILIBILITY: EVERY DAY.
DIFFICULTY: MODERATE, WITH LOTS OF WALKING AROUND THE RUINS
Day 1: Cusco – Hidroelectrica – Aguas Calientes.
Day 2: Aguas Calientes – Machupicchu – Hidroelectrica – Cusco.
Pick up around 7:00 to 7:30 a.m. then we leave from Cusco to travel 6 and ½ hours by mini bus to arrive in Hidroelectrica; in the way we will stop two times, first in Ollantaytambo (10 or 15 minutes) where you will have time to buy water or snacks, then we will go up to Abra Malaga where you will find a beautiful landscape of the Highland área with snow peaks mountain, then we’ll go down by the high jungle passing by small villages as Santa Maria and Santa Teresa, here is our second stop (40 minutes) for having lunch, after we continue to arrive in Hidroelectrica, from this place we start to hike 2 and ½ hours (mostly flat walk) to arrive in Aguas Calientes (Town of Machupicchu), from Hidroelectrica also you have the option to take a train to arrive in Aguas Calientes in 25 munites, this train has an extra Price of US$ 31.00 each way (95% of people go walking); once you arrive in town you will have a shot free time to rest or to visit the hot spring (entrance fee for hot pool s/ 15.00); after dinner you will have a briefing about the next day where you will have details about the Machu Picchu tour.
Around 4:20 am. We get ready to start to go up to Machu Picchu, this will be one hour and 40 minutes hike (20 minutes downhill and one hour and 20 minutes uphill by steps) also you have the option to go up by bus if you don’t want to walk (25 minutes – extra cost US$ 12 each way), the first bus departures at 5:30 a.m, any way, if you go walking or by bus you will meet with the tour guide and the group at the only gate of Machupicchu around 6:20 or 6:30 a.m. to start a guiding tour, this information tour will last 2 hours approximately and it will be around the main places of this marvelous archaeological site, icon places as the classical place to take the famous picture of Machu Picchu, temple of the sun, the main plaza, Intiwatana, Condor temple, water mirror sector and so on; after this guiding tour you will have free time to explore by your own until 11:00 Hrs (Total stay in the park 5 hours) after we have to start to walk back to Hidroelectrica (03 hours) where we will take the bus at 15:00hrs.to come back to Cusco (21:30 hrs.)
We make a direct job for the passenger (Contract between tour operator and travelers), no intermediaries, we don’t give commissions to travel agencies or any others third parties that inflate the costs.
All our staff are 100% local (people from Cusco), all professionals in tourism, who have constant training courses and good customer service (Customer = friend), with this we guarantee the service we provide.
We are really a Tour Operator with all the permits and certificates granted by the Provincial Municipality of Cusco and the Minister of Tourism (DIRCETUR y MINCETUR).
We have 10 years’ experience in this market, so, we know all the fails of other companies, this is why, we have the knowledge to solve fast and efficiently any unexpected problems (those small details are our different).
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Complete the booking form or send data of all the travellers as Full name, passport number, nationality, date of birth, occupation or a copy of passports (in the case of Peruvians is neccesary a copy of a current ID, the same for those student, a copy of the current ISIC card, this to get the discount); and the information about arrival and departure flights; Our privacy policies are strict, INKA TIME will use this information exclusively to nominate the reservation tickets, we never share this information with third parties.
Choose the best way to pay and make a payment of 50% of the full amount; There are 04 ways to pay, bank transfer, wire money by Western Union, payments via PAYPAL and with debit or credit card VISA (this last two options have a 8% fee), any extra commision or fees charged must be assumed by the customer; for those one day or two days trip by train to Machu Picchu deposite must be US$ 200.00 per person; when you send your information you have to specify the payment method then we'll send you our data, the balance should be paid in our office in Cusco at most a day before your tour, this can be by cash or by credit or debit card (if you choose this second option to payment, you must to recharge + 8% of the total amount to pay).
Upon receipt of all passenger(S) data, we will send you a confirmation of your tour booked with a reservation code and payment plus details of your tour (this will be sent in the next 12 hours considering our business hours GMT - 5), and once we received the payment we will send you a VOUCHER OF RESERVATION, at this moment your reservation will be guaranteed in a 100% .