Cusco travel package, if you decide to take a Peru vacation, you have to visit Cusco Machupicchu and Sacred Valley, one of the world’s most popular tourism destinations, with its very own brand of magic and spirit and discover all its hidden enchantments on one of the many different Machu Picchu tours.
Non escorted tour: All tours, hotels, transfers, transport & domestic flights are booked but you do not have a tour guide in the evenings, leisure hours etc. All tours are with English speaking guide and joined with other tourists.
Day 01: Flight Lima to Cusco. Arrival in Cusco and transfer to the hotel + Cusco city tour
You will flight from Lima to Cusco. Arrival in Cusco city and transfer to your hotel, where the rest of the morning is free time to rest and to acclimatize to the altitude.
At 13:00 Hrs. We will pick you up from your hotel with direction to first point of visit, where we will know the imposing Cathedral of Cusco. Later, we will pass to know the Sun Temple or Qoricancha; place that keeps a syncretism among Inca culture and the compulsory impost of colonial times. Currently, this temple of the Sun, it is known as Santo Domingo temple.
Finishing this visit of religious sites with Inca vestiges, we will pass to known the four ruins circuit; that is located to 20 minutes of Cusco city, where we will see the archaeological and majestic places of: Sacsayhuaman, Q’enqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay. Ending up our tour at 18:00 hrs.
Day 02: Sacred Valley of the Incas + train to Aguas Calientes. Overnight
At 08:00am. we will pick you up from your hotel for begin the tour to Sacred Valley. Crossing by beautiful viewpoints and make the stop in our first destiny, that is the Sacred Valley viewpoint. From here, we will have the pleasure of witnessing the snowcapped mountains of Chicon, Veronica, and Pumawanca, also, we will have an extensive view of whole Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Then, we will visit the archaeological place of Pisaq and then the famous Pisac Market after this visit will take the bus to Ollantaytambo, both of them have different Inca constructions and the market places.
Train ride from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes (from 16:36 hrs. to 18:09 hrs.)Overnight at hotel in Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu).
Day 03: Tour Machu Picchu and train to Ollantaytambo. Bus to Cusco city.
Duration: 7 to 8 hours approx.
We will begin the tour very early (6:00am aprox), after breakfast we will pick you up from your hotel for begin our tour to Machu Picchu. We will take the bus up to Machu Picchu citadel. Into this place, we will begin our Machu Picchu tour through the archaeological complex of Machu Picchu. Optional: Hike to Huaynapicchu (3 hours, without Guide).
Lowering bus to Aguas Calientes. Lunch in Aguas Calientes and in the afternoon return by train to Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo and by bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco. Transfer to your hotel in Cusco.
Day 04: Morning transfer to airport - flight to Lima.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the mornign you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Lima and journey home or on to your next destination.
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