Machu Picchu Tickets

Ticket Machu Picchu is the easiest and fastest way to get your entrance ticket to the wonder of the world Machu Picchu. Do you dream of visiting Machu Picchu? Do you want to know how, when and where to buy Machu Picchu tickets? We have everything you need to know about the trip to Machu Picchu and buying tickets. Now there are 4 different experiences that Machu Picchu offers you. Choose the ticket of your preference! You will be able to know the incredible Inca city, live the maximum adventure of climbing the Wayna Picchu, touring the beautiful trails of the Machu Picchu Mountain or reaching the summit of the new Huchuy Picchu. Also, if you want to know more about its history, the Site Museum will be the perfect complement. Knowing Machu Picchu has never been so easy!

LAST UPDATE 2021!

  • After almost 2 years of being closed, the authorities of Machu Picchu ordered the reopening of the mountains and hiking trails: to the top of Huayna Picchu and to the top of Machupicchu mountain.

  • In addition, the route to the top of Huchuy Picchu, a mountain that offers beautiful views of the Inca city, was created..

  • Finally, due to the low rate of Covid 19 infections in Peru, and the correct prevention work in Machu Picchu, it was decided to enable 100% of the capacity as of October 18.

  • Tickets to Machu Picchu and the mountains are already on sale to the public. Book online in advance! Don’t miss out on your ticket to Machu Picchu!

Factors to take into account before purchasing your ticket to Machu Picchu

Types

Do you want to visit Machu Picchu and you don’t know where to start? Step 1 is to choose between one of the 4 new types of tickets: a) Machupicchu Solo, b) Machupicchu + Huayna Picchu, c) Machupicchu + Mountain and d) Machu Picchu + Huchuy Picchu. They are all great options!

  Availability

All tickets have limited availability. That is why it is necessary to purchase them in advance. Especially the ticket Machupicchu + Huayna Picchu, which is highly required by tourists. It is advisable to get this ticket 3 or 4 months in advance.

Prices

After a period closed due to Covid 19, the authorities of Machu Picchu reopened the Inca archaeological site along the routes to the high mountains that surround it. They also changed the prices and types of tickets. Get to know them!

First you have to be sure if there are spaces available in Machu Picchu

Are there free spaces to visit Machupicchu? Buy your tickets in advance and ensure your place in the Wonder of the World. Remember that all tickets have limited availability so it is advisable to buy them in advance.

Choose the entrance you prefer in Machu Picchu

In total there are four different types of Machu Picchu entrances. The most used by visitors is the ticket “Machupicchu Only”. People looking to add a dose of adrenaline to their trip can choose the tickets ‘Machupicchu + Huayna Picchu’, ‘Machupicchu + Montaña’ entrances or the recently created ‘Machupicchu + Huchuy Picchu’. All tickets offer the tour of the Inca archaeological site and its wonderful landscapes. Choose the ticket that suits you best and enjoy this wonder of the world!

Conoce más acerca de la entrada Machu Picchu Solo

Ticket Machu Picchu Only

What includes?

  1. Visit to Machu Picchu.
  2. Walk to the Intipunku (optional).
  3. Walk to the Inca Bridge (optional).

Schedule

  • Schedule 1: entrance to Machupicchu from 6 am, 7 am or 8 am.
  • Schedule 2: entrance to Machupicchu from 9 am, 10 am or 11 am.
  • Schedule 3: entrance to Machupicchu from 12 pm, 1 pm or 2 pm.

  • Visit of approximately 4 hours
  • Availability for 3 thousand people a day on average.
  • Buy weeks in advance (recommended).
  • Ticket enabled for all ages.
 
Conoce más acerca de la entrada Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu

Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu

What includes?

  1. Visit to Machu Picchu.
  2. Visit to Huayna Picchu.
  3. Visit to the Temple of the Moon (optional).

Schedule

  • Schedule 1: entrance to Machupicchu from 6 am. / to Huaynapicchu from 6 am to 7 am.
  • Schedule 2: entrance to Machupicchu from 8 am. / to Huaynapicchu from 8 am to 9 am.
  • Schedule 3: entrance to Machupicchu from 10 am. / to Huaynapicchu from 10 am to 11 am.
  • Schedule 4: entrance to Machupicchu from 12 pm. / to Huaynapicchu from 12 pm to 1 pm.

  • Visit of approximately 6 hours.
  • Buy months in advance (recommended).
  • Ticket enabled for people over 12 years old.
 
Conoce más acerca de la entrada Machu Picchu + Montaña

Ticket Machu Picchu + Mountain

What includes?

  1. Visit to Machu Picchu.
  2. Visit to Machu Picchu mountain.
  3. The most panoramic view of Machu Picchu.

Schedule

  • Schedule 1: entrance to Machupicchu from 6 am. / to Machupicchu Mountain from 6 am to 7 am.
  • Schedule 2: entrance to Machupicchu from 8 am. / to Machupicchu Mountain from 8 am to 9 am.

  • Visit of approximately 7 hours.
  • Availability for 400 people a day.
  • Buy weeks in advance (recommended).
  • It allows 1 re-entry to Machu Picchu.
  • Ticket enabled for all ages.
 
Conoce más acerca de la entrada Machu Picchu + Huchuy Picchu

Ticket Machu Picchu + Huchuy Picchu

What includes?

  1. Visit to Machu Picchu.
  2. Visit to the Huchuy Picchu mountain.
  3. Panoramic landscape in Machu Picchu.

Schedule

  • Schedule 1: entrance to Machupicchu from 6 am, 7 am or 8 am. / to Huchuypicchu from 6 to 7 am, from 7 to 8 am or from 8 to 9 am.
  • Schedule 2: entrance to Machupicchu from 9 am, 10 am or 11 am / to Huchuypicchu from 9 to 10 am, from 10 to 11 am or from 11 to 12 pm.
  • Schedule 3: entrance to Machupicchu from 1 pm, 2 pm or 3 pm / to Huchuypicchu from 1 to 2 pm, from 2 to 3 pm or from 3 to 4 pm.

  • Visit of approximately 5 hours.
  • New route enabled by the Ministry of Culture of Peru.
 

Prices of entrance tickets to Machu Picchu

Get your official ticket to Machu Picchu with the best prices, we offer the option of changes, cancellations and refunds.

Ticket Type to Machu Picchu *ForeignAndean Community Colombia, Bolivia, EcuadorPeruvians
Adult
Student, child
Adult
Student, child
Adult
Student, child
Ticket Machu Picchu Only60.00 USD35.00 USD31.00 USD21.00 USD26.00 USD17.00 USD
Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu78.00 USD54.00 USD50.00 USD38.00 USD46.00 USD35.00 USD
Ticket Machu Picchu + Mountain78.00 USD54.00 USD50.00 USD38.00 USD46.00 USD35.00 USD
Ticket Machu Picchu + Huchuypicchu60.00 USD35.00 USD31.00 USD21.00 USD26.00 USD17.00 USD

*Each type of ticket offers a different route through the archaeological site of Machu Picchu.

Prices include IGV 18% (General Sales Tax). Prices crossed out means that tickets are not available.


Solve your doubts with these 8 questions about Machu Picchu tickets

Quickly solve your doubts about tickets to Machu Picchu through these 8 questions that summarize what you should know before the trip.

1) Do you want suggestions to find the best ticket to Machu Picchu?

You don’t know how to visit Machu Picchu? A good option is to go on your own (without a tour). For this you must buy the ticket Machu Picchu online. There are 4 types of tickets:

  • Ticket Machu Picchu Only – Allows you to visit the Inca city of Machu Picchu. It must be purchased a few weeks before. The ticket is recommended for the whole family.
  • Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu – Allows you to visit the Inca city of Machu Picchu as well as the Huayna Picchu mountain. Must be purchased 3 months in advance. This ticket is recommended for adventurous tourists without fear of heights.
  • Ticket Machu Picchu + Mountain – Allows you to visit the Inca city of Machu Picchu as well as the Machu Picchu mountain. It must be purchased a few weeks before. The ticket is recommended for children, adults and anyone who likes walks.
  • Ticket Machu Picchu + Huchuy Picchu – Allows you to visit the Inca city of Machu Picchu as well as the new mountain Huchuy Picchu. It must be purchased a few weeks in advance. The ticket is recommended for the whole family.

2) Which tickets to Machu Picchu sell out the fastest?

Definitely the ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu is the one that runs out the fastest. This ticket must be purchased online 3 months in advance. In high tourist season (from May to August), even 4 months before. Couldn’t you get a Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu ticket? Then you can choose two adventurous options: the ticket ‘Machu Picchu + Mountain’ ticket or the ‘Machu Picchu + Huchuy Picchu’. These tickets can be purchased a few weeks in advance.

3) What is the best option from the mountains to Machu Picchu?

Did you know that the Huayna Picchu trek is considered one of the best in the world? According to tourists, the ‘Huayna’ is the best option because it includes Inca temples such as the mysterious ‘Temple of the Moon’. However, both Machu Picchu Mountain and Huayna Picchu offer spectacular hikes to the top of Machu Picchu. In addition, not long ago the route to the top of the Huchuy Picchu mountain was created. Remember that only people over 12 years old can enter Huayna Picchu. Therefore, if you are traveling with children, the other mountains are the best options.

4) What documents are required to purchase your ticket to Machu Picchu?

Buying the ticket to Machu Picchu is super easy! To acquire any of the tickets to Machu Picchu it is necessary to send a digital photo of the passport or valid identity document. If the visitor is a university student, they can send the digital photo of their university card (ISIC is no longer accepted) and thus access a special discount. Remember that these documents must be valid until the date of visit to Machu Picchu. At the entrance gate to the Inca city, they will check that your document matches the information provided on the ticket. So don’t forget to take your document with you!

5) How to buy the ticket to Machu Picchu for 2021?

Did you know that you can buy your ticket to Machu Picchu 2022 from 2021? Yes, you just have to make the purchase online and wait until December for the tickets to be sent. (that’s the rules of the Peruvian authorities). Remember that this is the safest way to get your tickets in advance and thus not miss out on visiting Machu Picchu.

6) How to get discounts when booking tickets to Machu Picchu?

The advantage of buying the Machu Picchu entrance here is that you can access various discounts:

  • Discounts for minors – You only need to send a digital photo of the children’s passport or identity document (valid for under 18 years old). Minors enter accompanied by their father or mother.
  • Discounts for university students – You only need to send a digital photo of the valid university card (valid for undergraduate students under 25 years of age). The ISIC card is no longer valid.
  • Discounts for Andean Community – You only have to send the digital photo of the passport, identity document or immigration card (valid for citizens of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia). Children and college students from these countries have an even greater discount.

7) What is the best time to visit Machu Picchu?

Machu Picchu is open every day of the year from 6 am to 5 pm Any time is ideal to go. However, due to its remoteness from the city of Cusco (4 hours by train); it is best to enter from 9 am, 10 am or more. Keep in mind that Machu Picchu is visited by fewer tourists in the afternoon so you can take better photos! If you are lucky enough to spend the night in Machu Picchu town (Aguas Calientes), you can enter from 6 am and thus see the sunrise in the Inca city. Most tourists choose to visit Machu Picchu early. So they will have free time to visit the town of Aguas Calientes in the afternoon!

8) Can I visit Machu Picchu with children?

Of course! Machu Picchu and all its tourist attractions are open for children, adults and seniors. The only exception is the Huayna Picchu mountain (valid for people over 12 years old). If you are looking for adventure, Machu Picchu mountain is the best option to go with children. This mountain is available to people of any age. Children can enjoy the walk and the beautiful landscapes. If you are looking for something different for your child, the Machu Picchu site museum is a good option. Apart from the display of Inca objects, there is a botanical garden and a butterfly garden that are very attractive for the little ones.