Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay

3 DAYS | $ 319 USD per person

The City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days is a tour package that leads to one of the main and important tourist circuits within the city of Cusco (3399 m.a.s.l.) the city tour will allow you to know the Inca culture from museums, temples that were built on the foundations of Inca palaces and more archaeological sites that has the city of Cusco, with a tour full of history and magic that this keeps both in its colonial monuments such as the Main square of Cusco, Cathedral of Cusco and Qorikancha, as well as the archaeological centers of Sacsayhuaman, Q’enqo, Puka Pukara and Tambomachay.

Also this package will allow you to know Machupicchu, a tourist destination of much magic and mystery admired by the whole world (2435 m.a.s.l.) favorite destination of many national and international tourists. Here you can admire the beauty of the landscape, history and Inca architecture (Temple of the Sun, Temple of the Condor, Three Windows, Sacred Rock and Intihuatana) where you can connect with nature and recharge with positive energy in a unique landscape that Machupicchu offers us.

The third day of this adventure will end with the tour of the Humantay Lake (4200 m.a.s.l.)  a natural attraction located in the Peruvian Andes in the Vilcabamba chain at the foot of the Salkantay (6270 m.a.s.l.) the second highest mountain in the Cusco region. This beautiful turquoise water lake was formed by the melting of the snowy Humantay, part of the snowy Salkantay, its turquoise color is due to the presence of blue-green algae.

Our agency Ready to Travel Peru offers this tour package City Tour + Machupicchu + Humantay Lake of 3 days with the combination of three wonderful places, the unmissable City Tour that allows to give a preamble of the majesty of the Inca culture and its admirable archaeological sites connecting with the architectural beauty of Machupicchu to finally see the natural beauty of the Humantay Lake.

$ 319 USD

Foreign Tourist

$ 264 USD

National Tourist

ITINERARY

DAY 1: CUSCO – CITY TOUR

The first day in the city of Cusco will be to acclimatize to the altitude and take a short tour.

  • Pick up from the airport to your hotel.
  • Start of the City Tour Cusco at the indicated time (09:00 hrs. or 14:00 hrs.) pick up from your hotel.
  • Guided tour of the main attractions in the city of Cusco and surroundings we will visit the Cathedral, Qoricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Q’enqo, Pukapukara and Tambomachay.
  • We end the City Tour Cusco tour in the city of Cusco.

DAY 2: MAGICAL MACHUPICCHU

The most important day of your visit to Peru – Cusco, we will visit one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World.

  • Pick up for the start of the tour to Machupicchu from your hotel from 05:00 hrs. (Valid for hotels located within the historic center of Cusco).
  • Transfer to the train station.
  • We will board the train to Machupicchu (Aguas Calientes) appreciating the scenic beauty that this tour offers us, then we will take the bus that will take us to the entrance of Machupicchu.
  • Guided tour of approximately 2hrs. in Machupicchu where you will enjoy this important tourist attraction “Wonder of the Modern World”.
  • We will board the bus and train to Aguas Calientes and then to the city of Cusco.
  • We finish the magical Machupicchu tour in the city of Cusco (chosen hotel in the city of Cusco).

DAY 3: HUMANTAY LAKE

This day we will start the tour very early in order to enjoy this new natural tourist attraction of the city of Cusco.

  • Pick up from your hotel starting at 4:30 hrs. (Valid for hotels located within the historic center of Cusco).
  • Travel for 2 hours until we reach Mollepata where we will have a delicious breakfast and will be given the respective indications and recommendations to start this adventure.
  • We will continue our journey for about 1 hour until we arrive to Soraypampa, the starting point to begin the trek.
  • We will begin our hike for 1 hour and a half approx. on the way we can see beautiful wildlife until we reach our destination Humantay Lake.
  • In the Humantay lake we will have 40 minutes to take postcard photos and also feel the energy of the Apus.
  • Then we will return by the same route for 1 hour approx. where our transport will be waiting for us to take us to Mollepata where we will have a delicious lunch.
  • Return to Cusco city arrival time approx. 18:00 hrs.

INCLUDES

  • Previous interview to give you more information about the tour City Tour + Machupicchu + Humantay Lake and clear up any doubts.
  • Pick up from airport – hotel – airport
  • Pick up from your hotel for all the indicated tours (valid for hotels in the historic center of Cusco).
  • Entrance tickets to tourist attractions (City Tour, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake)
  • Round trip train tickets Expedition or Vistadome service (client’s request)
  • Bus tickets from Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes
  • Qualified bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Tourist transportation to all the sites described
  • Lunch and breakfast in Mollepata
  • Permanent assistance before and during the tour.

NOT INCLUDED

  • Lunch in Machupicchu or Aguas Calientes.
  • Accommodation
  • Meals not mentioned in the program
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Bring original and valid passport or identity document.
  • Bring entrance tickets to the tourist attractions.
  • Good physical condition
  • Adequate backpack (day backpack)
  • Comfortable shoes, hat for sun and cold, sunscreen, snack.
  • Rain poncho
  • VERY IMPORTANT camera to immortalize the moments.

CITY TOUR + MACHUPICCHU + HUMANTAY LAKE 3D/2N

The City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days is a tour package that leads to one of the main and important tourist circuits within the city of Cusco (3399 m a.s.l.), the city tour will allow you to know the Inca culture from museums, temples that were built on the foundations of Inca palaces. ), the city tour will allow you to know the Inca culture from museums, temples that were built on the foundations of Inca palaces and more archaeological sites that has the city of Cusco, with a tour full of history and magic that this keeps both in its colonial monuments such as the Main square of Cusco also known as Huacaypata square or place of weeping, the Cathedral of Cusco built on the foundations of the palace of the Inca Viracocha and Qorikancha the first temple built by the Inca Pachacutec, You can also have a tour of the archaeological centers of Sacsayhuaman known for being a temple of worship and sacrifices, Q’enqo, Puka Pukara better known as red fortress and Tambomachay a place dedicated to the cult of water in Inca times.

This package will allow you to know Machupicchu one of the seven wonders of the world, a tourist destination of much magic and mystery admired by the whole world (2435 m a.s.l.), favorite destination of many national and international tourists. tourist destination that leads you to a place of great magic and mystery admired by the whole world, recognized worldwide by Unesco. The tour takes you on a trip on the train service that will allow you to have magnificent views during its journey, and then head to the most fascinating architectural realization of the Inca Empire that is Machupicchu (2435 m.a.s.l.). Here you can admire the beauty of the landscape, history and Inca architecture, where you will be guided in the most important areas of this archaeological site such as the Temple of the Sun that has a semiconical shape which was intended for the worship of the sun god, Temple of the Condor has the natural shape of a condor, the temple of the Three Windows the most important for the architectural style, Sacred Rock and Intihuatana built in the most prominent part for the priests and nobles who led worship, the whole place is magical and you can connect with nature and recharge with positive energy in a unique landscape that offers Machupicchu.

culminating with this experience on the third day with the tour of the Humantay Lake (4200 m a.s.l.), is an attractive attraction for the visitors.  is a natural attraction located in the Peruvian Andes in the Vilcabamba chain at the foot of Salkantay (6270 m a.s.l.), the second highest mountain in the Cusco region. This beautiful turquoise water lake was formed by the melting of the snowy Humantay part of the snowy Salkantay its turquoise hue is due to the presence of blue-green algae. This beautiful natural landscape we can feel the energy of this mystical place and build the famous “Apachetas” stone towers that have a meaning of respect and admiration for the lake and the Apus (sacred mountains) of the area.

Our agency Ready to Travel Peru offers this tour package City Tour + Machupicchu + Humantay Lake of 3 days with the combination of three wonderful places, the unmissable City Tour that allows us to give a preamble of the majesty of the Inca culture and its admirable archaeological sites connecting with the architectural beauty of Machupicchu to finally see the natural beauty of the Humantay Lake.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: CUSCO – CITY TOUR

The first day in the city of Cusco will be to acclimatize to the altitude and take a short tour.

  • To start the City Tour Cusco, we will pick you up from your hotel. (Valid for hotels located within the historic center of Cusco).
  • we will start with our first visit which is to the Main square of Cusco or Huacaypata (place of weeping).
  • Then we will have a tour of the Cathedral of Cusco, one of the most important attractions of the city of Cusco built on the foundations of the palace of the Inca Viracocha which today is the cathedral of Cusco that has three naves, with characteristics of the baroque-renaissance style, with paintings belonging to the Cusco school of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
  • Continuing our City tour to the Qorikancha or also called “Temple of the Sun”, built by the Inca Pachacutec with andesite stone finishes in green, red and gray in their temples of worship, in Inca times was an important religious center to worship the sun, moon, lightning, rainbow and stars which was coated in gold, silver, with life-size representations of gold in the form of mammals, birds, animals, wildlife. etc. place where we will appreciate the integration of the Inca culture and the Spanish influence.
  • We will take the bus to Sacsayhuaman, an attraction well known for the various denominations that it has such as: the great Inca fortress, or also known by their terms as biased head by the way it presents its walls with zigzag-shaped features. One of the greatest works of Inca architecture and a great ceremonial center of worship and sacrifice to their deities, where you can appreciate impressive and megalithic Inca walls weighing approximately 125 tons. Place where every June 24 is staged the Inti Raymi or Festival of the Sun, and the rite of Warachicuy where tests of military physical prowess were made.
  • After the guided tour we will go to Q’enqo: its name means labyrinth or Zigzag, for having an entrance in the form of a labyrinth or underground conduit, it is presumed that it was a ceremonial center of worship and has an amphitheater with 19 niches where they put their deities in worship ceremonies.
  • Already located in Puka Pukara or “Red Fortress”, we will have a guided tour in this archaeological site located in a strategic point where you can see the road to the Antisuyo (Jungle) that functioned as a military center and control point where tribute was received as coca leaves, cassava, leather, gold, and medicinal plants.
  • Finally we will visit the archaeological site of Tambomachay: Last point in our tour, important center of worship and adoration of water for purification rites. This archaeological site is formed by walls, windows and water channels, where water from springs flow through an amazing hydraulic system built in Inca times.
  • We end this magnificent city tour with the return to the city of Cusco.

DAY 2: MAGICAL MACHUPICCHU

The most important day of your visit to Peru – Cusco, we will visit one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World.

  • To start the Magical Machupicchu tour, we will pick you up from your hotel starting at 05:00 hrs. (Valid for hotels located within the historic center of Cusco).
  • After that we will board the tourist bus to make the transfer to the train station available in that season such as train stations in Cusco, Poroy or Ollantaytambo, if the reservation of the tour to Machupicchu was made months in advance we will look for the best option for your trip.
  • Already located at the train station we will take the train service that you have chosen in your reservation such as Expedition or Vistadome train service, each one has a different service and costs, during your journey on the train you will appreciate the scenic beauty that hides the Sacred Valley of the Incas that are part of the route to Machupicchu until you reach the train station in the town of Aguas Calientes (Machupicchu) in a journey of approximately 1 hour and a half.
  • In Aguas Calientes we will board the green ecological tourist buses, leaving from the station to the point of entry to the citadel of Machupicchu, the trip lasts 30 minutes.
  • At the entrance of the citadel of Machupicchu, our tour guide will be waiting for you at the control gate of Machupicchu to start the guide service, the guide service will take approximately two hours where he will give us details of the majesty of the Inca citadel of Machupicchu since its discovery, findings, As well as explaining the most important areas within the citadel of Machupicchu, such as the astronomical observatory of Intihuatana where we will highlight the function that this fulfilled in Inca times, the temple of the three windows which is oriented towards the sunrise at the winter solstice and other urban and residential sectors that Machupicchu presents throughout its route.
  • After the guided tour, we will have some time to take all the photos we want of this wonderful place.
  • At the end of the guided tour we will board the ecological buses that will take us to Aguas Calientes, where you will have free time to visit this town on your own, as well as to take your meals.
  • After a tour full of positive energy we will take the train back from the Aguas Calientes train station to Cusco, where we will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel.
  • Thus culminates this wonderful tour of Machupicchu full day in a tour called Magical Machupicchu.

DAY 3: HUMANTAY LAKE

This day we will start the tour very early in order to enjoy this new natural tourist attraction of the city of Cusco.

  • To start the Humantay Lake tour, we will pick you up from your hotel starting at 04:30 hrs. (Valid for hotels located within the historic center of Cusco).
  • Already located inside the tourist bus we will have a trip for an average of 2 hours to reach Mollepata where, in this place we will have breakfast and will be given the respective indications and recommendations by the guide to start this adventure.
  • We will continue this tour to the Humantay lake after the instructions received with a walk for about 1 hour to reach Soraypampa starting point to begin the hike.
  • From this point begins the ascent hike for about 1 hour and a half. On the way of this tour we can appreciate the beautiful wildlife until we reach our destination Humantay Lake.
  • Already located in the lake of Humantay (4200 a.s.l.) we will be able to see the natural wonder located in the chain of Vilcabamba at the foot of the snowy Salkantay (6270 m.a.s.l.). This beautiful lake with its turquoise waters was formed by the melting of the snowy Humantay part of the snowy Salkantay and its turquoise hue is due to the presence of blue-green algae. In this beautiful natural landscape you can feel the energy of this mystical place and build the famous “Apachetas” stone towers that have the purpose of worship, to be providers of water, vital element, principle of existence in the Andean world, as well as generate fertility in animals, protection to its inhabitants and success in the harvest.
  • Then we will return by the same route for about 1 hour where our tourist transport will be waiting for us to take us to Mollepata where we will have a delicious lunch after a walk.
  • Finally, after the tour of the Humantay Lake we will return to Cusco city at about 18:00hrs.

INCLUDES

The City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days 2 nights tours include the following services:

  • Previous interview to give you more information about the tour City Tour + Machupicchu + Humantay Lake and clear up any doubts.
  • Pick up from airport – hotel – airport
  • Pick up from your hotel for all the indicated tours (valid for hotels in the historic center of Cusco).
  • Entrance tickets to tourist attractions (City Tour, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake)
  • Round trip train tickets Expedition or Vistadome service (client’s request)
  • Bus tickets from Aguas Calientes – Machu Picchu – Aguas Calientes
  • Qualified bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Tourist transportation to all the sites described
  • Lunch and breakfast in Mollepata
  • Permanent assistance before and during the tour.

NOT INCLUDED

The City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days 2 nights tours do not include the following services, please note them.

  • Lunch in Machupicchu or Aguas Calientes.
  • Accommodation
  • Meals not mentioned in the program
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

The price tour City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days 2 nights tours accommodate to the type of service you wish to purchase as it can be a shared service or private tour, please contact us at [email protected] or call our contact numbers +51 935520609 or +51 940928025 and see the rates and discounts we have for students, children and adults depending on the season.

Price City Tour Cusco Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days 2 nights tours for national tourist is from $ 264 dollars in shared service.

Price City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days 2 nights tours for foreign tourist is from $ 319 dollars in shared service.

These are some recommendations suggested to visitors to do the City Tour Cusco, Machupicchu and Humantay Lake 3 days 2 nights

  • Bring original and valid passport or identity document.
  • Bring entrance tickets to the tourist attractions.
  • Good physical condition
  • Adequate backpack
  • Comfortable shoes, hat for sun and cold, sunscreen, snack.
  • Rain poncho
  • VERY IMPORTANT camera to immortalize the moments.