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Magical Cusco Tour in 5 days / 4 nights


Many years ago Cusco was the capital of Tahuan Tinsuyo, now is the historical capital of America, is also known as Inka's Country, and has a lot of nominations. Cusco has a lot of secrets and places where the Inkas built their houses, temples, walls, etc. The Incas expanded in less than one hundred years from its northern borders of Quito in Ecuador to the far south of Santiago, Chile, and towards the direction of Argentina. The beautiful city of Cusco is one of the most beautiful in America, and Peru.

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Itinerary For Magical Cusco Tour in 5 days


Arrival and transfer in Cusco

At the schedule time, our uniformed personnel will be waiting for your arrival at Cusco airport or the bus terminal, carrying a sign with your name on. We will, then, take you to the hotel. The tourist mobility service we offer is fully equipped for your comfort. Travel time will vary depending of the location of your hotel.


Arrival at the hotel, registration and accommodation.

Later: 13:30 pm City Tour Cusco.

At the scheduled time, we will pick you up from your hotel at 14:00 pm to begin our tour of the city, where our professional guide will provide you with all the necessary information on all the attractions that we will visit. The tour guide will be attentive to any questions and / or needs that each of our visitors require.


Places to be visited:

  • Qoricancha
  • Sacsayhuaman
  • Qenqo
  • Pucapucara
  • Tambomachay

The main temple of the Sun known as the "Qoricancha". Then, "Sacsayhuaman" known as the head of the Puma in reference to the city of Cusco which was built in a shape of a Puma, and the head of the puma was exactly Sacsayhuaman. After that, we visit Qenqo temple in honor of mother Earth or Pachamama. We then continue with our bus to Pucapucara that, in Inkas time, was an entry control to the sacred city of Cusco. Later on, visit of Tambomachay Inka temple in honor of the natural element of water.

We return to Cusco. You can decide to either stay in the main beautiful square of Cusco of be taken to your hotel.

Inca Fortress of Sacsaywaman

8:30 a.m. We will pick up from your hotel to begin our tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. We will leave the city and reach the viewpoint of Taray, from here we can enjoy the beautiful Inca terraces and existing farmland which surround the sacred river of the Incas "Willcamayuc". Later we will reach and visit Pisaq the archaeological Park, as well as the Indian market which is as colorful as the local people.

The Pisaq Andean Market is the best place to shop for crafts and souvenirs.

After some free time we will continue our journey to reach the village of Urubamba, where will have lunch at a delicious buffet.

Continuing our journey we'll reach the last living Inca town "Ollantaytambo".

Ollantaytambo is reminded as a mythical love story, a drama of love that prevails against all obstacles. It is believed that this city was built by General Inka Ollanta in a time of rebellion against the Royal army of the Inka to prevent its binding to the beautiful princess Cusi Qoyllor "beautiful star".

After a 40 minutes drive, we will arrive at Chincheros surrounded by the colonial houses, where we will again discover the magnificence of the Incan constructions, terraces and the beauty of the local people in their traditional dresses, all surrounded by the local temple, where we'll appreciate the painting of local people who later where well-known as the creator of the "Escuela Cusqueña" founders. You will enjoy the Colonial church rich in art and jewelry and well appreciated by their population.

19:00pm Arrival in Cusco and transfer to your hotel.

Overnight in Cusco

Lunch is included on this tour in the town of Urubamba.

  • LunchLunch
Complex Archeological of Ollantaytambo

6:30 a.m. Transfer from hotel to the train station.

From Cusco we will take the train to Machu Picchu village, after arriving in this town at 10:30 am , we will immediately board a bus to Machu Picchu Inca City.

11:00 a.m. Will start our 2 hours guided tour of the main Inka palaces and its attractions.

After that you will be free to enjoy at your own discretion and pace this world wonder.

It is highly recommend for you to visit the house of the chosen, the Intiwatana (the sundial, marking the seasons), kallancas (sheds for warriors), baths and aqueducts, as well as the large areas with terraces.

You could also climb the sacred mountain of Huayna Picchu, visit the sun gate and Inka bridge or anything you want to do at your convenience.

This day if you want to visit the Hot Springs you´ll have enough time to enjoy it.

In according time we will reach to the railway station to board the train and start our journey back to Ollantaytambo and then take a touristic bus to Cusco.

The train usually return at 18:30pm

22:30 p.m. Arrival in Cusco.


Transfer to your hotel.

Machu Picchu Inca City

9:00 AM Pick up from your hotel to begin our tour. In this tour we´ll visit Maras a colonial town which gives us great Andean landscapes worthy of international postcards, this village offers the attractions of the salt mines of Maras since pre-Inca and which at present continue being exploited. Later visit of the terraces of Moray, which are recognized as a Inka center of Agricultural experiment, in this form they were obtaining great variety of new food products.

During this tour we will also visit the community of Chinchero, a place where we can see how the population is engaged in the activity of making fabrics using Inca techniques and natural colors, a custom that is even now so clearly present in their daily lives.

On our return to Cusco, we will have the opportunity to see beautiful snowy peaks and large hectares of seeding, which will give us beautiful moments and memories.

On our return to Cusco, we will have the opportunity to see beautiful snowy peaks and large hectares of seeding, which will give us beautiful moments and memories.

Moray - Inka center of Agricultural experiment

In according time and depending of your itinerary, we´ll provide you the transfer from your hotel to the airport or bus station, assistance by our staff.

NOTE: About Huayna picchu "the sacred mountain" in Machu picchu, this entrance is additional and optional, the entry is restricted, only 200 people can enter at 7:00 am and another 200 people at 10 am. So if you want to have your entry fee, you must confirm your ticket in advance with an additional cost of U.S. $ 15.00.

END OF OUR SERVICES

INCLUDED

  • Transfer in/out (airport – hotel – airport)
  • Excursion of the City tour in Cusco.
  • Tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
  • Tour to Maras Moray and salt mines of Maras.
  • Excursion to the Inca city of Machu Picchu tour.
  • Entrance fees to Machu picchu.
  • Entrance fees to the different tourist centers.
  • Hotel for 4 nights in Cusco.
  • Dining tent with tables and chairs
  • All breakfasts in Hotel.
  • Train tickets round trip expedition's tourism service.
  • Bus round trip (Consettur to Machu picchu)
  • Lunch in Machu picchu.
  • Lunch in the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
  • Professional bilingual guide (English – Spanish) for all tours.
  • Personalized assistance for your entire time in Magical Cusco.
  • Personal assistance in English and Spanish.

NOT INCLUDED

  • Entrance at recreational sites, such as "Clubs" "Hot Springs, Amusement Parks"
  • Others not specified in the program.
  • Not programmed supply.

What to bring for your Tour?

  • Original passport
  • International Student Identity Card (ISIC) if you have a student discount
  • Trekking boots/shoes
  • Waterproof jacket (Rain jacket)
  • Warm jacket, hat and gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Comfortable trousers
  • Sun hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun protection cream (factor 50 recommended)
  • Re-usable plastic or metal water container or camel bags
  • Water
  • Insect repellent
  • Toiletries
  • Personal medication
  • Extra money for personal expenses, tips, lunch on last day, snacks, etc. We recommend that you bring around 300 Peruvian Nuevos Soles

Optional items to bring for your Tour

  • Shorts
  • Walking stick (with rubber tip)
  • Plasters and bandages
  • Sandals
  • Bathing suit for the hot springs in Aguas Calientes

Notes for your Tour

  • Itinerary may change according to the climate and health status of the trekkers.
  • Train times for the Expedition train to Ollantaytambo may change according to the train company's availability and will be confirmed close to the time of the trek. If someone books later than most of the group, we may not be able to provide the same train as the rest of the group.
  • Change to earlier/later train time at time of booking (price depending on train availability)
  • Tips/gratuities not included but are optional according to the services rendered

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With the explosion of the Internet, calling to our office is no longer necessary--in fact, it may cost you. No matter how you decide to reserve your Machu Picchu ticket, we are tour Operator and we are the directly why to reserve your Inca Trail trek or Machu Picchu tour.

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  • Medical conditions

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Magical Cusco Tour in 5 days

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TRIP DETAILS

Package Name: Magical Cusco Tour in 5 days
Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
Departures Dates: Every day (please check availability in our groups).
Altitude: 1950 - 4600m. / 6398 - 15092 f.
Visited Places: Cusco, Mollepata, Trail (Cruz Pata, Soraypampa, Salcantay, Huayrac Pampa, Chaullay, La Playa, Lucmabamba, Santa Teresa , Hydroelectric Center, Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu.
Type of Tour: Archaeological, Trekking, Inca Trail Alternative Trek
Meals provided:
Coffee Lunch Dinner
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