Machupicchu – 2 days
Machupicchu its one of the 7 wonders of the world, if you are in Cusco you have to visit this mythical and impressive archaeological site, we are sure you will have a great time enjoying the Culture and nature together,
we consider an extension this part of the tour considering your available time of your vacation, so we can run this “Birding – Cultural Photography Tour Extension” after or before our main tour.
anyway these 2 days will be totally amazing, we’ll learn about Culture, History, Cuisine, Archaeology, Nature, Wildlife and Photography in short time.
if you want to do this extension before any of our Manu birding tours, we’ll start in Cusco, if you want to do the tour at the end of any our birding tours , you should go back or take a flight to Cusco.
Day 1 To Machupicchu
Depending from where you are, you should take a flight to Cusco, but if you are in Cusco already, we’ll pick you up from your hotel.
From Cusco we drive to Ollantaytambo, 1.5 – 2 hours about it,
here we are going to take a train to Machupicchu. From the train we will certainly see Torrent Ducks and White-capped Dipper on the Urubamba / Vilcanota river and of course amazing landscapes.
in Machupicchu Transfer service we’ll be waiting for you to transfer you to your hotel, after to get your hotel at Machupicchu town you will have free time in the afternoon. Birding or explore the town looking for souvenirs and visit hot springs are some options.
Day 2 Machupicchu Arqueological Site – back to Cusco.
Early in the morning we will take a bus to visit MACHU PICCHU – one of the most magical and mysterious places on Earth! Situated in a special place. surrounded by great landscape, Machupicchu was Constructed from precisely sculptured granite blocks carefully joined with the projecting exposed stone of the surrounding mountain, the site may well be the finest architectural achievement of the new world – Inca’s culture. Actually there are 2 turns to visit Machupicchu in the mornings and afternoons, so we’ll take morning visit where you will have 2 hours guided tour in the archaeological site and then you can explore the ruins at leisure for the rest of the morning before lunch.
then you may take bus back down towards Aguas Calientes where you will take train to go back to Cusco.
at the train station we’ll be waiting for you to transfer you to the your hotel where its the end of the tour.
Please contact Us for more details, prices and accommodation information.