Half-Day Private tour to Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca-Pucara and Tambomachay

Overview
Highlights Perfect introduction for first-time visitors. Marvel at Coricancha religious complex Unearth the riches of the Inca Empire with this tour. Head uphill to the mega fortress of Sacsayhuaman. Learn about Cusco history with this activity. Enjoy a guided tour of this charming city, which was the capital of the Inca Empire. The tour starts with a visit to Santo Domingo Convent, a large Renaissance-baroque complex, which was built over the Inca Coricancha temple. It was one of the most important temples dedicated to worshipping of the sun, and its foundations are still prominent at the base of the convent. Ancient chronicles say the temple was covered in gold leaf. Then, visit the Cathedral at the Main Square. Head to the hills above Cusco to visit the remains of the fortress of Sacsayhuaman, whose imposing ramparts offer a stunning panoramic view of Cusco, and the ruins of the temple and amphitheatre of Qenqo, where it is believed the Incas practised agricultural rituals. Admire Qenqo and then visit Puka Pukara (‘Red fortress’ in Quechua) an Inca military complex located on a prominent hill. Finally, visit Tambomachay. Afterwards, return to your hotel. Languages Spanish and English Redeem informationVoucher type: Not neededVoucherless. You don’t need to bring any voucher (digital or printed)!LocationStart point: Hotels in Cusco Downtown. No pick-up available from private residences or Airbnb. If you stay in them, Please contact us days prior the start of the tour, in order to coordinate a meeting point for the pick-upEnd point: Same as the starting pointScheduleOpening dates09:00 - 12:3014:00 - 17:30Duration: 3,5 HoursGuide optionsGuide type: Guide