After choosing Machu Picchu tour packages, you can choose to travel to Machu Picchu by bus from Aguas Calientes. You should plan accordingly in order to avoid missing the train departures. If you have chosen to travel to Machu Picchu by foot, it is better to hike the Inca Trail.
You should be fit enough to sleep in tents and to walk for days. You should travel with a tour agency since there are rules and regulations followed when entering the park. There are other options available for hiking the Inca trail since the hike is limited to a specific number of people. People who have chosen Machu Picchu tour packages can also choose to travel by car.
The backdoor used by cars is one of the options for independent travelers who wishes to travel independently. Choosing Machu Picchu tour packages will give you chances to see temple of the sun, temple of the three windows, Waynapicchu, temple of the condor, Intihuatana, Moon Temple, Great cave and the District of the sun. Temple of the three windows was used for religious observances and it is located on the sacred plaza. The windows of the temple played a role in maintaining the Incan calendar as well as capturing the rays of the sun.