This tour begins knowing the cultural and colonial of the Cuzco City, through natural sites, important archaeological sites along the route, in addition to the visit of our Lost Citadel of the Incas.
|Duration||:||4 Days / 3 Nights|
|Altitude||:||3.399 meters of altitude|
|Places||:||Cuzco – Pisac – Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu|
DAY 01: CUZCO – COMBINED CITY TOUR
Arrival to the city of Cuzco, transferred to the reception by the selected hotel. Rest of the morning free to acclimatize at the height of 3,350 m.s.n.m. Between 13:20 and 13:45 hrs., we will begin with the pick up from the Hotel to visit the City and nearby Ruins.The tour will show us the impressive Colonial City built on Inkas foundations; We will visit La Catedral, with a Renaissance structure and beautiful paintings from the “Escuela Cuzqueña”, Koricancha, or Temple of the Sun; considered as the Real House of the Sun of Urin Cuzco. We continue to visit to the four ruins surrounding Cuzco: Sacsayhuaman; great fortress located 5 km from the city, Qenqo; sacred amphitheater, center of adoration to the God Puma and Center of Archaeoastronomy, a place where possible human sacrifices were made, Pucapucara; “Red fort” due to the tonality that acquires its rocks with the light of twilight and Tambomachay; temple to worship the water. The Tour ends approximately 18:00 p.m. Accommodation in Cuzco.
DAY 02: SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS
In the morning you will have a breakfast at the hotel, afterwards we have a pick up from the Hotel that will take you to visit the Sacred Valley. During the tour we will visit the Town of Pisaq; picturesque mestizo colonial town, in the same way on Sundays the Mass is celebrated in Quechua, and then we go to the Archaeological Complex of Pisaq; where we can observe large agricultural terraces. Afterwards we will visit the villages of Coya, Lamay, Calca and Urubamba. Buffet lunch will be served. In the afternoon we will have a guided tour of the town of Ollantaytambo, where the archaeological park of Ollantaytambo is located, a gigantic administrative agricultural social and religious complex in the time of Tahuantinsuyo. Returning to Cuzco we pass through Chinchero; another town where we will find Andean Textile Centers. Accommodation in Cuzco.
DAY 03: CUZCO – MACHU PICCHU
Breakfast. At the agreed time, transfer will take you to the train station to start our trip to the citadel of Machu Picchu, 2:00 hrs tour. We will arrive at the Ollantaytambo Station where we will take the train to Aguas Calientes. We will arrive after 1:45 Hrs to Aguas Calientes Station, where a Representative of our Agency will be waiting for us to bring us to the Bus Station. This is where we will take the bus that will take us to the Lost City of the Incas, “Machu Picchu”, the most famous example of architecture Inca wich was discovered in 1911.
We will enjoy a guided tour of the main buildings of the citadel such as: El Mirador, Temple of the Three Windows, The Intihuatana, The Main Square, etc. At the end of this tour we will take the bus down to the town of Aguas Calientes, where we will have lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, we departure by train to the Ollantaytambo station, where a transfer waits to take you to the bus to Cuzco. Arrival to the City of Cuzco.
Accommodation in Cuzco.
Optional: Buffet Lunch in Machu Picchu: The Mapy Restaurant with an additional cost of $ 20.00 (Does not include cold or hot drinks)
DAY 04: CUZCO
Breakfast at the hotel. At the appropriate time transfer out.
Important: The hours of the excursions will be reconfirmed at the destination.
- In / Out Transfers
- 03 Nights accommodation in Cuzco with breakfast.
- Machu Picchu: Expedition Peru Rail Train or Inca Rail Executive (subject to availability).
- Sacred Valley of the Incas with Lunch.
- Machu Picchu: by Train Expedition Peru Rail or Inca Rail Executive (subject to availability).
- 01 Lunch at Machu Picchu in a Local Restaurant.
- Shared Services with Bilingual Professional Guidance (Spanish or English).
- Tickets to the attractions included
- National or international air tickets.
- Services not detailed in the program.