Cusco South Valley
Tour Valle Sur Tipon, Pikillacta y Andahuaylillas
PROGRAM: Cultural, Archaeological.
GROUP SIZE: 1 – 7
DEPARTURE: Every day.
FREQUENCY: All year
This tour is known for combining beautiful natural landscapes, Inca architecture in Tipón , pre-Inca Wari architecture in Pikillacta , Andahuaylillas visits its beautiful Chapel, known as the “Sistine Chapel of America”; without forgetting the tasty gastronomy that can be tasted in Saylla , Huasao … come with us to enjoy this pleasant excursion !!!
We will pick you up from your hotel at 08:15 a.m. to have a guided tour in the southern valley where you can visit the following places:
A large impressive cultivation space containing 12 terraces that are currently cultivated, whose walls were built with finely carved stones. Even more impressive is the irrigation system that is still serving agriculture and the advantage is the water intake in the spring season.
It presents characteristics of a large urban center corresponding to the time of development of the Wari empire with more than a thousand buildings between squares, colcas (food warehouses), courts or houses, temples, long and narrow streets with buildings that were up to 4 stories high.
Typical Andean village from the colonial times of singular origin and architecture. Its Catholic temple from the colonial era stands out in Andahuaylillas with a beautiful decoration and mural painting from the 17th and 18th centuries known as the Sistine Chapel of Cusco. Upon return we will pass through Saylla , a typical Cuzco town where you can enjoy the delicious pork rinds (optional). We will be returning to the city of Cusco at approximately 3:30 p.m.
Duration: 6-7 hours approximately.
It includes :
- Pick up from the hotel.
- Private transport.
- Professional bilingual guide.
The tour DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Tourist ticket. (BTG)
- Entrance to the Church of Andahuaylillas.
It is recommended to bring:
- Photographic camera or video camera. (Optional)
- Sunglasses, sunscreen, caps or hats.
- Light clothing.
- Warm clothes (from May, June, July, August and September), for the others months rain layer.
- Extra money for shopping.