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City tour Cusco

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CITY TOUR CUSCO HALF DAY

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Description

Cusco, World Cultural Heritage, is today one of the most visited places. The people are impressed by the amount of important archaeological and touristic attractions such as the Inca walls, colorful costumes, churches built on palaces, the lost citadel in the high Andes, legendary roads and all the beauty of the glorious past of Cusco, the sacred city of the Incas or the archaeological capital of the Americans.

Itinerary

We visit the fallowing places:

  • Koricancha.- Religious center, known as the "Temple of the Sun", highlights the impressive engineering used in this construction.
  • Sacsayhuamán.- Impressive stone fortress with an excellent architecture, located 3km away from the city of Cusco.
  • Qenqo.- ceremonial and ritual center, amphitheater where sacrifices were made.
  • PucaPucara.- old farm (or similar), functioned as a kind of surveillance along the Inca Trail.
  • Tambomachay.- Ceremonial center to worship the water, located 7km away from the city of Cusco, traditionally known as the place of water.
  • Qosqo Native Art Center.- At 6.30pm there is the option to see various dances and customs, all of them cultural expressions of the region.

INCLUDED

  • Tourist bus.
  • Official tour guide (Spanish and English).

NOT INCLUDED

  • Entrance to the Temple of Koricancha (US $ 5.00).
  • General Tourist Ticket, you can choose between 2 options:
  • -Tourist partial ticket, only for the City Tour (US $ 30.00), valid for 2 days.
    -General tourist ticket, tickets to 16 tourist sites (US $ 55.00), valid for 10 days.
  • Meals and others not mentioned in the itinerary.

RECOMMENDATIONS WHAT TO BRING:

  • Original Passport.
  • A personal back pack.
  • Sunscreen/sun blocker.
  • Sneakers or lightwight shoes.
  • Insect repellent.
  • Hat.
  • Binoculars.
  • Sunglasses and plastic bag.
  • Camera and batteries.
  • Tips.

OVERVIEW:

  • Total Duration:Full Day
  • Destination:Cusco
  • Departure Dates: Daily Departures
  • Difficulty Level:Easy
  • Max. Altitude:3,335 m
  • Group Size: 2 - 10
  • Trip Category:City tour