Condor Watching, Tarawasi and Quillarumiyuc Tour from Cusco

Day Trips & Excursions in Peru

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Tour description provided by Viator

Observe the condors flying in their natural habitat in Cusco. The best option to observe the condors closer to Cusco city is in Chonta Town by Limatambo Valley in the Apurimac Canyon. Enjoy also the view of the other side of Cuscoby visiting Quillarumiyuc, the moon temple and Tarawasi, another ceremonial place during the Inca times.
After breakfast in your hotel, we will pick you up at 7:00am and drive you to Quillarumiyoc, center of the most important cult of the moon and fertility of the Pacha Mama, surrounded by altars and terraces overlooking the importance of sacred use by the Incas. Then we will continue our journey to TARAWASI, a rligious Center and Inca room where you can observe more 24 trapezoidal niches and terraces with polygonal designs likeness petal flowers or rosettes. Continuing our journey we pass through the valley of Limatambo and later the people of Huaychaou where we enjoy our delicious and typical lunch. After lunch we headed to the small town of Chonta (3400m), a charming Andean village, where the Apurimac Canyon is located. We will have plenty time to observe the condors in their natural habitat. Finally later in the afternoon we will return back to Cusco arriving at around 7:00pm.

What’s included

  • Hotel pick up
  • Transport from Cusco to the Condors Canyon and back to Cusco
  • Box Lunch
  • Guide

What’s not included

  • Snacks, Water
  • Gratuity

Highlights

  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Lunch included
  • Hotel pickup included
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