CITY TOUR 4 RUINS CUSCO-PERU
THE MOST IMPORTANT HISTORICAL SITES IN CUSCO
HALF DAY TOUR
HALF DAY TOUR
This is a half day city tour 4 ruins that you have to do when visiting Cusco city, we will visit the four ruins adjoining Cusco city: Qenqo, Puka pukara, Tambomachay and the megalithic temple Sacsayhuaman, an ancient construction left behind by the Inca civilization. Rediscover the Andean culture by visiting the most important archeological sites in Cusco, accompanied by an expert guide. Also, it is a wonderful way to begin acclimatizing to the high altitude of the city.
We pick you up from your hotel at your preference time to drive 30 minutes to our first archeological site
Tambomachay (Temple of Water): Located at 3,700 m that was a worshipping center for the cult of water this construction was primed limestone in polygonal style. Tradition knows this monument as "El Baño de la Ñusta" (the place where the princess took bath) due to the existence of two aqueducts that carry crystal clear spring water all year round.
Puca Pucara (reddish fortress): A rest spot that provided shelter and food. This a construction that rather than modifying the surface on which it was built, adapted to the landscape by building three irregular parallel platforms
We will visit a “llamas zoo” here you will stroll making selfies with this fascinating Andean camels as llamas, alpacas, huanacos, vicuñas and more; where there is also an exhibition of colorful textiles handmade of this animal
Qenqo: You will be able to see an amphitheater with carved path leading underground galleries used for sacrifices, and also an ancient astronomical observatory
Sacsayhuaman: Majestic construction built on megalithic engraved stones around the XV century, the site has structures of up to 125 tons of weight, it extends over an area of more than 3 thousand hectares, on a hill surrounded by mountains with beautiful landscapes.
We recommend to bring:
$40.00 USD per person
EXTRA INFO FOR CITY TOUR 4 RUINS TICKETS
PARTIAL CUSCO TOURIST TICKET
This ticket allows you to visit the 4 Inca sites of Cusco Saqsaywaman, Qenqo, Tambomachay and Puca Pucara. You may buy the ticket at the first Inca site visited doing the city tour 4 ruins.
CITY TOUR 4 RUINS
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