Activities as listed in itinerary (private tours except Cusco tour)
All airport transfers (except in Lima where hotel is located at the airport)
Machu Picchu Train tickets
English-speaking guide at Machu Picchu
Air fare Quito-Galapagos-Guayaquil
Excursions with English speaking Naturalist guide provided by the Galapagos National Park.
Snorkeling gear at Galapagos
International flights to arrive to Ecuador and leave Peru
Flight from Guayaquil to Lima
Domestic flights Lima-Cusco-Lima
Optional 2nd entrance fee to Machu Picchu (approx $101 per person)
Single supplement (applies for a single room for somebody travelling within a group). If you are travelling alone then please ask our staff for a solo traveller price quote.
Entrance fee to the Galapagos National Park ($100 International visitors, subject to change)
Transit Control Card ($10, subject to change)
Isabela port fee ($10)
This tour is available to start on any day throughout the year.
Perurail baggage allowance restrictions
PeruRail only allows 1-piece of hand baggage per person, up to a maximum of 5 kg (11 pounds) and a total linear dimension of 157 cm (62 inches). No larger bags will be accepted.
Train & entrance fees for machu picchu
The restriction of daily visitor numbers to Machu Picchu makes it important to purchase tickets well in advance. We recommend that bookings are made at least 40 days prior to arrival to Peru.
Train tickets and Machu Picchu entrance fees are non-refundable in event of tour cancellation.
Daily visitor numbers to Machu Picchu are restricted to max. 2,500 people.
Machu Picchu opening hours: O6:00 am to 17:00 pm.
There are 9 hourly slots (between 6:00 and 14:00 hrs) for entrance to Machu Picchu. For each slot, a limited amount of entrance tickets will be sold. Visitors can enter during or after their assigned slot, but not BEFORE the indicated time.
The entrance fee entitles travelers a visit of max. 4 hours in Machu Picchu, or 7 hours if combining the visit to Machu Picchu with Wayna Picchu.
Bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu leave from 05:30 am, and at 10 minute intervals throughout the day.
Large bags and food are not allowed into the citadel. Luggage storage is available near the entrance (at additional cost).
Walking poles are only allowed for handicapped or elderly people.
To enter Machu Picchu all visitors must show their printed e-ticket and passport. You may get a special Machu Picchu stamp in your passport if you wish.
Our tips for an optional second visit to Machu Picchu: Hike to the sun gate ‘Inti Punku’ on your own (included in the entrance fee to Machu Picchu, duration approx. 2-hour roundtrip) or trek to Wayna Picchu peak (see below).
Daily visitor numbers to Wayna Picchu are restricted to max. 400 people.
The entrance ticket must be bought in advance(recommended at least 60 days), together with your Machu Picchu ticket. The fee is S/150 Peruvian Soles (subject to change).
Two entrance times are available: 07:00 am, 10:00 am.
Be prepared for a steep hike, of aprox 3 hours (round-trip). Those with a fear of heights should NOT take this excursion.
The narrow trail can be quite dangerous at times, especially after wet weather.
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