This tour will take you to visit the most important sites in beautiful Cusco. Such as Cusco’s Cathedral, the Temple of the Sun (Qoricancha) and numerous various Inca sites found outside of the city. This tour is a must-do when visiting ‘The Historical Capital of Peru’.
12:30 pm: Hotel pick up and transportation to our first stop, the Qoricancha Temple of the Sun, the main ceremonial place of the Inca Empire.
We will continue our tour by visiting Cusco's cathedral. A place with marvelous carved altars of diverse colonial styles and splendid paintings of the Cusco School of colonial art.
Then we will go to the heights of the city, to the impressive archaeological complex of Sacsayhuaman, one of the greatest architectural works of the Incas, here we will find gigantic walls of stones perfectly placed, and will be able to enjoy the best views of the city of Cusco.
From there we will visit Q`enqo, ancient place of ceremonies and sacrifices, followed by the Inca military post of Pucapucara specifically used for military purposes, this place was the checkpoint for entry to Cusco and it also served as a resting place. We will finish the tour by visiting n Tambomachay, a place of worship, the Incas would ask the Gods for rain to come for their crops.
Return to Cusco