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best place to get box lunch

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best place to get box lunch

We are hoping to buy a bag lunch from somewhere in AC before catching that first bus up to MP. What restaurants are recommended? Is everything close so we can stop in before we get to the station?

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1. Re: best place to get box lunch

Why not just ask your hotel to have it ready for you in the morning.

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2. Re: best place to get box lunch

Not sure if the quality of those lunches vary. What might I expect?

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3. Re: best place to get box lunch

We stayed overnight at Inkaterra, and just ordered and picked up box lunches there. Each had two sandwiches, water, another bottle of something to drink, and a couple packages of cookies/bars, etc. It is quite common for you to order through your hotel. The price, as I remember, was fair, and we could pick the kinds of sandwich.

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4. Re: best place to get box lunch

Right when you load the bus to MP number of cafés sell sandwiches, water, packed lunches, and everything you might need (you will have time to purchase) . The best part you could choose any sandwich you like.

We ordered at the hotel (per recommendations on TA) and paid double price for the same lunch we could pick up at the bus station.

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5. Re: best place to get box lunch

Aguas Calientes has lots of cafes and shops selling snacks and box lunches. Nearly all hotels offer box lunch options and the quality will depend on the kind of hotel you are staying in.

Our favourite, safe and tasty options for box lunches are:

The Tree house restaurant - order the day before and they will deliver it to your hotel at the time/day you need it. Prices start from S/.40 Check it out here: bit.ly/1HHRC0M

Another nice option is the Boulangerie de Paris Cafe which do box lunches or you can just stop by and pick up fresh pastries, sandwiches and snacks beforwe you get the bus up to Machu Picchu. Read more here: bit.ly/1UsnCcQ

Hope this helps!

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6. Re: best place to get box lunch

The usual lunch would be a sandwich, piece of fruit, and perhaps chips.

Bottled water may or may not be included as many responsible places discourage the use of disposable plastic bottles (have a look into the Urubamba River to see why).

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7. Re: best place to get box lunch

Wow, what great information. Thank you! question answered, it seems!! We will definitely be packing our own reusable water bottles so we don't add to pollution problems.

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