How long is taxi ride from Cusco to Ollantaytambo?

1h 3m
The quickest way to get from Cusco to Ollantaytambo is to taxi which costs $35 – $50 and takes 1h 3m.

How do I get from Cusco to Ollantaytambo?

From Cusco, you can make the 45-mile (72 km) journey to Ollantaytambo by train, private transfer, or bus. Taking the train is by far the most atmospheric option, and also the most expensive—though especially worth it if you’re continuing the train journey to Machu Picchu.

Are there taxis in Ollantaytambo?

Taxi: You can take a taxi from Ollantaytambo to Cusco outside the main market just off the main square in Ollantaytambo or from the train station. Fares should be approx. S/.

How do you call a taxi in Cusco?

Taxi’s Companies in Cusco Telephone: 084 222 222 (land line) / 984 622 222 (cell phone).

Is Ollantaytambo worth visiting?

It’s not as well known as the spectacular ancient city of Machu Picchu, but nonetheless worth visiting for those who want to learn more about the Inca Empire. The ruins, perched atop of nearby hills, give silent testimony of once advanced and highly organized civilization.

Is it better to stay in Cusco or Ollantaytambo?

From an acclimatisation perspective you are better starting off in Ollantaytambo and ending in cusco which is a lot higher. There is a huge amount to see and do in Cusco so I really would not short change there. Pisac is more easily visited from Cusco. Like Elizabeth_S we really loved.

Is there Uber in Cusco?

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How do I get to Ollantaytambo?

To travel this route you must take the buses on Puputi S / N street in Cusco.

  1. To travel this route you must take the buses on Puputi S / N street in Cusco.
  2. After Calca, you should take a car to the town of Urubamba (30 minutes).
  3. Finally, you must board a bus from Urubamba to the town of Ollantaytambo (30 minutes).

Do they have uber in Cusco?

How much are taxis in Cusco?

The price of a taxi from Cusco Airport to the historic center of Cusco is around 10 – 15 soles (US$ 3.50 – 5.00) for the 20 minute journey (ask your Peru Hop guide for more information about rates). Be aware that taxi drivers will start by offering a price of 25 – 30 Soles (US$ 7.50 – 10.00) or even higher.

Is Aguas Calientes worth visiting?

A little town nestled in a valley between the mountains, Aguas Calientes is more than just a stepping stone on the way to Machu Picchu. My suggestion: Aguas Calientes is a perfect place to build up your strength before and after your visit to the Historic Sanctuary at Machu Picchu.

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