Duration: 2 days/1 nights
Departure Dates: Any day you would like!
Please see our group departure calendar for Active Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu group tour dates.
We offer a 10% discount when reserved along with any Rainbow Mountain departure
Travel to the amazing Rainbow Mountain Peru a multicolored peak set among equally colorful hillsides and boarderd by steep snowcapped peaks.
As with all Ayni Peru travel, this itinerary can be customized or combined with tours in Cusco and beyond. Please contact
us for custom itineraries, quotes and questions.
Morning departure across the wonderfully scenic Sacred Valley. Our first stop is the tiny village of Chahuaytire, where we`ll learn about local life, weaving traditions, and visit interesting pre-Hispanic cave art. Next we continue to Pisac, where we stop to tour impressive Inca ruins overlooking the valley, then descend in foot to the local market. Here you will have the option to browse the stalls and sample local foods, before breaking for a delicious traditional lunch with a local family. Our next stop is the original Inca town of Ollantaytambo. If time permits, we’ll tour this pretty town before boarding our train for a beautiful ride to Aguas Calientes. You will have your evening free to rest up for Machu Picchu the following morning.
After an early breakfast, we will take a short bus ride (20 min.) to the astounding Machu Picchu archaeological complex. After an approximately 3 hour tour of the ruins with your guide, you will be
Sacred Valley Machu Picchu Tour
free to explore on your own. An optional climb up Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu (based on availability) are included, for incredible views of the ruins from above. In the late afternoon, board your return train. You will be met at the station by our driver and transferred to your Cusco hotel for a good night`s rest.