Transfer to the hotel and City Tour in the City:
We will be waiting for you with a sign with your name on your arrival at the airport in the city of Cusco, we will take you to the chosen hotel, it is advisable to take coca tea and rest.
In the afternoon approximately between 1:00 pm we will pick you up to start the city tour around the city and surroundings. We will visit the following places:
The cathedral: The cathedral basilica of Cusco, beautiful architectural jewel that brings together a variety of architectural styles, a walk through the interior invites us to travel through time, get to know our culture and the customs of the colonial era, as well as an admirable collection of canvases. painted by Diego Quispe Tito, Juan Espinoza, Basilio Santa Cruz, among others.
Qoricancha: or Temple of the Sun It was one of the most important temples of the city of Cuzco in Inca times, it is a sample of the perfection and beauty in Inca architecture, many historians and scholars who point out that this place was the most sanctified or revered temple.
Sacsayhuaman: a building of colossal dimensions that causes admiration to the world. It presents immense walls conformed by monumental stones, they are distributed in a zig-zag, on three platforms, and have an average of 360 meters long, there are stones up to 9 meters long and 5 meters wide.
Qenqo: an immense rocky promontory carved out of steps, holes and gutters, the Spanish conquerors gave it the name of Q'inqu, a Quechua word meaning 'labyrinth', by underground labyrinth tunnels and by small channels carved into the rocks in a zigzag pattern.
Pucapucara: Inca military construction part of the defensive set of Cusco in particular and the Inca Empire in general. This fortress is composed of large walls, terraces and stairways, Puca Pucara receives its name in Quechua from "Red Fortress", due to the red color of the rocks, Puca Pucara is another example of military architecture that also functioned as an administrative center, with platforms, overlapping terraces, stairways and passages.
Tambomachay: It is located near the city of Cuzco, an archaeological site that was dedicated to the worship of water and so that the head of the Inca Empire could rest, It consists of a series of aqueducts, canals and several waterfalls that run along the rocks, the surprising thing about this is that, of a main cascade, of which we still do not know where the water comes from.
In the evening they will return between 18: 30hrs to 19: hrs.
Night at the hotel.
We will pick you up from your hotels 1 hour before the departure time of your train, we will move you in a mobility to the train station of Poroy that is 30 minutes from the city of Cusco, at this point you will board the train of the Peru Rail company with direction to the Aguas Calientes Town; the trip will last an approximate 4 hours of travel during which you will be able to appreciate beautiful landscapes and learn more about our Andean geography, when you arrive at the hot water train station our staff will be waiting for you to take you to the bus station where They will take a bus to Machupicchu, the tour is approximately 30 minutes.
In Machupicchu, after presenting your entrance to the entrance door, you will start the tour, which will last approximately 2 hours, during which you will visit the most important points of the Inca citadel, such as: Main Square, the Circular Tower, the Solar Clock, the Royal Rooms, the Temple of the Three Windows and others.
After the visit we will leave Machupicchu to board our bus to Aguas Calientes, arriving at the village they will have free time to have lunch (lunch not included in the package), visit the town or make purchases in the artisanal market; must be presented at the train station 30 minutes before the departure time of your train, upon arrival at the train station in Poroy our staff will be waiting for you with a sign with your name to return them to their hotels in the city of Cusco.
Machupicchu descent buses to Aguas Calientes depart every 10 minutes.