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Tour to Machu Picchu with Vistadome Train 1 Day


Tour to Machu Picchu with Vistadome Train 1 Day

Tour to Machu Picchu with Vistadome Train 1 Day, lets you admire and enjoy the incredible scenic views and unmatched panoramic train journey as you pass through the Peruvian countryside and the ancient towns of the Quechuas (Incas) to Machu Picchu on the Vistadome class train.


This 3.5-hour leisurely train ride starts from Cusco (Poroy Train Station) to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes) through the alpine meadows nestled amongst the green, brown and white peaks, the intricately formed valleys, layers of handmade Inca farming terraces, ridged snowcapped mountains and sub-tropical jungle near the Amazon up to Machu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes).


When you arrive at Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes), you can take a private tour with an expert guide of the Inca ruin (2,400m/7907ft) and then have some free time to explore the ruins on your own. Enjoy an onboard cultural presentation of native music, dancing, and food as you travel back to Cusco.


The best things about Machu Picchu One-Day Tour

  • Take the breathtaking Vistadome train to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes)
  • Learn about the Incas’ history as you explore and visit the Inca site of Machu Picchu with a private tour guide.
  • Take your time looking around the magnificent Machu Picchu and taking pictures.
  • Enjoy a luxurious train ride with a fashion presentation, music, and dances on board.

Trip report

  • Enjoy a Private Service or Smallest Group Tour to Machu Picchu with Vistadome Train in One Day with Magical Peru Expeditions, with an average of Just Six Travelers.
  • At 6:30 am, a driver will pick you up and take you to Poroy Train Station. (Train departs at 07:30)
  • Stunning vistas of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Inca farming terraces, snow-capped mountains, and subtropical jungle close to the low Jungle are all included in the Vistadome Deluxe Train Ride.
  • Your guide will meet you at the railway station at 10:52 am. You will have a little window of time to eat some lunch if you’d like, and then a shuttle will drive you in 30 minutes from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu.
  • You will enter Machu Picchu for the second time at 12:00 pm, and after a 2-hour guided tour of “The Old Sacred Mountain,” you will have some free time to take pictures and explore the citadel.
  • You can ride the shuttle bus back to Machu Picchu Pueblo at any moment with your guide (Aguas Calientes)
  • Return to Ollantaytambo via Vistadome Train at 6:10 PM, then take a private van to Cusco. arriving at your Cusco hotel around ten o’clock at night



Itinerary for the Vistadome Train’s Machu Picchu excursion

Day 1 includes a guided tour and a ride on the Vistadome train to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes).

At 6:30 am, a representative will pick you up from your Cusco hotel to begin this wonderful 1-Day Tour to Machu Picchu with Vistadome Train. Then, we drive a private vehicle to the Poroy-Cusco Train Station in order to board the train at 7:35 in the morning.


The Vistadome Train does not depart from Poroy during the wet season, which runs from January through April. In order to get you to the Ollantaytambo Train Station in time for the 7:05 am Vistadome Train, we pick you up at your Cusco hotel at 4:45 in the morning. We will take you up from your hotel in Ollantaytambo between 6:40 and 6:50 in the morning.


Machu Picchu Tours Vistadome Train


At 10:52 am, our tour guide will greet you at the railway station. You will have a short window of time to grab a sandwich or lunch before riding the shuttle bus for 25 minutes to the Machu Picchu Citadel (2,400mt/7,874ft). When you arrive at the Machu Picchu ruin’s main entrance, (bring your original passport). Following the old and isolated steps of the Incas, our guide will lead you to the ideal “viewpoint” from where you may capture the iconic or panoramic image of Machu Picchu and enjoy the sights.


You will get a 2-hour guided tour of the architecture and history of Machu Picchu, also known as “The Old Sacred Mountain,” following the photo session. Your guide will show you all the key locations on your customized tour. You will view many various types of architecture, as well as the Temple of the Sun, Temple of the Condor, Temple of Three Windows, Sun Dial, Quarry, the House of the Inca, urban districts, agricultural terraces, and more. After that, you will have some free time for taking pictures.


It is advised to use the bus ticket to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Caliente) at least an hour prior to the train’s departure at 18:10.


To go back to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes), take the Vistadome Train at 18:10 in the evening, which will take you to Poroy. From there, take a private vehicle to Cusco, where you will check into your hotel at about 10 p.m.

Meals: On the Train, Snacks and Hot Drinks


Important Information for Machu Picchu Tour 1 Day with Vistadome Train:

In order to give visitors enough time to fully explore Machu Picchu, the Vistadome train departs from Poroy Train Station (near Cusco) at 7:35 am, and the later return Vistadome train departs from Aguas Calientes at 18:10 pm, arriving back in Cusco at around 10:00 pm.


Please specify in your reservation if you would prefer the earlier return at 3:20 pm, arriving in Cusco at roughly 7.40 pm.


Only the Vistadome Train travels between Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes) and back to Ollantaytambo Train Station from January through April. At 16:22, you’ll leave Machu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes).


What is Included in the Vistadome Train Tour to Machu Picchu?

  • A day before the tour, a briefing
  • Transfer from your hotel to Poroy Train Station at 6:30 in the morning.
  • Ticket for the Vistadome train from Poroy to Machu Picchu Pueblo (Aguas Calientes)
  • Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu by bus, roundtrip (30mins)
  • entry fee for the Machu Picchu Sanctuary
  • tour guide in English (2 hours and – 2-hour free time to explore on your own)
  • (Small group of two to four individuals, with a knowledgeable English-speaking guide)
  • Return Vistadome train fare to Ollantaytambo, followed by a transfer by means of transportation to your accommodation in Cusco
  • A dance performance and snacks are provided on the train.
  • transfer to your hotel from the train station

What is excluded from the Vistadome Train journey to Machu Picchu?

  • meals and beverages
  • It is impossible to hike Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain on a one-day excursion.
  • Guidance for you
  • Cost of the Vistadome train’s Machu Picchu excursion 1 day.


What should you pack for the one-day tour to Machu Picchu?


  • a modest daypack containing water to drink
  • If you like, some snacks
  • a sweater or fleece, uncomplicated toiletries
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, and insect repellent
  • Passport (Cannot enter Train or Machu Picchu without passport)
  • ISIC card, if necessary
  • money to buy mementos
  • packing list. Humantay Lake
  • In order to shield oneself from the UV rays at high altitudes, bring a hat and/or sunglasses.
  • In Peru, where the sun is very powerful, you should always use sunscreen when outside.
  • Put on thin, warm layers. As you trek up to the lake, it will warm up even though it will be cold when you start.
  • For optimum traction on the rocky terrain, put on a sturdy pair of hiking boots.
  • Trekking poles can assist you in balance and relieving some of the strain on your joints.
  • To stay hydrated all day, pack a CamelBak or water bottle.
  • Pack snacks to give you more energy.
  • Prescription medicine for motion sickness for the drive to and from the trailhead. The journey is quite difficult!
  • Bring a camera or smartphone to capture the breathtaking scenery




  • How to climb the Sun Gate: (no ticket is needed). It is a two-hour round trip climb from the starting point to where you can see Machu Picchu from an incredible vantage.
  • The Inca Bridge (no ticket needed). From the citadel, it is a 25-minute walk with beautiful scenery.
  • Take the VISTA DOME CLASS TRAIN to Machu Picchu to experience the magical journey there.
  • The Vistadome is the best train for individuals who wish to savor the lovely voyage while staying in touch with the environment.
  • The Journey by Vistadome train offers the highest comfort and high-quality service while providing a sophisticated and sensual travel experience.
  • In cars with large panoramic windows on the side and roof, the Vistadome Class Train is completely enclosed in glass, providing unparalleled breathtaking views and a wealth of photo opportunities.
  • A unique service offered by the Vistadome train enables tourists to completely experience the Andean culture, including its vistas, music, dance, and even the freshly prepared indigenous cuisine.
  • To provide passengers a once-in-a-lifetime experience they may expect individualized first-class service on board the Vistadome train. Additionally, it offers heating and air conditioning, and leather seats that can be adjusted to ensure comfort during the entire trip


Onboard fashion shows highlighting the newest styles in alpaca clothing and the unique baby alpaca wool line are also offered on Vistadome Train return excursions. Live dance performances influenced by the old Andean culture are available as an added bonus. Additionally, passengers are given a snack created with ingredients from the area so that they may fully taste Andean cuisine. Non-alcoholic beverages are also provided for your onboard enjoyment during the cruise.


Price per individual

Prices vary according to the number of people; as long as there are two people, we leave. You should make your reservation at least two days in advance in order to arrange the required tour. Please send us an email with the following details to check our prices:


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