Sacred Valley Tour: Ollantaytambo, Chinchero and Yucay

Sacred Valley Tour: Ollantaytambo, Chinchero and Yucay

From $113 per person

Discover the Sacred Valley of the Incas and marvel at some of the most famous sites and traditions of this mysterious civilization.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
- Pick-up from hotels located at Cusco Historic Center. - This activity does not include the pick-up from private residences (Airbnb). If you stay in them, please contact us days prior to the start of the tour, in order to coordinate a meeting point for the pick-up.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore stunning Inca sites within the Sacred Valley
  • Step back in time through the cobblestone streets, ruins and quaint shops of Ollantaytambo
  • Marvel at the Incan architecture, rock sculptures and colorful markets of Chinchero
  • Soak up the beauty of this historical and cultural Andean treasure
Full description
In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel in Cusco to visit the town of Chinchero, a traditional settlement with a beautiful view of the valley. The inhabitants of the area preserve the artisan traditions and the inherited knowledge of the Incas. You will learn about their traditions from your professional guide, and be able to visit archaeological remains and a beautiful seventeenth-century church. From Chinchero, you will be transferred to the Living Museum of Yucay, a centre for Andean tradition. Here you can watch demonstrations of textile work, adobe, pottery, and silverware be carried out the same way they were in the 13th Century. Transfer to Ollantaytambo where you have free time for lunch. Afterwards, you can visit the town and local archaeological site and climb the iconic fortress. *Visits on Sundays include a tour to the Chinchero market.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from Cusco hotels
  • Professional bilingual tour guide (Spanish and English)
  • Admission to Living Museum of Yucay and Chinchero church
  • Tips
  • Cusco Tourist ticket - BTC
  • Lunch
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

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

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must bring their own headphones
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible
  • Roundtrip transportation is available from hotels located at Cusco Historic Center
  • This activity does not include the pick-up from private residences (Airbnb). If passengers stay in them, please contact us days prior to the start of the tour, in order to coordinate a meeting point for the pick-up
  • To visit Ollantaytambo fortress, it is important that you acquire your Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTC)
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