Sacred Valley Tour 1 Day
The Sacred Valley is in the middle of the North Eastern Mountains of Cusco. Pisac (also Pisaq ) is located 33 kilometers from the city of Cuzco in Peru . Our Sacred Valley Tour Starts in the archaeological site is one of the largest in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. It is located to the east of the Cordillera de Vilcabamba. As was customary in Inca architecture , cities were built based on figurative animals. Pisac was the shape of a partridge, as its name . Pisac is divided into several areas , including: Pisacca , intiwatana , canturaccay , chectacacca , Ayamarca , the old , located in the upper part , is an Inca archaeological site , and the current , located in the valley , dating from the colonial era. The main square is a fun place full of colorful and various craft items for sale. This town is known for its astronomical observatory.
Cusco Day Tours – Other Options
- Maras, Moray, Salt Mines Tour: Half Day
- Cusco City Tour: Half Day
- Tipon, Pikillaqta, Andahuaylillas Tour – South Valley
Itinerary on the Sacred Valley Tour
8:00 a.m. pick up from the hotel, the transportation and tour guide will take you to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. We headed to 33 km outside the city of Cusco.
The first place to visit the archaeological complex of Pisac and its traditional market where we can see their handiwork done for them and take a souvenir.
Buffet lunch at one of the restaurants that offers the best performances of traditional regional dishes of Cusco (INCA HOUSE).
After lunch visit the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo where the village is maintained in its splendor, where we will have an idea of how this religious center, military and cultural was.
On the way back to Cusco we will visit the picturesque Andean village of Chinchero you willo see the remains of the royal hacienda of Tupac Inca Yupanqui. Admire its well preserved Inca Wall at the Main Square, visit the beautiful colonial temple with interesting frescoes on the portico, built on the bases of an Inca building. Return and transfer to your hotel in Cusco.
Includes in the Sacred Valley Tour:
- Tourist transport
- Professional guide
- Tourist ticket (entrance ticket)
- Buffet lunch
- Transfers respective
The Sacred Valley Tour Not Includes:
- Personal expenses
We recommend bringing to Sacred Valley Tour:
- Light clothes for hiking
- Sun block
- Money in Soles ( shopping )
- Camera – video camera – battery
- US $525 per person
- Student Discount (only with active green ISIC card): US $20
- Under 15 years will pay as student: US $20.00
- Under 7 years Discount: US $35.00
- Hiking poles – US $10.00 (pair)
- Sleeping bag – US $10.00
- Vistadome (US $35) or Hiram Bingham (US $375) train for trip from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo
- Tinkuy Buffet Lunch at the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge on Day 2 – US $45