2 days for visit santa maria to machu picchuMACHU PICCHU IN CART 2 DAYS AND 1 NIGHT
This route is a new alternative to visit the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, without using the classic train route, Machu Picchu by car is a route full of beautiful landscapes that show a wonderful geography, where you will live an unforgettable adventure with people very pleasant that will make your trip pleasant. Following this route you will be contributing to the development of extremely poor people who are recently involved in the tourism sector, constituting an axis of work and social development.
DAY 1: CUSCO- AGUAS CALIENTES
At 7:30 am, we will pick you up at your hotel, to go to the town of Ollantaytambo, on the way we will enjoy the beautiful landscape of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. From this place we will continue our journey along a paved road to the "Abra de Málaga". From that point, we will see some of the most incredible landscapes of the Peruvian highlands. After a brief stop, we will begin our descent into the thick jungle, passing through different microclimates that combine the landscapes of snow-covered peaks, with those of the tropical jungle, arriving at the town of Santa María, we will continue our journey along a non-paved road until we reach the town of Santa Teresa, where a delicious lunch awaits us. After lunch, we will continue our trip until we reach the train station in the Hydroelectric Plant, from here we will start walking for 2 hours approx. to the town of Aguas Calientes, where we will spend the night in a hotel selected for you. If we have time, we can also go for a relaxing bath in the hot springs of Aguas Calientes. Finally we will have a dinner with the guide to inform us of the plans of the following day.
DAY 2: MACHU PICCHU.
You can enjoy your breakfast from 04:00 am, To start our adventure, the guide will pick you up from your hotel, to go to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, (or if you prefer you can use the bus service) Arriving at the citadel will begin our guided tour which will last approx. 2 hours and half; In the tour we will appreciate the most important places of the Sanctuary, such as the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Solar Clock, the Royal Rooms, the Temple of the Three Windows, the Royal Cemeteries and more. After the tour you will have free time to continue exploring the citadel on your own, take your best photos and enjoy this wonder. After, we will descend to the town of Aguas Calientes, to board the train at 01:15 pm. that we return to the hydroelectric power station, in this place we will be waiting for the bus that will take us to the city of Cusco. In Santa Teresa we will stop to get some food or go to the bathroom before embarking on the last leg of our trip, back to the city of Cusco.