Cusco: Private Full-Day Inti Punku Hike to the Sun Gate

Cusco: Private Full-Day Inti Punku Hike to the Sun Gate

From US$ 120 per person

Explore the Inca ruins of the Inti Punku (Sun Gate) on a guided hike through the Peruvian mountains. Whilst hiking, you will also be able to view the Ollantaytambo Archaeological Site and the Urubamba River on this formidable mountain trek.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
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Duration 12 hours
Starting time 5:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Portuguese
Pickup included
Please provide your hotel’s name and address in Cusco City Center. Please indicate if you are staying at a private accommodation (with address), you will then be provided with a meeting point close by.

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the Inti Punku (the Sun Gate)
  • See the amazing landscape of the Sacred Valley
  • Pass thought the Inca Quarries of the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo
Full description
Inti Punku is a small Inca ruin at the top of a 3,900-meter hill. On this scenic hike, you will enjoy the views of the Urubamba River, the Ollantaytambo Archaeological Site and Veronica Mountain. Your tour will begin at 5:00AM, with private transportation from your hotel in Cusco. From here you will drive to the Sacred Valley of the Incas, with a stop for breakfast in the community of Pachar, only a few kilometers from Ollantatyambo. After breakfast, you will continue driving until Ollantaytambo to begin your ascent. Along the way you will pass thought the Inca Quarries of the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo, until you finally reach the Sun Gate. Whilst here you will have several hours to hike, taking in varying and breathtaking terrain with your hiking guide. You will also be presented with a box lunch during your hike, which will assist you with energy for the rest of your day. Afterwards, on your way back to Cusco, you will return to the community of Pachar, which will make an ideal spot to refresh yourself with some of the best craft beer in all the Cusco region. Following this, you will be safely returned back to your accommodation in central Cusco.
Includes
  • Private transportation
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • American breakfast
  • Boxed lunch
  • Hiking sticks
  • First aid kit and oxygen
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Water and personal snacks
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must bring their own headphones
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The maximum altitude reached on this trek is 3,900 meters
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