Machu Picchu Travel Overview

the train to machu picchu

The Train to Machu Picchu

View all our Tours that take the train to Machu Picchu

If you do not want to hike the Inca Trail Trek or Lares Trail Trek to Machu Picchu you can enjoy a scenic train ride instead. Discover the train journey to Machu Picchu with our selection of group tours.

machu picchu tours

Machu Picchu Tours

View all our Tours to Machu Picchu

Many of our Peru tours include a visit to Machu Picchu, either by trekking the Inca Trail or travelling by train. Find out which of our tours visit Machu Picchu and choose the best option to suit your plans.

10 interesting facts about machu picchu

10 Interesting Facts about Machu Picchu

In recognition of 100 years since its alleged 'discovery'

In celebration of 100 years since the alleged ‘discovery’ of the mystical ruins of Machu Picchu, said to have inspired a generation of explorers and even blockbuster movies, here are 10 facts that anyone who has or is preparing to cross the threshold of the Sun Gate and stare down in awe at this genuine wonder should know./p>

getting to machu picchu

Getting to Machu Picchu

Visit the 'Lost City of the Incas'

Machu Picchu is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the world, set deep in the Andes mountains of Peru. Known as the ‘Lost City of the Incas’, the UNESCO World Heritage-listed citadel was originally designed to be completely self-contained, surrounded by agricultural terraces sufficient to feed the population and watered by natural springs.

day trek to machu picchu

Day Trek to Machu Picchu

View all our tours where you can do the Day Trek to Machu Picchu

If you do not have time to hike the Inca Trail Trek or Lares Trail Trek to Machu Picchu or you do not want to take the train you enjoy a one day trek to Machu Picchu instead. View all of our tours that include this option.

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