CUSCO / MACHUPICCHU, WHAT TO DO IN 5 DAYS
Cusco is the emblematic city, trapped in time, the Inca legacy gives you cultural and magical options that are still part of the local culture. Machupicchu, the sacred valley of the Incas are part of the cultural tour, all of them wrapped in magic and color offer a variety of experiences. The guides speak the autochthonous language of the Incas "Qechua" with whom you can interact in a pleasant way during your outings.
DAY 1: CUSCO TRADITIONAL CITY TOUR
The tour starts at 1:00 p.m. At our meeting point, this excursion will allow us to visit koricancha, sacsayhuaman, qenqo, tambomachay and pukapukara.
Each of these enclosures had a specific function in Inca times, such as the GREAT Sacsayhuaman, the second largest temple built for the Sun God, right here the famous ceremony in worship of the Sun God was held "EL INTIRRAYMI ”. Likewise the other smaller but no less important places with functions such as the "Tambomachay" water cult, the "Qenqo" ceremonial center and the Pukapukara fortress.
Sacsayhuaman Archaeological Complex
DAY 2: RAINBOW MOUNTAIN FULL DAY
This is a full day excursion. It starts at 4:30 am and we go to the private camp where we have breakfast, and then start the 2.5 hour walk (round trip), the uphill section will take about 1.15 hours and after that you will have time to relax. and take photos before starting the descent. When we return to the camp, a succulent buffet lunch awaits us to regain strength.
Finally we are ready to return in our unit to Cusco where we will arrive at around 7 at night.
Vinicunca / Rainbow Mountain at 5100 meters above sea level
DAY 3: VIP SACRED VALLEY connection to AGUAS CALIENTES / MACHUPICCHU
We start at 6:30 am to head towards the valley, thus visiting CHINCHERO, MORAY, SALINERAS DE MARAS and OLLANTAYTAMBO. Ollantaytambo and Moray are fortresses that have played a vital role in the Inka administration. Ollantaytambo is part of the 4 great deposits of the Inca empire, which in turn were food distribution centers in the great empire. That is why they are complete cities and their architecture shows us the importance of these. Moray traces for its wonderful architecture that under its functionality does not explain how advanced the Losinkas in question were to adaptation and genetic experimentation of the potato. The salt mines are worked until now in an artisanal way, since Inca times it has always provided salts to the families.
Once the visit to Ollantaytambo is finished, the bus returns to Cusco, but you. You must stay here to board your train to Aguas Calientes, where your guide picks you up and gives you the last directions for the next day.
Moray Archaeological Complex
DAY 4: DAWN IN MACHUPICCHU / RETURN TO CUSCO
This day we start very early, after breakfast at around 5:20 in the morning we go up to Machupicchu. Once here, the guide will take you on a walk that lasts approximately 2 hours, leaving some free time afterwards to explore and relax the rest of the day on your own. Depending on the train schedule, you. You should have your time to return to Aguas Calientes and board your train to Ollantaytambo, once here you will have a representative of the company waiting for you and then transfer you to the city of Cusco. DAWN IN THE INCA CITY OF MACHUPICCHU
DAY 5: TRANSFER FROM HOTEL TO CUSCO AIRPORT
At the indicated time, the agency staff will pick you up at your hotel to go to the airport and take the flight back to Lima.
Enjoy in you free times: SAN PEDRO MARKET, SAN BLAS, CRISTO BLANCO, PLAZA DE ARMAS CUSCO, ARTESANAL CENTER, MUSEUM OF NATIVE ART CENTRO QOSQO
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