Cusco, Peru

Machu Picchu and Cocalmayo Hot Springs Tour

Take this alternative route to Machu Picchu, making a visit to the Cocalmayo Hot Springs en route and experiencing Andean culture along the way! You'll visit local families, eating traditional Andean meals in local markets and bathe in the medicinal waters of Cocalmayo before making it to Aguas Calientes. Then spend a full day exploring the incredible ancient citadel of Machu Picchu!

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Duration

2 Days / 1 Night

Travel Style

Active Adventure, Historical Sites and Off the Beaten Path

Languages

English and Spanish

Physical Activity

Moderate activity

Location

Small Towns/Villages and Mountains

Connect

Wifi: None
Cell: Limited
Starts at:

$524/person

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Speaks: English and Spanish

Highlights

  • View the variety of wildlife during you trip to the Andean Mountains
  • Learn about the Andean lifestyle whille visiting the home of a local family
  • Explore historical sites, such as the fortress of Collpani and the Temple of Wamanmarka
  • Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the hot springs located in Colcamayo
  • Explore the stunning temples of Machu Picchu

Details

Availability

Flexible Departure Date
All year

What's Included

Lodging

1 Night Hotel

Guide

Bilingual guide

Food

Breakfast and Lunch
2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, snacks for the picnic, and 1 water bottle are included

Transport

Private van

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Andean Encounters

Locally Owned Tour Operator

Explore the ruins of Machu Picchu and get to know the people of local Andean communities in Andean Encounters' tours. These tours take you off the beaten path and take you directly to Andean communities, giving you an incredibly authentic experience. Not only will you be able to visit the homes of local Andean communities, you will also have the opportunity to visit many ancient ruins, such as the Ancasmarca ruins, Incan caves, or hotsprings.

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Getting There

Transport options

Get picked up (included)
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