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Treasures of the Sacred Valley in Peru from Cusco

Day Trip

Michael L.

Cusco
English, Spanish (Native)
12 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 15 people

During this full day tour you’ll learn about Peru’s ancient past & vibrant present in the fertile heartlands of the Sacred Valley. We visit the traditional town Pisac and its market, the archaeological site at Ollantaytambo and learn more about traditional weaving in Chinchero.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

At your hotel

07:40

Your hotel, Cusco - Start of the Tour

You will be picked up from your hotel in Cusco a bit earlier than most other tours to avoid the crowds. With a private transport we travel over the mountains to our first stop - the archaeological site of Pisac at the beginning of the Sacred Valley. During the guided tour of the ruins here your guide will introduce you to the history and culture of the Incas while exploring the temples, altars, carvings, tunnels, and more together.

11:00

Pisac

We will wander through the traditional and colorful market of Pisac, and you will have the opportunity to browse or buy beautiful handicrafts, souvenirs, local fruits, vegetables, and other natural products. After about 30 minutes here, we continue our journey through the Sacred Valley and will stop in one of the towns along the Urubamba river for lunch (included).

14:30

Ollantaytambo

We will make our way to the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo with impressive Inca constructions and perfectly carved terraces in mountain setting where you will learn more about the Incas with your dedicated tour guide.

17:00

Chinchero

For our final stop in the Sacred Valley, we visit Chinchero, a beautiful colonial-era village where you will be fully immersed into the Andean community and culture. You’ll learn about Peruvian weaving and textile coloring from local artisans, all still done using traditional Inca techniques - knowledge passed down from generation to generation.

19:00

Your hotel, Cusco - End of the Tour

Expected return to Cusco.

Ending Point

At your hotel

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Meals: Lunch.

Activities: Private tour of the Pisac and Ollantaytambo archaelogical sites with expert, English-speaking guide.

Transport: Private transport through the Sacred Valley and back to Cusco.

What‘s not included

Breakfast, dinner, personal snacks and drinks.

Tips including for your guide.

Accommodation.

Other personal expenses.

Important Information

During weekends I’m usually at Machu Picchu now so we can discuss that too. Middle of the week I am in Cusco.

Highest altitude: 3,300m (11,00ft)

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time
$199/ per person

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