4-Day Cusco Classic
With this 4-day program, you will experience the highlights of the city of Cusco. You can choose from Tourist to Comfort Class Hotels. Hit UNESCO–listed attractions including Cusco and Machu Picchu. Explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas with your guide, with our assistance you’re free to relax and explore Peru’s rich Incan and Spanish colonial history. The Sacred Valley Tour, Machu Picchu and Cusco offers you the possibility of getting to know the beautiful culture of the Incas and its legacy. You will experience their customs and feel the affection of our people who receive their visitors with joy.
|Type of travel||Adventure, Culture & History, Family|
|Duration||4 days / 3 nights|
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Your guide will pick you up at the airport at Cusco. Transfer to the hotel. The rest
of the morning is free to acclimatize to the altitude.
In the afternoon pick up for your City Tour Cusco where you will visit The
Cathedral, Koricancha (Temple of the Sun), and the nearby ruins: Qenqo
(Ceremonial and Ritual center, place where sacrifices were made), Puca Pucara
(this complex was probably used by Emperor Pachacutec as a Tambo),
Tambomachay (also called “The Bath of the Inca”) and Sacsayhuaman Fortress
(the place where the main Inca Festivals, Inti Raymi and Warachicuy take place).
Overnight in Cuzco.
Breakfast at the hotel. Full-day excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Departure by bus to appreciate the beauty of the Peruvian Andes with its South
American camels and derivatives gotten thanks to the majestic, traditional, and
modern techniques (dyeing, spinning, weaving process) including used materials
and live weaving by the people of the Peruvian Andes. Also, we will visit the
famous Indian market of Pisac, a delightful place where we will bargain for goodies
with the local street vendors. Buffet lunch at a local restaurant.
Then, visit the majestic fortress of Ollantaytambo. Return to Cusco and visit
Chincheros village. Overnight in Cuzco.
Breakfast at the hotel. This day will be the highlight of our trip, the visit to the
citadel of Machu Picchu. Very early we will depart from Ollanta train station
towards the majestic city of Aguas Calientes, the travel time is approximately 01
hour 30 minutes. Arrival at Aguas Calientes town, from here we will board the
buses to ascend to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, one of the 7 wonders
of the world. The tour will be 02 hours and 30 minutes, including the Intihuatana
(the Solar Clock), the Palace of the Incas, the Three Windows, etc. At the end of
it we will descend to the town of Aguas Calientes to go shopping. At a scheduled
time, transfer to the station to board the train back to Ollantaytambo. Arrival and
transfer to your hotel in Cusco. Overnight in Cuzco.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport to board your flight.