Cusco City Tour
Cusco is synonyms of cultural ancestry on its people and a Cusco city tour has to be unfolded for excellence by a local professional tour guide. No one better than a local cusqueno to entrain us to their past.
We have the best tour guides who have the mission to show you and explain to you the most important secrets this city has kept.
The guides from this Cusco city tour, will send you back to a time in which Incas dominated this territory as well as the Spaniards. The Cusco city will open up to you their histories full of heritage on traditions, people who inhabited their colonial houses, year in which churches were built, all of this mixed with the majestic of the Inca vestiges. Our Cusco city tour will take you also to the archeological park of Sacsayhuaman to admire its construction and satisfy our curiosity. Our Cusco city tour is simply the best service you can choose from us.
Price per person
Itinerary at a Glance
Cusco City Tour
Our Cusco city tour starts during the afternoon time and We will collect you from any hotel within Cusco city.
This is a cultural tour in which focus on the past of this city starting from the Incas who were the first settlers that built their glorious city on the shape of a puma.
Nothing better to imagine such a magnificent construction and beginning visiting the Koricancha: an exquisite architectural feats of the ancient in which the Incas wanted to represent the Sun in all its splendor. It will take us some time to visit this all temple.
Following our Cusco city tour, we will be visiting also The Main Cathedral in the major square. The first stone was placed to begin construction of the cathedral in 1560. The Cathedral It is a marvel of religious art, home to approximately 300 paintings from the Cusqueña School that has nothing to envy from European arts school from those days. This tour is for excellence the one which gets much into detail the stories of every painting.
The best to come stays for Sacsayhuaman fortress. Up on cusco city hills the Inca fortress stands for its solemne mysterious and strong construction. You will find on Sacsayhuaman stones up to 120 tons being place in site. it's very recommended to use a good camera get your best pictures.
Also we will be exploring the Q'enqo (Labyrinth). A religious center dedicated to the adoration of the Earth. The Inca site of Puca Pucara (reddish place): that was used as a military control center. Finally, we will see the Temple of Tambomachay (Temple of the Water): a center of adoration and worship of water.
The Cusco city tour is indeed a cultural tour full of impressive sites for your enjoyment.
- Bus for 15 people to 25 people
- Professional tour guide
Price Not Includes
- Entrance to Koricancha (10 soles per person)
- Entrance to the main cathedral (25 soles per person or included as part of the Cusco Tourist ticket as detailed below)
- Entrance fees to four archaeological sites. For this you, will need to buy a Cusco Tourist Ticket. This costs 130 soles or $45 USD and a 50% discount is available for students with an ISIC card. Note: The same ticket can also be used for the Sacred Valley Tour. Alternatively, you can purchase a partial ticket that allows a one-day visit of just the four archeological sites, if you are not planning to visit the Sacred Valley.
- Meals and snacks