Tipon Water fountains, pikillacta pre Inca town and the amazing colonial church
Tipon, Piquillacta and andahuaylillas are fantastic places in Cusco, each with unique details that makes then authentic sites that are worth to see. "Tipon" is an archeological sites with many terraces, water channels, and fountains that were used to be incas archaeological site, While Pikillacta is a pre-incan city where we can see plazas, streets, city walls and temples that amazes the visitors, we also are going to include the visit to Andahualillas that is one of the best colonial churches.
Come and let me show you these fantastic places, the tour can start any time before 12:00 hrs, we can start at your hotel or at your arrival to Cusco city from the airport.
This tour can start at At 07:00 hrs, or any time before 12:00 hrs, I will meet you in your hotel and drive to Tipon located at 23Km(14, 3mi) from Cusco, it's an archaeological site that consists in agricultural terraces irrigated by well-engineered canals, which in spite of hundreds of years, still working today, Then we drive to Piquillaqta which is at 32Km(19, 9 mi) from the city of Cusco, It is the only archaeological site in the Department of Cusco that is attributed to pre-Incan times.
The construction is thought to belong to the Wari civilization. Nearby the Lucre lake forms a racing circuit where rally car competitions are now held, and finally Andahuaylillas: which is located at 40 km from Cusco, the Andean Sistine Chapel, and the church was founded by the Viceroy Francisco de Toledo (1572). Renaissance architecture with perfect murals that you have to see, then we drive back to cusco city.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 6 hours
very clean and well preserved transports according the number of people
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 Soles - Fee for Andahuaylillas church, plus 130 soles if you are going to buy the Boleto turistico that covers fee for 16 places.
- Personal Expenses
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Bryon and his driver were terrific and very helpful. We feel he has gone a I've a d beyond. We are glad we booked a privite guide because with Bryon, we did not feel lost in the crowd.