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From Cusco: Sacred Valley Tour with Pisac and Ollantaytambo

From Cusco: Sacred Valley Tour with Pisac and Ollantaytambo

The first stop on this full-day tour from Cusco is the Mirador of Taray for spectacular views of the Andes and the Sacred Valley. Continue to the town of Pisac, the site of a popular market.. Visit the archaeological site and see the agricultural terraces, Inca cemeteries and royal buildings. Continue to Urubamba and enjoy a buffet lunch at a restaurant. Head to Ollantaytambo, built to guard the entrance to Machu Picchu, and to protect the Incas from possible invasions. Visit the picturesque village of Chinchero on the way back to Cusco, and see the remains of the royal estate of Tupac Inca Yupanqui. See also how locals dye alpaca wool with natural plants of the region.

Cusco: Moray, Maras Salt Mines & Chinchero Weavers Half-Day

Cusco: Moray, Maras Salt Mines & Chinchero Weavers Half-Day

Travel through the historic Urubamba Valley on an unparalleled half-day tour from Cusco and pass the snow-capped peaks of the Peruvian Andes. Meander through lush yellow fields of wheat and sleepy little villages en route to Moray. Upon arrival, learn about the ingenuity of the Incas in their mysterious circular terraces. Continue to the nearby village of Maras to explore its history as a center for salt production. Take in the spectacular nature and admire the unique quilt work of over 3,000 salt ponds spilling into the Sacred Valley. Finish the day back in Cusco in time to explore more of the magnificent city.

From Cusco: Chinchero, Maras, Moray, Ollantaytambo and Pisac

From Cusco: Chinchero, Maras, Moray, Ollantaytambo and Pisac

Explore Cusco's Sacred Valley and see Incan Ruins, Salt Mines, and textile production. Make stops in Moray, Chinchero, Ollantaytambo, and Pisac on this full-day tour by van. Be picked up from your hotel in Cusco in the morning before heading to an archaeological zone and textile center located in Chinchero. See how locals dye alpaca wool with natural plants of the region. Visit the archaeological site in Chinchero and see its terraces before moving on to Moray to learn about the history of the Incas and wonder at their mysterious circular terraces. Head to the nearby village of Maras and learn about its history as a center for salt production at the Maras Salt Mines. Admire the unique quilt work of over 3,000 salt ponds spilling into the Sacred Valley. Travel to Urubamba and enjoy a buffet lunch at a local restaurant. Stop at the ruins of Ollantaytambo and marvel at the remarkable Incan architecture built during the Incan Empire's heyday. See an amazing rock formation that represents the Incan god of Wiracocha. Arrive at the last tour stop, the archaeological site of Pisac, after which you will visit the nearby town. Return to Cusco and be dropped off in the town center after the tour is over.

From Cusco: Sacred Valley, Pisac, Moray, & Salt Mines Tour

From Cusco: Sacred Valley, Pisac, Moray, & Salt Mines Tour

During this Sacred Valley day tour, go to the must-visit sites of Cusco and have a chance to try traditional Incan beer. Get picked up from your hotel in Cusco's city center and head to your first stop, Mirador Taray.  Take in the spectacular views of the Andes and the Sacred Valley to prepare for your day of discovery.  Continue to the town of Pisac, the site of a popular market. See how locals dye alpaca wool with natural plants of the region. Visit the archaeological site and see its terraces, Incan cemeteries, and royal buildings.  Afterward, move on to Moray to learn about the history of the Incas and wonder at their mysterious circular terraces. Head to the nearby village of Maras and learn about its history as a center for salt production at the Maras Salt Mines. Admire the unique quilt work of over 3,000 salt ponds spilling into the Sacred Valley. From here, go to Urubamba and enjoy a buffet lunch at a local restaurant. Continue with a drive along the Urubamba River towards the town of Ollantaytambo to visit the ruins. Marvel at the remarkable Incan architecture built during the Incan Empire's heyday. In addition to the ruins, see an amazing rock formation that represents the Incan god of Wiracocha. After your time at the ruins, choose to return to Cusco with your guide or to stay in Ollantaytambo so you can continue your personal travels to Machu Picchu.

Free Walking Tour of Cusco

Free Walking Tour of Cusco

Join us at Plazoleta Regocijo right of front of Chicha restaurant at 10am in english, spanish — eveyday. You can also join us at 1pm in english only — monday thru saturday. You can also come at 3:30pm in english, spanish — monday thru saturday. Look for the yellow vest only of Inkan Milky Way. Notes: —The tour starts After 15 minutes of the the mee-up time so don't rush the Guide. —If you want punctuality, book a Private tour (this is a free tour, it is a Group tour and we usually have tourists coming late). —We need at least 2 people to run the free tour otherwise it will be cancelled or reprogramed. —The itinerary is Referential, it will all depend on the tour Guide so no need to be picky. After all the group is gathered, you will explore all the historic center on foot in english or spanish — separate groups. The first stop will be the Plaza San Francisco, then the Saint Claire Arch and the Mercado San Pedro. After that you will make your head back to the Plaza de Armas(explore all the tour attractions surrounding this place), a quick walk to the 13 angled stone, visit some inca wall remains and end the walk near the Santo Domingo church.

From Cusco: Rainbow Mountain Full Day Trek with Meals

From Cusco: Rainbow Mountain Full Day Trek with Meals

Depart Cusco and get back to nature on a vigorous approximately 6-kilometer hike in the Andes. Experience the majestic beauty of the Rainbow Mountains as you trek in the foothills of Mount Ausangate. Keep a look out for native wildlife, such as the mighty condor - the largest bird in the world - pumas and different types of camelids. Learn more about the extraordinary geology and the flora and fauna of Peru from your knowledgeable guide. Soak up the stunning views before you return to Cusco for a refreshing cold chicha drink (a fermented or non-fermented beverage usually derived from maize).

Cusco: South Valley of the Incas Day-Tour

Cusco: South Valley of the Incas Day-Tour

After being picked up from your hotel between 8:40AM and 9:00AM, you will proceed to the Tipon Archeological Complex to begin your Incan adventure. The complex is located 24 kilometers southeast of Cusco, and is one of the lesser visited sites in the Cusco area. It is an ancient Incan site and thought to be a royal garden commissioned by Wiracocha, and is one of the most elaborate examples of agricultural terracing created by the Incas. These tall terraces run up the narrow valley and are irrigated by an aqueduct from Pachatusan, with a mountain located above the site. In addition to the terracing, there are also some other structures at Tipon including baths, a temple complex, canals, and aqueducts. Following Tipon, you will head to Pikillacta. Pikillacta is the only pre-Inca site in the Cusco area. This adobe complex was built around 700 to 900 A.D. by the Huari people. In the area, there is a small Inca site just a short walk from Pikillacta which is known as Rumicolca, and was a travel checkpoint for the Incas. After this complex, you will progress towards Andahuaylillas. Here you will discover the “Sistine Chapel of Peru”, a church that is home to golden altars, paintings, and many colored ceilings. The chapel is simple and unassuming on the outside, but on the inside you’ll find masterpiece after masterpiece as you browse the fascinating walls. On your return to Cusco you will also pass Saylla, where you will be able to enjoy the delicious and famous pork chicharrones. Your tour will then conclude with your return to Cusco at around 2:30PM.

Cusco: Peruvian Cooking Class & Market Tour

Cusco: Peruvian Cooking Class & Market Tour

Start the experience with a walk of approximately 1 hour through the San Pedro market, where you will learn more about the local fruits and ingredients that you will use later. Return to the restaurant and learn about Peru's most famous drink, the Pisco Sour. Receive a complete explanation and tasting of pisco grapes and their different qualities. After a toast, the cooking class begins led by an expert chef, with extensive experience in traditional Peruvian cuisine. Participate in an informative and entertaining class, choosing to make any of the following dishes that include an appetizer of Ceviche and Chilcano soup, the main course of Lomo Saltado or Ají de Gallina. After this gastronomic adventure, enjoy the delicious dishes you have created and try your delicious Pisco. The entire tour lasts between 3-4 hours.

Rainbow Mountain Full day in ATV

Rainbow Mountain Full day in ATV

04:00 hrs - We start with the pick up of passengers in the city of Cusco, making a trip of 2 hours and 40 minutes to Cusipata for breakfast. After breakfast we will continue with the tour 1 hour more to where the ATVs are located, in this place our staff will teach you how to use the ATVs to start the tour on a road specially designed for you to enjoy beautiful views of the mountains, snow-capped mountains, lakes and high Andean fauna, after 45 minutes of travel on the ATVs. We will arrive at our first destination; where we will leave the ATV's for a 45 minute hike to reach the 7 Colores mountain. Arriving at the top of the mountain we will have enough time to take videos and photos of the Vinicunca mountain and all that surrounds it, then we will return by the same way we came and in the afternoon we will have lunch and then we will continue with the way back to Cusco and we will arrive at 5.00 pm approximately.

From Cusco: Sacred Valley Tour Salineras de Maras and Moray

From Cusco: Sacred Valley Tour Salineras de Maras and Moray

Live an unforgettable experience doing the complete sacred valley tour within this tour, you will also visit the Maras salt mines and the Moray platforms. The tour begins with pickup from your hotel at 6:30 am to head to our first destination Chinchero where we will visit the archaeological part and the colonial temple. Continuing we will visit the agricultural laboratory of Moray where we will find agricultural platforms, we will also visit the salt pools in Maras that have been exploited since Inca times. Then we will head to Urubamba where we will have lunch to enjoy an Andean buffet lunch. The next point is Ollantaytambo, where we will visit the archaeological part, finally our last stop will be the archaeological site of Pisac where we will find a large number of Andean terraces and thus return to the city of Cusco approximately 7:00 pm.

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