Inti Raymi Tour Cusco, Machu Picchu 5 Days
In this program we visit City Tour in Cusco (Qoricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay), Sacred Valley (Pisaq, Ollantaytambo and Chinchero), Inti Raymi or festival of the Sun and finally Machu Picchu with its main places as intihuatana archaeological sites, Temple of the Condor , Solar Clock, the 3 windows, intipunku etc.
Inti Raymi Tour 5 Days
- Transfers from AIR / HTL / AIR Terminal.
- Excursion: City Tour (Transportation, guide and entrance).
- Inti Raymi (bus, guide, entrance, lunch).
- Excursion: Sacred Valley (Transportation, guide and entrance).
- Machu Picchu Tour.
- Transportation from Cusco to Ollanta (train station) and Cusco.
- Round-trip train from Ollanta to "Aguas Calientes" and Ollanta.
- Bus up and down to "Aguas Calientes" and Machu Picchu.
- Official Tourism Guide.
- Entrance to Machu Picchu.
- 01 Night Hotel in Aguas Calientes
- 03 Nights Hotel in Cusco
- Food: lunches and dinners.
- Optional: lunch buffet in the village of Machu Picchu $ 20.00 USD (upon customer request).
- Air flights Lima - Cusco - Lima (optional extra cost of $230.00 USD).
- Entrance to the mountain of Wayna Picchu (optional $20 USD).
Day 1: Cusco - City Tour
DAY 2: Cusco - Inti Raymi
DAY 3: Cusco - Sacred Valley - Aguas Calientes
DAY 4: Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu - Cusco
DAY 5: Cusco - Lima
A.M. Reception in Cusco, transfer to hotel where an aromatic coca-leaf tea for the height of the city will be served.
02:00 p.m: EXCURSION CITY TOUR: We will visit the Temple of the Sun or Qorikancha, also visit the 04 nearby ruins of the city, the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, Kenko, Puca Pucara, finally "The Baths of the Inca". Tambomachay 06:30 p.m. Transfer to the hotel.
- Hotel night in Cusco.
This day, we will have the opportunity to participate at the impressive Inti Raymi or Festival of the Sun in the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, held since Inca times. This tour begins at 08:00 a.m, transfer from the hotel, then we're gonna head to the first place. The ceremony of Inti Raymi has three different scenes in three different places, which begins at the Palace of Qorikancha located at Avenida El Sol, then we'll head to the Main Square (Plaza de Armas of Cusco), where the second stage will be held and finally ends with the special scene held in Sacsayhuaman (3 km from Cusco), where we will have the opportunity to take part at this ritual ceremony. Finishing our tour at 05:00 p.m.
- Hotel night in Cusco.
8:00 AM Pick up from the hotel, this tour is a full day tour visit to the impressive Sacred Valley of the Incas, which covers the visit of archaeological sites such as Pisaq, Ollantaytambo.
Pisaq (archaeological zone) to appreciate the great constructions like the imperial palace and its andeneria.
The market of Pisac, where we will stop and you will have the opportunity to explore and buy great memories and take pictures, continuing with the Lunch in Urubamba part of the Sacred Valley.
The Inca fortress and Ollantaytambo Citadel: built to guard the entrance to this part of the valley and protect it from possible invasions of the tribes in the low jungle, The fortress consists of a series of stone terraces carved to access it has to climb for long stairs.
the tour ends approximately 4:00 pm at the Ollantaytambo train station where we will board the train that will take us to Aguas Calientes or Machupicchu town where we will spend the night and we will have a chat with the guide for the cordinations of the following day.
- Hotel Night in Aguas Calientes
AM very early in the morning after breakfast we will go to the bus station to climb Machupicchu (25 min journey) If you want to see the sunrise we must take the first bus from Aguas Calientes to Machupicchu that starts at 5:30 AM,
Our guided tour of this Historic Sanctuary of Machupicchu will be approximately 2 and a half hours visiting the temple of the three windows, the solar clock, among others, then we will have free time to travel again the most important sectors.
(Optional) then we will have the opportunity to enter another archaeological center called Huaynapicchu which will be carried out on your own for 1hr up to reach this archaeological site, you must make the reservation 2 or 3 months in advance.
Finally, after returning from Huaynapicchu and visiting Machu Picchu on your own, we will take the bus back to Aguas Calientes.
At opportune time we will board the return train to Ollantaytambo where the bus will take us back to the Hotel Cusco.
Approximate time of arrival at Cusco 8:00 pm
- Night Hotel Cusco
At the appropriate time, pick up at the hotel and transfer to the airport to take the flight back to Lima.
End of services.