Machu Picchu by Car 2 days: Now Machu Picchu is not more difficult to know or expensive, (Now it is cheaper and easy) For that reason was created one new alternative route to the traditional train travel route. This tour is called MACHU PICCHU BY CAR 2D / 1N, This trip is for a new paved path from cusco to Santa Maria then until Hidroeléctrica it is unpaved route, totally 6 hours by car with some stops along the way, like for picture and for lunch. For that reason it is not necessarily to use the expensive train services, After the trip by car we will walk around 2 or 3 hours until Aguas Calientes (machupicchu pueblo), during the trip you will enjoy beautiful landscapes, valleys, snow-capped mountains, high forest full of flora and rivers that descend from the top of mountains with very clear water and some villages of the local people are very friendly plowing pleasant trip to Inca city of Machu picchu.
The machu picchu tour by bus by hydroelectric was born as a result of the high train costs to be able to reach machu picchu, this tour has a car combination plus hike to hot waters because the only way to get to machu picchu is by train or walking Also the minimum time to do this tour is 2 days.
It is very important indeed to include this topic in a series of Machu Picchu 2-day FAQ. Foreign visitors will be required their passport information in archaeological sites, touristic attractions, accommodations and so on. We recommend to always have it at reach.
Many exciting things! The Main Square is a great place to relax, take pictures, socialize with locals and other tourists, enjoy the natural energy and the views. There is the typical market where you’ll find everything Andean, like clothing, souvenirs, bags and so on, besides you could chat with the vendors, who are mostly people who still preserve a lot of the old Inca traditions. The Chavez Ballon museum will be quite an interesting introduction to the citadel’s history (we suggest you visit on day 1). There’s the Butterfly Research Institute, with guided tours in a simulated natural habitat. Many spas and Inca massage shops with a variety of beauty and relaxing treatments. Last but not least, the renowned thermal baths for an Inca-style treat.
Our 2-day itinerary includes a basic hotel with breakfast for night 1, but you can ask for a better one and choose from our partner hotels directory. Moreover, any package can be personalized and we also have the top option of private services and private tours to Machu Picchu.
A Machu Picchu 2-day FAQ indeed, but don’t worry, it will not ruin your vacation! Try getting to Cusco City some days before in order to better adjust to the lack of oxygen, avoid much physical effort initially, drink bottled water constantly and try coca leaves tea, which is the Andean tradition for getting an energy boost. If you still need pills, they will get you going in good shape, but only with prior medical permission.
All our pickups are from the hotels / hostels or points indicated prior coordination with the passenger.
If you stop before reaching ollantaytambo for use of hygienic services. (Cusco to Ollantaytambo time is 1 hour and 40 minutes)
The average time is 6 hours Approximately from Cusco to hydroelectric.
The groups have a maximum of 13 passengers.
The units are renault master of 15 people we do not work with buses because the route is narrow and for us its safety comes first.
The route to hydroelectric has quite a few curves, so we recommend taking some dizziness pills in case the route does not affect them.
It is 9 kilometers and has an approximate 2 hours and 40 minutes.
Si usted desea solo transporte puede ser ida y vuelta o un solo tramo no hay problema puede reservar en la opción transportes.
It is tropical zone the weather is warm we recommend getting sunscreen and mosquito repellent
If we have daily departures and we guarantee your reservation.
If you book only transportation we recommend doing it 2 weeks in advance, but if you buy the full tour it is recommended to do it 2 to 3 months before in order to get your admission to machu picchu on the first shift.
If it is also a very requested option, take the bus service and return by train.
But it will have an extra cost according to return schedule
It is oriented for all types of passengers without restrictions but you have to take into account the walking time of 3 hours from hydroelectric to hot waters.
The average arrival at 18:00 pm.
The car is arriving in Cusco on average 21:30 pm to the San Francisco square that is in the center of the city.
If there are about 5 restaurants in the hydroelectric plant.