Machu Picchu is one of the most popular attractions in Peru.  If you plan to visit Machu Picchu then you need to obtain the following tickets:-

Train Ticket

(Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes)

Peru Rail or Inca Rail

Tickets are also available at the Ollantaytambo station, however, it is best to book in advance to ensure you get the train you want.

Bus Ticket

(Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu Archaeological Site)

Tickets are purchased from the bus departure point at Aguas Calientes or in advance from Cusco.

Machu Picchu Entry Ticket

Machu Picchu Official Website

There are various types of tickets available for Machu Picchu depending on if you want to include Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu mountain.  Please see the official website to review/reserve ticket type and availability.


Machu Picchu (Important changes as of July 2017)

As of July 2017 all visitors must enter the site with a guide. Guides can be organised beforehand via an agency or you can hire one directly at the entrance gate.

There will also be new restrictions regarding ticket purchases with only half day tickets available for either the morning or afternoon with no re-admittance allowed. Tickets can be purchased online at – if you have difficulty with the site please let us know so we can recommend an agent to help you purchase tickets.

With regards to Wayna Picchu and Machu Picchu Mountain, procedures will remain the same as before, with two time slots available for admittance.

In addition, at the time of writing this, for those people entering the site on the second day (additional ticket required), visitors can enter the site without a guide presenting previous day’s ticket and those with afternoon entries are allowed in at 11am.  Please note that this may change.

If you require any further information then please get in touch.