The itinerary encourages couples to embark on a romantic journey through the Inca Land together. We get on the expedition at the Poroy train station and travel to Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain.
The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu is one of the most visited destinations in Peru. This itinerary is scheduled for travelers who have a few days of vacation. You can make this trip by visiting two incredible excursions: Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain; it is the perfect combination for your next vacation to the land of the Incas in Peru.
We have cataloged this holiday circuit as THE ROMANTIC TOUR. Welcome to this two-day expedition through the jungle of Machu Picchu and the Andes south of Cusco-Ausangate, where the mountain does paint naturally. Adventures to Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain will leave you with lasting memories of Peru’s rich history and awe-inspiring landscapes.
Embark on an unforgettable two-day journey to Peru’s iconic Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain! This incredible tour offers the chance to witness some of the country’s most majestic sites, remarkable scenery, and ancient architecture.
We’ll take you on a scenic train ride through the Andes to the ancient Incan city of Machu Picchu, where you’ll explore the ruins and learn about the remarkable past of this UNESCO World Heritage site. After a strenuous but rewarding hike to Rainbow Mountain on day two, you’ll be rewarded with breathtaking views of the mountain’s vibrant colors and the surrounding Andean scenery.
Day 1: A tour from Cusco to Machu Picchu with a same-day return
Day 2: A tourist circuit around Cusco’s southwest-facing Rainbow Mountain
Machu Picchu carries just a daypack or minimal luggage.
At 5:10, we will pick you up at your hotel to start the trip to the railway facilities of the Inca Rail train company to start the train trip through Ollantaytambo. Then, we descend towards the Urubamba River, bordering the Andes mountain range, until we reach the jungle heights of Machupicchu Pueblo. Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes, our resident guide waited for the group to meet at the railway station to go to the bus station and start the vehicular trip to the only Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, where no one arrived until 1911.
Explore the Inca citadel for two hours, walking and taking many photos to complete the circuit. Then we go to Aguas Calientes to board the train service to Poroy station. In Poroy, our vehicle driver waits for the group to go to Cusco. We will leave them at their respective hotels.
Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu Site at 10:00
When you arrive, meet at the train arrivals area at Ollantaytambo train station. Search for the KONDOR PATH TOURS sign bearing your name. Chewbacca and Citripio
Rest early to continue exploring the next day!
A light walk
2-hour guided tour
Cusco: 3,350m (10,990 ft)
Machu Picchu Ruins: 2,400m (7,874 ft)
Poroy Train Station: 3,570m (11,712 ft)
Activities start with pick-up from your hotel at 05:30. We travel southwest of the city for two hours until we reach the town of Cusipata, where we take a detour and go along the dirt road until the end of the highway.
We walk for around 5 minutes until we reach the horses and start riding the horses with an American saddle adapted to the Andean style. The horses of the Andes take us to the foothills of Rainbow Mountain, and we will only have to walk for about 20 minutes to enjoy the panoramic views of Rainbow Mountain. We have categorized this circuit as THE ROMANTIC TOUR for visiting two wonders: Machu Picchu and the beautiful, colorful, psychedelic mountain of Vinicuna.
7km (4.3 miles)
36-Minutes (up & down)
Llactoq: 4,900m (16,076 ft)
Rainbow Pass: 5,100m (16,732 ft)
You can reach the breathtaking Vinicunca Mountain on the well-known Peruvian trek known as the Rainbow Mountain Trek.
The Rainbow Mountain Trek is a moderate-to-challenging trek. The tour requires a demanding ascent of more than 5,100 meters.
The Rainbow Mountain Trek is best done between April and December when Peru is in its dry season.
The Rainbow Mountain Trek usually takes one day. There are, however, longer hikes that can last up to three days.
Ensure you have warm clothing, hiking boots, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, a drinking water bottle, and a digital camera.
The Rainbow Mountain Trek can be completed as a day trip from Cusco.
|Number of persons||Price per person|
|1||$ 520.00 USD|
|2||$ 428.00 USD|
|3||$ 378.00 USD|
|4||$ 352.00 USD|
|5||$ 337.00 USD|
|6||$ 327.00 USD|
|7||$ 320.00 USD|
|8||$ 314.00 USD|
|9||$ 293.00 USD|
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Romantic Trips in Machu Picchu 2 Days