Enjoy Cusco City Our way!
This Cusco city tour involves visiting Cusco´s highlights in a Full Day Tour.
Marvel at the architectural and archeological majesty of Cusco City. We will take you to visit fascinating ruins of Qenco; the sacred temples of Puca Pucara, Tambomacha, Saqsayhuaman, the Temple of the Sun and the ecclesiastical structure of the Cusco Cathedral. Admire exquisite architecture and gain insight into Peru’s alluring history on this amazing excursion!
Pick up starts at 8:20am. We start with a walking tour off by visiting the principal local market, San Pedro. After that we will walk around Cusco’s city Centre. We will visit the beautiful Main Square and the Cathedral of Cusco, which holds many archaeological artifacts and relics. Among them is a famous painting of the Last Supper by Marcos Zapata, showing Christ and the apostles eating a guinea pig.
We will continue our tour with the huge Inca ceremonial center of Sacsayhuaman, which overlooks the city of Cusco. Next, we visit another important Inca site known as Qenqo, which houses subterranean passages and a mummification site. Then we will make a short visit to the archaeological Inca site of Tambomachay, a temple dedicated to the God of Water
After exploring these sites, we will return to the city centre, where we will visit one of the most sacred Inca buildings, The Temple of Qoricancha. Within its walls religious ceremonies were constant and offerings to the Gods and the Inca’s mummies were made each day.
After the city tour you will be dropped off at your hotel. End of the tour.
US$130.00 per person