Complete cusco tours package (the best of cusco in 14 days)
Complete Cusco Tours Package: The City of Cusco, is located at 3390 masl; is the “Archaeological Capital of the Americas”, “Navel of the World”, “Peru’s historical capital”, and “Human heritage City”, a beautiful city riddled with contrasts between the native styles and the modern western world. With a rare beauty, attracts many visitors from all over the world, it is a unique city between Inca walls, colorful costumes, colonial churches, a magic city that itself has a lot to offer the visitor. Are many people that planned only to visit Machu Picchu, but usually end up seduced with this vibrant city and stay longer than firstly planned, the city was built on enormous granite blocks carved to fit together perfectly without the aid of mortar beds. Here you’ll find included all the most important places of Cusco, where there included even the non-frequented places, the program Involves many archaeological sites, villages, trekking to machu picchu, Andean village homestay, jungle program and river rafting.
Complete Cusco Tours Package includes: Cusco City, Sacred Valley, tipon and pikillacta, salkantay trekking to machu picchu, Manu jungle national reserve. Minimum: no minimum number of people needed.
Details needed for Booking: copy of passport.
Reservation: We advise to book it at least a month in advance, if you think it may be late to confirm, write us and we can send respond the mail ASAP.
Guiding Language: We have guides fluent in English, Italian, French and German.
Complete Cusco Tours Package
Day 01: Arrival to Cusco – Walking City Tour: At your arrival to Cusco city, we meet you either at the airport of Cusco or at the bus terminal, then drive you to your hotel. After a while our guide will meet you and do the Walking City Tour, you’ll see, the san Pedro market, some squares in the city, walk by the most beautiful streets of the city, see the sun temple, cathedral of Cusco, san-blas neighborhood and its art galleries and finally end the tour after about 04 hours. Over night.
Day 2. Four Inca sites and Pisaq Market and archaeological site: At 08 in the morning our guide will meet you and drive you for a full day excursion. It starts with the visit of Sacsayhuaman which is a magnificent temple that has been built of top of cusco, qenqo that has under rock carved passages, pucapucara that is on a promontory with a great view, tambomachay that has water fountains, the pisaq market in the sacred valley to see souvenirs, handicrafts, and textiles, then after lunch visit the archaeological site of pisaq wonderful inca site that has terraces built on a mountain, urban sector and religious sector. After a great day we return to cusco city. overnight in Cusco.
Day 3. Chinchero – Maras Moray – Ollantaytambo: Departure at 08.00 hrs. our guide will drive you towards Chinchero, a place that has a beautiful colonial church, terraces and the most important here is the weaving center, where you’ll see women weaving in the same way as incas, then visit moray which was incas agriculture experimental center, nice terraces in circle shape, then visit the salt mines which are still in use, from the salt mines you drive to Urubamba and stop for lunch. After Lunch continue to Ollantay Tambo, here you’ll see the inca temple built with huge rocks, after a wonderfull tour return to cusco and spend the night.
Day 4. Tipon – Pikillacta – Andahuaylillas: at around 09 in the morning our guide will meet you at your hotel and drive to tipon, it is a nice inca site with clear water fountains, from here drive to pikillacta, at pikillacta de a nice town made by pre.ina people, the site is nice and has great view, from here drive to andahuaylillas which is a nice colonial church now as the nicest chapel of the Americas, then drive back to Cusco arriving at around 03 pm, afternoon free to go on shopping around.
(For the following 04 days we have set the salkantay trek, but upon your request and availability we do the traditional Inca Trail in instead).
Day 05. Cusco – Salkantay Pampa, day 01: Breakfast and transport to the trail head Marco Kassa, walk by nice trail surrounded by mountains, wide view and gentle path. Lunch over 3800m, continue walking and camp at salkantay pampa in a quiet place at the base of a snow mount over 4100m. (Overnight in tents, Complete Meals Included).
Day 06. Salkantay pampa – Collpapampa, day 02: A tough day of climbing ascending to 4,650 m, 03 hour to the summit is stunning, at only few meters you will see a glacier mount, from here you follow a downhill trail pass by the cloud forest and small villages, they are has many birds, colorful orchids and pass a nice river. Then arrive to the camp ground at collpapampa at 2.920 m. (Overnight in tents, Complete Meals Included).
Day 07: Collpapampa – Hydroelectric plant – Aguas Calientes, day 03 A nice section, most of the trail is under the cloud forest and banking a river, you will see many trees, local fruits, bananas and coffee plants. The first section is by a van for 2 hours we drive to la playa on a road. At arriving to hydroelectric we start walking by a gentle trail beside the train track, we will see machu picchu from behind, then stop for our box lunch, the continue to machu picchu town, the total walking distance is 03 hours at arrival check in the hotel and relax, dinner at 07 pm. (Overnight in Hotel, Complete Meals Included).
Day 08. Visit to Machu Picchu, Return to Cusco: Early morning wake and breakfast, then take the 06:00 hours bus to Machu Picchu. Our guide will show you all the most important sectors, he will make the complete tour that will last about 2.5 hours or even more. After the guided tour you will have a free time for leisure. You can walk to the gate of sun, or take the walk of the inca bridge, then you have to take bus back to machu picchu town where you can lunch, after lunch you catch a nice Train to ollantay tambo where our transfer personnel will pick you up and drive you back to cusco. Overnight. (No Melas).
Day 9: Cusco – Cloud forest (Manu Cultural Zone): Early departure towards the Manu to reach the highest point Acjanacu pass at 1:00 p.m. Here we will have a box lunch near to the southernmost deep of the Manu Biosphere here we will be able to enjoy the magnificent views of the elfin forest , cloud forest and the lowland Amazon basin. Overnight in camping at Posada san Pedro lodge (complete meals included).
Day 10. Cloud Forest – Manu River: We will take an early hike to observe the ritual mating dance of the cock-of the rock (Peruvian national bird right before your eyes). Afterwards back to the lodge for breakfast. We’ll continue by bus crossing the cloud forest with its exuberant vegetation through the village of Atalaya, we will take the motorized dugout canoes to navigate down the Alto Madre de Dios River to Boca Manu during 7 hrs. Overnight in tents (complete meals included).
Day 11: Parrots Clay Lick – Otters observing tower: We early morning go through jungle to see up the Manu river enjoying the great sites along the river side birds, herons, vultures ,cormorants , some of 13 species of monkeys. And came back to the the ledge to spend the night, Overnight at Campsite deep inside Manu. (Complete meals included).
Day 12: Manu – Cusco: This day we will get up very early to board our boat again for only five minutes down river to the Parrot clay Lick called “Collpa” on the riverbanks, where species of parrots such as the blue headed parrot, white-eyed parakeet, feed for mineral and salt supplements to their diet of seeds and fruits, then we continue to Atalaya Port where the bus will drive us to Cusco city, arriving late in the evening and transfer to your hotel in Cusco. (Breakfast and lunch Included).
Day 13: Free day at leisure:
Day 14: Transfer to Airport: After breakfast, according your flight schedule we will pass 02 hours before the plane departure and drive you to the airport or bus terminal. End of Our Complete Cusco Tours Package.
- Airport transfer to hotel.
- 8 nights in 3 stars hotel. (You can upgrade to 4 or 5 stars hotel).
- All transport, private minivan or bus.
- Vista Dome Train or Similar (Machu Picchu –Ollantay Tambo).
- Entrance fees for all Visited places.
- Horses, muleteer and trekking chef for Salkantay trek.
- Tents and cooking equipment.
- Emergency horse, first aid-kit and oxygen bottle.
- Machu Picchu Fee.
- Professional English speaking tour guide.
- Shared Service for Manu National Pak (cultural zone).
- Personalized Service.
- Drinks, Lunch and Dinner not mentioned in the program.
- Sleeping bags.
- Plane Tickets.
- Travel Insurance.
Why: INKA CHALLENGE PERU?
- We are especialists in: Cultural, tradictional and adventure tours.
- Solo Travelers, Small group’s specialist: We are prepared to carter large groups or friends and delegations.
- We are especialists in: Mystical Tours, Village Home-stay and new programs.
- We Are: 100% local, established in Cusco city, Certified, official Tour Operator.