6 - Day Exploring Cusco
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6 - Day Exploring Cusco

6 - Day Exploring Cusco

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You'll spend the first two full days in Cusco city, the City of Inkas. On the first day, you'll starts with a visit to the San Cristobal Plaza to enjoy its panoramic view of the city. Then, we will visit the San Pedro Market. After this, the Korikancha temple will welcome us in all his magnificence. Then it is the turn to visit the Santo Domingo Church. We will walk from San Blas, the artisans’ neighborhood. We will continue our walk to the Main Square to visit the Cathedral.
Next day in the morning we will distance from the crowds and visit Sacsayhuaman, a huge and impressive fortress of colossal constructions and surrounded by beautiful views blending together perfectly. Our adventure continues at the Inca Shrine Qenqo, to see the sacrificial altar embedded inside a rock cave. Finally we will arrive to the Puca Pucara viewpoint and Tambomachay, monument of impressive architectonic knowledge considered as one of the pillars of Andean Cosmo vision. Overnight stay in Cusco.
On the third day, The Sacred Valley of the Incas will welcome us today. We will visit Awanacancha, a tourist complex where we will see and feed the Andean camelids such as the llamas and alpacas. We will then continue to Inca and Colonial Pisac. Discover one of the most beautiful archeological sites in the Sacred Valley at the top of the mountain where you can have a view of the colonial town of Pisac. Here we will enjoy a delicious lunch. We will take a guided tour of the museum to learn more about the numerous rooms where cultural representations of pre-Hispanic civilizations of ancient Peru are exhibited. Overnight in the Sacred Valley.
Next day our adventure journey takes us now to less explored treasures of the Sacred Valley of the Incas like Moray, a place with breathtaking views thanks to its colossal concentric terraces resembling a coliseum. We will continue our journey to Maras, the millenary colonial salt mines. Buffet lunch. In the afternoon, we will head towards the archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo, where you can see the technique with which the Incas work the stone. It is now time to catch the train at the Ollantaytambo station. We will arrive in Aguas Calientes where our trained staff will welcome and assist us on getting settled in one of the hotels in Aguas Calientes (now, Machu Picchu town).
On day 5, we will board the bus to go up the winding road to Machu Picchu, amid a spectacular view of the Urubamba River and its canyon. The Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu, will astonish us with its terraces, ceremonial shrines, steps and urban areas. Energy is all around us. After a guided visit, we will have lunch at one of the restaurants in the area. At the arranged time, we will return to Cusco and will be transferred to the hotel. Overnight in Cusco.
On day 6 departure transfer.
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Included
  • Transfers airport / hotel / train station / hotel / airport
  • Half day City tour
  • Half day Archeological Park of Sacsayhuaman tour
  • Sacred Valley of the Incas : Inca Treasures Experience
  • Awanacancha, Colonial and Inca Pisac, visit to Inkariy Museum with lunch.
  • Maras, Moray and Ollantaytambo Fortress with lunch
  • Full day Machu Picchu excursion - Buffet lunch at local restaurant
  • 3 nights of accommodation in Cusco - 1 night of accommodation in the Sacred valley - 1 night of accommodation in Aguas Calientes - Daily breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
Not included
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
Additional
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants. Otherwise, your tour may not be confirmed.
  • When booking your flight from Lima to Cusco, it must be in the morning. Arrival by noon is too late.
  • Upon time of booking, please provide flight itinerary for international flights and domestic flights
  • Important: If you go suffer from altitude sickness, please bring medicine or ask your doctor for advice before you depart
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
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60% Aquatic
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