Machupicchu 5D/4N Cusco – Explore
Machupicchu 5D/4N Cusco – Explore offers you the main archeological sites in Cusco and includes a guided tour to Machupicchu as well. You will have plenty of amenities offered to you in your 4-star hotel in both Cusco and Aguas Calientes. This tour encaptures all of Cusco’s essence as you visit the main Inca sites and museums within Cusco city.
The Inca temple of Sacsayhuaman, Inca sun Museum of Qoricancha and Sacred ritual location of Ollantaytambo are only a few of the sites that are included. This tour adventure is ideal for groups that are staying for a short time and do not wish to hike too much and enjoy your stay in a comfortable 4-star hotel. You will enjoy 5 unforgettable days within the city of Cusco and not miss out on Machupicchu.
Price: $ 1,029 per person
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- Main Plaza/Square of Cusco
- Koricancha – Temple of the Sun
- Fortress of Sacsayhuaman
- Main Cathedral
- Puca Pucara
- Pisac and Pisac Market – Sacred Valley of the Incas
- Chincheros – Sacred Valley of the Incas
- Ollantaytambo – Sacred Valley of the Incas
- Machupicchu- One of the Seven Wonders of the World!!!
- With your Tourist ticket, you have the option of visiting many other places during your free time!!
Day 1: Arrival to Cusco: City tour of Cusco and Archaeological sites above the City
You will be warmly received by your Tour Leader at Velasco Astete Airport in Cusco and taken to your 4-star hotel near the center of the city. The main plaza of Cusco will be minutes away literally at walking distance. You will have spectacular views of Cusco city life from your hotel. Have the opportunity to rest for a few hours prior to your City Tour, Free morning to shop and enjoy any other personal activities.
At 1:00 pm we will pick you up from your hotel to begin the City Tour in the city of Cusco. You’ll visit and have a guiding tour of the Main Plaza, and the Temple of the Sun or Koricancha. Koricancha is the museum that after the 1950 earthquake the cracked walls gave light to the hidden and magnificent Inca representations that were unknown to the world. You will enjoy many accounts of Cusco history by our expert Tour Guides. After the museum tour, you will then visit the 4 most important Archeological sites above the city of Cusco.
Cusco -explore City Tour
TAMBOMACHAY: Site that is considering as the Temple of Water. You can observe great architecture structure composed of aqueducts, channels, and several waterfalls from Inca times.
PUCA PUCARA: Place that stands out because during Inca times it worked as a Military Construction site
KENKO: Which is one of the most important sanctuaries of the Inca Ruler.
SAQSAYHUAMAN: Also known as a temple that worshipped the sun and lightning were later found to be a fortress. This temple will leave you in awe once you see the size of the stones that were used to build this site. It is said that it took the strength of 20,000 men to build Sacsayhuaman and the amount of time to finish its construction is unknown.
After the guided tour of Sacsayhuaman, your Tour Leader will drop you off at your hotel and give you a briefing for the next day. Your tour with Tour Leaders Peru Adventure concludes for the day.
With your Tourist ticket, you have the opportunity to explore 4 other museums on your own if you wish. The main plaza is full of tourists all around at local bars, clubs, restaurants, and cafes. Feel free to join the party because Cusco’s nightlife thrives at night.
Day 2: Cusco’s Sacred Valley of the Incas
Breakfast at your hotel
your tour leader will pick up at 8:00 am. To start the tour to the Sacred Valley, which was one of the main production points for the richness of its lands and is the place where the best grain of maize is produced in Peru. In the tour we will visit viewpoints of the valley, visit the Archaeological center of Pisac where inhabited the Inca Pachacutec and is composed of groups of terraces and architectural structures scattered on the slopes and at the top of the hill, we will pass by the Artisan market where barter is still practiced.
Continuing to arrive at Urubamba buffet lunch with typical food of the area continuing also visit the fortress and citadel of Ollantaytambo that is located on top of a mountain and where we will immerse in the countless stories of Inca times. During the afternoon we will make a last visit one of the renowned oldest town Chincheros. And with this last town, we’ll be closing the famous Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Chinchero: Known as the city of the Rainbow, is a purely Inca city that the conquistadors wanted to “civilize” to establish their culture, but never achieved it totally, in this place the past persists stubbornly as if the spirit of an Ancient culture clinging to refusing to disappear. We finished the tour and come back to Cusco approximately at 18:30 pm. overnight.
Day 3: Cusco Train Station to Aguas Calientes
Departure to the train station. There we will approach the expedition train that will lead us to Aguas Calientes, a town closest to the citadel of Machupicchu, which is surrounding by mountains and that makes the place simply beautiful. Upon arrival at the Aguas Calientes town train, station.you will have Assistance from your private tour guide who will take you to your hotel so that it can be installed, you’ll have the afternoon off to tour the village of Aguas Calientes and enjoy the scenery.
Additional activities: Optional visit to the village thermal baths or walk to the waterfalls of Mandor, for these 2 activities The Assistant Guide will tell you, or you can simply walk the streets of this picturesque village.
Day 4: Machupicchu – Aguas Calientes- Return to Cusco
Breakfast in the hotel
Tour to the city of Machupicchu
We will get on the truistic bus to the sanctuary of Machupicchu, which take 30 minutes approximately, Machu Picchu was built before the 15th century On the rocky mountain that retains Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu Mountains on the eastern slope of the Cordillera Central to 2490MSNM, the altitude of its main square.
Machu Picchu has been considering at the same time a masterpiece of architecture and engineering. Here we have a 3-hour guiding tour Approximately in one of the wonders of the world appreciating all the magic of the Inca Citadel: the main square where all the evidence indicates that the city was built for different rituals, the Circular Tower, the sacred Solar clock and the royal quarters, You will have time for a walk free by the Citadel, we return by bus to the town of Aguas Calientes, and in the afternoon at the time indicated take the train of return to the city of Cusco. Transfer to the hotel.
This day if you want to make the ascent to the mountain of Huaynapicchu. You should indicate it at the time of your reservation as it is subject to availability of spaces in two shifts from 7:00 to 8:00 am. Group 01 (200 persons) and 10:00 -1 1:00 am. Group 02 (200 people). Keep in mind that you can not make the reservation of Waynapicchu or Machupicchu montańa reaching the village of Aguas Calientes. both of those tickets have to be a couple of months in advance a list
Day 5: Cusco – Lima
Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport at the time indicated for departure to the city of Lima and to take the return flight to your country.
This day if your flight leaves at night or in the morning, (it’s not included but) We can organize a tour to the modern LIMA, visiting its residential areas such as Miraflores and San Isidro, Parque del Amor, Larcomar, Central Park of Miraflores, Huaca Pucllana, El Olivar de San Isidro, after From lunch transfer to the airport. See additional nights for your program.
Breakfast included; Lunch and dinner: free end of our services.
How to Book
We are available to speak to you by phone, chat, email or any other form of communication. We highly suggest you contact us directly and confirm with us before your booking. Please fill out our Booking Form and pay the $400 deposit of your tour. Tour Leaders Peru Adventure will email you back that same day with your confirmation. We always send out confirmations. If for some reason you do not hear from us, contact our office and we will resend. We are so happy and ready to take you on this exciting travel adventure. Thank you for trusting in us.