Enjoy a 6-hour, private, guided tour of Cusco, considered the historical capital of America. Not only will you visit the city's main attractions, but you will explore Sacsayhuaman, a must-see archeological site and highlight of Cusco, located just 3 miles outside of the city. This tour also visits Qenqo, Tambomachay, and the cathedral, which is considered the most beautiful church in South America, the Santo Domingo, also known as Korikancha, which translates to Golden Palace. The last stop on this tour is a visit to a local farmer's market, where you will see fresh vegetables, fruits, cheese, and the local meats (including pig heads). Included in this tour is a professional, English-speaking guide, private transportation, hotel pickup and drop-off, and a guided tour.
Your tour starts with hotel pickup in Cusco. Meet your guide and start a beautiful tour that will show you, not only the city of Cusco, but also the most important archaeological sites outside of it.
You will first enjoy a walking tour of the city and visit historic sites such as the main square, the colonial cathedral which is filled with impressive art and the Koricancha temple. Learn from your guide how the Incas built it and why it is known as the 'Golden palace of the Incas.' You will then have some free time tour will begin with a walking tour in the city visiting.
The historic sites, the colonial Cathedral full of Colonial art work and the impressive Coricancha wish translate as the golden palace of the Incas.After some free time to enjoy lunch at some traditional restaurant (not included) and meet your guide again at around 2pm in the afternoon to drive to the nearby archaeological sites. You will visit Sacsayhuaman with its megalithic stone Walls; Qenqo, with its carved stone surfaces and subterranean altars; and the water temple Tambo Machay.
After this wonderful tour, you will drive back and be dropped off at your hotel in Cusco.