CUSCO CITY AND THE INKA TEMPLES

Shore Excursions in Peru
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Tour description

Cusco City Tour 5 hours This tour touches on the best of Cusco, the blend of the Inca and Colonial aquitecture and religious features meet beautifully in Cusco to give it its charm and character!  The stunning archaeological feats in building the famous Saqsayhuaman and other major Incan sites will astonish you. Fascinating stories of Pachacutec who was the initiator of many constructions here and in the Sacred Valley and so beloved by his people.

1.30pm meet at your hotel or at our office. We first visit the central exquisite architectural feats of the ancient "Koricancha" Temple Then, the tour moves to the arqueological park complex of Saqsayhuamán, majestic place with impressive works in stone, some up to 120 tons. Q'enqo (Labyrinth) a religious center dedicated to the adoration of the Earth. Puca Pucara (reddish place) that was used as a military control center, and a mandatory stop for all travelers of the Inca era. Tambomachay (Temple of the Water) a center of adoration and worship of water. at 7:00 pm we going to return to Cusco

What's included

  • Hotel pickup "Only for hotels close to the Cusco main square"
  • Turistic Transport
  • Driver
  • Professional art historian Tour guide, license by the peruvian authorities.
  • Drop off close to the Cusco main square.

What's not included

  • Entrance Fees Will vary according age and Student cards "payment is directly in the entrance", our tour guide will help to purchase it.
  • Food and drinks