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Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu Entrance Ticket

Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu Entrance Ticket

From US$ 85 per person

Guarantee your entrance to Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu by purchasing your tickets in advance. See the Lost Citadel of the Incas from a different perspective and discover the breathtaking landscapes and fascinating history on your own.

About this ticket

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Printed voucher required
Valid 1 day
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Ticket confirmation within 48 hours
Once purchased, you’ll receive booking confirmation from the tour operator.


  • Be one of only 400 people allowed to visit Huayna Picchu per day
  • Quickly and safely purchase your tickets to Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu in advance
  • Admire the breathtaking scenery and see Machu Picchu from 2,693 meters (8,835 ft) above sea level
Full description
Discover the landmarks of Machu Picchu Lost Citadel and be one of the 400 people allowed to climb the Huayna Picchu per day. Explore the attraction at your own pace, such as the Temple of the Sun, the terraced fields of the agricultural sector, the Intihuatana stone, and take the famous picture from the observatory with the lost citadel behind. The climb of Huayna Picchu is available in 2 groups: 7:00 am or 10:00 am. Be sure to get there on time for your given time slot for your hike up the mountain. Take in the stunning views at Huayna Picchu, be amazed as you see this infamous, historical city in real life.
  • Entrance fee to Machu Picchu Lost Citadel
  • Entrance fee to Huayna Picchu Mountain Hike
  • Tour guide (to be hired on site)
  • Bus and train tickets
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You must bring your own headphones

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Drones

Know before you go

  • When booking, please provide the full name, date of birth, nationality, and passport number of each participant. This information is required in advance in order to confirm your admission ticket to Machu Picchu.
  • Bring a current valid passport on the day of travel.
  • All visitors entering Machu Picchu must be accompanied by an official guide who can be hired on site
  • After booking, you will receive a separate email from the tour operator with your entrance ticket. Your GYG voucher will not be valid for entrance
  • If you are coming from Cusco you must be advised that the trip to Machu Picchu may take more than 5 hours depending on the transportation chosen
  • To hike the Huayna Picchu mountain it’s highly recommended for you to be in good physical condition, and most importantly: not afraid of heights
  • The mountain can only be climbed by people over 12 years old
  • Please be aware of your inbox and spam in your email to receive the information of the local partner
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 116 reviews

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Machu Picchu Is incredible. The engineering and masonry are breathe-taking and everything about the city including the location of the citadel is impressive. I suggest getting a knowledgeable guide because there’s so much to learn about this sacred site. The covid rules are excessive and ridiculous, and they’ve split the tours into different routes that don’t allow you to just wander free and take in the experience, but nonetheless it’s still an incredible place and a must see. Definitely sign up for huayna picchu or at least one other mountain as it allows you to look down on the city and see the whole thing from a different perspective.

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January 12, 2022

We picked up the train tickets at Ollantaytambo and were able to rescedule the return trip; got a privat guide at Aguas Calientes (we also speak the language.). In the morning we left our travel bag at the Hotel, but there are also lockers at the Park Entrance. The size of back packs does not seem to be stricly enforced. Having all the vouchers before the trip makes the experience so much smoother. The town does a great job of getting the visitors up and down the mountain.

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February 15, 2020

To go there, you must be motivated because the site is not easily accessible, we left on Saturday for access to the site on Sunday from 7am. We chose the train option with panoramic view to go to Aguas Calientes, which allows you to cross the jungle, and to be at the foot of the mountains, a unique experience. Sunday morning, departure at dawn to take the bus to access the site, about 1 / 2h, this can also be done on foot. Magnificent experience: the ascent of Huayna Picchu, too bad the weather was capricious, the rain accompanied us during the whole ascent and at the top we were head in the clouds. It takes about 1 hour 30 minutes for this hike, knowing that beyond 2 hours, there is a fine. Fortunately, during the guided tour of Machu Picchu, the sun made a brief appearance and we were able to take photos. On our stay in Peru, it was the only day we had rain, no luck. To do: the thermal baths

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December 26, 2019

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