Machu Picchu Tours & Luxury Travel

Machu Picchu Tours & Peru Luxury Travel

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What to Bring on your Machu Picchu Vacation

Depending on your Machu Picchu tour, if you are visiting other parts of Peru as well, you will experience a great variety of weather. It is therefore important to be prepared in what you pack for your Machu Picchu trip.


  • 1 good water-resistent rain jacket
  • 1 fleece for warmth to wear under the rain jacket
  • 1-2 pairs of jeans, 1 pair of water-proof pants if you would prefer
  • 1-2 nice outfits for dinners or nights out
  • Enough t-shirts for your stay, some long-sleeve, some short sleeve
  • Sweaters to layer over your shirts, layering is very important when visiting Machu Pichhu
  • Wool or synthetic equivalent socks
  • A good pair of walking shoes or hiking boots with a sturdy grip and water resistence
  • Pair of shorts
  • Bathing suit and sandals for hot springs in Aguas Calientes
  • Warm pajamas
  • Sunglasses and hat for sun protection


  • Soap, shampoo
  • Toothpaste, toothbrush
  • Deoderant
  • Sunblock (at least 30SPF)
  • Good insect repelant
  • Medications
  • Ibuprofen, band-aids, etc.

Extra Supplies

  • Multiple copies of your passport and credit cards, hidden in differnt places in your luggage
  • Camera, with plenty of memory and extra batteries
  • Electric adaptors
  • Sewing kit
  • Travel alarm clock for early wake-ups
  • Binoculars
  • Day-pack or comfortable purse
  • Plastic bags
  • Refillable water bottle