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Visit of the famous Inca ruin Machu Picchu
In the morning you will be picked up in your hotel in Cusco for the transfer to the trainstation in Poroy or Ollantaytambo. The train will bring you to the most fantastic ruin complex in whole South America, passing little villages in the wonderful landscape of the Urubamba Valley. Arriving at the train station in Aguas Calientes, you will walk a few meters to the bus station, where you will take the shuttle up to Machu Picchu.
Machu Picchu, the "lost city of the incas" was built in the 15th century and was rediscovered in 1911 by the American explorer Hiram Bingham. After a detailled inspection of the different areas with temple and terraces, you will take the shuttle back to Aguas Calientes then return to Poroy or Ollantaytambo in train.
At the train station you will be received and transfered to your hotel in Cusco.