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Cusco: 6-Hour City Highlights Tour

Product ID: 197011
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Explore the former capital of the Inca Empire on this 6-hour guided tour of Cusco and its key sights. Marvel at the stunning architecture of the famous cathedral and learn the city’s history, as you admire the ancient Inca ruins.
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Duration: 6 hours
Starting time 1:00 PM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Your accommodation in Cusco.

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  • Discover the fascinating historical town of Cusco on a 6-hour tour
  • Admire the architecture of Cusco's famous cathedral
  • Marvel at many ancient Inca ruins around the city
  • Learn the incredible history of this city and it's buildings
Full description
Discover the fascinating historical town of Cusco on this 6-hour tour of the city and its surrounding areas. Take in the unique architecture of the city, a blend of Inca and Spanish influences. 

After pickup from your accommodation at 1:00 PM, start your tour at the famous Cusco Cathedral, which houses many incredible historical paintings. Your well-informed guide will then take you to the astonishing Temple of the Sun, also known as Qoricancha, the most renowned temple of the Inca Empire.

You will then be driven outside the city to visit important Inca sites, including the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, Quenqo, Pucapucara and the Baths of Tambomachay. You guide will tell you the exciting history of these ancient sites as you learn the stories behind the ruins. The tour will finish at around 7:00 PM, with drop-off at the Plaza Regocijo in the center of Cusco. 
  • 6-hour sightseeing tour
  • Pickup from your accommodation in Cusco
  • Entrance fee to Cathedral and the Inca site of Qoricancha
  • Transportation between sites
  • Tour guide (Spanish or English-speaking)
What’s Not Included
  • Tourist ticket (S/70 per person)
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please note that the tourist ticket is not included. This is an extra S/70 per person so please bring some cash with you.

From US$ 45 per person

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Product ID: 197011