It is the beginning of contact with the Inca culture, the wonderful city of Cusco “Cultural Heritage of Humanity”, touring the main tourist attractions of the city, among them The Cathedral, the Temple of the Inca Sun “Coricancha”, Sacasayhuaman, Qenqo, Tambomachay and Puca Pucara.
In each place of visit it takes a time of approximately 50 minutes.
We will meet at 1 p.m. at the cathedral where we will start our tour by visiting this famous site. After we will walk along the streets of the Incas from Plaza de Armas to Q’oricancha (Temple of the Sun) where we will observe the construction methods of the Incan culture and Catholicism. Inside Q’oricancha you will visit four enclosures that were dedicated to different deities (sun, moon, stars, and lightning). After we will take a bus to the majestic archaeological site of Sacsayhuaman where we will participate in a guided tour.
From here we will take a 10-minute bus ride to the archaeological site of Q’enqo, which during its time was a commercial centre.
Continuing from here we will take another bus to the archaeological site of Puca Pucara, a small Inca fort.
Finally, we will visit the archaeological site of Tambomachay; a temple dedicated to water with some impressive Inca canals. We will then take a bus back to Cusco to Plaza de Armas where the tour will end.
- Professional Guide.
- Entrance fee or partial ticket.
- Water bottle.
- Sun / cream hat.
- Comfortable walking shoes.
- Extra money.