CUSCO AND AROUND
  • CITY TOUR - CSCO
  • CUSCO AND AROUND
  1. CITY TOUR IN CUSCO


    From: 10.00 - 14:00 hrs. or 13:30 - 18:30 hrs.

     

    Cusco, the most important pre-Columbian metropolis in the continent, is repository and inheritor of a cultural tradition, developed throughout the Peruvian territory from 18 thousand years BC. It is a living museum where in its atmosphere still perceived greatness of remote times.

     

    To make a full description or interpretation of Cusco and its privileged inhabitants would be a gigantic work of hundreds and even thousands of volumes. It is that destiny has rewarded this "Navel of the World" with privileged and excellent quality of nature, geography and people; capable of having developed one of the most advanced civilizations for its time.

     

    The City Tour in Cusco will allow you to know the most impressive archaeological and religious tourist places of the cosmopolitan city of Cusco.

     

    PROGRAM:

     

    This is an unmissable tour for all visitors, it takes place daily from 1:30 p.m. starting with a visit to the Qoricancha (or Coricancha) known as the Temple of the Sun, where you can admire the impressive engineering used in its building.


    Then we will visit the archaeological centers outside the city such as Sacsayhuaman, built in the upper part of the city of Cusco, an impressive stone site with excellent architecture, famous for its huge carved rocks (Megalithic), some of which have 9 m / 30 feet high, weighing 350 tons. This is also where the Intyraymi or Sun Festival is held on June 24 every year.

     

    Later, the megalithic construction of Qenqo will be visited, with its underground chamber and, ceremonial and ritual amphitheater, where important sacrifices were made.

     

    Puca Pucara An old red Tambo (resting place), a place of monitoring along the routes of the Inka Empire.


    Finally we will visit Tambomachay, an old red Tambo (resting place), a monitoring place along the routes of the Inka Empire. Enjoy the tour…

     

    THE SERVICE INCLUDES:

    1. Specialized and bilingual tour guide
    2. Private transport
    3. First aid kit

     

    THE SERVICE NOT INCLUDES:

    1. Entrance fees
    2. Drinks
    3. Tips and souvenirs

     

    THINGS YOU SHOULD BRING

    1. Camera
    2. Warm clothes (in case of cold)
    3. Waterproof rain gear (long poncho)
    4. Wide brim hat and sun glasses for sunny days
    5. Sunscreen lotion
    6. Drinking water

    MAP - CUSCO CITY TOUR - "PERU MYSTERIES"

     

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