Day trip

Sacred Valley: Ollantaytambo, Chinchero And Yucay With Lunch

4.4 / 5

14 reviews

Activity provider: LimaTours

Sacred Valley: Ollantaytambo, Chinchero And Yucay With Lunch

Activity provider: LimaTours

From US$ 47 per person

Discover the Sacred Valley of the Incas and marvel at some of the most famous sites and traditions of this mysterious civilisation.

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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Passengers will be collected at their respective hotels located in Cusco Downtown. Pickup from private residences, like Airbnb, is not available. If you stay in them, please contact the tour operator several days prior to your tour to coordinate a meeting point for pickup.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore stunning Inca sites within the Sacred Valley at leisure
  • Step back in time through the cobblestone streets, ruins and quaint shops of Ollantaytambo
  • Marvel at the Incan architecture, rock sculptures and colorful markets of Chinchero
  • Soak up the beauty of this historical and cultural Andean treasure
Full description
In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven up into the hills to the traditional town of Chinchero, where you can admire breathtaking views of the valley below. Discover the artisan traditions lovingly preserved by the inhabitants of this area, and learn about the inherited knowledge of the Incas. Explore archaeological remains and a beautiful 17th-century church. Then, you will be transferred to the Living Museum of Yucay, a colourful center of Andean tradition. Travel back in time to antiquity through authentic demonstrations of textile work, adobe, pottery and silverware. Once you have fulfilled your cultural cravings, enjoy lunch and free time in the stunning village of Ollantaytambo. Visit its archaeological site, untouched since Inca times, and climb the iconic fortress, built next to a mountain. After you have finished gazing at the majestic beauty of the valley, you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from Cusco hotels
  • Professional bilingual tour guide (Spanish and English).
  • Touristic transportation.
  • Lunch
  • Admission to Living Museum of Yucay and Chinchero church
  • Cusco Tourist ticket - BTC
  • Gratuities
  • Photos
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Pick-up from hotels located at Cusco Historic Center.
  • To visit Ollantaytambo fortress, it is important that you acquire your Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTC)
  • Rates do not apply for Peruvians or foreign passengers whose stay exceeded 60 days in Peru because sales taxes are not included in the above total and, if applicable, will be collected by the local operator.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Gratuity is not included
  • The use of face masks in public places is no longer mandatory due to a decrease in COVID infection in Peru. With the exception of health facilities, ground transportation services and closed spaces without ventilation. However, it is recommended that persons over 60 years of age who have received less than three doses of COVID continue to use the KN95 mask for preventive purposes.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 14 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.3/5
  • Transportation
    3.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Safety
    4.3/5

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Mix of sightseeing and culture. Great for children. Good explanations from guide. Spectacular sites and views.

January 6, 2020

Take 70 soles to buy some tickets since they do not indicate it in the tour package

January 4, 2020

November 17, 2019

Product ID: 212493