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Half-Day City Tour of Cusco provided by Peru Andes Top

Half-Day City Tour of Cusco

Half-Day City Tour of Cusco
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£11.10
per adult
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
About
Cusco Birthplace of the world Striking and natural, Cusco’s history lives in its streets, squares, valleys and towns. Stunning destinations and examples of fine engineering by Inca stonemasons can be seen in Choquequirao, Saysayhuamán, Kenko, PucaPucara, Tambomachay, Qenqo, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu, the Inca jewel built with the wisdom of the ancient Peruvians in an ecological environment. Captivating landscapes such as the Sacred Valley, where the mountains are clothed by terraces. Pictures villages where the past forms part of the present. Cusco really is the birthplace of the world. Location: Andes mountain range in the south of Peru Extension: 72,104 km2.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, Spanish
What to expect
  • The tour starts picking you up at your hotel, it depends on the schedule you want to chose. If your hotel is outside the historic center. First visit the Cathedral: This impressive Colonial Church dates back to the year 1960 is located in the main square of Cusco, was declared a world heritage site in 1972. Then you will visit others archaeological sites.  Koricancha Temple (Santo Domingo). - “Temple of the Sun” its perfect architecture and stone construction reflect the fact that it was the most important temple of the Inca empire. Sacsayhuaman. -This construction is attributed to the Incas of the last dynasties, is located 3km from the city of Cusco, in the upper part. According to the chroniclers, it was a solar shrine, this temple was built with large blocks of limestone to protect the city from the attacks of the invaders from the East or Antis. It is formed by three large terraces superimposed in a zigzag shape and bordered by huge rock walls. Qenqo.-Located a kilometer from Sacsayhuaman, it was a ceremonial center since it is seen in the central part a giant monolith, possibly of an animal, which was the main deity, surrounded by niches, where offerings were placed PucaPucara. - Old tambo, guard post along the roads Its construction is rustic type consisting of streets, houses, and courtyards. Tambomachay. - It is located 9 km. of the city, known as the baths of the Inca for the shape of its water sources, could also be a temple dedicated to the cult of water and purification for the Inka.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • The tour starts picking you up at your hotel, it depends on the schedule you want to chose. If your hotel is outside the historic center. First visit the Cathedral: This impressive Colonial Church dates back to the year 1960 is located in the main square of Cusco, was declared a world heritage site in 1972. Then you will visit others archaeological sites.  Koricancha Temple (Santo Domingo). - “Temple of the Sun” its perfect architecture and stone construction reflect the fact that it was the most important temple of the Inca empire. Sacsayhuaman. -This construction is attributed to the Incas of the last dynasties, is located 3km from the city of Cusco, in the upper part. According to the chroniclers, it was a solar shrine, this temple was built with large blocks of limestone to protect the city from the attacks of the invaders from the East or Antis. It is formed by three large terraces superimposed in a zigzag shape and bordered by huge rock walls. Qenqo.-Located a kilometer from Sacsayhuaman, it was a ceremonial center since it is seen in the central part a giant monolith, possibly of an animal, which was the main deity, surrounded by niches, where offerings were placed PucaPucara. - Old tambo, guard post along the roads Its construction is rustic type consisting of streets, houses, and courtyards. Tambomachay. - It is located 9 km. of the city, known as the baths of the Inca for the shape of its water sources, could also be a temple dedicated to the cult of water and purification for the Inka.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 65047P9
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Tourist transportation
  • Professional tour guide in only one language (Spanish or English)
Exclusions
  • Entrance fee to Cathedral and to Qoricancha
  • Tourist Ticket for archeological sites outside the city.
  • Tips (optional)
Duration
24h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Establishments within the Historic Center of Cusco
  • Plaza De Armas, Del Medio 123, Cusco 08000, Peru In front of the Cathedral of Cusco
  • Pl. San Francisco 148, Cusco 08002, Peru Regocijo Square or San Francisco Square
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Tourist ticket (not included in the tour)
  • It is recommended that you wear long pants
  • Waterproof jacket or raincoat
  • Sunscreen 30 SPF or more.
  • Sun hat
  • Water
  • Camera and films
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Inclusions
  • Tourist transportation
  • Professional tour guide in only one language (Spanish or English)
Exclusions
  • Entrance fee to Cathedral and to Qoricancha
  • Tourist Ticket for archeological sites outside the city.
  • Tips (optional)
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Establishments within the Historic Center of Cusco
  • Plaza De Armas, Del Medio 123, Cusco 08000, Peru In front of the Cathedral of Cusco
  • Pl. San Francisco 148, Cusco 08002, Peru Regocijo Square or San Francisco Square
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
24h
Return details
  • Pl. San Francisco 148, Cusco 08002, Peru Regocijo Square or San Francisco Square
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Tourist ticket (not included in the tour)
  • It is recommended that you wear long pants
  • Waterproof jacket or raincoat
  • Sunscreen 30 SPF or more.
  • Sun hat
  • Water
  • Camera and films
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travellers
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O4918SEkevinb
O4918SEkevinb
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Enjoying trip
Really amazing with Peru Andes Top Unique experience. Get ready to walk and spend the best vacations.
holisk2021
holisk2021
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Enjoying trip
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X6522CBnicolen
X6522CBnicolen
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excellent service
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I don't recommend this company.
I hired this company and requested a tour in English. When they picked up us from our hotel we were surprised beca
travelbee136
travelbee136
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Fun tour to Moray and Maras
Edgar was a great host. ATV instruction was good and pace was manageable as well. I had trouble with the bike as a
DLop55
DLop55
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Must do!!
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kames1951
kames1951
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Nice way too see the countryside
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Moray & Maras quad bikes tour
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nataliehallagan
nataliehallagan
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Great tour... highly recommend
This tour was a lot of fun! Definitely great to do with friends or family. The tour guides were really helpful and
Matthewfromct
Matthewfromct
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Amazing tour with breaktaking views and an adrenalin rush!
From beginning to end, the tour was top notch. The operator messaged me on WhatsApp confirming the time of pick up
MVonSt
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Wonderful day trip
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Lauren Z
Lauren Z
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Once in a lifetime experience!
I have absolutely no regrets booking this tour. The guide was great, everything was on time and as advertised, ever
942sharonv
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Andes experience
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Wandering_RaF
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Cusco to Machu Picchu in one day
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lovisaarna
lovisaarna
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Very well arranged
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