1. Peru
  2. Cusco Region
  3. Cusco
  4. Saksaywaman

Cusco: Half-Day City Tour with Inca Site Visits

Product ID: 115617
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Join your friendly guides for a magical day exploring the city and ancient Inca sites as you dive deeper into the rich past of Cusco.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Spanish, English

Pick-up service

Pick-up from your hotel, 30 minutes before the tour
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the bustling Plaza de Armas and its famous cathedral
  • Stroll through the ancient Inca streets to the mysterious Temple of the Sun
  • Explore the majestic Inca site of Sacsayhuaman
  • Wander around the sacred altars of Qenqo
  • Enjoy the Temple of the Water with its impressive fountains
Full description
Following pick-up from your hotel, head on the bus to Cusco's Plaza de Armas. Here, visit the famous cathedral and observe the locals and busy tourists.

Visit the sacred church before continuing by foot through the Inca streets to Coricancha, which contains the Temple of the Sun. Learn about the clash between Inca culture and Catholicism, and see firsthand the different building methods used by the Incas.

After your visit to Coricancha, walk down the bustling Avenida El Sol, and take a scenic bus ride out of the city to the majestic Inca site of Sacsayhuaman. Here, enjoy a guided tour as well as time to explore the ruins individually.

Head on the bus to the Qenqo site. Admire its beautiful altars and the small circular Puka Pukara as well as Tambomachay, the Temple of Water with its exquisite fountains.

Finish your day in Cusco's main square. Soak up some sun, sample delicious street food or bargain like a local as you continue on your own in the beautiful city.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pick-up in Cusco
What’s Not Included
  • Entry to the 4 Inca sites, 70 Sol
  • Optional cathedral entry, 25 Sol
  • Optional Temple of the Sun entry, 15 Sol
  • Drinks
  • Tips