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Half-Day City Tour of Cusco

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    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.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Plaza De Armas, Plaza de Armas, Cusco 08000, Peru

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Establishments within the Historic Center of Cusco
    Departure Time
    Departure time 13:00 Hrs. – 18:30 Hrs.  Afternoon Tours.  
    Duration
    24h
    Return Details
    Plaza San Francisco 148, Cusco 08002, Peru
    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)
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    Additional Info
    • 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 travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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    By: Peru Andes Top
    65 reviews
    Matthewfromct
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    314262
    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
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    MVonSt
    20
    Wonderful day trip
    Really enjoyed this trip to the sacred valley. Guide was good and knowledgeable and buffet lunch excellent.
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    laurenskra
    Hillsborough, New Jersey
    30
    Once in a lifetime experience!
    I have absolutely no regrets booking this tour. The guide was great, everything was on time and as advertised,
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    942sharonv
    20
    Andes experience
    We had a 5 day tour booked with this company which was the start of our holiday before a cruise round South
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    Wandering_RaF
    New Jersey
    33
    Cusco to Machu Picchu in one day
    I'll start off by saying that I was very impressed how well the trip was organized considering there were so many
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    lovisaarna
    Reykjavik, Iceland
    5224
    Very well arranged
    I booked two tours with Peru Andes Top, one to the Sacred Valley and then a full day tour to Machu Picchu.
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    debbiefrettingham
    Southampton, United Kingdom
    10
    Amazing 4 day Inka Trail
    Just come back from our amazing trip to Peru which included the 4 day Inka Trail. Our guide Lisbet was amazing and
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    Ajeet N
    8819
    Wonder of the world
    The tour was well arranged. We were punctually picked at 6 and transferred by bus to olanto. The expedition train
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    genusmtbkr5
    Los Angeles, California
    322
    Incredible Experience
    If you are unsure you can complete the full 7 day(4 days, 3 nights) of the "Classic Inca Trail Trek, but still
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    214michelle
    Toronto, Canada
    74
    Most amazing trek
    Peru andes top did not fail to provide the most amazing experience imaginable. Provided adequate debriefing before
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    MJROBERTS19
    Harrogate, United Kingdom
    42
    Honeymoon of a lifetime
    We recently completed the Classic 4 Day Inca Trail with Peru Andes Top and couldn't recommend them enough!! Our
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    jenn208999
    10
    Visit to Machu Picchu
    Was a great experience. A little costly but worth the price! The travel organization was easy and done perfectly.
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    Pepi M
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    259
    This was a trip which will stay with me for a lifetime
    What a great trek. Our group was of 4 people, two couples, and we all happened to be much the same age which
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    Edel24
    Edel24
    717
    Awful
    From the driver crashing into a sheep due to carelessness and driving too fast, to the guide not speaking any
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    cje7
    Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    398
    Really easy and great trip
    Was picked up at the time state from my hotel and taken to the train station for the ride to Machu Picchu
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    Key Details
    • Peru Andes Top
    • Duration: 24h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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