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Machu Picchu Tour with Cusco, Sacred Valley 3 Days

Tour sacred valley & machu picchu

City tour cusco & machu picchu

The city of Cusco is the history of the great cultures, which was forged in recent times. in the same square. The history says that even the last Inca that revealed to the Spaniards was executed

Cusco, also called the city of the sun, as the other cultures in Central America, the Mayan and Aztec, in South America our Inca culture, forged from nothingness to a glory that today is seem in its full extent, construction of stones, embellished its territory only with stones and its history is intact.

Tour briefing Machupicchu

Our guide will provide extensive information about your trip according to your itinerary, this briefing will be 1 or 2 days before you start your trips to your destination. This occasion you can ask questions of your final preparation.

Itinerary

Day 1:  Cusco City Tour

At 1:00 pm, our guides will be in your hotel, to pick you up and take you to the main square, to start the tour of the city. The first visit will be to the cathedral and the temple of the sun, later we will take the tourist bus to the four ruins that are on the top of the mountain of Cusco.

The first one will be the extraordinary Sacsayhuaman, and the second one will be Tambomachay., that is from one to ten minutes in our car, here we will see the temple of the water and after that comes Pucapucara, Qenco.

This tour will be until we finish visiting the four Inca archaeological centers, and then we will return to the city of Cusco to your hotel.

What is included in our tour. A professional guide who is trained to do this tour with a knowledge. Our team of guides are native from the city of Cusco, and they speak the city’s native language, which is Quechua or Runa Simi.

They have the knowledge that they got from their parents, a work from generation to generation.

Touristic transport. Our touristic car is comfortable, clean and with a professional driver that knows the roads to visit the archaeological centers.

Day 2   exploring inca territory

Pisac and Ollantaytambo. Early, we will go out of the hotel like around 8:00 A.M., to the sacred valley of the Incas. Our visits will be very important to learn about the Inca culture.

Pisac Inca Side. To get to this incredible Inca ruins, it will take one hour. We will have our own car for visits. We will stop by very important places to take pictures. Pisac was a very important city in the time of the Incas. What draws attention are its huge terraces of agriculture, that shows the Inca engineering work. The terraces draw the hill in a very important city. Other work is made of stone and dirt adobe from the same area.

The Inca cemetery is a magnificent work for the Incas, as they took advantage of the mountain to bury their dead making mummifications of the body, using native plants from the area. Later, we will follow the Vilcanota river with destination to Urubamba to have lunch in one of the touristic restaurants. After that, we will continue driving towards the archaeological park of Ollantaytambo, where the visit will be like for an hour.

We will visit the temple of the sun, we will also see ceremonial centers, and the adobe constructions that were warehouses to store foods such as potatoes, corn, coca leaves and many more. We will walk down for about 10 minutes from these ruins of Ollantaytambo, towards the train station to go to Aguas Calientes. The accommodation will be a touristic hotel, where you will spend the night.

Day 3  Machu picchu ruins.

After a breakfast in your hotel, we have to take a bus to continue to the Machupi cchu ruins. The time that it takes go get to the point of visits is about 30 minutes.

When we arrive at the door of this wonder of the world, we have to show the documents to enter and explore the tour inside Machu picchu., which last two and a half hours maximum. This means that we will visit very important landmarks, then you will have an hour to explore on your own.

Later, we will go down in bus going back to Aguas Calientes, which will take the same time of Arrival to Machupicchu. After that, we will go to the train station to take the train towards de city of Ollantaytambo. From this point, we will drive our bus to the city of Cusco and your hotel. The route from Ollantaytambo to Cusco will be approximately one hour and 30 minutes.

Inclusions

Included in Machu picchu tour

  • Tourist guide fluent in English, spanish and quechua
  • round trip bus
  • lunch  in restarant

Not Included in Machu picchu tour

  • Entry ticket
  • not breakfast
  • not dinner
  • water

What To Bring

  • Original passport (it is better to bring both to buy tickets)
  • Raincoat
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera with external battery
  • Suncream
  • Hat for the sun and for the cold
  • Hiking sticks
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Hiking shoes, trousers and jumpers

Departures & Price

Departure dates 2018.

Price

per personprivate
$ 500 USD Per person$ 530 USD Per person

students: discount of $20, but you have to supply us with a copy of your ISIC card when you make the booking. Children up to 15 years of age will be charged as students, under the condition that you supply us with a copy of the passport at the time of booking time.

Note: A minimum of two people is required to run the trek, and there is a maximum of eight people per group.

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