The structures of Machu Picchu, built with stones that seem molded as if before hardening had been made of clay, have turned the Inca city of Machu Picchu into that place that it has to visit, at some point in its life.
Visiting Machu Picchu and seeing the Inca remains is the main objective of the visit of all the tourists that go to it. But Machu Picchu has a series of spectacular attractions that are part of the tours that are within the Inca city or its surroundings: The Huayna Picchu mountain, the Machu Picchu Mountain and the Site Museum. To visit these attractions you must use one of the combined tickets to enter Machu Picchu. Do you already know which ticket to choose? These are the Machu Picchu tickets options.
This ticket Machu Picchu allows you enter to the lost citadel and stay for 4 hours visiting Machu Picchu, on the morning or afternoon shift.
Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu tickets
The mountain Huayna Picchu is the attraction that generates the most attention in Machu Picchu, with its peculiar shape and almost vertical paths is the adventure that everyone wants to make. Its climb is considered one of the best short walks in the world. The Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu tickets is the one that allows you to take the incredible walk along the Waynapicchu, besides it allows you to visit all the constructions, temples, enclosures, squares and platforms of the Inca city. This Huayna Picchu tickets has two groups entrance to the mountain
In both cases you can enter Machu Picchu from six in the morning. You can stay inside Machu Picchu at most until two in the afternoon.
While you are visiting Machu Picchu, you also must visit this great attractions of the Inca wonder. The "Old Mountain" shelters the Inca city in its skirts. Moreover, the current name of Machu Picchu is due to this sacred mountain of the Incas. Although not as famous as the Huayna Picchu, the adventure of climbing its trails to its summit is awarded with the most spectacular views of the Inca sanctuary, it is one of the most rewarding experiences you can have in Machu Picchu. The combined ticket Machu Picchu + Mountain is the one that allows you to make the trek through the Machu Picchu Mountain, besides, it allows you to visit all the constructions, temples, enclosures, squares and platforms of the Inca city.
This ticket has two groups entrance to the Machu Picchu Mountain
In both cases you can enter Machu Picchu from six in the morning. You can stay inside Machu Picchu at most until three in the afternoon.
The Manuel Chávez Ballón Site Museum, located in Aguas Calientes, will allow you to learn more about the history of Machu Picchu and about the Inca Empire; with a complete sample of objects found in the Inca city and an interesting multimedia exhibition. The combined Machu Picchu + Museum ticket will provide you with a unique cultural experience, since with this you can tour the entire Inca city of Machu Picchu and enter the site museum.
You can enter Machu Picchu according to the chosen turn:
The opening hours of the museum are from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 pm. (Everyday of the year). The schedule of your visit will depend on the shift you chose to enter Machu Picchu.
Remember that the reservation times are based on normal and common visiting times, since the reservation of any of the Machu Picchu tickets during the high season (May - August) must be done months before, like the other reservations of the trip.