City Tour Cusco – half day

half day from US $ 15.00
City Tour Cusco – half day
half day from US $ 15.00
Max Altitude
3300 msnm
Trip Length
half day
Group Size
Physical Level
Easy
Trip Style
LODGING TYPE

Cusco City Tour Briefing

Cusco is considered the oldest and most inhabited city in South America, Cusco attracts travelers of all nationalities and the half-day Cusco city tour is a perfect way to spend your first day in Cusco and acclimatized to the high altitude.

City tour is a quiet tour consisting of visits to nearby attractions and surrounding landscape of this magical Inca´s city, This tour is highly recommend for those who like to know more about our culture and the city´s past, demonstrating that it has a wide range of Inca, Colonial and Republican archaeological complexes that are part of the history of Peru and the American continent. You will visit to the Main Square, where you will find the Cusco Cathedral. we will also stop at Qoricancha (sun Temple) and Santo Domingo convent, later drive to the archaeological sites of SacsayhuamanQenqoPucapucaraTambomachay.

Therefore the city tour Cusco is the perfect tour to start your adventure on your way to Machu Picchu and other attractions.

You can also combine with the Sacred Valley tour 1 day or Sacred Valley + Machu Picchu tour 2 days.

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Highlights

  • Enjoy in the impressive Inca fortress Sacsayhuaman and its massive stone walls, the architecture are a testament to the engineering skills of the Inca civilization.
  • A professional guide will show the best of Cusco in a tour of halfday.
  • Walk by the central square is the heart of Cusco and visit the Cathedral of Cusco that was built in the 16th century.
  • Cusco city tour combine colonial art and asrcheological sites from the Inca Empire, providing a fascinating glimpse into the history and culture of the region.

🤝🏻 Meeting and briefing

Some days before the tour, our team will contact you via E-mail or whatsapp and will coordinate the meeting time at your hotel to provide you the all tour details and answer all your questions.

🗓 Itinerary

🏁 Starts from your accommodation in Cuzco at 01:30 P.M.
🔚 Ends to the center of Cuzco at about 6:00 P.M.

Itinerary

:

Cusco – Catedral – Qoricancha – Sacsayhuaman – Quenqo – Puca Pucara – Tambomachay

🚐 Van transportation
🕗 Duration tour: Half day
📈 Maximum elevation: 3700m. – 12136ft.
📉 Minimum elevation: 3350m. – 10988ft.

The exciting day out begins when we pick up you between 13:00 to 13:30pm. First off, we will visit the imposing Cusco Cathedral. in the plaza de armas of Cusco. Inside you will enjoy a wide range of incredible paintings from Cusco´s school of art, and gold leaf and embossed silver works.

cusco-city-tour-cathedral

Then we will continue walking to know the Temple of the Sun or Qoricancha (enclosure that keeps a syncretism between the Inca culture and colonial ). It is now known as the Santo Domingo Temple.
We will appreciate its architecture and perfect stone constructions only seen in inca temples of high importance.

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Then we will board our transportation ans head out of the city center and to happen to know the circuit of four Inca archaeological sites, Saccayhuaman , Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay.
At Saccayhuaman, you will see the gigantic stones that have been perfectly carved, with its enigmatic, 200 ton monoliths, from Sacsayhuaman, you will continue to the Q’enqo Inca site to see its fascinating Incan altars. then you will take another 15 minutes drive to Pucapucara and Tambomachay archaeological site, finally we’ll then drive back down to Cusco where the tour ends approximately at 18:00 hrs.

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Not included

  • Cathedral entrance
  • Qoricancha entrance
  • Boleto turstico

Inclusions

What’s included

✔ Informative briefing the day before we coordinate with you the time
✔ Pick up from your hotel in Cusco
✔ Transportation
✔ Professional bilingual guide

Not included

  • Cathedral entrance
  • Qoricancha entrance
  • Boleto turstico

What to Bring

What we recommend to bring

  • Small Backpack
  • Waterproof jacket or rain poncho
  • Sneakers
  • Water bottle
  • Sunblock
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Faqs

Cusco city tour has any age restriction?

Nobody have any restriction, every body is welcome to our tours, including the kids, they will be under protections of they parents, we are not responsible for them.

What kind of clothes should I bring to Cusco city tour?

On the morning until 3:00pm. you may wear light clothing (shorts, T-shirts, ) during the sunny day is warm, excepts early mornings and after 4:00pm. where the temperature can drop for it reason we strongly recommend to bring proper warm clothing for the cold and rain (December to April).

The kids pay the same price as the adults?

Children have different rates, between 2 and 8 years old enter the museums and archaeological attractions for free and from 9 to 18 years old they pay income as students.

How can I know when the City tour Cusco is available?

We have every day departures in group service and in privte service we can organize any day that you preffer.

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