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Cusco Explorer 9 Days 8 Nights

OVERVIEW

Overview

Day 1: Arrival to Cusco city.

Pick up from the airport and transfer at your Hotel, rest of the day free to acclimatize with the weather and the altitude

Day 2: Cusco city – Checacupe – Pitumarka – Quesiuno comunity – Rainbow mountain.

Full day tour overnight in Cusco city

Start Time: Pickup is at 03:45 AM from your hotel lobby

Highlights:

  • Checacupe village
  • Pitumarka village
  • Quesiuno comunity
  • Rainbow mountain.

Coming back to Cusco city aprox. 18:00pm

Day 3: Cusco city – Pisaq – Urubamba – Ollantaytambo town- Aguas Calientes town overnight.

Full day tour overnight in Machu Picchu town.

Start Time: Pickup is at 08:30AM from your hotel lobby

Highlights:

  • Pisaq Town
  • Pisaq Market
  • Urubamba town Lunch
  • Ollantaytambo town and Inca complex

Arrival to Machu Picchu town aprox. at 18:10pm

Day 4: Machu Picchu  –  Ollantaytambo Town  – Cusco city.

Full morning tour in Machu Picchu and overnight in Cusco city

Start Time: Pickup is at 04:45 AM from your hotel lobby

Highlights:

  • Bus from Aguas Calientes town to Machu Picchu citadel
  • Guiding Tour in Machu Picchu for 3 hours
  • Optional hike to Sungate
  • Optional hike to Inca bridge

Coming back to Cusc city aprox. 18:00pm

 Day 5: Maras – Moray – Salineras – Chinchero

Half day tour and overnight in Cusco city

Start Time: Pickup is at 08:30 AM from your hotel lobby

Highlights:

  • Maras town
  •  Moray inca complex (agricultural experimentation terraces)
  • Salt mines from Maras

Coming back to Cusc city aprox.  at 14:00pm

Day 6: Cusco – Puno full day tour and overnight in Puno.

Full day tour and overnight in Puno city

Start Time: Pick up is at 06:30 AM from your hotel lobby

Tourist Bus from Cusco to Puno

Highlights:

  • Andahuaylillas Church sixtine chapel of South America
  • Raqchi incan site
  • Puca Pucara town
  • Puno city overnight

Arrival to Puno city aprox. at 17:30pm

Day 7: Puno – Uros floating Island – Takile Island – Puno city overnight.

Full day tour and overnight in Puno city

Start Time: Pick up is at 06:30 AM from your hotel lobby

Tourist Boat from Puno to Uros Island, Takile Island and Puno city

Highlights:

  • Titicaca Lake
  • Uros floating Island
  • Takile Island
  • Puno city overnight

Arrival to Puno city aprox. at 17:30pm

 Day 8: Puno – Cusco city full day trip.

Full day tour and overnight in Cusco city

Start Time: Pick up is at 06:30 AM from your hotel lobby

Tourist Bus from Puno to Cusco city

Highlights:

  • bueatiful scenary
  • Cusco city overnight

Arrival to Cusco city aprox. at 15:30pm

Day 9: Cusco city  half day tour behind the scenes (optional)

Hafl day tour in  Cusco city

Start Time: Pick up is at 08:00 AM from your hotel lobby

Walking Tour

Highlights:

  • Inca ceremonyin your hotel with a andean Healer (optional)
  • Qoricancha Inca temple
  • The Cathedral of Cusco
  • San Pedro Market principal Market from Cusco.
  • Transfer from your hotel at the airport

 

ITINERARY

Day 1: Arrival to Cusco city.

Arrival to Cusco city  according your flight schedule, rest of the day free time  to acclimatize with the weather and the altitude

Day 2: Cusco city – Checacupe – Pitumarka – Quesiuno comunity – Rainbow mountain.

We will pick you up between 03:00 hrs. – 03:15 hrs. Then we are going to set out on a drive through the South Valley. The drive takes around 3 hours to get Hanchipacha community where we are going to stop for breakfast.  After that we are going to drive you 15 minutes more to Quesiuno community (4,326 m / 14,189 ft.), where we are going to start with the trekking of 3 hours approx. long to the rainbow mountain (most of the way is going up). In the way up we are going to be able to enjoy amazing landscapes and herds of alpacas and llamas, the Ausangate Mountain, many red mountains and traditional local houses. When we finally reach our goal the Rainbow Mountain (5,020 m / 16,466 ft.), you will have time to explore the area and take pictures. We will spend approximately  30 minutes to 1 hour (depend of your trekking speed and weather conditions).

After the amazing view of the landscapes on the top we are going to down to the beginning of our trekking point, that take  2 hours approx. (Quesiuno community) where we are going to take our transportation to Hanchipacha community to have lunch. Then you are going to be drive to Cusco, and drop you at Regocijo square.

Day 3: Cusco city – Pisaq – Urubamba – Ollantaytambo town- Aguas Calientes town overnight.

After breakfast Our transport will pick you up at 08:00 am, and we will go from Cusco city to Pisaq village, in the way we will have the oportunity to stop in Taray  look at point for pictures from the Sacred Valley of the Incas, then we will go to Pisaq inca site which is located in the upper part from the moder town Pisaq, once we will get there our Tour Guide will give Us a nice guiding tour about this Inca site, after we will get on Our transport and will take Us to Pisaq colonial town, we will have the oportunity to buy some souveniers, and then we will visit a  silver jewelry, after  we will go straight to Urubamba town for lunch, then after lunch our next place to visit will be Ollantaytambo town, the bigest inca site in this área, after to visit Ollantaytambo we will go straight to the train station to get on the train (04:36 pm) with destination to Aguas Calientes town and then our Hotel WIRACOCHA INN ***, We will sleep in this town, your tour guide will tell you the plan for the next day at dinner time in a tourist restaurante

Day 4: Machu Picchu  –  Ollantaytambo Town  – Cusco city.

After breakfast we will  get on the bus  from Aguas Calientes town to Machu Picchu Inca Citadel, once we will be in Machu Picchu Our tour guide will give you a   nice tour full of Inca History and walking around of the most important places and temples from Machu Picchu, like, the Sun Temple, Temple of the three Windows, the Main Plaza, the Intihuatana, the temple of the condor and also we will have a lot of free time to take many pictures in Machu Picchu, then after your free time you have to  go back to Aguas Calientes for lunch (by your own),  after lunch  you will get on the train from Machu Picchu pueblo to Ollantaytambo town, then Our transport will wait for you and will takes you  to Cusco city, dinner by your own and then your tour guide will tell you the plan for the next day.

 Day 5: Maras – Moray – Salineras – Chinchero.

After breakfast Our  transport will pick you up at 08:30 am, then will take you to Maras village,  to visit Moray the Inca Green House, we will have time to explore the inca site with your tour Guide, then we will go to the Salineras of Maras (salt mines) after to visit the salt mines you will get on the transport to take you to  Chinchero town this town is really well know because there you will see the real weaving inca technique, then you will come back to Cusco city in the afternoon

 Day 6: Cusco – Puno full day tour and overnight in Puno.

After breakfast at 06:30 am our transport will take you to the bus station with destination to Puno city, during the trip you will visit the sixteen chapel from southamerica in andahuaylillas town, then after 2 hours ride by bus you will stop again to visit the next inca site Raqchi 45 minutes guiding tour, then you will continue the trip by bus straight to Sicuani for lunch, amazing lunch waiting for you, then you will continue by bus with direction to Puno city arriving there at 05:30 pm overnight,  dinner by your own.

Day 7: Puno – Uros floating Island – Takile Island – Puno city overnight.

After breakfast you will be transfer to Puno port to get the tour for the Uros floating Islands, then you will get to Takile Island to have Lunch, after lunch still we will have the oportunity to travel by boat with destination to Puno city. Overnight in Puno city, dinner by your own.

 Day 8: Puno – Cusco city full day trip.

After breakfast you will go to the bus station to board the bus with direction to Cusco City, will be a full day trip in a bus.

 Day 9: Cusco city  half day tour behind the scenes (optional)

In this tour you will have the experience to see behind the scenes part of cusco city like

  • Cathedral from Cusco city, religious museum
  • Qoricancha temple
  • San Pedro market the popular  local Market in Cusco city.

INCLUDES

Day 1: Arrival to Cusco city.

WHAT IS INCLUDED :

  • Pick up and transfer from the airport to the Hotel in Cusco
  • Welcome coca tea
  • Bottle of water

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks

Day 2: Cusco city – Checacupe – Pitumarka – Quesiuno comunity – Rainbow mountain.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Pick up and transport from Cusco city to Rainbow Mountain
  • Full day tour
  • Basic Breakfast
  • Entrance ticket to Rainbow Mountain
  • Tour guide in english language
  • Basic Lunch
  • Transport from Rainbow mountain to Cusco

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Dinner

Day 3: Cusco city – Pisaq – Urubamba – Ollantaytambo town- Aguas Calientes town overnight.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Transport for the all day
  • Tour guide in english language
  • Entrance tickets for the inca sites like Pisaq, Ollantaytambo town
  • Buffet lunch in Urubamba town
  • Train ticket from Ollantaytambo town to Aguas Calientes
  • Hotel WIRACOCHA*** Aguas Calientes town
  • Dinner in a Tourist restaurant in Aguas Calientes town

 WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Day 4: Machu Picchu  –  Ollantaytambo Town  – Cusco city.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Bus ticket way up from Aguas Calientes town to Machu Picchu citadel
  • Tour guide in english language
  • Entrance ticket to Machu Picchu
  • Guiding tour in Machu Picchu
  • Bus ticket way down from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes town
  • Train ticket from Aguas Calientes town to Ollantaytambo town
  • Private transport from Ollantaytambo town to Cusco city.

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

 Day 5: Maras – Moray – Salineras – Chinchero

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Transport from Cusco to Maras Moray Salineras
  • Entrance tickets for all the visits in the incan sites
  • Profesional tour guide in english language

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6: Cusco – Puno full day tour and overnight in Puno.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Transfer from your hotel to the Bus station with direction to Puno city
  • Transport from Cusco to Puno touristic bus and full day tour, visiting the next places:
  1. Andahuaylillas Church
  2. Raqchi incan site
  3. Puca Pucara town
  • Entrance tickets for all the visits in the tour
  • Profesional tour guide in english language
  • Lunch
  • Transfer from bus station Puno city straight your Hotel
  • Accomodation Hotel

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Dinner

Day 7: Puno – Uros floating Island – Takile Island – Puno city overnight.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Pick up and transfer from your Hotel to Puno port to board the boat (group service)
  • Transport that will be the boat (group service)
  • Entrance tickets to visit the islands
  • Profesional tour guide in english language
  • Lunch in Takile island
  • Trasnport to come back from Takile island to Puno city (will be the same boat)
  • Transfer from Puno port straight your hotel Puno
  • Accomodation Hotel

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Dinner

 Day 8: Puno – Cusco city full day trip.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Transfer from your Hotel Puno to the bus station with direction to Cusco city
  • Bus tourist ticket from Puno to Cusco city
  • Pick up and transfer from the bus station Cusco at your Hotel

 WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9: Cusco city  half day tour behind the scenes (optional)

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Optional tour will begin with Andean Healer Ceremony at the hotel after
  • Tour around the city behind the scenes visiting the next places:
  • Qoricancha Inca temple
  • The Cathedral of Cusco
  • San Pedro Market local market from Cusco city
  • transfer from your hotel at the airport

 WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Optional ceremony with andean healer (Price $ 50.00) per person
  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Lunch

PRICE

PRICE:

$ 0.00  PER PERSON.