Machu Picchu Tours
Booking one of the many Machu Picchu tours is a great way to explore and learn more about the culture and diversity of the Cusco and the Machu Picchu area. RIVER EXPLORERS offers a wide variety of Machu Pichu vacation packages. There is one available for every taste and interest.
RIVER EXPLORERS assists tourists to explore one of the world’s most amazing wonders – Machu Picchu. If you take a vacation you can also experience the local life and culture. With one of our tours there is so much do; among the activities are rafting, biking or a multi-active tour. We have more than 20 years of guiding experience, our visitors not only see the wonder of Machu Picchu, they experience it!
Rules and Regulations to enter Machu Picchu
There are several rules and regulations that you need to observe to make your Machu Picchu vacation enjoyable. Since July 19, 2011, the Peruvian government has authorized the National Institute of Culture to limit the number of visitors allowed to enter the site of Machu Picchu. Currently no more than 2,500 visitors are able to visit Machu Picchu and its breath-taking remains. After the limit of visitors has been reached the Machu Picchu citadel is closed and no additional bookings are taken. RIVER EXPLORES highly recommend booking Machu Picchu tours well in advance, because of the site’s popularity. It is important your personal information is correct because once the admission ticket, no further modifications can be made.
With regard to other historic site, the maximum number of visitors allowed to enter the world-famous Huayna Picchu peak has been limited to 400 per day. Furthermore, the Huayna Picchu Peak is accessible at two times and these are at 7 am and at 10 am.
Because of the need to preserve these famous sites he rules and regulations regarding the entrance fees to Machu Picchu are constantly changing. It is the visitors responsibility to know and understand the rules detailed above before booking any Machu Picchu tours.
Permits are available on a limited basis. It is therefore important to book them to guarantee an opportunity to visit this complex, especially during the busy tourist periods, these are Easter, May to October and Christmas to New Year’s Day. All fees and deposits in relation to visiting the historic sites are non-refundable and not transferable without exception.
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Activity tours options
With our tours, be ready for the adventure of your life! Our vacation packages includes multi active adventure programs, alternative hikes to this great wonder of Incan culture and the famous Inca trails hikes. Some of these range of activities include to a private lodging in a Rain Forest Mountains that provides accommodation as part of the package. Also available here are restaurants and hot springs for relaxation.
Typical Machu Picchu vacation packages are from three to five days. Inform RIVER EXPLORERS the following, how the length of your stay, if you want a week, weekend or even just a day-trip. Tell us your location, how long you wish the tour to last and we will help you to organize a vacation that is like nothing else, you have experienced!
Our Machu Picchu Tours include visits to Cusco, the scenic Andean Mountains, the Sacred Valley and then to the source of mighty Amazon in the beautiful and exotic rain forest in Santa Maria and Quillabamba. Then there is the fun filled rapids of the Urubamba River, other activities include trekking and biking through ancient ruins. Then there is the option of Machu Picchu, which is something that you will remember forever. There is so much to do on our Machu Picchu vacations. How do you decide what you want to do?
Our tours take place in some remote areas and far from the big cities. Access to some places are difficult and special type of transport may be required. Whatever tour you chose from our Machu Picchu Vacation packages we always have the right transportation with experienced drivers who knows the road like no others.
Hotels and accommodations
Machu Picchu’s are ideal for adventurers all set in a setting of exceptional beauty. We offer tour packages that include first-class trekking, mountain biking, river rafting tours and canopy. There is so much to do!
Our vacation packages give customers a wide range of hotels and lodges where you can relax on the balcony or at the Colcamayo hot springs. Maybe you prefer simply camping and watching as the sun sets behind the majestic Andes Mountains.
There are two main seasons on Machu Picchu, they are dry and the rainy seasons. The weather in wet season can include blue skies and long showers. We recommend booking your trip during the dry season this is from April until December. During the wet season, some activities are not available or locations even closed because the weather interrupts the normal trip itinerary and even the cancellation of the whole tour.
Machu Picchu Tours Facts
Thank you for choosing River Explorers as your Machu Picchu vacation expert! Our Machu Picchu tours is second to none. We out the customer first and our mission to provide you with an experience that will live for you forever.
You’ve not only chosen an exceptional destination for your vacation, but you’ve also picked one that is not too crowded for your vacation. With our Machu Picchu vacation packages, you do not feel like a tourist but someone on a great adventure!
If you have not planned a tour of Machu Picchu and want to go, no need to panic, we can help you. We can, quickly put together a trip you’ll be remembering for the rest of your life! We can help you to have an experience of a lifetime. Our vacation packages includes entrance fees to Machu Picchu, train tickets, hotel rooms, bus tickets, guided tours etc. Before you take your decision, we recommend that you take a moment to look at our itinerary programs and our maps, and then decide. Then you will see that nothing is like one of our Machu Picchu tours.