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Four Inca Shrines – 1/2Day

Four Inca Shrines – 1/2Day

Overview

Enjoy a great time, and get the best views of the Cusco´s city and the beautiful landscape that it offers this tour of Cusco´s  surroundings areas. Visit the formidable fortress of Sacsayhuaman built during the XV century, and the enigmatic places of Qenqo, Tambomachay and Puca Pucara.

  • Departures: Daily
  • Duration: half-day
  • Availability: In private service.

Places to visit

  • Archaeological Site of Sacsayhuaman
  • Archaeological Site of Qenqo
  • Archaeological Site of Tambomachay
  • Archaeological Site Pukapukara

Detailed

Starting Time

  •  Private Service : (9:00 – 13:00) or (13:30 – 18:00)

Mínimum elevation : 3350 msnm
Máximum Elevation : 3765 msnm

DESCRIPTION OF THE PLACES TO VISIT

Sacsayhuaman

Located at 2 Kms from the city. It is the remains and foundations of a colossal Inca building built during the reign the sovereign inca Pachacutec in the 15th century. According to the colonial Chronicles was a temple dedicated to the Sun God, and in its construction more than 20,000 men worked to erect its walls with huge limestone blocks that weigh between 80 to 100 tons in addition to being perfectly assembled on each other.

Every June 24th is celebrated the Inti Raymi or Festival of the Sun, and in September the Warachicuy .. (Evidence of initiation of adulthood).

Qenqo

Located at 3 km from the city. It was a sacred shrine of the Inca era, built around a rocky outcrop, in where the Incas carved stone altars for worshipping their gods with religious and magical ceremonies.

Puca Pucara

At 7 km of the Cusco city. Puca Pucara was an important administrative center to control the entry to Tambomachay’s Shrine and the Inca trail to the Sacred valley.Its name means red fortress in the Quechua local languaje, and it is composed of buildings,granaries and religious areas.its location provides and spectacular views over the Cusco valley..

Tambomachay

At 8 Km from the city, the water fountains of Tambomachay have played an important religious function linked to water and the regeneration of life during the Inca period. The walls of polygonal style perfectly together and decorated with trapezoidal openings present to us its important role in the Andean religiosity.

Included / Not Included

Includes

  • Pick up from your hotel
  • Entrances fees
  • Tourist transportation
  • Professional Guide

Not included

  • Extra expenses.

What You Need

  • Camera, jacket, sun hat, sunglasses, rain poncho

Prices

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