Cusco Tours
Private Full-Day Hike to Balcón del Diablo

Private Full-Day Hike to Balcón del Diablo

By LimaTours
"El Balcón del díablo" or "Devil´s Balcony", presents a perfect harmony between nature and Inca architecture, with constructions located in the rocks that seem to be one. At the top of the cliff, a crack works as a viewpoint of the whole site. The trek continues to Zone X, known for its natural rock labyrinths. After lunch en route, visit the Temple of the Moon; here you will learn more about the Andean cosmovision and its link with the stars and forces of nature. Later visit the archaeological complex of Cusilluchayoc, and after exploring it, undertake the return to Cusco, following the route of the old Inca road that went to the Antisuyo. Enter the city through San Blas, a neighbourhood known for its talented artisans, where the tour ends.
per adult (price varies by group size)
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Ages 10-70
Duration: 9h
Start time: Check availability
Mobile ticket
Live guide: English, Spanish

  • Box Lunch
  • Professional bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Pickup and drop-off.
  • Touristic transportation
  • Oxygen balloon and first aid kit.
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses

Start:Multiple pickup locations offered.
    Pickup details
    • - Pick-up from hotels located at Cusco Historic Center.
    Hotel pickup offered
    During checkout you will be able to select from the list of included hotels.
      End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

        • Not wheelchair accessible
        If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 5363P29

        • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
        • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
        • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
        • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
        • It is important to inform us the name of the hotel where you are staying in order to coordinate your activity.
        • Rates do not apply for Peruvians or foreign passengers whose stay exceeded 60 days in Peru because sales taxes are not included in the above total and, if applicable, will be collected by the local operator.
        • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
        • Maximum altitude: Chacan 12358 feet - 3767 m a.s.l. / Walking distance: 6,2 miles - 10 km
        • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

        • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

        If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 5363P29

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        • LimaTours
          Cusco, Peru
          Joined in November 2017
        • guillermoc510
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Best vacation.
          This has been the best planed vacation that I have ever experienced with a travel agency. I purchased this package with Hectours from Puerto Rico and they coordinated with Lima Tours in Peru. The level of professionalism since the moment that I booked this trip, the drivers that picked us up, the guides, the WhatsApp constant follow up and attention. Everything was excellent. The hotels and the places that we visited were awesome. Even when our plane and train got delayed the drivers were constantly connecting with us and letting us know not to worry that someone would be there waiting for us was a lot of comfort. Great job! My only comment is that this was a very busy and tight schedule which requires at least a day of rest every three days and should be recommended by the travel agent. Nevertheless this vacation was great.
          Written 28 June 2024
        • Cathy382
          0 contributions
          4.0 of 5 bubbles
          A good insight into Cusco and the Surrounding area.
          The trip was varied as it visited local archaeological sites as well as buildings within Cusco itself. The guide was informative and took time to explain the history and local customs. The driver was very polite. We also visited a local craft centre and were able to feed Llamas and Alpacas - it was nice to see these roaming around the grounds rather that enclosed in pens.
          Written 1 June 2024
        • F4639JBmegant
          0 contributions
          2.0 of 5 bubbles
          The Lima Tours representatives have been unresponsive via email and their listed whats app number,l when requesting modification to my reservation. I am hoping this review will encourage them to reach back to me.
          Written 12 May 2024
        • Luis A D
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Sacred Valley
          This tour gives you a good perspective of the main attractions in the sacred valley! The staff explained in good detail the different locations! Well rounded tour!
          Written 7 January 2024
        • 736lizt
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Vacationing in Peru
          Our guide and driver were friendly, knowledgable & on-time. We all enjoyed this tour very much and highly recommend LimaTours.
          Written 17 October 2023
        • Andy F
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Great way to see the key sites of Cusco
          Excellent tour. Our guide Freddy was excellent. He told us enough about the sites we visited without so much detail that we were overwhelmed with information. The Inca sites are a must whilst in Cusco. The cathedral doesn’t look much from the outside but is a big wow inside. Great trip
          Written 14 October 2023
        • nuriatc2023
          0 contributions
          1.0 of 5 bubbles
          Not the right guide.
          The guide didn't try to make it interesting. He was boring, slow, and didn't organize the timetable properly. We missed almost all the places worthwhile seeing in Cusco city center. He was more eager to take us to a shopping center not planned in the visit than to explain the nice buildings in Cusco to us. Very disappointing.
          Written 19 July 2023
        • IsabelF312
          0 contributions
          4.0 of 5 bubbles
          Interesting but Too Long
          It was a very long tour. It took over 5 hours to visit all the sites. Our guide was knowledgeable but clueless about the lack of interest of our group on his detailed explanations at the cathedral which was our last stop. He also was kind of repetitive in our previous stops. For me this tour would have been much better if the cathedral would not have been included and just cover the Inka fortifications and temples. The temples themselves were amazing to visit. Really great views
          Written 12 June 2023
        • atisb
          0 contributions
          4.0 of 5 bubbles
          Surreal experience near ollantaytambo
          We came here after a visit to the archeological site at Ollantaytambo. It was fixed by our tour company. We had nice lunch with excellent folk music. We didn’t expect it would be so nice experience. The musicians were delivering the authentic music from the high valley and possibly Inka culture. Overall it was a nice experience at Ollantaytambo.
          Written 22 February 2023
        • pill_wen
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Inka Grill is just superb
          My husband and I toured Peru for my 40th birthday in Sep 2019. We were starved after a full day tour so decided to grab a quick bite at the Inka Grill restaurant in the Cusco Main Square. One of the beef dishes caught my eye so I decided to give it a whirl and oh my word was I impressed :) The 'Lomo Saltado' is a combination of beef stir fry with vegetables, white rice and chips; coming from South Africa where the braai/barbequeing of red meat is akin to a national pastime, the beef was the most perfectly cooked I have tasted even till today. Everything on the plate was well flavoured, the gravy was divine. It was so good that we went there a second time and I ordered the same meal, another gentleman on our tour ordered the same and was just as impressed. Inka Grill, keep being superb!
          Written 9 January 2023
        • IdaJ76
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Real authentic Peruvian food
          I really enjoyed my lunch here. The owner warned me beforehand: no pizza here. And that was not what I was there for-I was after real Peruvian food, which was exactly what I got. I got the best food ever, an entre (soup) and a delicious chichen stew. All made with really fresh ingredients, no canned food or food additives. I liked that they offered two sauces, so I could adjust the flavor to my liking. Plus a coffee to cure my tiredness and a very tasty lemonade. The restaurant itself had a great ambiance, decorated with local products, it was a place you could relax and fully enjoy your meal. I went by myself, and had a great time, did not feel weird. I enjoyed how swift the food was served; no extra waiting. The waitress was nice and really attentive. I enjoyed the food so much that I got soup as take away for supper this day and the next. Their take away service was also great.
          Written 28 November 2022
        • scottiebopeep
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Great last meal in Cusco
          We tried the Guinea pig. It was well prepared, not shaped like a Guinea pig like other restaurants, so if you want that, get something else(everything we had was fantastic) . Great service! Shout out to Hebert!
          Written 3 October 2022
        • bucherandco
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Great experience in Cusco
          Great experience in front of the wood oven. Eating a great Guinea Pig ! On top of that attentive and friendly service from Ponchet !
          Written 7 August 2022
        • janehH2413CV
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Love my Chocolate!
          Lots of fun...learned a ton about chocolate making!!! Our instructor Gabriel was fantastic, good English and great humor. We were a party of 18 and he managed to keep all of us engaged and working hard to make our own chocolate! If you have time, a free afternoon or morning...recommend this one! Chocolate tasted more bitter than we are use to but it was artificial sweeteners or additives!
          Written 18 July 2022
        • hoyasaxa90
          0 contributions
          5.0 of 5 bubbles
          Perfect Meal After a Long Day
          Excellent food and perfectly prepared cocktails as well! Attentive service from wait staff and nice view of the Cusco Main Square. Definite recommend.
          Written 18 July 2022
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        5.0 of 5 bubbles1 review
        Very good

        mayra lozano
        8 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Nov 2019 • Friends
        Fue un gran recorrido fuera de la convencional aprendimos muchísimo de la cultura inca, las personas de la agencia y el guía se preocuparon todo el tiempo por hacer de esta una gran experiencia gracias.
        Written 23 November 2019
        This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
        Estimada Mayra, muchas gracias por tu comentario. Nos alegra que hayas disfrutado de este recorrido por el Balcón del Diablo. Como mencionas, esta ruta te lleva fuera del circuito tradicional de Cusco para explorar paisajes y restos arqueológicos únicos en la región. ¡Esperamos que vuelvas pronto!
        Written 5 December 2019
        This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
        *Likely to sell out: Based on Viator’s booking data and information from the provider from the past 30 days, it seems likely this experience will sell out through Viator, a Tripadvisor company.

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