How much does travelling cost?

Cusco

Transport

  • Flight Cusco to Lima = ~$90
  • Bus Cusco to Lima = $30 – better seat etc $50
  • Bus Cusco to Puno = $10
  • Bus Cusco to Arequipa = $20
  • Bus Cusco   = $35
  • Bus Cusco to Puerto Maldonado = $20
  • Minibuses to Pisac and Urumbamba = under $1
  • Ollantaytambo collectivo = $1
  • Within Cusco Taxi’s in centre = $2
  • Train options available, see Machu Picchu page

Accommodation

  • Dragon fly hostel
  • Dorm = $10
  • Double room, shared bathroom = $20

Food and drink

  • Local menu del dia = under $5
  • San Pedro market = $2 - $4
  • Western food = $9
  • Plenty of cheap supermarkets to make your ownfood
  • Beer = $1.50
  • Spirit and mixer = $3

Activities

  • Machu Picchu = see section
  • Boleto touristico = $43 (worth it if you’regoing to see more than 1 sight- www.boletotouristicocusco.net )
  • Plaza de Armas – Free
  • San Pedro Market - Free