CUSCO

CUSCO

28  OPTION EXCURSION CUSCO  SACRED VALLEY RAINBOW MOUNTAIN 

SMALL GROUP OR PRIVATE  FULL DAY

The rainbow mountain or Seven  colors mountain of  Cusco  – Peru in 1 day in shared service:

Start: 5.50 AM.

Duration :12 H. aprox.

PRICE PER PERSON IN A SMALL GROUP =

PRIVATE PRICE =

The Rainbow Mountain ( Altitude 5100 M.S.N.M); also knowed as Vinicunca. A fantastic day tour (with trekking) to the 7 Color mountain,  through a undiscovered land of wild desert landscapes.

The Rainbow Mountain, offers a remote landscape experience immersing you with living local  and a unique wildlife only found in these high altitude places. It  is a undiscovered land, snow capped glaciated peaks, herds of alpacas, and pristine beauty.

Your day starts in Cusco  you are picked up from your hotel at 5:50 – 06:20 am.where  for a 3 hours trip with a private van to the start of the trail. Before we continue our tour we stop at CUSIPATA where we take a breakfast. After that, we continue by car for approximately 1.5 hours more . The hike to the Rainbow Mountain will take

around 2 hours and has a distance of 5 kilometers. Throughout your journey you will pass through a  green vibrant valley and you will see towering in the distance  the highest snow-capped of  Cusco  called  Ausangate (6,380 m);  hundreds alpacas running  and you have the chance to truly see how Quechua people living . As you get closer to the Rainbow Mountain you will begin to see and  experience  the first signs of the colored minerals that formed the painted hills.Your guide will explain   what made up the existence of the Rainbow Mountain and how it was formed. Finally with one last effort  you will hike up to a vantage point that gives you a 360 degree view of the beautiful landscape that makes up the sacred land. After about an hour you will embark for your hike back to the trail head and return to Cusco.

Includes:

* Breakfast

* Lunch

* Guide in Spanish / English

* Transport

* Entrance

Not includes:

* Extra expenses-

32 OPTION EXCURSION CUSCO MOUNTAIN BIKE TOUR MARAS MORAY FULL DAY

Maras and Moray Mountain bike tour –  full day

Starts: 8:00 AM

PRICE PER PERSON IN GROUP:

PRIVATE PRICE :

The great amount of trails surrounding the city of Cusco; is a paradise for mountain bikers. In the Sacred Valley there are thousands of trails and paths that reveal beautiful landscapes, Inca remains and friendly local people. This one – day mountain biking trip  is suitable for both beginners and as well as more experienced bikers , it takes you through the Andes around Cusco, the Inca agricultural terraces of Moray and Maras. We are  leaving from Cusco 9.00am in transport arriving at 10.00am to the town of Cruz for the sector of Chinchero district (3600msnm / 11,800ft high); We start the first part of the wide road route, with ascents and descents “Cross Country 15kms”; Passing through extensive fields of agriculture, arriving at noon to the archaeological center of Moray on (3575msnm / 11,726ft high); Guided tour, rest; Then we will have the second part, route of 7kms, descending to the colonial town of Maras on (3350msnm / 10,980ft high); After our lunch, we will enjoy the last descent “Down Hill” of  5kms until we reach the salt mines “Las Salineras” on (3000 meters / 9840ft high); Guided visit; Return to Cusco arriving 4.30 to 5.00pm approx. End of the Tour.

Included:

* Guide in Spanish / English

* Snack

* Mountain bikes

* Transfer from Cusco (optional pick up and drop off in Urubamba or Ollantaytambo extra cost)

Not Included:

* Entrance fee  Moray

* Touristic ticket

RECOMMENDATIONS:
Bring a small backpack, wear sport cloth, mineral water, sunscreen, sunglasses, rain poncho

OPTION EXCURSION CUSCO SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS FULL DAY

Starts: 8:30 AM Shared service 

Duration: full day

Price per person:

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In the morning pick up from the hotel to begin our tour the Sacred Valley of the Incas. It is divided by the Urubamba River and protected by imposing mountains, such as Veronica, Chicon and Pitusiray, all at more than 5000 meters. Your first stop will be to visit the typical local market and it’s archaeological site in Pisac small village. After lunch, you will spend the rest of the afternoon exploring the impressive Inca ruins Ollantaytambo and ceremonial center;  an important  archeological site and  Inca bastion during  the Spanish conquest and finally you  visit  Chinchero.

If you want this day, can connect to Machu Picchu by train in the afternoon or evening depending on the availability of space on the train and stay overnight in Aguas Calientes.

Includes:

* Transfer from the hotel (Cusco hotels located  in the  historic center)

* Tour in group or private

* Transport

* Guide Spanish / English

Not includes:

*Lunch

* entrance fee

OPTION CUSCO SACRED VALLEY OF THE INCAS MARAS AND MORAY HALF DAY

Starts: 8:00 AM Shared service 

Duration: half  day

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This tour will bring you to the natural saltpans of Salineras, via old colonial towns which are situated in the Sacred Valley and surrounded by high snowcapped mountains. We drive to the village of Maras which is well-known for its colonial style houses and interesting churches. From Maras we head towards Moray, one of the most interesting of the Inca constructions – believed to have been an agricultural experiment station. About 7 km to the southwest of Maras; The Incas created their own micro-climate to adapt the plants to this altitude.

Afterwards we will drive to Salineras, where the famous salt pans are situated.Which was already exploited since the Inca era . Maras are constituted by about 3000 small Salt pans. Finally, the bus will take you back to Cusco. As you can see, this excursion has it all: natural beauty, cultural sites and amazing saltpans.

OPTION EXCURSION CUSCO 1 EN SACRED VALLEY 1 MARAS AND MORAY IN SHARED 1/2 DAY

Maras and Moray in shared service or Private

Start:  8.30 AM It takes = 5 H

PRICE EACH PERSON in group =

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This tour will bring you to the natural saltpans of Salineras, via old colonial towns which are situated in the Sacred Valley and surrounded by high snowcapped mountains. We drive to the village of Maras which is well-known for its colonial style houses and interesting churches. From Maras we head towards Moray, one of the most interesting of the Inca constructions – believed to have been an agricultural experiment station. About 7 km to the southwest of Maras; The Incas created their own micro-climate to adapt the plants to this altitude. Afterwards we will drive to Salineras, where the famous salt pans are situated. Which was already exploited since the Inca era . Maras are constituted by about 3000 small Salt pans. Finally, the bus will take you back to Cusco. As you can see, this excursion has it all: natural beauty, cultural sites and amazing saltpans.

Price includes:

* Guide in English (Maras and Moray in shared service)

*Transport (Maras and Moray in shared service)

Price excludes:

*10 sol entree fee Maras (( included in BTG  )

* Entree fee Moray) (Maras and Moray in shared service)

 

OPTION CUSCO WORLD WONDER TOUR MACHUPICCHU FULL DAY

Starts: 6:30 AM Shared

Duration: full day

PRICE PER PERSON =

PRICE PRIVATE =

We pick you up at your hotel in Cusco to transfer to the train station to continue your journey by train to Aguas Calientes village, at  arrival we wait at the train station to transfer to the bus station and you will be transported by bus to one  wonder’s of the world the Citadel of Machu Picchu!

At the entrance your guide will be waiting  for you and can  enter the citadel; the time enter subject to  available at the moment  booking. Our bilingual guide will take you throughout the vast ruins for about 2.5 h.

Machupicchu  is the best known of the Inca ruins, as it is recognized worldwide yet it is not mentioned in any of the writings of the Spanish Conquistadors. It believed to have been constructed around the mid-15th century and was “rediscovered” by American historian Hiram Bingham in 1911.  After the excursion  if it is still allowed you will have short free time in Machupicchu. Finally  you drive down by bus to the town of Aqua Calientes where you take the afternoon train back direction Cusco.

Note: Machupicchu Tour can leaves early in the morning from Cusco or Sacred Valley or leave  one day before to Aguas Calientes.

Includes:

*Transfers from hotel / train station / hotel

*Shared service guide Spanish / English 2h.  (private guide subject to request)

* Bus Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu round trip.

*Entrance to Machu Picchu

Not includes:

*Meals