A day on leisure in the ancient capital of the Incan Empire, Cusco, entitled a World´s Heritage site by UNESCO. In the morning you will explore the stunning fortress-temple Sacasayhuaman, Qenqo, Pukapukara, and Tampumachay. About midday you will have a great lunch at one of the typical restaurants, after having the lunch we continue exploring the Cusco’s antique streets, and we arrive walking to the extraordinary Temple of the sun Qoricancha, the most important religious site of the incas in the lower Cusco. This sumptuous temple’s walls and floors were allegedly once covered by sheets of solid gold. This temple was once one of the most important religious site of the Incan people in the city of Cusco. On this tour we also visit a local market where you taste fresh-baked Chuta bread, and you’ll see some local bizarre items, articles for different purposes and aims, we’ll then go walking to the main square in which you will feel at the puma’s heart, (because Cusco the capital of the Incan Empire was designed in a puma shape), and from here you will see the colonial buildings, the cathedral and the other churches around, eventually we go back to the hotel.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Cusco Hotel Transfer|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Group Service Price (2018)
US$50 per person (Pick up from Hotel Included for this Private Tour).
Private Tour pick up can be changed on request, just let us know what time suits you the best!
Please NOTE: Private Tours are 100% run by Salkantay Trekkers Peru
This is a Must DO tour in Cusco!
Backpack to carry your things.
Rain gear (especially if traveling in the wet season, from October to March).
Sunblock and sunglasses.
Water bottle or canteen.
American dollars and Peruvian soles in cash.
Credit or debit card.