Our Machu Picchu By Car 2 Days will take you to know the Inca citadel passing through beautiful landscapes of sierra, puna and jungle, until you reach this magical care place left by the ancient Incas.
Great, fast and comfortable alternative tour to Machu Picchu by Car. Travel with the group of friends or family, and have an opportunity meet new people on the way! Just sit, lay back and enjoy changing landscape of Andean mountain and subtropical jungle in a safe and pleasant journey to Machu Picchu!

Short Itinerary


  • 07:30 am: Departure from Cusco and the start of the tour in private van.

  • 10:30 am: Pass by Ollantaytambo

  • 13:30 pm: Stop for lunch in Santa Teresa.

  • 16:00 pm: Arrival at the Hydroelectric area.

  • 16:20 pm: Trek to Aguas Calientes.

  • 17:20 pm: Arrival at the village of Aguas Calientes. Relax at thermal baths in Aguas Calientes (optional)

  • 20:00 pm: Dinner and Overnight at a hostel


  • 04:00 am: Breakfast in your hostel

  • 04:20 am: Hike to the ruins The hike from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu Ruins (bus service is available and optional).

  • 06:00 am: Guided tour of the citadel of Machu Picchu.

  • 08:30 am: Free own time in Machu Picchu.

  • 11:30 am: Return train from Aguas Calientes to Hydroelectric.

  • 12:40 pm: Return to Cusco by private van.

  • 21:30 pm: Arrival in Cusco.


What's included

  • Private van ride Cusco-Hydroelectric-Cusco

  • Overnight at basic hotel in Aguas Calientes

  • 1 lunch (day 1), 1 dinner (day 1) and breakfast (day 2)

  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu

  • Professional guide in English or Spanish

Does NOT included:

  • Bus up from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu

  • Train tickets

  • Lunch on second day

  • Entrance to the hot springs in Aguas Calientes townTips, or additional expenses

What to bring for this tour

  • Original Passport, International Student Card (ISIC card) if applicable

  • Sneakers, T-shirts, Pants, Shorts, Bathing suit, and Sun hat

  • Waterproof jacket and Rain poncho from Nov to Mar.

  • Sunscreen, Bottled Water, and Personal medication

  • Cameras and Extra money

  • Travel Insurance is recommended

Upgrade options for your comfort

You can always ask for an upgrade for any of our services:
  • Trains: You can ask for a high class train, the Hiram Bingham luxury service for the Machu Picchu ride or the Andean Explorer for your trip to Puno.
  • Accommodation: Cusco, Lima and Arequipa have plenty of options for a good sleep and rest. Please check our hotel lists to find the best option for you.
  • Guiding: Our guides are very knowledgeable and experienced, but if you want a specialized guiding you can ask us to a special guiding service.