FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING OF THE INCA CITY OF CUSCO

Duration:8 Hours

Type of Tour:Cultural/Historical

Activity Level:Easy to Moderate

Tour schedules:Morning and Afternoon

GENERAL INFORMATION

Exploring the City of the Incas walking on cobblestoned streets observing the exquisite Inca and Colonial architecture. Feel the ambiance of the charming city of Cusco by visiting the Cathedral on the Plaza de Armas, Qoricancha Sun Temple, San Pedro Market where the local’s shop, 12 Angle stone, San Blas artist district, and San Cristobal. Tour of the White Christ overlooking the city of Cusco, visit the impressive Sacsayhuaman, Qenko, Puka Pukara, and Tambomachay.

Itinerary

A full day of culture and history is waiting for you in the Inca City of Cusco. Our tour takes us to the Cathedral on the Plaza de Armas to observe the beautiful altars and exquisite paintings. Stroll to the 12-angle stone for some pictures and then to San Cristobal for great views of Cusco. Continue walking up steps to the artist district of San Blas to appreciate the interesting art unique to Cusco of religious paintings, wooden frames, mirrors, and more. A tour of the Qoricancha Sun Temple to see the favorite temple of the Incas. Walk to the San Pedro Market where the locals shop and delve into an unforgettable cultural experience. Break for lunch on your own,  After lunch, we will drive above Cusco for a visit of the White Christ for spectacular views of the city of Cusco below. Take a look at the striking Sacsayhuaman ruins with huge stone work and then off to Qenko where it is believed to have been used for rituals, Puka Pukara, and finally Tambomachay with the water channels. Return to Cusco.

Take a look at our other tours in Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, and other cities in Peru.

Included

  • Private transportation + driver.
  • English speaking guide (Advisable).
  • Tours as per program.
  • Complimentary water 1 bottle per person.

Not Included

  • Entrance ticket to the Cathedral: US$14.00 per person (we can purchase for you).
  • Entrance ticket to Qoricancha: US$11.00 per person (we can purchase for you).
  • Half BTP tourist ticket for ruins above Cusco good for two days: US$31.00 per person or Full BTG tourist ticket to include the ruins in the Sacred Valley good for ten days: US$58.00 per person (we can purchase for you).
  • Lunch (optional US$32.00 per person in one of the finest restaurants in Cusco, we can book for you).
  •  Anything not mentioned in program.
  • Tips

What to bring

  • Hat/Sunglasses.
  • Sun protection cream.
  • Camera.
  • Good walking shoes.
  • Light clothing and a windbreaker jacket.
  • Rain poncho (for rainy season).
  • Extra money for souvenirs, lunch, tipping, etc.

Prices

Our prices are per private group, not per pers.

Private vehicle Max Self Visit Guided Tour
Sedan 3 USD $.99.00 USD $.213.00
Van 6 USD $.126.00 USD $.245.00
Short Minibus 10 USD $.138.00 USD $.260.00
Long Minibús 15 USD $.163.00 USD $.282.00
Bus 30 USD $.238.00 USD $.386.00

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