Enjoy this half-day tour to the main Inka sites around Cusco. We'll visit important places such us temple of the sun Koricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Quenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay.
We will meet you at your hotel lobby at 1pm to begin this tour. From here we'll head to Cuscoâs Plaza de Armas where you will visit the famous Cathedral (entry fee not included Soles25.00). After touring this Sacred Church you will continue on foot with your group through an ancient Inca-built street from the Plaza de Armas to Qoricancha, the Temple of the Sun (entry fee not included Soles15.00).
In Qoricancha you will observe the clash between Inca culture and Catholicism and you will have the opportunity to see firsthand the difference in building methods. The Inka constructions here are amazing as this was the main temple of the Inkas where all their highways used to depart from. The high altar made in bronze is the high light.
From Qoricancha your group will walk down Avenida El Sol where you will take your bus to drive up and outside of the city. The drive last 25-minute until you arrive to the majestic Inka site Sacsayhuaman where your guide will guide you around and you will have extra time to explore on your own.
From Sacsayhuaman we'll take a bus for very short time to Quenqo Inka site where you will observe some altars from Inka times. Then drive to Puca Pucara a small circular Inka site and finally you will visit Tambomachay The Temple of Water with its impressive water fountains.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not recommended for participants with back problems
Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
Not recommended for pregnant women
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required for private service