TOUR DESCRIPTION
This tour is planned for people who want to visit Cusco and see very deeply the most important sites.

Saqsayhuaman is an Inca "ceremonial fortress" located two kilometers to the north of the city of Cusco.

Qenqo is a complex that had religious function, it has an amphitheater with semicircular form with trapezoidal niches and a monolith that has the form of cougar.

Qoricancha is possibly the most important building of the Tawantinsuyo empire, Qoricancha is a word that was given to the Inca Temple of the Sun. During the conquest, the temple was destroyed and looted.

Pisaq is divided into two areas, the old one, the Inca archaeological site, located in the upper part and the current cultural one, located in the valley, dated from the colonial time. Its main square is an entertaining place full of color and with various handmade items for sale.

Enjoy the nature, the exotic fauna and flora of Lake Humantay on a day trip, you will see the beautiful lakes, valleys and sacred mountains of the Inca people.

Ollantaytambo was a military, agricultural and religious center to administer and control the Sacred Valley of the Incas this is deduced because of the constructions that were agricultural deposits and also for military use.

Machu Picchu was built in the fifteenth century and then abandoned, is famous for its sophisticated fine stone walls that combine huge blocks without the use of mortar, fascinating buildings that were related to astronomical alignments and panoramic views.

The archaeological complex of Tipon has the largest irrigation systems on its terraces also called platforms, the incredible distribution of outdoor water pipes.

Chinchero is a place where you will see how the Incas used their techniques to dying their textiles.

Moray is a place where you will see how the Incas wanted to adapt products from other regions that they visited.

Salt mines is a place where you will see how the pre Incas extracted and crystalized the salt from the salty water.

Explore the wonderful Rainbow mountain in the Vinincunca region. Enjoy a tour of the Andes and see the beautiful landscapes and glaciers.

Oropesa is a place where you will see how people makes bread in old ovens there are more than 80 ovens in town, they provide with about 50% of bread to Cusco early in the morning.

Pikillaqta is a pre inca place, it has about 2 square kilometers of area, it had about 700 buildings, 200 kanchas or houses, more than 500 qolqas or granaries.

TOUR SUMMARY
Day 1: Tour of Saqsayhuaman, Qenqo and Qoricancha, about 04 hours.
Day 2: Tour of Alpaca Farm, Pisaq ruins and Pisaq market about 05 hours.
Day 3: Tour of Humantay Lake, about 07 hours
Day 4: Tour of Ollantaytambo, about 02 hours.
Day 5: Tour of Machu Picchu, about 3 hours.
Day 6: Tour of Chinchero, Moray and Salineras, about 05 hours.
Day 7: Tour of Rainbow Mountain, about 07 hours
Day 8: Tour of Tipon, Oropesa and Pikillaqta, about 5 hours

DETAILED TOUR:

DAY 1: ARRIVE IN CUSCO, VISIT CUSCO CITY.
Morning arrival in Cusco after that pick up from Cusco airport and transfer you to your hotel in Cusco.
13:00 Pick you up from your hotel to visit the surrounding ruins of Cusco: Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo and Qoricancha.
Overnight in Cusco.

DAY 2: VISIT ALPACA FARM, PISAQ RUINS AND PISAQ MARKET.
09:00 Pick you up from your hotel then we will visit: Alpaca Farm(the alpaca farm), Pisaq Ruins and Pisaq Market.
Overnight in Cusco.

DAY 3: VISIT HUMANTAY LAKE
05:30 Pick you up from your hotel to drive you to Soraypampa where you will have a breakfast after that you will go to the starting point for the hike, it lasts about 01 hour and a half to get to Humantay Lake.
Lunch in Soraypampa.
Drive back to Cusco
Overnight in Cusco at a nice hotel.

DAY 4: VISIT OLLANTAYTAMBO FORTRESS / OLLANTAYTAMBO TRAIN STATION.
10:00 Pick you up from your hotel then you will visit: Ollantaytambo Fortress and the town.
Lunch in Ollantaytambo.
Transfer to Ollantaytambo train station.
16:38 Take the Inca Rail train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu Pueblo.
19:00 Briefing at your hotel for the following day tour.
Overnight in Machu Picchu Pueblo at a nice hotel.

DAY 5: VISIT MACHU PICCHU / CUSCO.
06:00 Take the bus up to Machu Picchu citadel (about 25 minutes).
07:00 Guided tour of Machu Picchu (about 03 hours) then you will have the rest of time to explore the area on your own.
12:30 Take the bus back down to Machu Picchu Pueblo.
14:30 Take the Inca rail train from Machu Picchu Pueblo to Ollantaytambo train station.
15:55 Arrive in Ollantaytambo, pick you up from the train station to transfer you to Cusco.
18:30 Arrive in Cusco and transfer you to your hotel.
Overnight in Cusco at a nice hotel.

DAY 6: VISIT CHINCHERO, MORAY, SALINERAS
09:00 Pick you up from your hotel then you will visit: Chinchero (weaving demonstration workshops), Moray (the agricultural Inca lab) and Salineras (the Inca Salt Mines)..
Lunch in Urubamba..
Overnight in Cusco at a nice hotel.

DAY 7: VISIT RAINBOW MOUNTAIN
05:00 Pick you up from your hotel to drive you to Cusipata where you will have breakfast after that you will go to Fulawasi the starting point of the hike, about 01 hour and a half to get to the Rainbow Mountain, after the visit you will go back to Cusipata for the lunch then transfer to Cusco.
Overnight in Cusco at a nice hotel.

DAY 8: TIPON, PIKILLAQTA, OROPESA / AIRPORT
08:30 Pick you up from your hotel to do the Southern route, which includes stops at Tipon (the Inca Temple of the Water God), Oropesa (the bread town) and Pikillaqta (The only pre-Inca site in Cusco region).
Transfer to the airport of Cusco for your late afternoon flight to Lima.

Inclusions.
• Private guide.
• Private transportation.
• Round trip train tickets Ollantaytambo/Machu Picchu Pueblo/Poroy.
• Transfers.
• Bus tickets.
• Breakfast, lunch in Soraypampa
• Entrance fees to Humantay Lake
• Round private transportation, Cusco/Humantay Lake/Cusco.
• Breakfast, lunch in Cusipata
• Entrance fees to the Rainbow Mountain
• Round private transportation, Cusco/Rainbow Mountain/Cusco.

No inclusions.
• Entrance tickets to the archaeological sites (130 Soles per person).
• Meals
• Tips
• Hotels

What to bring.
• Sunblock
• Insect repellent
• Cash in Soles or Dollars
• Passport
• Isic Card(if you are student)
• Warm clothes
• Price and availability
• To send you the costs, please send us an email or send us a message through WhatsApp.
• To book the package tour
• It’s required: Full names, date of birth, nationality and passport numbers.

Price and availability
To send you the costs, please send us an email or send us a message through WhatsApp.

To book the package tour
It’s required: Full names, date of birth, nationality and passport numbers.

About the payment:
To secure the package tour, we need 50% of the total payment, it can be wired by:
Bank to bank (www.xoom.com), PayPal (topmachupicchutours@gmail.com) or Western Union (we will give you more details once we settle and finalize about our services)
The balance will be paid once you arrive in Cusco.

Questions or Reserves