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Spectacular Cusco 7 days / 6 nights

Excursions:

Day 01: City Tour Cusco. (13.00 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.)

The tour of the City Tour Cusco begins between 1:00 p.m. at 1:30 p.m. We will meet at the meeting point at the agreed time (main square of Cusco). The first place to visit will be the imposing Cathedral of Cusco, which houses important paintings and sculptures from the Cusco school. Our professional guide will explain the most important points of this place and then you will go to the famous Koricancha (Temple of the Sun) where we will be able to appreciate the mix between Inca constructions (with their perfectly polished stone walls) and Spanish (the church built on the Inca walls).

After the visit to the Koricancha, we will go to Sacsayhuaman, where we will observe huge stone blocks of up to 40 tons perfectly placed one on top of the other. Our guide will explain to us the importance of this place since before the arrival of the Spanish and during the colony, since this place witnessed one of the greatest battles between the Incas and the Spanish.

We will continue to the Qenqo sector (labyrinth). It bears this name because along its paths they give the impression of being inside a labyrinth. Here the most important place will be an old ceremonial table that was probably the last accommodation or resting place of Pachacútec.

We will continue on our tourist bus to Puca Pucara (red fortress), which was an important control center for people who wanted to enter the city of Cusco in Inca times, given the importance of the city that was sacred in which all travelers had to purify their body and soul. The purification was carried out in Tambomachay, the last place we will visit where the skill and knowledge in hydraulic engineering achieved by the Incas can still be appreciated.

The Cusco city tour ends near the main square at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Note * The visit to the Cathedral of Cusco is optional, if you do not want to visit it, indicate it in the reservation.

What includes:

  • Touristic bus.
  • Professional tour guide (English and Spanish).

Does not include:

  • Boleto turístico general.
  • Entradas.

Day 02: Sacred Valley vip.

Pick up from your hotel from 6:30 to 7:00 a.m., once the whole group is complete, we will depart by tourist bus heading north visiting Chinchero, the picturesque town, where we can see agricultural terraces, the remains of the royal hacienda of Túpac Inca Yupanqui, the beautiful colonial temple built on the foundations of an Inca building and we will observe the whole process of wool until it becomes beautiful textiles. Continuing with our tour we arrive at Moray, where we will observe several natural holes that were terraces for agricultural experimentation. Following the route we arrive at the Salineras de Maras, where the famous salt mines known by some as the «Salt Mines» are made up of about 3000 small wells. Then we go to the Ollantaytambo Fortress, built to monitor the entrance to this part of the valley and protect it from possible invasions by the inhabitants of the jungle.At the end and back on the bus we go to the town of Urubamba where we will have our buffet lunch. After lunch we will go to the town of Pisac where we will visit the archaeological center of Pisac. At the end of the tour we will return to the City of Cusco, arriving in Cusco at 7:00 p.m. approximately.

What includes:

  • Pick up from your hotel in Cusco.
  • Tourist transport.
  • Professional guide English – Spanish.
  • 1 buffet lunch

Does not include:

  • Cusco Tourist Ticket (S / 70.00).
  • Entrance to Salineras (S / 10.00).
  • Breakfast.
  • Dinner.

Day 03: Machupicchu.

The Machu Picchu 01 Day tour begins with the pick up from your accommodation at approximately 03:30 a.m. 04:10 a.m. To take you to the Ollantaytambo station, the trip is approximately 1 hour and a half. Once in place you can board the Expedition train that will take you to Machu Picchu Pueblo. This train will be arriving at Machu Picchu Pueblo at 7:40 a.m. And at the exit of the train station, our transfer will be waiting for you to provide information about the visit itinerary to Machu Picchu.

You will have time to have your breakfast (included in our restaurant), then you will meet with the group in the Plaza de Armas or at the Bus Station to Machu Picchu, once you are in the Inca citadel You will have a 2 hour guided tour to know and explore the most outstanding places of Machu Picchu. You will have free time to tour the citadel on your own, depending on the return train schedule.

Our visit to Machu Picchu will end at approximately 4:00 p.m., then you will have to return to the town of Aguas Calientes, for which you will take the bus back to the Town and immediately you must go to the train station to return to Ollantaytambo. Once there, our transfer will take you to the minibus to transfer you to the city of Cusco, arrival time at approximately 10:30 p.m.

What includes:

  • Tourist Transport: Cusco / Ollantaytambo / Cusco.
  • Entrance ticket to machupicchu.
  • Tourist train ticket expedition class peru rail.
  • Bus tickets up and down.
  • Professional English and Spanish tour guide. (In a group).

Day 04: Waqrapukara.

The tour begins with the pick up from the hotel at 5:00 a.m. and then we will go south to Chuquicahuana where I will take the route to Acomayo during this journey we will appreciate the Pomacanchi lagoon where we will have a small stop. Continuing with the tour we will arrive at Sangarara where we will have a breakfast, and then continue to the community of La Rinconada where to start the walk to Waqrapukara.

During this walk we will be able to appreciate a large amount of flora and fauna typical of the area until we reach our destination Waqrapukara, where we will have a guided tour visiting the following places: Intipunku («Puerta del Sol»), main square, Torreones, terraces, enclosure of Wiracocha and cave paintings with representation of llamas.After the visit to Waqrapukara we will begin with the return to Sangarara where we will have lunch and there will be mobility for our return to Cusco.

What includes:

  • Pick up from the hotel.
  • Transportation Cusco – Sangarará – Cusco.
  • Official tourist guide (in Spanish).
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Box lunch.
  • >> Important: Keep in mind that breakfast and lunch is in the town of Sangarara. It should be noted that there are no tourist restaurants in the area.
  • Entrance ticket.
  • First aid kit.
  • Oxygen.
  • Trekking sticks.

Does not include:

  • Personal expenses.
  • gifts, souvenirs.
  • Tips for service (optional, voluntary).

Day 05: Humantay Lake.

We will start the day early in the morning with pick up at your hotel in Cusco. We will move by vehicle, passing through the towns of Izcuchaca and Limatambo to enter the Salkantay route and reach a point where we will begin the trekking. We will walk 1 km until we reach the Soraypampa camp, at an altitude of 3,900 m, where we will have breakfast. Then, we will start the trekking uphill for 1 hour and a half until we reach the Humantay lagoon, which is located at an altitude of 4100 m.

Here we can see the variation of colors, depending on the perspective that gives us the point where we are, in addition to the glacier in the background that feeds the lagoon, all this if the weather allows it. After taking pictures and resting from the hike at that altitude, we will go down back to the camp where we will have lunch. Then, we will walk to our vehicle to return to the historic center of Cusco, where our tour ends.

What includes:

  • Pick up at the hotel (urban area) or meeting point.
  • Shared transportation.
  • Breakfast lunch.
  • Bilingual English / Spanish guide.

Does not include:

  • Trekking sticks.
  • Travel insurance (recommended).
  • Horse (S /. 80). that on his own.
  • Entrance ticket.

Day 06: Rainbow Mountain.

To visit the mountain 7 colors. The pick up will be early in the morning to begin our journey by vehicle to Cusipata. In this town we will have breakfast in a local family restaurant, then we will continue our trip to Phulahuasipata for 1 hour more.

From this place we will begin the walk that lasts for approximately 1 hour and a half, until we reach the highest point in the mountain viewpoint, at 5100 m.a.s.l. From this place it is possible to observe the Ausangate mountain and the Vinicunca Rainbow mountain, if the cloudy conditions allow it.

After reaching the top we will rest and take the opportunity to take pictures, before starting the descent that has an estimated duration of 1 hour. Then we will return the same way to our vehicle and we will move to the place where we will have our lunch. After eating and recovering energy, we will continue the trip back to Plaza San Francisco in Cusco, where our activity will end.

What includes:

  • Pick up at your hotel (urban area).
  • Shared transportation.
  • Breakfast lunch.
  • Bilingual English / Spanish guide.
  • Entrance ticket.
  • It ends in the center of Cusco.

Does not include:

  • Tickets.
  • Trekking poles.
  • horse (S /. 100) or travel insurance (recommended).