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Archaeological tours

City tour and Archeological Park of Sacsayhuaman

Beschikbaarheid: Daily at 2:00pm
Duur: 3 hours, 30 minutes
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Doe dit omdat
  • Cuzco Cathedral
  • El Quorikancha Temple of the Sun
  • Sacsayhuaman & Qenqo
Wat kan je verwachten

We will climb up the Archeological Park of Sacsayhuaman, and start our excursion visiting the fortress with the same name, a beautiful place that radiates peace and quiet, where we will be able to admire the huge rocks measuring up to 4 meters high that were used in its construction. We will then head for Q'enqo, and ancient temple of the Puma, where we will be able to appreciate an altar for sacrifices in the inner part of a huge rock, and then Tambomachay, sacred fountains of life and health.

On the way we will have a panoramic view from Puca Pucara, a watchtower that controlled the entrance to the city. After that we will visit the Temple of the Sun "The Korikancha", on top of which the Saint Dominique Convent was built. A legend tells that his temple was entirely lined in gold sheets that marveled the Conquistadors upon their arrival. Finally, we will go to the Main Square and will visit the Cathedral that reassures invaluable colonial paintings and other works of art such as the Cross that arrived with the first conquistadors.

ITINERARY

We will climb up the Archeological Park of Sacsayhuaman, and start our excursion visiting the fortress with the same name, a beautiful place that radiates peace and quiet, where we will be able to admire the huge rocks measuring up to 4 meters high that were used in its construction. We will then head for Q'enqo, and ancient temple of the Puma, where we will be able to appreciate an altar for sacrifices in the inner part of a huge rock, and then Tambomachay, sacred fountains of life and health. On the way we will have a panoramic view from Puca Pucara, a watchtower that controlled the entrance to the city. After that we will visit the Temple of the Sun “The Korikancha”, on top of which the Saint Dominique Convent was built. A legend tells that his temple was entirely lined in gold sheets that marveled the Conquistadors upon their arrival. Finally, we will go to the Main Square and will visit the Cathedral that reassures invaluable colonial paintings and other works of art such as the Cross that arrived with the first conquistadors.

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Wat is inclusief
  • Entrances ticket to Koricancha, the Cathedral, Sacsayhuayman
Wat is niet inclusief
  • Optional Guide Gratuities
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  • Children: reduced
Waar
Tres Cruces De Oro 490, Cusco, Peru
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Pick-up at your hotel

Wat te onthouden
  • Some people might get altitude sickness in Cusco. To prevent this, you have to take it easy the first few hours until you have adjusted to the altitude. It also helps to chew cocoa leaves and drink cocoa tea
  • Tours are based on shared services
  • Prices are per person, as a group tour or private tour. Private tours require a minimum of 2 passengers and departure times are flexible
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Wanneer

Daily at 2:00pm

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Provider
Gray Line Peru - Viajes Pacifico
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Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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