Cusco City Tour – Half Day
Cusco City Tour
Tour Type: Day tour.
Morning City Tour: Pick up is at 9:30AM from your hotel lobby and you should be back around 1:30 PM.
Afternoon City Tour: Pick up is at 1:15PM from your hotel lobby and you should be back around 6:00 PM.
Consideration: Please remember comfortable shoes.
Highlights: Amazing, cosmopolitan, beautiful Cusco!
We will pick you up from your hotel at 9:30 am or 1:15 pm. (Depending on what time you choose) then, we will head to Cusco’s Plaza de Armas, where you will visit the famous cathedral. Following, you will continue on foot through an ancient Inca-built street from the Plaza de Armas to The Qoricancha (the golden enclosure) was the most important religious centre in Inca times.
From Q’oricancha, we will walk down Avenida El Sol, where you will take your bus 25 minutes outside of the city. You will be taken to the majestic Inca site, Sacsayhuaman, with its enigmatic, 200 ton monoliths, here we celebrate the famous INTI RAYMI or Holiday (SUN CELEBRATION) on June 24th of every year, you will be able to hear from your guide and then, explore on your own.
From Sacsayhuaman, you will take a five minute bus ride to Q’enqo an Inca site to see its fascinating Incan altars. Following, you will take another five minute drive to Puca Pucara, a small, circular Inca site. The final stop on our tour is Tambomachay, a water temple with impressive water fountains, thought to be used by the Inca for bathing. We’ll then drive back down to Cusco where the tour ends in the main square at 6:00pm aprox, unless you are taking a private tour, in which case, we will return you to your hotel.
- Transfer service.
- Tourist Transportation.
- Professional Tour guide (English or Spanish).
- Admissions (Cusco Partial Tourist Ticket for City Tour sites)
- Entrance to Cathedral ($8).
- Qoricancha ($5).
- Extras & gratitudes.