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City Tour Cusco

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City Tour Cusco


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Cusco City and Vicinity.

The tour starts by picking you up from your hotel at 1:00 PM to tour the magical city of Cusco and sites that were constructed by the Incas around the city. Beginning in the cathedral full of history and works of art, we will then see (El Templo del Sol Qoricancha) the Temple of the Sun Qoricancha. We will also visit the imposing fortress of Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Puka – Pukara, and lastly, Tambomachay.

Our tour includes:

• Information prior to the tour.
• Entrance to all tourist destinations mentioned (tourist ticket - Cathedral and Qoricancha).
• All transfers in tourist bus.
• Guided 
group. Spanish - English professional guide.

Not included:

• Hotel in Cusco.
• Food. Other services not mentioned.

Full itinerary

Cusco City and vicinity.

In the afternoon, at approximately 1:00 PM, we will meet at the hotel and start our city tour. Starting with the Cathedral of Cusco, we will find in its walls priceless art and treasures, which is considered by many the most beautiful works of art in South America. Afterward, we will visit the Qorikancha. This wonderful temple is considered sacred because it harbored priests of the Inca Empire that were in charge of worshiping, Inti, the Sun God. We will then continue our tour of the archaeological centers located around the city of Cusco. Starting with Sacsayhuaman, the Quechua name means "satisfied falcon" which was built with huge stone blocks. At the time of the Incas, it was called the "house of the sun" and was a religious center of great importance in local tradition. Afterward, we will visit, Kenko, Quechua word meaning "Labyrinth" coined by the Spanish for its labyrinthine underground galleries and small canals carved zigzag. We will continue our tour visiting Puka-Pukara, called the Red Fort, which is built with stones in that tone of colour. And finally, we will arrive at Tambomachay which was an Inca temple to worship the water.
Our tour ends at the Plaza de Armas of Cusco, at approximately 6:00 pm.

Recommendations:
After the tour, stroll through the Plaza de Armas and surrounding areas, where you can appreciate the work of the Cusqueñian artisan craft stores. Grab a bite at the famous Peruvian cuisine restaurants nearby or relax on the park benches of Plaza de Armas and then take a photo there for memories to last during the warm weather in the afternoon, despite the cold nights of Cusco. And if you like the night around the square you will find many nightclubs and bars filled with tourists and locals who expect to have fun with good music and drinks.

Our tour includes:
  • Information prior to the tour.
  • Entrance to all tourist destinations mentioned (tourist ticket - Cathedral and Qoricancha).
  • All transfers in tourist bus.
  • Guided 
group. Spanish - English professional guide.

Not included:
  • Food. Other services not mentioned.

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