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  1. IDEAL CUSCO - 10 DAYS


    Cusco, thanks to its varied and exuberant geography, invite to live all kinds of experiences. Experiences that a single trip would not be possible to discover. In Peru Mysteries we highlight some of these places and activities and we put at your disposal with a professionalism that will allow you to enjoy.

     

    The Ideal Cusco package: 10 days.

     

    IDEAL CUSCO
    10 DAYS

    AROUND CUSCO
    03 DAYS
    CUSCO CITY TOUR DAY 01
    CUSCO SACRED VALLEY DAY 02
    CUSCO SOUTHERN VALLEY DAY 03

    INKA JUNGLE TO MACHUPICCHU
    04 DAYS

    (Biking, Rafting, hiking & Zip-lining)

    CUSCO - SANTA MARIA DAY 04
    SANTA MARIA - SANTA TERESA DAY 05
    SANTA TERESA - AGUAS CALIENTES DAY 06
    AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHUPICCHU - CUSCO DAY 07
    CUSCO AND AROUND
    03 DAYS
    RAINBOW MOUNTAIN DAY 08
    HUMANTAY LAKE DAY 09
    WAQRAPUKARA DAY 10
    END OF OUR SERVICES...

     

    TOUR DESCRIPTION:

    AROUND CUSCO 03 DAYS

     

    DAY 01 - CITY TOUR IN CUSCO - From: 10.00 - 14:00 hrs. or 13:30 - 18:30 hrs.

     

    Qoricancha Temple and the Convent of Santo Domingo: The tour starts in this religious center known as “The Temple of the Sun” where you will admire the impressive engineering used in its building.

     

    Sacsayhuaman: Built in the upper part of Cusco city, impressive stone site with an excellent architecture, famous for its huge carved stones some of which are at 9 m/ 30 feet high, with a weigh of 350 tons. Here is where the Inty Raymi or Sun festivity is realized in June Every year.

     

    Qenqo: Amphitheatre, Ceremonial and ritual center, where important sacrifices were made.

     

    Puca-Pucara: An old red Tambo (resting place), a monitoring place throughout the Inka Empire Routes.

     

    Tambomachay: At 7 Km. From the city of Cusco, ceremonial center of cult to the water is traditionally known as the place where water respite.

     

    DAY 02 - SACRED VALLEY OF THE INKASFrom: 08:00 - 19:00 hrs

     

    We pick you up, and then we start our guided tour in the Sacred Valley of the Inkas, most of the time surrounding by the Vilcanota river, enjoying the panoramic view in Pisac (an old Inca City), then we will visit the traditional market in this village, where we will have the chance to bargains with the handicrafts and souvenirs sellers, we will enjoy its people customs and traditions afterwards we will arrive to Urubamba, traveling always near the Vilcanota river.

     

    Where we are going to have lunch. In the afternoon we are going to visit the fortress of Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance to part of the valley and to protect it from the jungle’s habitant invasions. We will have the chance to walk throw the narrow streets and have a clear knowledge of how this religious and military center was during the Inka empire.

     

    After ollantaytambo and going back to Cusco we will visit the colorful village and site of Chinchero, where we are going to enjoy the palace of the Inka Tupac Yupanqui (Royal House), we will appreciate its well preserve Inka wall in the main plaza and then visit the interesting Colonial Church built over Inca Bases with invaluable portraits. Then directly to Cusco

     

    DAY 03 - SOUTHERN VALLEY OF THE INKAS - From 09:00 to 14:00 hours

     

    TIPON.- We will observe the perfectly aligned terraces; 12 different levels that decorate the geographical environment. This walls were constructed with finely carved stones; the irrigation system in which the Inca ideology is determined. The mystery water of this important archaeological site is still used by the local population (farming).

     

    PIKILLAQTA.- The characteristics of this great urban center correspond to the development time of the Wari empire (pre-Inca culture). The constructions are made from stone without carving and clay that serves as mortar (pirca style), surrounded by walls up to 12 m high, arranged in sets and separated by straight streets, which provide an aspect of fortress. There are like 700 buildings, 200 courts and 508 stores or Qolcas (maybe houses), among other buildings. It is a sample of a well planned urbanism.

     

    SISTINE CHAPEL OF ANDAHUAYLILLAS.- Andahuaylillas is a charming village. The main plaza, studded with enormous pisonay trees, is where is situated the Andahuaylillas jewel, the Church of Saint Peter - the Apostle. Conceived and built by the Jesuits at the beginning of the 17th century, the neo-Baroque decorated temple, its harmonious interior combine to make it one of the region's most beautiful churches.

     

    THE SERVICE INCLUSIVE:

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

     

    THE SERVICE NOT INCLUSIVE:

    1. Entrance fee
    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. Personal medication and/or supplies
    7. Day pack
    8. Drinking water

     

    INKA JUNGLE TO MACHUPICCHU - 04 DAYS

     

    DAY 04 (CUSCO - SANTA MARIA): The tour starts at 7:00 in the morning, in one of our private vehicles, from the vehicle we can enjoy the spectacular scenery of the first part of the way, this first part of our trip will be to the Abra Málaga (mountain pass) , at more than 4 200 meters above sea level. After relaxing for a moment we will begin to use the protective equipment provided by "Peru Mysteries" to take us to the mysterious mountains. Mountain bike descent for 03 hours on a paved road and feel the breeze of the wind on our faces, travel costs down a windy mountain, and passing through mountain villages, waterfalls and much more. We will descend a height of 2 000 meters in almost three hours until we reach Huamanmarka, where we will once again take our bus unit to the town of Santa Maria where our hostal.

     

    After lunch and a relaxing moment we will prepare our selves to do rafting, our next adventure on this day. The canoeing takes place in the Santa Maria river and it is level 02-03, in which we will not only enjoy the adventure and adrenaline; but also of the beauty of the place, after this we will return to our accommodation to spend the night.

     

    DAY 05 (SANTA MARIA - SANTA TERESA): An early wake up (7 am.) of the night in the jungle, and after a good breakfast, our day will begin with a brief but intense climb, to start the walk on an authentic Inka Trail, surrounded by the impressive cliffs and precipices of the amazing valley in which we walk. The guide with his explanations will transport us to the time of the Inkas, revealing some of the secrets of this surprising and mysterious place. The path descends to Quellomayo, where we will stop for lunch and we will have time to relax (hammocks). Try to taste the natural and endemic fruits of the area (especially the fruits of passion). After lunch we continue walking along the edge of the Sacred Urubamba River. This day we walk around 16 km. concluding with a visit to the clean and medicinal thermal waters of Santa Teresa. A comfortable hostel and a nice dinner await us in Santa Teresa.

     

    DAY 06 (SANTA TERESA - AGUAS CALIENTES): An early awakening on this third day to have the opportunity to continue walking, or choose to fly in the air 150 meters above the ground, the river and the jungle. The zip line option includes 5 different lines, transport to the zip line, and we will see if we are brave enough to lian back into the upside down monkey position or extend our dive arms and head in the superman position. We will arrive at the Hydroelectric to have lunch. Then continue our trek for another three hours along the train tracks until we reach the town of Aguas Calientes where we will spend the night in a comfortable hostal. In Aguas Calientes we relax and explore the city before dinner.

     

    DAY 07 (AGUAS CALIENTES - MACHUPICCHU - CUSCO): The climb to Machupicchu begins early before sunrise. Starting 30 minutes on a flat road and then climbing step by step for approximately 1:00 hour the stairs to the lost city of the Inkas or citadel of "Machupicchu". We will be guided for two hours on a tour that will reveal the mysteries of this magical place. Then we will explore this magical place for ourselves and try to obtain the perfect photo before starting our descent back to Aguas Calientes for then take the train from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo for 45 minutes aprox. and to take our return bus to Cusco.

     

    Notes:

    • The time of return to Cusco will depend on the train option you choose, the compamy in the tour provides the 18:20 hours train
    • After the tour, you have the option of going up the mountain Huayna Picchu or the mountain of Machupicchu for one more hour, from the top of these mountains you have an incredible view of Machupicchu, the surrounding mountains and valleys (book in advance)
    • Huayna Picchu is the mountain located northwest of Machupicchu, is steeper, but more popular and has interesting archaeological remains at the top
    • The Machupicchu mountain is located to the southwest. The Machupicchu mountain is a longer, less crowded and less steep walk

     

    THE SERVICE INCLUSIVE:

    1. Specialized and bilingual guide
    2. Briefing one or two days before the tour
    3. Mountain Biking, Rafting and Zip-line
    4. Equipment: Bicycle, Rafting and Zip Line
    5. Private transport and transfer from Cusco - Santa Maria. (Starting Trek)
    6. Bus tickets to Machupicchu Inka City and to Machupicchu town or Aguas Calientes (optional)
    7. Entrances tickets to Machupicchu
    8. 03 night in a hostels
    9. 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches,  3dinners (Vegetarian option)
    10. First aid kid and oxygen
    11. Return train tickets (Machupicchu to Ollantaytambo) and bus to Cusco (optional)

     

    THE SERVICE NOT INCLUSIVE:

    1. First day breakfast – Last day lunch in Aguas Calientes
    2. Tips and souvenirs

     

    THINGS YOU SHOULD BRING:

    1. Original passport (normal student card)
    2. Camera
    3. Hiking boots
    4. Waterproof jacket/rain jacket
    5. Warm clothes (hat and gloves)
    6. Towel
    7. Sun hat - Sunglasses
    8. Sun protection cream (factor 35 recommended)
    9. Water container; water purification tablets, or money to buy water along the way
    10. Insect repellent
    11. Personal medication
    12. Torch with spare batteries
    13. Walking stick (with rubber tip)
    14. Extra money

     

    CUSCO AND AROUND 03 DAYS

     

    DAY 08 (RAINBOW MOUNTAIN)From 04:00 am. - 06:00 pm.

    The Walk is an unforgettable experience; we pick you up from your lodgings early between 04:30 to 05:00 in the morning; for then head to the town of Cusipata where we will take our breakfast. Then we are going to continue by bus for one hour more in the way to the mountain of Vinicunca in the south of Cusco city, observing picturesque landscapes, as well as a great variety of crops that decorate the magical mountains of the area. The varied fauna of the place is impressive, observing animals such as: llamas, alpacas, sheeps and vicuñas.

     

    We will arrive by bus approximately at 08:30 am. to the town of Phulawasipata, where the check point of the Rainbow Mountain is; in this area we can make some necessary purchases for the walk (snack, cereals, water or drinks, etc.). Once ready, We will begin our walk. From this point we will walk for approximately 1.5 hours, up the mountain up to the foothills of Vinicunca. Then we continue along a paths that is going to show us a variety of landscapes (mountains and different streams), we will ascend to a height of 5 030 masl, the view point of the mysterious Rainbow Mountain (Vinicunca). Once we arrive, the guide is going to explain us about this magic place (ecology traditions and mystery). After the explanation of the guide we will provide us some time to relax, enjoy our refreshment, take photos, videos, etc. In this place covered in magic and mystery.

     

    After such a relaxing experience we will start the return walk (01 hour aprox.), arriving to the town of Phulawasipata where we will take our transport back to Cusipata where we will enjoy a delicious lunch. After this, we will have the chance to visit the 4 magnificent lagoons of Acomayo (previous coordination), to finally start with the return to Cusco city, arriving approximately at 06.00 pm. End of our services…

     

    DAY 09  (HUMANTAY LAKE):

    We will pick you up from your hotel between 4:30 to 5:00 am; then start with our trip in one of our vehicles for approximately 2.5 hours to the town of Mollepata in the Apurimac valley. In Mollepata we will enjoy a delicious breakfast; then continue with our bus trip for another hour with direction to Soraypampa (3 900 meters above sea level); where we then prepare and take a short break, we will start with our walk to the Humantay lake (4 200 meters above sea level). The ascent is approximately 1 hour, during this hike we can enjoy the wonderful landscape surroundings of the place; finally we will arrive at the Humantay Lake, where we will have the guide's explanation and later a free time of exploration. After our visit, we will begin our return trip, 40 minutes walk to our vehicle and then with this to Mollepata, where we will enjoy a delicious Buffet lunch; then start our return to the city of Cusco, arriving approximately between 4 to 5 in the afternoon.

     

    DAY 10  (WAQRAPUKARA):

    This tour starts early, we will pick you up from your lodging between 3:45 - 4:15 am; to then be transferred in a private mobility for 02 hours through the southern valley of Cusco to the community of Yanapampa. In Yanapampa we will take our breakfast and then continue by vehicle for 01 more hours to the community of Wayki. From Wayki we will start the uphill walking for 40 minutes, then to this, the 01:30 hour walk way becomes flat, thus arriving at the archaeological center of Waqrapukara which we will explore for approximately 40 minutes. After enjoying and relaxing, we will enjoy our lunch; then start with the walk back to Wayki where our mobility awaits us that will bring us back to the city of Cusco, arriving at approximately 06:30 pm.

     

    THE SERVICE INCLUSIVE:

    1. Specialized and bilingual tour guide
    2. Private transport
    3. Meals (breakfast and lunch)
    4. Oxigent and first aid kit

     

    THE SERVICE NOT INCLUSIVE:

    1. Entrance fees
    2. Extras, drinks, tips and souvenirs

     

    THINGS YOU SHOULD BRING:

    1. Original Passport
    2. Camera
    3. Warm clothes
    4. Waterproof rain gear (long poncho)
    5. Wide brim hat and sun glasses for sunny days
    6. Sunscreen lotion
    7. Personal medication and/or supplies
    8. Day pack
    9. Drinking water
    10. Extra money (personal expenses)