Cusco Cultural Magic 6 Days 5 Nights

  • Catedral - Qoricancha - Sacsayhuaman
Cusco Cultural Magic 6 Days 5 Nights
  • ITINERARY
  • DAY 01 ARRIVAL IN CUSCO / FREE DAY / CULTURAL NIGHT

When you Arrive in Cusco, we will wait for you at the airport of Cusco in a tourist transport to transfer you to the chosen hotel, then you will have a free day to acclimatize, for rest or do some activity in the city of Cusco. You can visit the 12-angle stone in the Inka Street stone, the touristic San Blas neighborhood and the San Pedro Market, these activities are not an obligation. Is just an option, for those who want enjoys their free time in the city of Cusco. At night at 6:30 PM you can go and visit the NATIVE QOSQO ART CENTER to appreciate the presentation of the typical dances of Cusco and the region, with all the color and tradition. You will take around 1 hour to see all the typical dances. 

OVERNIGHT.

  • DAY 02 - CUSCO / SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS / CUSCO
DURATION: 1 Day
TIME: Departure 08:00 a.m. - return 07:00 p.m.
TRAVEL STYLE: History & Culture
DEPARTURES: Daily

This tour starts with pick up from your hotel at 8:00 a.m. to have a guided tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas where we will visit different archaeological sites. This tour ends at approximately 7:00 p.m. In the city of Cusco

  • PISAC

The archaeological complex of Pisac, is located on the top of a mountain from where a good part of the Sacred Valley is dominated. This wonderful place is formed by groups of platforms and architectural structures scattered on the slopes and at the top of the mountain, Pisac is one of the most beautiful monumental centers of the valley because it combines the landscape with the impeccable finish of its buildings. After having visited We will go to the city of Urubamba where we will stop for lunch.

  • OLLANTAYTAMBO

To then embark towards the archaeological complex of Ollantaytambo, it was a strategic military, religious and agricultural center. The architectural scene is of exceptional interest for the size, style and originality of its buildings. Ollanta is known as the only living Inca town, which is the gateway to the town of Aguas Calientes (Machupichu town), which is only 1.30 minutes by train. In this town you will visit the only Inca fortress that has resisted the attack of the Spaniards, and that is almost 80% percent, where you can also appreciate the Inca caneles of original waters. The fortress was built to guard the entrance to this part of the valley and Machupicchu, to protect it from possible invasions. We will have the opportunity to walk through the streets of the town and thus have a clear idea of ​​how this military, religious and cultural center was during the Inca Empire.

  • CHINCHERO

Chinchero known as the city of Arco Iris is located 28 km. northwest of the city of Cusco, about 3,160 meters above sea level, flanked by the snowy peaks of Salkantay, Verónica and Saray. The view from here is impressive. Chinchero belongs to the province of Urubamba, department of Cusco.

The town of Chinchero, the most typical town in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, is a distinctly Inca city that the conquistadores wanted to “civilize” to implant their culture, but never succeeded.

OVERNIGHT.

  • DAY 03 - MACHU PICCHU BY TRAIN - FROM OLLANTAYTAMBO OR POROY 1 DAY

We begin the tour with the pick-up of travelers from the hotel in the city of Cusco; and transfer it to the train. We will board the train that will take us Aguas Calientes (populated at the foot of the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu), (2-hour train ride). On arrival we will board the tourist bus in 30 minutes will take us to the Inca citadel where we will start the guided tour of one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, Machu Picchu.

Our professional guide will transport us to the time of the Incas; we will visit the main attractions of Machu Picchu such as: The Central Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Solar Clock, the Royal Barracks, the Temple of the 3 Windows, the Royal Cemetery, among others. The guided tour lasts approximately 3 hours, then you will have enough time to continue exploring and admiring the great work that the Incas did in the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu.

In the afternoon or evening it would be your return being your possible train from 18:20 or earlier, it will depend on the availability. From the train you will leave from Aguas Calientes to the train station of Ollantaytambo, there our transfer will wait for you with your name of the person indicated to return you to the city of Cusco on a tourist bus.

OVERNIGHT.

  • DAY 03 - CITY TOUR IN THE CITY OF CUSCO HALF DAY
DURATION: 1/2 Day
TIME: Departure 09:00 a.m. - return 01:30 p.m. / departure - 13:00 - return 18:30
TRAVEL STYLE: History & Culture
DEPARTURES: Daily

This tour starts with pick up from your hotel at 8:00 a.m. to have a guided tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas where we will visit different archaeological sites. This tour ends at approximately 7:00 p.m. In the city of Cusco

  • CATHEDRAL OF CUSCO

The tour starts picking you up from your hotel at 01:00 p.m. to tour the magical city of Cusco and the Inca buildings that surround the city. Starting at his Cathedral full of history and works of art.

  • QORICANCHA

Continuing our tour, to one of the most important places in Cusco the Temple of the Sun Qoricancha. What was the religious center of Cusco during the time of the Inca Empire? We will see some of the original temples that have survived despite having integrated with the architecture during the colonial period.

  • SACSAYHUAMAN - QENQO - PUKA PUKARA

We will also visit the impressive Sacsayhuaman fortress that is strategically built on a hill from where you can see all of Cusco. It is famous for its huge carved stones, some of which are 9 meters or 30 feet high and weigh more than 350 tons.
Qenqo, located four kilometers northeast of the city of Cusco, has the archaeological groups of

Q’enqo Grande and Q’enqo Chico.
Etymologically, it means labyrinth or zigzag, served a purely religious function, being on the outside a semicircular amphitheater with trapezoidal niches and a monolith that simulates a puma which is approximately six meters.

Puka Pukara means “red fortress”, because the calcareous stones with which it is built have acquired the reddish coloration of the terrain, very abundant in iron. It is alleged that it had the function of protecting Tambomachay, an important palace in the Inkario.

  • TAMBOMACHAY

Tambomachay, is located about 8 kms. North of Cusco and very close to the ruins of Puka Pukara, it is an archaeological site that was dedicated to the worship of water and so that the head of the Inca Empire could rest. This place is also called Baños del Inca. It consists of a series of aqueducts, canals and several waterfalls that run along the rocks. The surprising thing about this is that from a main waterfall, the Incas created 2 secondary waterfalls, which are exactly the same. That is, if one places two empty bottles, one in each waterfall, the two are filled at the same time. To then return to the city of Cusco.
OVERNIGHT.

  • DAY 05 - CUSCO / MARAS Y MORAY / CUSCO
DURATION: 1/2 Day
TIME: Departure 08:00 a.m. - return 03:00 p.m.
TRAVEL STYLE: History & Culture
DEPARTURES: Daily

This tour starts with pick up from your hotel at 8:10 to have a guided tour to Maras and Moray, where we will visit 2 archaeological sites. This tour ends at approximately 3:00 p.m.

  • MORAY

We go to the town of Moray, the experimental agricultural terraces, it is believed that in Moray the Incas created their own micro-climate to adapt the plants to this altitude. Maras was an obligatory step for the muleteers and their mule trains that transported the tropical products and especially the coca leaves from the high Cusco forest to satisfy the needs of the city of Cusco and the rest of the country.

  • MARAS

It has a church made of adobe, typical of the original religious architecture of the town, distinguished in the atrium a cross carved in granite; Inside the church we can find canvases of the Cusco school representing the apostles, whose author is the Quechua painter Don Antonio Sinchi Roqa Inka, who was a native of Maras and painted with great care and affection for his church.

“Las Minas de Sal”, the picturesque town of Maras, a multicolored whim of nature, is home to the most important salt mines in the region. They have been exploited since the Incas, and during the viceregal period they were the first salt producing center in the southern part of the sierra.

OVERNIGHT.

  • DAY / 06 CSUCO / LIMA

Breakfast

At the appropriate time transfer airport or terminal terrestrial.

  • INCLUDE:
  • INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE
  • Tourist transportation from the hotel in Cusco to Ollantaytambo or train station in Poroy (round trip).
  • Tourist train Ollantaytambo aguas calientes or poroy (round trip).
  • Tourist bus aguas calientes machupicchu (round trip).
  • Entrance to Machupicchu.
  • Professional guide in Spanish for all tours.
  • 01 buffet lunch in the fatty valley of the Incas.
  • Hotel for 5 nights in Cusco: Optional.
  • All breakfasts at the Hotel
  • Professional guide in Spanish for all tours.
  • Entrance to the temple of Coricancha.
  • Oxygen for the mountain of colors.
  • Tourist bus to the Sacred Valley. Maras Moray and city tour.
  • Entrance to the salt mines.
  • Entrance to the cathedral of Cusco.
  • Entrance to the temple of Coricancha.
  • Tourist ticket to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Maras Moray, City tour.
  • Pick up from the airport of Cusco to the hotel (round trip).
  • DOES NOT INCLUDE
  • Additional features.
  • Food not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • We go hot water hot springs.
  • Among others, do not mention yourself in the tourist package.
  • RECOMENDATIONS:
  • Original passport and migration card.
  • Wear shoes or light shoes or tennis shoes.
  • Important (long poncho) in rainy season.
  • Long sleeve shirts.
  • Long pants.
  • Sunscreen, wide-brimmed hats for sunny days.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Medicine and / or articles for personal use (liquid for contact lenses).
  • A small backpack the tours.
  • Camera or video camera.
  • Have checks and coins on hand in small denominations soles or dollars.
  • You can choose one of these 02 options Rates expressed in USD - USD per person:
  • PRICES

You can choose one of these 02 options Rates expressed in USD – USD per person:

  • TURISTIC PACKAGE WITHOUT HOTEL FROM OLLANTA
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 560.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 600.00
  • TOURIST PACK INCLUDING HOTEL FROM OLLANTA
HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 755.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 790.00
HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 910.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 950.00
HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 1045.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 1,080.00
  • TOURIST PACKAGE FROM POROY, WITHOUT HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 600.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 640.00
  • TOURIST PACKAGE FROM POROY, INCLUDING HOTEL
HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 790.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 825.00
HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 945.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 985.00
HOTEL
01 EXECUTIVE TRAIN (Economic Class) USD 1080.00
02 TRAIN VISTADOME (First Class) USD 1,120.00

ADDITIONAL SERVICES TO THIS TOUR

  • Huaynapicchu:

Huayna Picchu is the mountain that rises next to Machu Picchu. It’s a 45-minute walk to the top. While this walk is done on your own, your guide will direct you to where this walk begins. This is an additional entry ticket that we can insure in advance. The value of the ticket is 20 USD

  • Mountain of Machupicchu:

The Machu Picchu mountain is the other mountain that sits on the ruins of Machu Picchu. It offers even more impressive views than Huayna Picchu, but it takes an hour and a half to reach the top. This is an additional entry ticket that we can insure for you. The value of the ticket is 20 USD

  • Buffet lunch in Machupicchu:

Indio feliz Restaurant (Aguas Calientes), The value of the food is USD 30, Applies for tour packages

Important:

The reservation of hotels and trains is subject to space availability.

The cost of travel packages is based on two people and double room. For a single room, you have to pay extra:

For more information, you can write to info@chaskatravelperu.com

Discounts:

Foreign tourists with  valid university card get a discount of 20% of the cost of the excursion.

Special discounts for groups of more than “05 people”. For more information, write to info@chaskatravelperu.com

  • BOOKING

Please complete the form below to request a reservation. One of our Trip Coordinators will contact you, often within two business hours, to confirm availability of the trip and/or provide you with other options. Once availability is established, we will ask for a deposit and a completed online registration to confirm your spot on the trek. Please call us at (+51) 974 401 722 with any questions or to confirm availability over the phone.

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