5 Days Enigmatic Machu Picchu Journey

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Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury. Now is the time to explore Peru and take a Machu Picchu Tour. Tell your friends that it’s time to explore this Inca Land, climb Pisac, visit Ollantaytambo temple, and be on top of Huayna Picchu Mountain. Peru destinations have become some of the number one places to visit in South America. Peru has the Pacific Ocean, Andes Mountains, and jungles. Also in Cusco state we can participate in many different sports.

FAQs: In this tour, the first day we go to the sacred valley of the Incas (Urubamba or Yucay) to avoid the heights of Cusco to adapt gradually to the heights and thus you have a wonderful vacation.

Trip Overview

Day 1: Cusco Arrival and the Sacred Valley Transfer Service
Day 2: Pisac, Salineras, and Moray Tour
Day 3: Yanahuara Inca Beer Tour, Ollantaytambo & PM by Train to Aguas Calientes Village
Day 4: Machu Picchu Tour And Trek to Montaña or Waynapicchu
Day 5: Leave Cusco

Day 1: Cuzco Arrival and the Sacred Valley Transfer Service

Upon your arrival time at Cuzco airport, we are waiting for you with our tourist transport, which takes us to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. After half an hour of bus ride we get to Chinchero. Depending on your arrival time in Cusco, we may have time to stop at a Inca textile center or the Chinchero Incan site, or maybe even visit both places.  We stay for a while at this nice little Inca and Colonial town to  help with the adaptation to the high altitude.  By choosing this tour, you are able to avoid staying at the high altitude of Cusco, until later when you have become better acclimatized to the high altitude. On this first day we go and stay overnight at Urubamba or another town in the Sacred Valley of the Incas which are at a lower altitude than Cusco.

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Summary 

  • Meeting Point: At the airport
  • Arrive at Cusco during the morning
  • Avoid high elevations on the first in day Cusco
  • Travel to lower elevations such as the Sacred Valley of the Incas which is an ideal place to visit
  • Welcome and transfer from Cusco airport to the Sacred Valley of the Incas
    • Visit Chinchero, the Colonial and the Incan site
  • Total distance: 1 hour and 20 minutes by transport
  • Estimated duration: Half day
  • Difficulty: First day of acclimatizing to high elevation
  • Accommodation: the Sacred Valley of the Incas overnight “Not included”.

Day 2: Pisac, Salineras, and Moray Tour

At 8:30 am we pick you up from the hotel. In one hour we arrive at Pisac Incan site, the site of a temple. There are many Inca citadels around Pisac, which are located in the Mountains which offer natural protection. At Pisac we visit the main Incan places trekking from the upper side and finishing at the lower site of Pisac. During this two hour tour, we have views of the spectacular Andes and Inca architecture.

Then we return to Urubamba village for a buffet lunch. After lunch we keep exploring the Andes of Machu Picchu. The next place we visit is Moray where we will have a short hike. This giant ring-shape terrace was used to plant crops including experimental ones. The Incas developed many types of potatoes and other edible crops. Additionally, the Incas were always studying Pachamama (Mother Nature) so that is why they were prepared with sufficient food in storage for 90 years.

The last place to visit is Salineras “Inka salt mine of Maras” with more than 3,000 pans in a ring shapes. At this site we try to understand why salt rather than sugar was so important to the Incas. In Inca mythology, salt was an important factor, as well as a required product for all Incas who were always walking and needed the salt minerals.

After our Salineras visit we have a group decision whether to return from the salt mines by car to the hotel or enter and visit the salt pans and then carry on using the old trail to the riverside (a one hour downhill trek). If we choose the latter, at the Kondor tourist transport will be waiting for us to take us back to the hotel.

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Summary 

  • The tour is from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
  • This tour includes:
    • Pisac Incan site
    • Moray Incan site
    • Salineras “Inca salt mines”
    • Meals included at Urubamba village
  • Estimated duration: full day
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Accommodation: The Sacred Valley of the Incas overnight “Not included”.

Day 3: Yanahuara Inca Beer Tour, Ollantaytambo & PM by Train to Aguas Calientes Village

The large luggage is left at the hotel reception, and for Machu Picchu we carry with us just a small day backpack or really small luggage. After a short transport ride we arrive at Yanahuara village, where we visit some of the Inca bars. We also visit the Inca and Colonial houses to play Sapo, take pictures of Guinea pigs, and explore the traditional Peruvian kitchen. There we can learn about the natural process of how to process  Inca beer using fermented corn. We also get to drink some of the two types of beer: one sour and the other mixed with strawberry. After this tasting experience, we travel to Ollantaytambo.

Ollantaytambo is built close to two rivers, the Urubamba Main River and Patacancha River (small one). The water was and is very important to the population of the area. Even today, the water is fresh and clean. Ollantaytambo was also a temple dedicated to the astronomical gods such as the Sun, Moon, Mountains, totemic animals like the Alpaca, and contains numerous warehouses with many Inca altars (the milky way projection). The Inca astronomer saw in the milky way those symbols which were used to build Ollantaytambo.

At noon or early afternoon, we take the train service to Aguas Calientes village, a small town with only two main streets (one street with the train track), and the other which leads from the Plaza upper side towards the hot spring. No taxi service, all by foot here.

Free afternoon at Aguas Calientes village

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Summary 

  • Half day tour from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.
  • This Tour includes:
    • The Inca bar “Chicheria” to taste the Incan beer, “Chicha”
    • Explore Ollantaytambo Incan site
  • Meals not included
  • PM or around noon train service from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes village
  • Free afternoon for relaxing or going to the thermal bath (optional)
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Accommodation at Aguas Calientes village “Not included”.

Day 4: Machu Picchu Tour And Trek to Montaña or Waynapicchu

If you book in advance (3 to 4 months), this tour package can include climbing the Waynapicchu or Montaña  Mountain. A guide is not necessary and you can climb the mountain at 7 AM. The Inca trails are well marked to the top (one hour to Waynapicchu, or one and a half to Montaña). Following this climb, you meet at the main gate of Machu Picchu with your professional local guide for your guided tour of Machu Picchu (takes 2 hours). Following the tour, you return to Aguas Calientes village by bus to eat your meals, and then at the indicated time you go to the train station (located at Aguas Calientes village), and return by train to Ollantaytambo train station, then by transport to Cusco (total ride 3 hours and 20 minutes by train and car).

PM back to Cusco

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Summary 

  • AM Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury
  • AM trek to Montaña or Waynapicchu (on your own as guide not necessary)
  • Professional guided tour by a local guide
  • 2 hours tour for exploring Machu Picchu with your guide and then free time for you
  • PM return by bus to Aguas Calientes village
  • PM train return service from Machu Picchu train station to Ollantaytambo train station
  • PM or night transfer service from Ollantaytambo to Cusco city by car
  • Difficulty: Easy tour,. Waynapicchu difficult but not impossible!
  • Accommodation: Cusco overnight “Not included”.

Day 5: Leave Cusco

  • A transfer service to Cusco airport

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Includes

  • Enigmatic Machu Picchu Journey 5D, with Waynapicchu or Montaña Mountain
    • Day 1: Cusco Arrival and the Sacred Valley Transfer Service
    • Day 2: Pisac, Salineras, and Moray Tour
    • Day 3: Yanahuara Inca Beer Tour, Ollantaytambo & PM by Train to Aguas Calientes Village
    • Day 4: Machu Picchu Tour And Trek to Montaña or Waynapicchu
    • Day 5: Leave Cusco
  • Private & personalized tours
  • Active itinerary with unique cultural features
  • Private tourist transport (minivan for 5 people, van for 12 people or bus for 20 people)
  • Excellent English speaking tour guide
  • Comprehensive guided sightseeing
  • All entrance tickets to the attractions
  • Machu Picchu Ticket
  • Waynapicchu or Montaña Mountain climb
  • All pick-ups (pickup and dropoff at your hotel)
  • All transfers and sightseeing per itinerary in modern Inka motor coach
  • Meals: Day 2 buffet lunch at Urubamba village
  • 2 train Ticket Service Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu (Expedition Tourist Train “round trip”)
  • 2 bus Tickets Machu Picchu Pueblo to Machu Picchu Park (round trip)
  • All local taxes

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Does Not Include

  • All accommodation hotels in and around CUSCO for the excursions are not included
  • International flights/Domestic flights (Airport Taxes or visa fees)
  • Meals where not stated
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Additional nights during the trip due to flight cancellations
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages or Snacks
  • Laundry
  • Phone calls/Radio calls or messages
  • Reconfirmation of international flights and items of personal nature
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Tips

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury Bring

  • Original passport (and International Student Identity Card “ISIC” it is applicable)
  • Travel insurance (strongly recommended but not required)
  • Comfortable day backpack (to carry your personal belongings)
  • Lighter trekking boots (with good ankle support)
  • Plastic bottles are forbidden in Machu Picchu Park so bring: aluminum bottle, Camel-back, Nalgene bottle, etc.
  • Waterproof jacket/rain poncho (depends on weather conditions)
  • Warm jacket
  • T-shirts/Comfortable trousers/Sun hat
  • Windbreaker (depends on weather conditions).
  • Sun protection cream (SPF 45 or higher recommended), sun hat, sun glasses
  • Personal medication
  • Camera with extra batteries

ENIGMATIC MACHU PICCHU JOURNEY 5D

Private tour
*We do not add other people in our group.

  • 2 ppl group US$ 795.00 p/person.
  • 3 ppl group US$ 740.00 p/person.
  • 4 ppl group US$ 685.00 p/person.
  • 5 ppl group US$ 650.00 p/person.
  • 6 ppl group US$ 595.00 p/person.
  • 7 ppl group US$ 560.00 p/person.
  • 8 ppl group US$ 535.00 p/person.
  • 9 ppl group US$ 520.00 p/person.
  • 10 ppl group US$ 500.00 p/person.
  • 11 ppl group US$ 475.00 p/person.
  • 12 ppl group US$ 465.00 p/person.
  • 13 ppl group US$ 450.00 p/person.
  • 14 ppl group US$ 440.00 p/person.
  • 15 ppl group US$ 435.00 p/person.
  • 16 ppl group US$ 430.00 p/person.
  • 17 ppl group US$ 425.00 p/person.
  • 18 ppl group US$ 410.00 p/person.
  • 19 ppl group US$ 400.00 p/person.
  • 20 ppl group US$ 395.00 p/person.

*Student discounts applies to students holding a valid Green ISIC card. “$ 40 off per person”


Please note: Hotels are not included. Book your hotels in the following order

Day 1: Urubamba overnight “Sacred Valley”
Day 2: Urubamba overnight “Sacred Valley”
Day 3: Accommodation at Aguas Calientes village
Day 4: Cusco overnight
Day 5: Leave Cusco

Hotels Information:

Kondor Path Tours HOW TO BOOK

Machu Picchu Hike Tour Luxury WILL NOT BE CONFIRMED without a completed booking form and deposit sent to kondorpathtours@gmail.com. There is a $250 per person deposit needed. All deposits are fully non-refundable. We accept payments through PayPal which will incur a 6% merchant fee paid by the traveler, we will email you your booking invoice and confirmation once your information and deposit are received.







ENIGMATIC MACHU PICCHU JOURNEY 5D

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The amount to deposit to reserve and secure your space is specified according to the number of customers “We accept payments through PayPal which will incur a 6% merchant fee paid by the traveler”

ENIGMATIC MACHU PICCHU JOURNEY 5D

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Enigmatic Machu Picchu 5D


Programed Departures


Depart. Date Group size Avail. Tour

Trip Details

Duration: 5 Day and 3 Night
Sites to visit: Pisac, Salineras, and Moray Tour, Yanahuara (try Inca Beer), Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu
Tour Style: Archeological, Cultural and Ecological
Recommended group size: Minimum 2 People, Maximum 22 people
Highlight: Private guide for a more personalized experience, enjoyable and historical places on earth, and Amazing mountain scenery
Location: Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu
Physical Level: 5 Day and 3 Night
Total Travel Distance: Easy / Moderate walking distance of the many historical sites
Departures: Departure any day with two people
Recommended age for the tour: You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a Kondor Path Tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 5
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