Everyone knows it is Machu Picchu, but not everyone knows what they should, about the entrance to Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu offers many different experiences and this will depend on the type of ticket you choose, and the time in advance with which you book. There are tickets to which you can only access by booking months in advance.
In any case, you can book with us up to 48 hours before, but you can only choose between the remaining tickets. Our database registers people who book their Machu Picchu tickets 10 or 12 months in advance; so if you are thinking of coming to Machu Picchu soon, it might be good to check the available Machu Picchu tickets, now.
These are the booking times for each of the Machu Picchu tickets, considering a normal visiting season, and last minute.
This entrance will allow you to enter only the Inca city of Machu Picchu; in it you can see around 150 buildings, among which are some of the most impressive buildings in the world: the temple of the Sun, the temple of the Condor or the temple of the three windows.
It is the most desired entrance of Machu Picchu allows you to enter the Inca city of Machu Picchu and the Huayna Picchu mountain. The hike to the top of the Huayna Picchu mountain is considered one of the best short walks that exist; It will allow you to walk through amazing 500 year old trails, built on one side of the mountain. Reaching the top and descending the stairs of death will allow you to see the Temple of the Moon; one of the most amazing buildings in the Machu Picchu National Park.
The entrance Machu Picchu + mountain allows you to enter the Inca city of Machu Picchu and the mountain where it is built, also called Machu Picchu. It is a great walk to the top of the mountain, and the best alternative if you come as a family or with your group of friends. The trails are wide and safe; It will take around 4 hours to get on and off the Huayna Picchu mountain.
This entry will allow you to enter the Inca city of Machu Picchu and the Machu Picchu site museum, Manuel Chávez Ballón, in the town of Aguas Calientes; You can choose to enter Machu Picchu in the morning shift (06:00 am – 12:00 pm) or in the afternoon shift (12:00 am – 05:30 pm). The opening hours of the Machu Picchu site museum are from 9 am to 4:30 pm; so, depending on the time you choose to enter Machu Picchu, you must enter the museum site, while not in the Inca city. When you reserve Machu Picchu + museum, you will receive 2 tickets, one to enter Machu Picchu and the other to enter the Machu Picchu site museum
If you are already sure of when to reserve and what entrance to choose; Then start by checking the available Machu Picchu tickets for the date you want.
After checking if tickets are available, click on book now. You will have to fill out the reservation form with all the information requested.
Your reservation is valid for 2 hours, so you have to pay for your entry within 2 hours after booking, otherwise you will lose it.
If you booked and paid for your Machu Picchu tickets, you will receive them in the email address you provided at the time of your reservation, in a maximum of 24 hours; unless you book after 3 pm on Friday, in this case you will receive your tickets on Monday next to the reservation.
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