Entrance tickets to Huayna Picchu Machu Picchu
Entrance tickets to Huayna Picchu & Machu Picchu
One of the most common questions we receive is “how do I buy entrance tickets to Huayna Picchu? and “how do I buy entrance tickets to Huayna Picchu ?”
First, how much do they cost?
Entrance to Machu Picchu is 126 Peruvian Soles, or with
You can buy tickets one of three ways:
First, by buying them right in Aguas Calientes when you arrive there. This is a good option if you are NOT going to climb Huayna Picchu. The office is right off the main square, and is open from 5.30 am until 9pm every day. They only accept Peruvian soles in cash – no foreign currency accepted, US dollars not accepted, and credit cards not accepted. You will need your passport or other form of photo identification.
The second way to buy tickets is in Cusco,at either any travel agency around the Plaza de Armas or else at the actual INC offices on Avenue de la Cultura. This is a good option if you are already in Cusco and want to climb Huayna Picchu.
The third way to buy tickets to Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu is to go online to www.MachuPicchu.gob.pe Close out the window that appears on the home page, then go to the upper left side of the page and click on Machu Picchu. Then, if you want to climb Huayna Picchu click that in the dropdown box below (there are two options, early morning or late afternoon).
Many travelers have been reporting difficulties using their credit card on this site. Our only advice is to keep trying, and also to realize that very few things in Peru will work like they do where you are from and a great deal of patience is needed. Good luck, and feel free to email us with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org