Duration: Half Day
Tour Type: Cultural
Max.Height : 3,399 msnm
Group sizes: +2
FIsica Level: Easy
Cusco South Valley Tour.– This tour is known as the route of the sun or the route of Manco Inca where I arrive to the Cusco of Qollau, the place has a majestic combination of beautiful natural landscapes, where we can also observe Inca architecture in Tipon, the pre-Inca architecture of the Wari culture in Pikillacta, we will also visit Andahuaylillas which is better known as the “Sistine Chapel of America”, without forgetting its gastronomy of an Andean flavor, that can be liked in Saylla, Huasao, come with us to enjoy this beauty and Nice tour.
Overview Cusco South Valley Tour
Cusco South Valley Tour.- This is an alternative tour, where we can observe landscapes of great natural beauty, and ancestral architecture. We will visit the archaeological complex of Tipon, of Inca architecture, the Pikillacta citadel of pre – Inca architecture Wari, and Andahuaylillas beautiful Chapel of Colonial architecture, known as the “Sistine Chapel of America”; Without forgetting the tasty gastronomy along the route.
Located to the south of Cusco, better known as the Baroque route, where you will be able to know the beautiful colonial architecture, as well as the hydraulic works of the Incas.
Cusco South Valley Tour.- starts from the place of arms of the Cusco from 8:40 am of the Cusco to go to the archaeological center of Tipon.
Cusco South Valley Tour
It is an archaeological complex located 18 km from Cusco, which corresponds to the Inca empire in which you can appreciate a spectacular hydraulic system. It was a ceremonial center for water and agricultural production that was very important, then we will visit the archaeological center of Pikillacta.
It is located 30 km from Cusco, the pre-Inca archaeological site where the narrow streets and houses erected by the Wari culture are preserved. Where you can see the wonder of the huacarpay lagoon, it is best known for possessing many varieties of birds that this lodges. Then we will continue with our journey to the Sistine Chapel of Andahuaylillas.
We will visit its famous Church, considered the SIXTH CHAPEL OF AMERICA, which excites one of the most beautiful examples of colonial art, its altar is bathed with 24 carat gold leaf, mural, Cuzco school canvases and polychrome ceiling after finishing our Visit we will return to cusco 15: pm the tour ends at the plaza de armas.
Included in the Trip
- Pick up from hotel
- Touristic bus
- Professional Guide
- Private transport
Not Included in the Trip
- Partial Tourist Ticket: National Rate S / .40 per person & Foreign Rate S / .70 per person.
- Entrance Ticket to the Andahuaylillas Temple S / .10 per person.
LIST OF THINGS YOU SHOULD TAKE IN THE BACKPACK Cusco South Valley Tour
- Small backpack
- Water bottle
- Digital Photo camera
To carry out this tour you, you will need the following:
- Tourist Ticket General: This ticket serves you to visit the City Tour, Sacred Valley, and the South Valley, and other museums in the city.
- International Tourists: Adults/. 130.00 – Students/. 70.00
- National Tourists: Adults/. 70.00 – Students/. 40.00
- Partial Tourist Ticket: This ticket is for City Tour, the Sacred Valley or only the South Valley.
- International Tourists: Adults/. 70.00
- National Tourist. Adults/. 40.00
“The Sacred Valley Full Day Tour is available on any date.
US $ 60.00 per person.
US $ 110.00 per person (from 2 to 6 people).
There are many interesting villages that have impressive archaeological remains, during this circuit to the south cusco valley we will start with Tipón and its extensive Inca experimental terraces, with irrigation systems that lead to altars evoked by the water.
Within the route we can find the towns of Oropesa, Huaro, and Andahuaylillas. Within them we will find colonial churches with wonderful pulpits and baroque arts. One of the most important churches that we will find within this route is that of Andahuaylillas, better known as “Sistine Chapel”.
Another particular detail of the Valley sures that we will find the Lagoon of Huacarpay, full of particular vegetal species and endemic animals. During this brief tour of the lagoon we will have access to the archaeological park of Pikillaqta, one of the three most important cities of pre-Inca culture Wari