One of our classic and important tour in cusco is the sacred valley of the Incas and the sanctuary of Machupicchu, In this tour the first day you will visit the typical local artisanal market in the village of Pisaq and the Archaeological site of Pisaq, Then you will continue run to vilcanota river until Urubamba where will enjoy the Peruvian typical lunch buffet, later you will visit the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo,.
- • Transport Cusco – Sacred Valley – Cusco
- • Professional English-speaking guide
- • Buffet Lunch in Urubamba
- • Entrance fees to Pisaq and Ollantaytambo (Boleto Turistico)*
- • Expenses not mentioned
What you need to bring / carry:
- • Bottled water.
- • Video Camera or photographic camera.
- • Sunglasses, sunblock, hat or cap.
- • Snack.
- • Light clothing.
- • Warm clothing.
- • Extra money.
We start in Cusco and travel by bus to the Sacred Valley, a former very important habitat of the Incas. On the bus ride we pass several small traditional villages and you can enjoy and take pictures of the beautiful Andean landscape that surrounds us. After ca. 30 minutes we arrive in the village Pisaq to visit its archaeological complex which boasts one of the most extensive Incan ruins in Peru. We will explore the impressive site with its military, religious, and agricultural structures and then descent to the city center to visit the popular traditional market of Pisaq where you can roam around and find all kinds of handicrafts, textiles, jewelry and food.
From Pisaq we travel to Urubamba where we will enjoy a nice buffet lunch, then we continue our trip to the town Ollantaytambo which was once the royal estate of Emperor Pachacuti and at the time of the Spanish conquest served as a stronghold for Manco Inca Yupanqui, the leader of the Inca resistance. We will explore the Inca ruins there and then take our transport back to Cusco where we’ll arrive in the afternoon (approx. 18h30).
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