CUSCO – SACRED VALLEY – MACHUPICCHU
5 DAYS AND 4 NIGHTS
This tour gathers the visit to the most traditional places of Cusco with some nuances, where we’ll leave the traditional, making stops in little known places in the middle of the route like the Awanakancha and the Inkariy Museum.
DAY 1: WELCOME TO CUSCO
Our host will be waiting at the airport to transfer you to your reserved hotel. Rest of the day off and acclimatization.
DAY 2: CUSCO AND ITS SURROUNDINGS
Awanakancha…a selfie with lamas!
Our host will pick you up from your accommodation to transfer you to the Qorikancha temple, where you’ll have a guided tour.
Later we’ll move in our private transportation to outskirts of the city until the Awanakancha, a peculiar place where you can appreciate, feed and take pictures with a diversity of llamas, alpacas and vicuñas. Then we’ll go to the Inca archaeological sites of Tambomachay, Qenqo and Sacsayhuaman where you will have a visit with our private guide. Finally, after the tour we will transfer you to your accommodation in Cusco.
DAY 3: THE SACRED VALLEY AND THE INKARIY MUSEUM
Let’s escape to the sacred valley of the Incas!
Our host will pick you up to transfer you to the first archaeological site called Pisac, located around 1 hour from Cusco city, where our private guide will give you explanation of this important inka site, then we’ll go to the town of Urubamba to visit the “Museo Inkariy”, a place created for staging of the main pre-Hispanic cultures of Peru. At noon we’ll have lunch time.
After having lunch we’ll continue our journey to the Archaeological site of Ollantaytambo, where our guide will give you relevant information about this main Inka site, finally we’ll visit the archeological site of Chinchero and its Colonial church and traditional textile centers. Approximately at 6 p.m. We’ll be returning to Cusco city.
DAY 4: MACHUPICCHU SANCTUARY
You will be picked up from your accommodation to transport it in our private transport to the town of Ollantaytambo, where the train station is located, this journey takes approximately 2 hours, here our guide will take charge of boarding the train. The pick-up time from Cusco to Ollantaytambo will depend on the train schedule that is acquired.
In Ollantaytambo board the train to go to the town of Machupicchu Pueblo, where the transfer will be waiting for you to take it to your reserved accommodation.
DAY 5: MACHUPICCHU SANCTUARY
The next day, at the time previously agreed between the guide and you will go to the bus station to board your transport that will take you to the main access of the Sanctuary of Machupicchu in a journey that will take approximately 30 minutes, here the visit will begin guided, where the guide delves into the history of the place and take it to the most important enclosures and sectors of the sanctuary, then you’ll have free time to explore and take pictures on your own, after at a prudent hour you’ll board the bus down to the town to lunch at a local restaurant and wait your train will transfer you to Ollantaytambo.Here the transportation will be waiting you to return to Cusco.
DAY 5: RETURN
Transfer and transport from accommodation to the airport.
IN MOST OF OUR ITINERARIES THE ACCOMMODATIONS ARE NOT INCLUDED, IT’LL DEPEND ON TYPE OF ACCOMMODATION THAT YOU WANT IN EVERY PLACE
TELL US AND WE’LL RECOMMEND YOU THE BEST THAT ADAPTS TO YOUR PREFERENCE.
REMEMBER THAT OUR PRIVATE TOURS IN PERÚ ARE COMPLETELY FLEXIBLE, WHICH MEANS THAT WE CAN MODIFY IT AND ADAPT TO YOUR MEASURE.
MONDAY TO SATURDAY
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
8:00 am – 1:00 pm