Reception at the airport and Free Morning. In the afternoon City Tour: In the evening Presentation Typical dances (Optional) DAY 02: SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS in Tourist Bus: Pisac, you will have the opportunity to visit the Typical Market. Buffet Lunch in Urubamba. Visit to the Inca city of Ollantaytambo. Transfer to the train station for Machupicchu DAY 03: CUSCO – MACHU PICCHU (WONDERFUL OF THE MODERN WORLD) Guided tour of approx. 2 ½ hours. Return by bus to “Machu Picchu Pueblo” (or “Aguas Calientes”). Free lunch. Connection with the train to return to Cusco. DAY 04: DEPARTURE FROM CUSCO Breakfast at the Hotel. Transfer Hotel – Airport.

 

TYPE: Culture, Nature, Adventure
DURATION: 4 Days / 3 Nights
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: Moderate
TYPE OF TRIP: Standard and Private
DAYLE DEPARTURES: Everyday
RECOMMENDED DEPARTURES: April to December

ITINERARY

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Day 1: CITY TOUR CUSCO


Cusco, World Cultural Heritage is one of the most visited places today, due to the amount of important archaeological remains and tourist attractions, Inca walls, colorful costumes, churches built on palaces, lost citadels on the heights of the Andes, legendary roads And all the beauty of a glorious past that envelops the visitors who arrive to Cusco; The sacred city of the Incas and the archaeological capital of the Americas, on this day we visit the following places:
Cathedral.- A colonial religious monument of extraordinary artistic value.
Koricancha.- Religious Center known as the “Temple of the Sun” highlights the impressive engineering used in its construction.
Sacsayhuaman.- Impressive fortress of monumental stones and excellent architecture, located 3 km from the city of Cusco.
Qenqo.- Ceremonial and ritual center, amphitheater where sacrifices were made.
Pucapucara.- Old tambo, guard post along the Inca roads.
Tambomachay.- Ceremonial center of water worship, located 7 km from the city of Cusco, traditionally known as the place of waters.
Centro Qosqo of native art.- at 18:30 hrs we will observe the different cultural expressions of the region through the typical dances and costumbristas.
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Day 2: SACRED VALLEY

The sacred valley of the Incas is one of the most impressive in its visit to the imperial city of Cusco, also called “Valle del Vilcanota”, we will visit the most traditional archeological sites Pisaq and its typical market, the great fortress of Ollantaytambo and its market Handmade, as well as Chinchero ruins, We pick you up from the Hotel from 8:00 am At 8:30 a.m.
Pisac At the entrance of the Urubamba Valley, Pisac is a magnificent mestizo village where you can distinguish the old quarter (archeological site) of the modern part and colonial features. The main attraction is the Typical or traditional market, where you can find a great variety of typical objects of ceramics and textiles of the region. We will admire their typical costumes, quite colorful and carried by the local people who sometimes come from far away places, we will also observe their ancestral customs of commercialization. We can visit the old colonial church, where still masses are celebrated in Quechua on Sundays. “Los Varayocs” (local authorities of different cities), and finally, the visit of Pisac will allow us to admire the interesting irrigation system of the fields and a fabulous Inca astronomical observatory.
Urubamba To go to Urubamba we will pass through the towns of Coya, Lamay, Calca, Yucay, Urubamba, observing beautiful flora and fauna during the journey that lasts approximately 45 minutes until arriving to the city of Urubamba that is in the heart of the Sacred Valley. It is a very comfortable and fertile area that constitutes an important pre-Hispanic agricultural center. We will take advantage of this pleasant atmosphere where we will have lunch in a cozy typical restaurant
Ollantaytambo In the afternoon we head to the Ollantaytambo region, also known as “Tambo Valley”, the only inhabited Inca city that stretches along the Vilcanota River and reaches Machu Picchu. We will visit the famous fortress of Ollantaytambo, which stands out in the valley.
Then we will go to the train station to board the train that takes us to the town of Machupicchu previously known as Aguas Calientes, for the thermal baths. At the station we are waiting for the transfer to take us to our accommodation to rest.
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Day 3: MACHU PICCHU - CUSCO

Machu Picchu, “New Wonder of the Modern World”, located at an altitude of 2,450 meters, discovered by the American explorer Hiram Bingham in 1911. Since then, it has been the most important and most visited archaeological center in South America. Very early we pick you up from the hotel to take you on a tourist transport to the bus station that will take us on a 30-minute trip to Machupicchu’s historic Sanctuary, also known as “The Lost City of the Incas” New Wonder of the Modern World “.
The tour includes a guided tour of approximately 2 hours in the Inca City, visiting the most important sites such as the Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Solar Clock, the royal quarters, the Temple of the Three Windows and the cemeteries. Then we will have free time to take a walk through the citadel, take photos and film, and then return to “Machupicchu Pueblo” to take our food (lunch) before boarding the return train. In the afternoon we will board the train with direction in the train station in Poroy to return to the City of Cusco
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Day 4: RETURN TO CUSCO


After breakfast at the hotel we transfer to the airport for departure from Cusco.
Cusco Cultural Centro Qosqo
Cusco Cultural Qoricancha
Cusco Cultural
Cusco Cultural Catedral de Cusco
Sacred valley Cusco
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Maras, la Mina de Sal