Guided tour

Cusco: Walking Tour Cusco

Activity provider: LimaTours

Cusco: Walking Tour Cusco

Activity provider: LimaTours

From US$ 25 per person

One can still discern the unmistakable rigor of the Inca walls at the base of many constructions

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • See some of its top attractions, including San Blas Church
  • Visit San Pedro local market, a pantry of thousands of products from different parts of the region
  • Admire the Twelve angled stone, famous for the perfect assembly of its 12 corners and sides
  • Relax in the main square of Cusco, surrounded by the Cathedral, La Compañía de Jesus, shops and restaurants
  • Visit Plaza Regocijo whose name comes from the Quechua word Cusipata or "patio of joy" because public celebrations such as bullfights were held here
Full description
Today you will know the wonderful city of Cusco on a walking tour. Start in the Main Square, where the church of Compañía de Jesus and the Cathedral are located. The tour continues to San Blas, passing through the street where the famous 12-angle stone is located, which stands out for its edges and precision. Then arrive in San Blas, originally inhabited by the Inca nobility, today it is known for hosting the most prestigious artisan workshops in the city. Its streets are full of imposing stone constructions. The descent continues towards the Coricancha also known as "The temple of the Sun". Here, homage was paid to the sun ("Inti") during the Inca Empire. The tour continues to Plaza Regocijo, surrounded by colonial houses such as the Casa de Garcilaso de la Vega and to Plaza San Francisco. The tour ends at the San Pedro market, an exquisite display of thousands of products from different areas of Cusco that you can perceive with all your senses. Finally, you will return to your hotel.
Includes
  • Professional bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish).
  • Pickup and drop-off.
  • Snacks and beverages.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Gratuities.
  • Admissions
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

• Arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts. • Your guide will be waiting in Cusco' s main square • You must go to the meeting point: Plaza de Armas, Cusco. (monument to the inca). • Reference: Calle Portal Belén, Cusco

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • This activity does not include transfers.
  • You must go to the meeting point: Plaza de Armas, Cusco. (monument to the inca). Reference: Calle Portal Belen, Cusco
  • 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.
  • People over 18 years of age may enter enclosed spaces only if they are fully vaccinated, providing a virtual or printed certificate. This works for bus travel, any indoor activity, restaurants, hotels, trains, and airplanes. Minors should only be asymptomatic.
  • Every person must permanently wear a KN95 mask or two masks one on top of the other (surgical mask, cloth mask, or two surgical masks on top). We recommend that all our guests travel with the certificate of their vaccination

Product ID: 394457