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  1. Peru
  2. Cusco Region
  3. Cusco
  4. Day Trips

Cusco: Private Southern Valley Tour

Product ID: 315612
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Get off the beaten track and discover the real Peru on a day tour of the best archeological ruins in Cusco's Southern Valley.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Your accommodation in Cusco
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the "Sistine Chapel of the Americas"
  • Admire the Incan architecture in Tipónn
  • Discover pre-Inca architecture in Pikillaqta
Full description
Discover breathtaking natural landscapes and Inca architecture on this all-encompassing day tour. After getting picked up from your hotel in the morning, begin your journey to southern Cusco, admiring breathtaking panoramas of the Andean Mountain Range along the way. Your first stop will be the archaeological site of Tipón, where you can admire stunning terraces and an impressive ancient irrigation system.

Later, visit the Archaeological Complex of Pikillaqta which literally means "city of fleas". Spend some time exploring this ancient Wari citadel and learn more about its importance as the cultural center of the Wari empire.

Finish your tour with a visit to the beautiful Church of Andahuaylillas,  a hidden jewel from the colonial period which is often referred to as the Sistine Chapel the Americas. Inside, admire the impressive collection of canvases with gold plated frames and mural paintings, baroque altarpieces, and much more. Arrive back at your hotel in Cusco at around 3 pm.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private Transportation
  • Bilingual tour guide
  • Entrance to Andahuaylillas Church
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Ruin entrance fees

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that entrance to the ruins is not included in the price of this tour and costs a total of $70 per person