Peru

City Tour - Half Day

ITINERARY:

Between 1:45 and 2:00 pm will star the guided tour around the City, where the traveler will have the opportunity to visit 6 places.

The first one is "Koricancha" Temple (golden enclosure), current Santo Domingo Convent, place that has in its interior one of the most important Religious Center of the Inca time. This archaeological site is located in the heart of Cusco city, to scanty 4 blocks of the Main Square. Then we will visit The Cathedral, in which the first stone was placed in 1560. This marvel of the religious art possesses approximately 300 paintings of the Cusqueña School. Among some other expressions of art.


Then, the tour moves to the suburbs of the city, visiting in the first term, the sumptuous Sacsayhuamán (puma’s head), majestic place with impressive works in stone, being the most weighed of 120 tons. These stones were transported by Inca workers from remote quarries. Here the famous INTI RAYMI or Holiday (Party) is realized to the Sun on June 24 of every year.

Just to 200 mts of Sacsayhuaman is located our next destination: Q'enqo (Labyrinth) religious center dedicated to the worship to the Earth and, according to some theories, to funeral rituals.


Our next visits, located approximately 10 minutes by bus from Q'enqo.  The first site is Puca Pucara (reddish Place) that was in use as military and control center, and as a site of mandatory stop for all the travelers of the Inca epoch.

Our last destination, located at only 100 mts. of Puca Pucara, it is Tambomachay.

Tambomachay (Temple of the Water) was used as a center of adoration and worship to the water, Return to Cusco city.



DESCRIPTION OF OUR SERVICES

days: monday through sunday.
duration: 4 ½ hours


price: group service:
usd 15.00 (usd) per person.

Private service price for City Tour:

number of people     

de 02 pax         

de 03 a 05 to more

price per person        

usd 40.00         

usd 30.00


It includes:

tour of service chosen.
pick up and transfer return to their respective accommodation.
guided in spanish or english with an official guide.
comfortable and modern tourist transport.

note:
does not include tickets, these are paid on the day of the tour and are as follows: entrance to koricancha s / 10.00 (approximately usd 4.00), tourist ticket partial city tour for s / 70.00 (approx usd 27.00) btg.

btg is partial tourist ticket that contains the entrances to the various tourist attractions that are visited within the city tour.

should realize the city tour in cusco and the sacred valley tour, consider the integral btg, which allows entry to all tourist attractions to visit on both tours addition of 9 more places, some of which can be visited by own account. this comprehensive btg has a cost of s / 130.00 soles (approximately usd 50.00).