City Tour Cusco

Cusco is today one of the fascinating destinations in Peru, well known for the enormous amount of important archaeological remains and tour activities. Walking through the city is a journey through the history of one of the most developed cultures in the Americas. In the day it is a colorful city with red roofs, colonial temples, and houses, friendly people; during the night bars, clubs, and pubs give this city a very special international flavor.

Day 1
EXPLORING THE CAPITAL OF INCAN EMPIRE

Cusco city, once capital of the Incan empire, then main place for Peru’s colonization offers a bunch of alternative way to enjoy it. Its pre-Columbian remains shows the magnificent Incan constructions, palaces, temples, aqueducts, and megalithic constructions such as Saqsayhuaman; are just some of the few examples that we will show you.

To explore them, we will visit the four ruins uphill near Cusco city.

In the morning at 8:30 am we drive to Tambomachay, where we will visit a small Inca site and water spring a site where Incas took out important ceremonies and worshiped the liquid element, vital for agriculture and consumption; near Tambomachay is Pukapukara, from where you will see the mountains are surrounding Cusco valley, after that, we continue on to Qenqo, visiting a stone altar where Inca priest took out ritual practices, finally we will discover Saqsayhuaman to admire its megalithic constructions. From Saqsayhuaman, we will drive down to Cusco’s main square, where we will visit the Cathedral considered as an art museum for it invaluable collection of paintings made by Andean people in the XVI century, we will end the city tour visiting Qoricancha, the Sun temple of Incas.

• Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, lunch in town.

• Accommodation: Hotel in Cusco.

• Estimated walking time: 30 min

• Walking distance: short hike around Tambomachay.

• Difficulty: Easy.

Included

  • English-speaking Guide
  • Transportation
  • Taxes

Not Included

  • Tourist ticket: 70 soles for the 4 Inca sites (If you are also doing the Sacred Valley tour , it is actually better to purchase the general tourist ticket which is S/130.00 soles total (which gives you access to other sites in the Sacred Valley and some museums and attractions in Cusco. It is valid for 10 days).
  • Cathedral church: S/ 25.00 soles
  • Q’oricancha/Temple of the Sun: S/10.00 soles
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Private Service: 

Only price 2-6 people $ 180.00

Only price 7-12 people $ 270.00 

Group Service:

13+ $ 40.oo per person

DISCOUNTS

According to Peruvian Law, you must be under 18 years of age at the time you do tour, or visit Machu Picchu, students 18 and above, need the ISIC card to qualify for the discount. Students must provide a copy of their passport at the time of their booking to get the student discount. Email us a copy at info@kunturperu.com

  • Student Discount (only with active green ISIC card): US$15.00
  • Under 18 years apply for a discout: US$15.00
  • From 7 – 12 years Discount: US$20.00

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*More details will be available if you are interested in taking advantage of this offer, such as free tours in Cusco city, free items for camping activities, and personal discounts. contact us at info@kunturperu.com

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Trip Facts

  • Daily
  • 2 - 6 Passengers
  • Pirvate
  • Easy
  • Cultural & Traditional