South Valley Tour - Tipon & Sistine Chapel of South America

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Tour Number

Activity Level

16620


Categories

Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), English (fluent)

Temple of water tour out of crowd; Tipon, Pikillacta, Andahuaylillas and Guinea pig on your trip to Cusco


In Tipon purify your spirit and take away bad energies in the water temple of the Incas, look at the magnificent hydraulic engineering of the Incas. Pikillacta the sample of town planning of pre-Incas "Wari", have the chance to compare between cultures; then Andahuaylillas know as "the Sistine Chapel of South America" which has very impressive and overwhelming ornaments. . . on the way, you can try our local dish Guinea pig on the land of the guinea pigs. . .

Itinerary

Pick you up from your hotel

Drive towards Tipon, Temple of the water where you will soak up pure energy from the Pachatusan Mountain God (which means who holds the world) and Mother Water; have the explanation about the magnificent hydraulic engineering of the Incas which still works even today as how used to work or how used to be used, impressive views and its terraces.

Next stop in Pikillacta pre-Inca ruins, stop in viewpoint over the lake of Huacarpay.
Finally, we visit Andahuaylillas' Chapel to see the art as the paintings, altarpieces covered in gold leaves as same in Vatican church.

Depending on the time, we might stop in Tipon village to taste the guinea pig, a traditional dish prepared in locally way since Incan empire. Only if the desire of customer is to eat it or at least try a bite.

This route is less visited and less offered for tourist, but unique and very worth it.
I can say one of my favorite places which I recommend it.
At the end return to Cusco and finally drop off at the hotel.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: at the customers hotel in cusco

End location: at the customers hotel in cusco

Duration: 5 hours 30 min.

Transportation

private mini van from site to site and we are walking into the ruins and the chapel

What’s Included

*Private transportation in our minivan
*Guidance service through the journey
*Pick up and drop off at the hotel

Estimated Local Cash Needed

85 Soles - only If the customer doesn't have yet the BTG(general tourist ticket) valid for 16 most attractive places which can use for other tours. So we buy the partial tickets for with the cost of 70 PEN, plus entrance fee for chapel Soles 15.00

What’s Extra

* Lunch and entrance fee for Andahuayllillas Chapel
* Required BTG = General tourist ticket or Partial tourist ticket

Restrictions

Non

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