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I was in Peru in January, 2019



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Submitted on Oct 13, 2019 Useful Info

Machu Picchu bike tours

  • Biking tours are becoming a common way to explore the Inca jungle, there are various categories of biking tours including.
  • 1-day biking tours
  • 4-day biking tours
  • 12-day biking tours
  • If you're on a budget, a 4 day biking your is your best pick, 12-day biking tours cost anywhere between $ 2000 to $ 3500 depending on the season.
  • 4-day biking tours on average cost $500.
  • I went on a 4-day biking tour with Inca rail, here is the most important info to know.

Day 1.

  • Day 1 involves cycling to a small town known as Huamanmarca.
  • Top activity to do at Huamanmarca: Rafting on Vilcanota river

Day 2

  • Cycling to Santa Maria

Day 3

  • Cycling to Machu Picchu travel routes. The most commonly used route is the Aguas Caliente route since Aguas Calientes is the closest town to Macchu Picchu.
  • Some bike tours may go through Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa has one the best Inca trail zipline tours.

Day 4

  • From Aguas Calientes, you begin cycling to Machu Picchu.


  • Plan for accommodation, most biking tour packages don't offer accommodation.