(CUSCO) City Tour

Half Day tour

This tour touches on the best of Cusco, the blend of the Inca and Colonial arquitecture and religious features meet beautifully in Cusco to give it its charm and character!
The stunning archaeological feats in building the famous Saqsayhuaman and other major Incan sites will astonish you. The stories of Pachacutec who was the initiator of many constructions here and in the Sacred Valley and so beloved by his people.

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  • Tour Duration: 5 Hours approx
  • Departure Time: 1:30 pm
  • End Tour: 7:00 pm

In the early afternoon you will be pick up from your hotel between 1.20 to 1:30 pm.

(This tour can be done in the morning also only in a private tour.)

We first visit the central exquisite architectural feats of the ancient “Koricancha” Temple, and the Principal Cathedral, in which the first stone was placed in 1560, is a marvel of the religious art possessing approximately 300 paintings from the Cusqueña School.
Then, the tour moves to the arqueological park complex of Saqsayhuamán, majestic place with impressive works in stone, some up to 120 tons. Q’enqo (Labyrinth) a religious center dedicated to the adoration of the Earth. Puca Pucara (reddish place) that was used as a military control center, and a mandatory stop for all travelers of the Inca era.
Tambomachay (Temple of the Water) a center of adoration and worship of water.

  • Pick up from your hotel in Cusco.
  • Private tourist transport
  • Entrance fees.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.
  • Walking stick USD 5.00 (each).
  • Rain poncho (can be bought anywhere in the city or along the trail).
You only need to carry a small day pack, with water to drink, camera and rain jacket or poncho / or change of weather gear, basic toiletries, hat for the sun , sunscream, insect repelent for mosquitoes and comfortable shoes or runners, some extra money for lunch, snacks and souvenirs. You must take your ISIC student card with you if applicable for the student discount.

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HIKINGMACHUPICCHU specializes in providing the best travel services in Peru. We’ve been in business since 2015, creating customized itineraries for our clients based around their personal plans and preferences. In our line of work we don’t only make plans, we help you build experiences and memories.

About me

I was born in 1996, in a little town 40 minutes away from Cusco, called (POROY)  when I was 3 years old my father died due to alcoholism, I was then taken by American folks from Texas U.S.A  and lived with them in Cusco since. my American parents after 20 years in Peru they now have a Children’s home in the jungle area of Peru (PUERTO MALDONADO ) , So i decided to open this company to be able to help my parents with funds and sponsor kids that need help. so thats me . By the way i love photography.

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