Private tour

Cusco: Private City Tour and Trip to Archeological Sites

Cusco: Private City Tour and Trip to Archeological Sites

From US$ 79 per person

Uncover the riches of the Inca Empire on this fascinating 4-hour guided tour of Cusco’s greatest landmarks and famous ruins. Get a glimpse into the past and understand how great the Inca capital once was.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the history of the Inca Empire with an expert guide
  • Explore archeological sites
  • Learn about Cusco city
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Cusco
Full description
Enjoy a guided tour of this charming city and explore archeological sites. Learn the incredible history of the empire as you go with a professional local guide. Start your adventure with a visit to Santo Domingo Convent, a large Renaissance-baroque complex, which was built over the Inca Coricancha temple. See the foundations of this ancient temple, once used to worship the sun. Continue to the Cathedral, the most imposing monument of the Main Square. Hear the history and anecdotes of the city from your guide as you walk. Enjoy a scenic ride to the hills above Cusco to visit the remains of the fortress of Sacsayhuaman. Here, take in the stunning panoramic views of Cusco and explore the ruins of the temple and amphitheater of Qenqo, where it is believed the Incas practiced agricultural rituals. Finally, arrive at Puka Pukara or "Red Fortress," an Inca military complex. Here, admire the impressive aqueducts, walls, and towers.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • Professional bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Admission to Coricancha and Cusco Cathedral
  • Cusco Tourist ticket (BTC)
  • Food and drink
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This activity does not include pick up from private residences ie. Airbnb. If you are staying in one, please contact the local partner prior to the start of your tour to coordinate a pickup point
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Product ID: 394309