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Machu Picchu Homestay 3D/2N


Locations Visited: Cusco, Machu Picchu Homestay
Trip Style: Tours, Culture, Adventure
Trip Length: Two Days
Departures: Every day
Group: 2 pax min
Difficulty: 1/5

Know the meaning of life of the Andes families

Machu Picchu Homestay’s experience was created by Peru Cultural Connection for people who want to know deeply about the Andean culture in addition, to share mutual experiences like helping in the kitchen, eating with them, playing with the children, harvesting the farm, and many other activities according to the season.

The most important thing is  that you are contributing directly to the economy of the community


To start our Machu Picchu Homestay tour, a professional tour guide that speaks fluent Quechua (Inkas language) from Peru Cultural Connection will pick you up from your hotel in a private van. Along the way we will pass charming towns, we will stop in one of them to get an explanation about weaving techniques, then continue to the homestay community, when you get there the local family will give you the welcoming whit local songs playing ancient instruments.

According to the season there will different activities to share whit the family, children, and other people from the community for example:

Visit to traditional family / Group activity / short trek / football with village kids / weaving demonstration / campfire and tales / harvest potatoes…..
All meals are made whit locals products ¡ very fresh! (Vegetable soup, corn, herbal tea, very traditional dishes)

  • Meals: lunch- dinner included.
  • Accommodation: homestay whit Andean family.


After a delicious Andean breakfast whit the local family we will help whit the activities of the season, we also have the option for a short hike.

After a busy morning, the mother of the family will be waiting for us whit a deserved lunch.

Finishing our activities we continue in our private transport to Ollantaytambo to take a train to Aguas Calientes

  • Meals: breakfast – lunch- dinner included
  • Accommodation: Comfortable hotel in Aguas Calientes


After breakfast at the hotel, the specialist tour leader from Peru Cultural connection will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the first bus to the Inca city of Machu Picchu, after we present our tickets in Machupicchu checkpoint; we’ll visit the archaeological Inca site of Machu Picchu around 2 hours, Those who have tickets to Huayna Picchu will have time to climb the mountain, which takes approximately 2 hours, round-trip then you will have some time to explore and enjoy by yourself. After a nice experience in Machu Picchu, we’ll have to return to “Aguas Calientes“, to take our train back to Ollantaytambo, where the transfer waiting for you to continue to Cusco.

  • Meals: Breakfast included.
  • Accommodation: Not included.

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