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Cusco to hydroelectric station transfer ONE WAY

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Transportation from Cusco hotel to hydroelectric station One Way

This transfer is from Cusco to to the hydroelectric train station near Aguas Calientes. It is the most affordable way to get to Machu Picchu from Cusco. We will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at about 7am. You will stop in Santa Teresa for lunch and arrive at hydroelectric train station by 14:30hrs. You then simply walk on a straight path along the train tracks to get to Aguas Calientes also known as Machu Picchu Pueblo. The walk from hydrolectric train station is about 2 hrs. You can also take the train from Hydroelectric to Aguas Calientes if you prefer not to walk.
There is also a possibility to see the Mandor waterfalls which is on the trail path between Hydroelectric and Machu Picchu Pueblo.

Tour Photos

  • cusco hydroelectric
  • hydroelectric train station
  • cusco to hydroelectric transfer one way
  • cusco hydroelectric ruta santa teresa

What Is Included?

• Pickup from your hotel
• Comfortable Air-conditioned vehicle
• Experienced professional driver
• Lunch stop in Santa Teresa

What is not included?

  • Food/beverages at food stops
  • In case you do not want to walk 10km (6.2miles) from Hydroelectric to Aguas Calientes, you can purchase a train ticket in advance $50USD additional. Train Departures:
    13h47 Hydroelectric > Aguas Calientes 14h48
    14h20 Hydroelectric > Aguas Calientes 15h34
    16h40 Hydroelectric > Aguas Calientes 17h41
    Train Returns:
    10h00 Aguas Calientes > Hydroelectric 11h01
    13h00 Aguas Calientes > Hydroelectric 14h15

You must be in good physical shape and wear comfortable shoes. Although the trail from Hydroelectric to Aguas Calientes is flat, it is a dirt road with rocks along the train tracks. You must be able to walk for at least 2 to 3 hrs.