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With no competition, they do as they please!

Unless one chooses to bravely walk all the way up to Machu Picchu (90min for the fit!) and down... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
vitorbabrazil
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Salvador, Brazil
Nice buses but long lines

The buses are nice, but the lines are long when we went in August. We went to Machu Picchu for 3... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
tallhikingblonde
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Visalia, California
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Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu, Peru
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Unless one chooses to bravely walk all the way up to Machu Picchu (90min for the fit!) and down again, there is no other way to get up there than paying 24 dollars (return) for the transfer. Like many say here, DON'T' wait to get...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible service, we were there last week they overcharged tickets, by converting currency the lady charged 5 dollars more and once you out Train there is no sign where to buy Bus tickets all you have to is ask people where is the Bus Tickets...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very glad our tour company bought everything in advance. There is a ticket for the only transportation up the mountain then another to enter the park then another to go down the mountain. We were told we could go up as early as...More

Thank TravelSueLR
Reviewed 11 September 2018

You have to buy the tickets in advance (I tried to buy them online but it didn't work). They do have a small office in Aguas Calientes and there was a very long queue. We had to wait for at least half an hour to...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 8 September 2018

It is possible to walk up and down to Machu Picchu from Aguas Calientes but, given the amount of walking you’re going to do up there (especially if you’re climbing Huayna Picchu) then the bus is by far the sensible option. Buses start at 5:30am...More

Thank Dakles
Reviewed 8 September 2018

my wife and I met a couple on the train and we really enjoyed each others company. we made plans to meet at the bus station at the same time and go up to machu picchu together. But they had not purchased their bus tickets...More

Thank climberxdanny
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The bus ride is super expensive ($12 USD for about 6km of driving), and I got scammed by the staff at Consettur. When I paid for my tickets in cash I was not given my correct change back. I noticed right away and asked for...More

Thank shaylikespink
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I've been to Peru twice. 5 years ago there was only a 15 min wait to board buses but now it's like 2 hours if you do not have bus tickets. we purchased our tickets online from machupicchu.center ahead of time but it still took...More

Thank fyenhiker
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The buses are nice, but the lines are long when we went in August. We went to Machu Picchu for 3 days, once to hike Huaynapicchu, a 2nd day to hike Machu Picchu mountain and a 3rd day to visit the Inca Brindge and the...More

Thank tallhikingblonde
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This was the worst experience, there is no information at all, ANYWHERE. people just tell you to keep walking and do the line to get the bus to go up Machupiccu. There is no body helping tourists, people get in the line skipping it and...More

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