Tour Cusco Peru Esscence

Cultural Immersion

06 Days



Max. Altitude

11,482 ft - 3,500 m.



Tour Cusco Peru Description

Experience the magic of Tour Cusco Peru Essence, exploring Inca civilization’s historic sites, embracing ancestral customs, history, nature, and stunning landscapes. Journey through valleys, towns, and the cloud forest to discover Machu Picchu, a world wonder.

Trip Highlights

  • Landing in the Navel of the Inca world, which is Cusco.
  • Share experiences with the Andes people along the sacred valley.
  • Explore the Inca city of Cusco and the huge Inca blocks of stone.
  • Be one of the explorers into the wonder of the world, Machu Picchu.
  • Enjoy a beautiful journey by train into the cloud forest through the Sacred Valley.
  • Visit some local markets in Cusco Peru Tour.
  • Walk through the mystic streets of Cusco, full of history. Cusco Peru Tour.


» Arrival day and transfer to your Hotel

Welcome to your destination! Neotropic Peru Travel extends a warm greeting as you arrive. Look for their representative at the airport, easily identified with the company logo. Relax as Neotropic Peru Travel handles your seamless transfer from the airport to your hotel. Enjoy the beginning of your adventure, knowing you're in capable hands. Check in, unwind, and get ready for the exciting experiences ahead. Welcome to an unforgettable journey with Neotropic Peru Travel!

» Sacred Valley of the Incas 

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7:00 am - 7:30 am: Hotel Pickup
We'll start the day with a pickup service from your hotel in Cusco. Our friendly guide will welcome you and provide information about the exciting day ahead in the Sacred Valley.

8:00 am - 9:30 am: Chinchero - Encounter with Andean Culture
We'll head to Chinchero, a picturesque Andean village known for its traditional textiles and rich cultural heritage. We'll visit the archaeological site and the colonial church built on Inca ruins. Additionally, you'll witness a weaving demonstration by talented local women.

10:00 am - 11:30 am: Scenic Drive to Ollantaytambo
Next, we'll board on a scenic journey through the Sacred Valley towards Ollantaytambo. Enjoy breathtaking Andean landscapes and learn more about the region's history from our guide.

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Lunch in Urubamba
In Urubamba, we'll enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant in Urubamba. This will be an opportunity to relax and savor authentic Peruvian cuisine while sharing experiences from the trip.

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Ollantaytambo - Inca Fortress and Colonial Town
We'll explore the impressive Ollantaytambo Fortress, a unique Inca construction that served as a military and religious center. We'll stroll through its terraces and uncover the fascinating history surrounding this archaeological site. 

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Pisac - Inca Site and Artisan Market
We'll conclude our day by visiting Pisac, renowned for its Inca town and vibrant artisan market. We'll explore the agricultural terraces and enjoy panoramic views of the valley. Afterwards, you'll have free time to wander through the colorful market, where you can purchase authentic souvenirs and local crafts.

6:30 pm: Return to Cusco
We'll wrap up our day by returning to Cusco, where we'll drop you off at the main square. This full-day tour in the Sacred Valley promises an unforgettable experience, immersing you in the rich history and culture of this unique region.

» Machu Picchu Private Tour

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4:30 am - 5:00 am: Hotel Pickup and Transfer to Ollantaytambo
Our journey begins with an early morning pickup from your hotel in Cusco. You will be transferred to Ollantaytambo, where we will board the train to Aguas Calientes, the gateway to Machu Picchu.

Scenic Train Ride to Aguas Calientes
Enjoy a picturesque train ride through the breathtaking landscapes of the Sacred Valley. The journey to Aguas Calientes provides stunning views of the Andes and sets the stage for the adventure ahead.

Bus Ride to Machu Picchu
Upon arrival in Aguas Calientes, we'll take a short bus ride up the winding road to the entrance of Machu Picchu. Our expert guide will accompany you throughout the day, providing insights into the history and significance of this ancient Inca citadel.

Guided Tour of Machu Picchu
Explore the awe-inspiring ruins of Machu Picchu with a private guide. Visit key sites such as the Sun Gate, the Temple of the Sun, and the Intihuatana Stone while learning about the fascinating history and mysteries surrounding this UNESCO World Heritage site.

Return and Lunch in Aguas Calientes
Board the bus back to Aguas Calientes, where you'll have some free time to explore the town, visit the local market, or relax before the train journey back to Ollantaytambo.
Enjoy lunch at one of the local restaurants in Aguas Calientes. You have the flexibility to choose where and what you'd like to eat, providing a more personalized and independent dining experience.

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Return to Cusco
Arrive in Ollantaytambo and transfer back to Cusco, concluding your private full-day Machu Picchu tour with memories of an extraordinary day at one of the wonders of the world.

» Maras Salt Mines and Moray

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7:00 am - 7:30 am: Hotel Pickup
Begin your day with a prompt pickup from your hotel in Cusco, setting the stage for a fascinating exploration of the Maras and Moray sites.

Maras Salt Mines
Venture to the Maras Salt Mines, an extraordinary network of terraced salt pools that have been harvested by locals for generations. Learn about the traditional salt extraction methods and witness the stunning landscape created by these unique salt pans.

Journey to Urubamba for Lunch
Embark on a scenic journey to Urubamba, where you'll indulge in a delightful lunch at a local restaurant. Take this opportunity to savor the flavors of authentic Peruvian cuisine while surrounded by the picturesque landscapes of the Sacred Valley.

Moray Agricultural Terraces
Next on the agenda is Moray, an archaeological site renowned for its mysterious concentric agricultural terraces. Delve into the history and purpose of this Inca site, believed to have been an agricultural laboratory for experimenting with crops at different altitudes.

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Return to Cusco
As the afternoon unfolds, enjoy the scenic drive back to Cusco, reflecting on the rich experiences of the day. Your journey concludes with a drop-off at the main square, leaving you with memories of the remarkable landscapes and historical wonders explored during this full-day tour of Maras and Moray.

» City Tour in Cusco

Hotel Pickup
Board on your Cusco city tour with a convenient pickup from your hotel, setting the stage for an exploration of the city's historical gems.

Cusco's Main Square (Plaza de Armas)
Begin your journey at the heart of Cusco, the Plaza de Armas. Marvel at the impressive colonial architecture, including the Cusco Cathedral and the Church of the Society of Jesus. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of this central square.

Qoricancha (Temple of the Sun)
Continue to Qoricancha, the Temple of the Sun, located just a short walk from the Plaza de Armas. Explore into the intriguing blend of Inca and colonial architecture, appreciating the significance of this sacred site.

Sacsayhuaman Archaeological Site
Venture to the magnificent Sacsayhuaman archaeological site, perched above Cusco. Explore the colossal stone walls and gain insight into the strategic importance of this Inca fortress. Enjoy panoramic views of the city below.

Q'enqo Archaeological Site
Discover the mysteries of Q'enqo, an ancient ritual site adorned with intricate stone carvings. Explore the unique rock formations and learn about the spiritual practices that took place here.

Puka Pukara and Tambomachay
Visit Puka Pukara, the "Red Fort," and Tambomachay, known for its impressive water features. Explore the military and ceremonial aspects of these Inca sites, each with its own distinctive charm.

Return to Cusco's Main Square (Plaza de Armas)
Conclude your city tour by returning to the Plaza de Armas, leaving you with lasting memories of the historical and cultural wonders of this captivating city.

» Departure Day

On your departure day, relax as Neotropic Peru Travel takes care of your transportation to the airport. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast, explore or unwind until your scheduled departure. Neotropic Peru Travel will ensure a seamless journey from your accommodation to the airport. Board your flight with confidence, reflecting on the memorable experiences crafted by Neotropic Peru Travel. Safe travels!
Tour Cusco Peru


  • Professional bilingual Guide.
  • Touristic transport.
  • Hotel in different locations.
  • Breakfast.
  • Lunch (2nd Day)
  • Bus ticket to Machupicchu.
  • Train ticket roundtrip.
  • Entrance ticket Sacred Valley.
  • Entrance ticket Machupicchu.
  • Transfer Airport-Hotel-Airport.
  • Assistance 24 hrs.

Not included:

  • Flights
  • Tips, Snacks, Drinks, Extra expenses.
  • Meals (unless otherwise specified)
  • Original passport and student ISIC Card if applicable.
  • Small back pack and confortable shoes.
  • Rain jacket or poncho (December – April).
  • Two complete change of clothing.
  • Hat or cap to protect you from the sun.
  • Sun block (sun protection cream).
  • Insect repellent.
  • Snacks, chocolate, dried fruit, etc.
  • Camera, plenty of film and batteries.
  • Sunglasses
  • Extra Money (soles).
  • Swimwear.
  • Sit down with a shaman for a private meditation ceremony.
  • Observe local weavers at work during private demonstrations.
  • Hone your kitchen skills during Peruvian cooking classes with celebrated chefs.
  • Admire views of the Andes from your luxury, vintage-style carriage on the Belmond Hiram Bingham Train.
  • Take a day hike along part of the famed Inca Trail and arrive in Machu Picchu via the iconic Sun Gate.
  • Amp up the adrenaline with exhilarating adventure activities such as riding the fast-flowing rapids of the Vilcanota River, or zooming along zip lines among towering Andean peaks.

Can I book my own hotels?
Absolutely. If you look at the PRICING, you will see that there is one price for including three star hotels and another for no hotels. We can also book any other hotel for you. Just let us know and we can quote any of the hotels in Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu for you.

Are flights included?
Unfortunately no. Neotropic Peru does not include flights for this trip.

How many people will be part of my tour group?
Our meticulously crafted itineraries, such as this 6-day tour through the Cusco region, are usually designed for individual bookings. In the rare instance that others share your interests on the same day, the groups will remain intentionally small, with a maximum of 12 people. Private groups are effortlessly accommodated, ensuring a personalized and intimate experience for all.

Can I bring my luggage to Machu Picchu?
All larger luggage should stay in Cusco and can be stored either at your hotel or with us at our deposit. The train to Machu Picchu Town only allows small bags aboard.

What is the best time to visit the Cusco region?
The ideal time to visit varies, but generally, the dry season from May to September is recommended for pleasant weather and clear skies. However, each season offers unique experiences.

How do I book a tour with Neotropic Peru Travel?
Booking a tour is simple. Visit our website or contact our customer service team to explore available options, and follow the easy booking process outlined on our platform.

Can I customize my tour itinerary?
We understand that each traveler has unique preferences. While our tours are thoughtfully designed, we can discuss options for customization. Contact our team, and we'll work together to create a personalized itinerary that suits your interests.

How can I provide feedback about my tour experience?
We value your feedback. After your tour, you'll receive a survey to share your thoughts. Additionally, you can reach out to our customer service team directly with any comments or suggestions. Your input helps us continually improve our services.

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