TOUR DESCRIPTION
This tour is planned for people that want to have a short visit to Cusco and want to see the most important sites, that means only the highlights.

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

Moray is a place where you will see how the Incas wanted to adapt products from other regions in order to get better production of their crops.

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

Machu Picchu was built in the fifteenth century and then abandoned, it 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.

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 shape of a cougar.

Qoricancha is probably 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.

TOUR SUMMARY
Day 1: Tour of Chinchero, Moray and Salineras, about 05 hours.
Day 2: Tour of Machu Picchu, about 3 hours.
Day 3: Tour of Saqsayhuaman, Qenqo and Qoricancha, about 04 hours.

DETAILED TOUR:

DAY 1: ARRIVE IN CUSCO / VISIT CHINCHERO, MORAY, SALINERAS / OLLANTAYTAMBO TRAIN STATION
Morning arrival to Cusco after that pick up from Cusco airport then transfer you to Ollantaytambo train station, on the way you will visit Chinchero (weaving demonstration workshops), Moray (the agricultural Inca lab) and Salineras (the Inca Salt Mines).
Lunch in Urubamba
After that transfer to Ollantaytambo train station for your trip by train to Machu Picchu Pueblo.
16:38 Take the Inca Rail train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu Pueblo.
19:00 Briefing for the next day tour at your hotel in Machu Picchu Pueblo.
Overnight in Machu Picchu Pueblo at a nice hotel.

DAY 2: VISIT MACHU PICCHU / CUSCO.
06:00 Take the bus up to Machu Picchu citadel (about 30 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 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 3: CUSCO CITY TOUR / AIRPORT.
09:00 Pick you up from your hotel to visit the surrounding ruins of Cusco: Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo and Qoricancha.
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/Ollantaytambo.
• Transfers.
• Bus tickets.

No inclusions.
• Entrance tickets for the nearby 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)
• Price and availability
• To send you the price, 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