best cusco day trips. Visit with us the most important archaeological sites in the city, Book now our city tour in the city of Cusco, discover the living archaeological treasures and the undisclosed secret story. Starting the Tour in the Main Square and then visit the Cathedral of Cusco where we will appreciate your valuable works of art, its architecture colonial and history. To then head towards koricancha also known temple of the Sun (sacred place where the god was worshiped Wiracocha) then we will visit Sacsayhuaman the main stage of the Inti Raymi, one of the most amazing buildings in the world. We will also visit the nearby archaeological sites like Qenco, Puca Pucara and finally Tambomachay.
Know the historical center of the city of Cusco it is mandatory before taking a tours around the surroundings city, as well as the Sacred Valley of the Incas Tour and Machu Picchu.
(these price approximations were last updated Jan 1st, 2012 and may have varied somewhat.)
Entry to the archeological sites in Cusco and the Sacred Valley is controlled by the Tourist Ticket. The General Tourist Ticket is good for 10 days, costs approximately S/.130 ($45) and includes entry to the sites within and on the outskirts of Cusco visited during this tour (Sacsayhuamán, Qorikancha, Tambomachay, Q'enko, Puka Pukara) and well as archeological sites within the Sacred Valley. If you are planning on touring sites in the Sacred Valley as well, the General Tourist Ticket is necessary.
If you are only planning on visiting the sites included in this tour, and not those in the city of Cusco, then you may opt for the Partial Tourist Ticket for the Cusco sites which costs S/.70 ($24) and is sufficient for this tour.
Tourist tickets can be bought at the first archeological site you visit where it is necessary for entrance and there is a student discount of 50% with valid ISIC card, up to 25 years old.