And you thought it could only be done by an expensive train! Here's our overview guide on how to make it from Cusco to Aguas Calientes - the gateway to Machu Picchu - for less than £10/$15.
Want to know the cheapest way to Machu Picchu? Let us show you the way! Not only will it save you at least $150, but it will also be one amazing travel adventure.
With tours around the Quilotoa Loop costing upwards of $600 per person, you may be put off this awesome adventure. However, we managed to do it on our own for LESS than $100! Here's the breakdown of our spending.
Part of our 'what do things cost?' series, this article outlines the typical costs in Mexico for a budget backpacker, to allow us (and you) to make a comparison of living and travel costs across Latin America.