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    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
    • SAS Travel Peru - Recommended by Lonely Planet
    • SAS Travel Peru - So much more than you were looking for!
    • SAS Travel Peru - Inca Trail to Machupicchu Licensed Specialist Operator
    • SAS Travel Peru - Experience & Expertise since 1990
SAS Travel Peru

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Price Information

US$ 590.00 p/person

(Based on Double / Triple accommodation)

Please Note

US$ 570.00 per person with ISIC student card.Please send us your card at the time of booking. Single Supplement for solo traveler US$ 90.00
From May 2015 $610.00 adult $ 590.00 per person with ISIC student card

SAS Travel Peru

Overview

For any bookings recieve a free Up-grade to Deluxe rooms at our Marqueses Boutique Hotel. Please quote this offer when booking. Also we can offer private tours to places of your interest as the Andean Living Museum to alpacas, llamas, vicuñas, etc and expert Andean weavers in their natural environment near Pisac.

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Difficulty

The most difficult part is acclimatising to Cusco´s altitude. Visiting the sites in the comfort of good quality transport is a delight but does require some walking up and down stairs.

Transport

bus and train

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Adventure Cusco & Culture 6 Day

Last Minute Information

  • DAILY DEPARTURES !!!
  • Permits for Machupicchu citadel and train tickets are limited, FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS.... You must book and pay a deposit well in advance... so we can guarantee your spots. For high season (May to October, 4-3 months in advance.) (Low season (November to April, 2-1 months in advance.)
  • Climbing Huayna Picchu mountain (2 Hrs), if you are booking for high season and Huayna Picchu permits have already run out then we can offer permits for the Montana Machu Picchu climb. This is higher so check the information in Please Note
  • If you prefer not to do that option let us know in your reservation and we can reduce the cost of your tour by $10 and you can do one of the other unguided walks such as these 2 which are already included in the Machu Picchu ticket.
  • How to Book Choose your preferred Leaving Date at the Calendar (left side) Fill in your datails on Step 2 and Pay a deposit on Step 3. Or follow instructions below in Booking Information

ITINERARY:
Day 1: Reception at Cusco airport and
Transfer to Marqueses Boutique Hotel. Free morning. At 13:30 Cusco City Tour.
Day 2:
Sacred Valley tour. Departs at 8:20 am Guided tour at Pisac, Ollanta and Chincheros, return to Cusco.Marqueses Boutique Hotel.
Day 3: At 06:20 am pick up from your Hotel, transfer to train station, train for 4 Hrs to Aguas Calientes, Free afternoon for walks
Night in Aguas Calientes.
Day 4:
Machupicchu guide tour. At 05.30am Bus up and guided visit at Machupicchu. Free time to explore in your own. Climb Huayna Picchu (Optional). Return by train to Cusco. Hotel Marqueses.
Day 5: Rest Day to enjoy Cusco or Optional Extra tours: River Rafting Class III , Mountain Biking tour or Horse Riding tour. Additional cost depending on choice of tour. see day tour options below in Frequently Asked Questions Hotel Marqueses.
Day 6:
Good Bye Cusco.- Last chance for souvenir Shopping in Cusco; Optional time to visit the Weaving Center Museum in Sol Avenue Transfer to the Airport.

Special Sacred Valley Pisac Market & Ruins, Magic of Cusco ,San Blas the artist barrio & Machupicchu. This itinerary has been very popular for those with only a short time to spend in Cusco who prefer not to hike the trail but go in classic style by train and overnight below the Lost City of the Incas. We can if you need provide flight quotes for E tickets Lima -Cusco - Lima if you require. You can also add on extensions to Lake Titicaca, the Amazon and or Arequipa. You can get a better idea of the Hotel Marqueses and programs by looking at some photos on the website www.hotelmarqueses.com

Program Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Cusco

Reception in Cusco airport and transfer to Marqueses Hotel Cusco. Rest and acclimatize as you are now at 3,400 mtrs above sea level.
If you arrive early and are feeling up to it..Optional Afternoon: Guided Visit to the City as well as the nearby Inca Ruins of Tambomachay, Puca Pucara, Quenko and Sacsaywaman. ( or this can be done on your free day . If you would prefer this you need to let us know at the time of booking.
You may prefer to just go to the Cusco Folk Dances and Music at Cusco Art Center in the main Ave el Sol. which are included on your tourist ticket at 6.30pm 10 min slow walk from Hotel Marqueses.

Hotel Marqueses

Day 2: Sacred Valley of the Incas

At 08:45 am departure from Cusco in direction of the Sacred Valley. This Tour includes a Visit to the Pisac colourful Handcraft Market, the Ollantaytambo Inca Fortress and Return to Cusco via Chinchero town and Market. Overnight at the Marqueses Hotel.

Breakfast Lunch

Hotel Marqueses

Day 3: 2 Day Special Tour to Machupicchu

Early Breakfast before departure by train to Aguas Calientes. On arrival to Aguas Calientes you are met by staff of Viajeros Bed and Breakfast Hostal at the train and accompanied to the hostal to settle into your rooms. Free afternoon to soak in the famous hot springs and explore Aguas Calientes below Machu Picchu. Maybe walk to the Mandor Water Fall,Puente Ruinas the old Train Station or visit the renewed Machupicchu Site Museum.( Opened recently this year ) Overnight at the Viajeros Bed and breakfast. Dinner included in the Hostal.

Breakfast Dinner

Hostel Viajeros or would you like to upgrade here see more info below

Day 4: Machupicchu -Cusco

Early breakfast before the 5.30am bus to Machu Picchu. Guided tour of Machu Picchu followed by free time to climb Huayna Picchu as we include this permit for those who book well in advance, If you prefer not to do this climb let us know at time of booking and we can reduce the cost of your tour by $10. You may like to use your extra time to walk to the Sungate or Inca bridge , Bus included down to Aguas Calientes where Buffet lunch awaits you. Afternoon: Return by train to Cusco (and bus at times from Ollantaytambo) and transfer to Hotel Marqueses
Arrival approx 9pm.

Breakfast Lunch

Hotel Marqueses

Day 5:

Cusco Free Day to recuperate or Choose from a variety of one day activities that you can nominate on your arrival to Cusco. Rafting / Mountain Biking / Horse Riding ; Cusco University Inca Museum, Artist neiborhood of San Blas or just Shopping. Also can be exchanged with Day 2 to allow tour of Sacred Valley Overnight in Cusco. Marqueses Hotel with breakfast included.

Breakfast

Hotel Marqueses

Day 6: Adios al Cusco

Transfer to airport for your flight back to Lima. OR Extension flights or Transport to Puno -Lake Titicaca, the Amazon - Puerto Maldonado or Colca Canyon in Arequipa.

Breakfast

What is Included:

  • Transfer at your arrival to Cusco.
  • Sacred Valley with Buffet Lunch
  • City Tour w english speaking Guide
  • 4 nights in Hotel Marqueses Cusco with Buffet Breakfast.
  • 2 Day tour to Machupicchu
  • Expedition train Cusco Aguas Calientes and return to Cusco
  • 1 night in Aguas Calientes. Private room. with 3 meals.
  • Entrance ticket for Machupicchu.
  • Permit to climb Huayna Picchu. If you get vertigo let us know as this may not be wanted.
  • Bus tickets from Aguas Calientes to Machupicchu - Aguas Calientes

What is not Included:

  • Flight Tickets Lima-Cusco / Cusco Lima
  • USD$ 65 pp Entrance fees on Sacred Valley and City tour.
  • (Half pricewith ISIC student cards ).
  • Meals when not indicated
  • Hot springs Optional 10 soles

We recommend that you bring

  • Specifically for the overnight train tour to Machupicchu
  • You only need to carry a small day pack with water bottle, camera, rain jacket/poncho, change of clothes, basic toiletries, sun hat/sunscreen, insect repellent, torch, comfortable sturdy shoes or hiking boots, extra money. All bedding and towel is provided in accomodation.

Additional options

  • UP-GRADE Accommodation in Aguas Calientes
  • Please Note: Hostel Viajeros in Aguas Calientes town is not a 3 star hotel but it is clean, safe and comfortable with a friendly and very helpfull staff. They have private Twin, Double and Triple rooms, with small private bathrooms and hot gas water system, it has one of the best locations in town, far enough from the riverside so it is not noisy, being very central at the foot of the bridge, only a few blocks from Train and Bus Station and you don`t have to do anymore long uphill hikes to get to your room! It is about 10 minutes from the hotspring pools. We try to include an economical accommodation option for this tour package to make it accessible for everyone but recommend that if you are wanting better accommodation in Aguas Calientes town to celebrate your accomplishment of the Inca Trail trek or any special date/ tour then please request one of the recommended hotel Upgrades below:
  • (Alternative accommodation based on double occupancy ).
  • UP-GRADING Hotels in Aguas Calientes
  • Hotel Presidente or Inka Town or Green Nature Standard USD$ 25.00 p/person
  • Green Nature Superior room US$ 36.00 p/person
  • Hotel Santuario US$ 49.00 p/person.
  • Hotel Andina Luxury US$ 46.00 p/person.
  • Mapi -INKATERRA US$ 90.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • Hotel Hatuchay Tower US$115.00 p/person
  • Hotel INKATERRA US$ 260.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • Sumaq Hotel 5 stars US$ 220.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • Hotel alongside Machupicchu: Sanctuary Lodge US$ 490.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • To guarantee your hotel reservation UP-GRADE, please include the payment of it in your tour booking deposit, so we can reserve and pay for your hotel in advance. All Hotel policies require full payment of your accommodation 20-45 days prior your reservation date.
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  • IMPORTANT: You must present your passport with the TAM immigration slip to all hotel accommodations. The national sales tax (18%) is charged to all Peruvian citizens and foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. In case the room is shared by both a taxable and non-taxable guest at the same time, the sales tax will be applied to the whole room. So please take every caution to not loose this piece of paper. You need to bring it to the Cusco office for your check-in.

Recommendations

  • Please Note: Hostel Viajeros in Aguas Calientes town is not a 3 star hotel but it is clean, safe and comfortable with a friendly and very helpfull staff. They have private Twin, Double and Triple rooms, with small private bathrooms and hot gas water system, it has one of the best locations in town, far enough from the riverside so it is not noisy, being very central at the foot of the bridge, only a few blocks from Train and Bus Station and you don`t have to do anymore long uphill hikes to get to your room! It is about 10 minutes from the hotspring pools. We try to include an economical accommodation option for this tour package to make it accessible for everyone but recommend that if you are wanting better accommodation in Aguas Calientes town to celebrate your accomplishment of the Inca Trail trek or any special date/ tour then please request one of the recommended hotel Upgrades below:
  • (Alternative accommodation based on double occupancy ).
  • UP-GRADING Hotels in Aguas Calientes
  • Hotel Presidente or Inka Town or Green Nature Standard USD$ 25.00 p/person
  • Green Nature Superior room US$ 36.00 p/person
  • Hotel Santuario US$ 49.00 p/person.
  • Hotel Andina Luxury US$ 46.00 p/person.
  • Mapi -INKATERRA US$ 90.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • Hotel Hatuchay Tower US$115.00 p/person
  • Hotel INKATERRA US$ 260.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • Sumaq Hotel 5 stars US$ 220.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • Hotel alongside Machupicchu: Sanctuary Lodge US$ 490.00 p/person.(Includes Dinner and Breakfast)
  • To guarantee your hotel reservation UP-GRADE, please include the payment of it in your tour booking deposit, so we can reserve and pay for your hotel in advance. All Hotel policies require full payment of your accommodation 20-45 days prior your reservation date.
  • ==========
  • IMPORTANT: You must present your passport with the TAM immigration slip to all hotel accommodations. The national sales tax (18%) is charged to all Peruvian citizens and foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. In case the room is shared by both a taxable and non-taxable guest at the same time, the sales tax will be applied to the whole room. So please take every caution to not loose this piece of paper. You need to bring it to the Cusco office for your check-in.
  • If you have time then come to Cusco earlier as there is so much to do here! we can easily add extra nights to your package and make a special deal for you.
  • ACCOMMODATION in Lima
  • Hotel Leon de Oro us$110 Double Private Room with Breakfast included.
  • OPTIONAL EXTRA On arrival to Lima . Reception at the Airport followed by transfer to the hotel to rest before flight tomorrow. Two hotel options and transfers included. For more info on this option request info.
  • Casa Andina Hotel us$85 Double Private Room with Breakfast included.
  • Montereal Hotel us$74 Double Private Room with Breakfast included.
  • Melodia Hotel De Luxe us$75 or us$50 Standard Double Private Room with Breakfast included.
  • Embajadores Hotel us$ 75 Double Private Room with Breakfast included.
  • Hotel Kamana us$ 60 Double Private Room with Breakfast included.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Cusco Saqsawaman & Sun Temple City Tour group tour price $15
  • Transport and English speaking Guide
  • Entrance fees to the sites are additional cost
  • http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/350/cusco-saqsawaman-sun-temple-citytour
  • This tour touches on the best of Cusco, the blend of the Inca and Colonial aquitecture and religious features meet beautifully in Cusco to give it its charm and character!
  • The stunning archaeological feats in building the famous Saqsayhuaman and other major Incan sites will astonish you. The stories of Pachacutec who was the initiator of many constructions here and in the Sacred Valley and so beloved by his people.
  • Leaving Frequency
  • Group Tours Daily Departures From 13:30 pm to 18:30 pm * guided tour with expert english speaking guides.
  • City tour
  • 1.30pm meet at the SAS office or predetermined location for transport. We first visit the central equisite architectural feats of the ancient "Koricancha" Temple, and the Principal Cathedral, in which the first stone was placed in 1560, is a marvel of the religious art possessing approximately 300 paintings from the Cusqueña School.
  • Then, the tour moves to the arqueological park complex of Saqsayhuamán, majestic place with impressive works in stone, some up to 120 tons. Q'enqo (Labyrinth) a religious center dedicated to the adoration of the Earth. Puca Pucara (reddish place) that was used as a military control center, and a mandatory stop for all travelers of the Inca era.
  • Tambomachay (Temple of the Water) a center of adoration and worship of water.
  • Private Tour – can be organised on request
  • 2 person (minimum) US$ 65 pp
  • 3 person 50 pp
  • 4 person 35 pp
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  • Tipon & South Valley Tour
  • http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/502/tipon-south-valley-tour
  • -Group shared service Price Information US$ 20.00 Duration: 5-6 hours.
  • TIPON – PIKILLACTA and ANDAHUAYLILLAS
  • VALLE SUR : South Valley Tour, Tipon Pikillacta y Andahuaylillas
  • This tour is known for combining beautiful natural landscapes, lakes of Urcos and Huacarpay, Inca architecture in Tipon, pre - Inca Wari architecture in Pikillaccta and a beautiful chapel, known as the "Sixtine Chapel of America"
  • Leaving Frequency Private Service Daily Departures ( From 09.00 am to 16:00 pm) or join a small group
  • 2 person minimum : US$ 80 pp
  • 3 person 60 pp
  • 4 person 45 pp
  • * with experts english speaking guides.
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  • Moray, Maras & Salt mines
  • -Group shared service Price Information US$ 20.00 Duration: approx 5 - 6hours.
  • http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/499/moray-maras-salt-mines
  • CHINCHERO
  • Located 28 kilometers from Cusco and surrounded by patchwork style fields of exquisite natural colours. Chincheros is a charming town, with colonial style constructions and was a major agricultural center during the Tawantinsuyo. One can appreciate the stone walls with trapezoidal niches that provide the setting for the traditional market, where they still practice bartering. The Chincheros women can always be recognized for their very distinguishing clothing and braided hair. The famous church and arquelogical site here requires the tourist ticket.
  • MORAY
  • a further breathtaking 20 kms drive with the beautiful snowcapped Chicon and Veronica mountains in the Cordillera Vilcanota as a backdrop we continue through to Moray. In Moray we visit “ the Inca agricultural greenhouse or laboratory”, consisting of four platforms amphitheater style. Has a depth of 150 meters, the overlapping concentric circular stone rings widen as they rise. It was an experimental place to study the adaptation of plants to new ecosystems.
  • MARAS/ SALINERAS ( Salt mines )
  • located 7 miles from Moray at altitude of 3, 380 m is a small village, as a model of a miniature city. Famous for its salt mines, made up of about 3000 small wells with an area average size of about 5 ms ². These were already exploited since Inca times as a means of economic exchange and securities. Very interesting to see how the salt is recovered from these mines and the lives of those who work here.
  • Private Tour - Daily Departures
  • 2 person (minimum) US$ 85 pp
  • 3 person 65 pp
  • 4 person 55 pp
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  • Horse Back Riding 4 Ruins (4Hrs) US$ 20.00
  • Entrance fees to the sites are additional cost
  • http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/513/horse-back-riding-4-ruins-4hrs
  • Leaving Frequency Daily Departures 9 am or 1pm
  • The landscapes between Yuncaypata valley near Tambomachay Inca Complex and Saqsaywaman are spectacular and offer amazing views of the mountains toward the sacred valley region crossing the old Inca road to Pucamarca and Huchuy-Qosqo. Deep Andean valleys as well as the 4 famous arquelogical sites of this region Puca-pucara,Tambomachay, Qenqo and Saqsaywaman once used as a great "House of the Sun" temple, before the arriving of the conquistadors.
  • Temple of the moon and the monkeys cave are on route.
  • From this area as well you can see the majestic Ausangate snow mountain looking toward the south.
  • Horse Back Riding Mystic (4hrs) $20
  • http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/503/horse-back-riding-mystic-4hrs
  • 4 hours – (Mystical Rute : Cusilluchayoq, Temple of the Moon and X zone does not require Tourist Ticket if you do not visit Saqsayhuaman )
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  • River Rafting 1 Day Urubamba $45
  • Day 1: URUBAMBA RAFTING 1 DAY - CHUQUICAHUANA SECTION
  • This section is called Chuquicahuana and is the best part of the Urubamba River it is located at 2 hours southern from Cusco. It is classified as class II, III and III+. This section has continuous rapids and for one day trip it's a great fun.
  • Departure: 09:00am.
  • Return: 16:30 pm.
  • Trip grading: II and III
  • Distance in the water: 18 km
  • Time in the water: 2.4 hours
  • Best time from May to December
  • One of our most popular rafting sections during the season is the Cusipata section, in the upper part of the river. It is a scenic tour and half to arrive there and it is worth every minute. Cusipata section is one of the nicest rivers of the Urubamba for rafting activities, as it is less crowded, tranquil and cleaner than the Ollantaytambo part in the Sacred Valley. It consists of rapids that are graded II, III, and IV plus. Overall, you will be running the water for about 2 and a half hours, with some parts for relaxing and soaking up the experience, and other parts for pumping up your adrenalina levels.
  • Upon your arrival to the river, you will gear up with your wetsuits, helmets, waterproof jacket, and life jacket. The guide will take that oppertunity to give a 15 minute safely briefing, anda give general information for beginners (how to paddle, follow instructions).
  • You can leave your day pack on the bus while you are the trip. On the river, you will be encounter class II, and III plus rapids, as well as some introductory rapids. Some rapids are techinical so our expert guides will scout ahead and indicate appropriate directions, commands. Also, there will be a guide in a Kayac for protecction for your safety. Finally, you will arrive at the end of the rafting section. This trip is known to be full of fun, with lots of “adrenalina pumpers” along the way. You will have a great picnic lunch, with hot and cold drinks, right there in the middle of the small village or near the river with fantastic landscapes from the andes in Peru.
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  • Mountain Biking Moray & Salt mine
  • http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/393/mountain-biking-moray-salt-mine
  • CHINCHERO:
  • Located 28 kilometers from Cusco and surrounded by patchwork style fields of exquisite natural colours. Chincheros is a charming town, with colonial style constructions and was a major agricultural center during the Tawantinsuyo. One can appreciate the stone walls with trapezoidal niches that provide the setting for the traditional market, where they still practice bartering. The Chincheros women can always be recognized for their very distinguishing clothing and braided hair. The famous chuch and arquelogical site here requires the tourist ticket.
  • MORAY:
  • a further breathtaking 20 kms drive with the beautiful snowcapped Chicon and Veronica mountains in the Cordillera Vilcanota as a backdrop we continue through to Moray. In Moray we visit “ the Inca agricultural greenhouse or laboratory”, consisting of four platforms amphitheater style or. Has a depth of 150 meters, the overlapping concentric circular stone rings widen as they rise. It was an experimental place to study the adaptation of plants to new ecosystems.
  • MARAS / SALINERAS:
  • located 7 miles from Moray at altitude of 3, 380 m is a small village, as a model of a miniature city. Famous for its salt mines, made up of about 3000 small wells with an area average size of about 5 ms ². These were already exploited since Inca times as a means of economic exchange and securities. Very interesting to see how the salt is recovered from these mines and the lives of those who work here.
  • Leaving Frequency
  • Daily Departures:
  • We can leave minimun with 2 person.
  • Price Information
  • US$ 45.00
  • Please Note
  • Our aim is to join 2 or 3 reservations into a small group to make a 4 person group to keep the price at US$45.
  • .. however often people like to keep private so they know that they can ride at their prefered standard with the guide.
  • therefore prices are regulated as follows.
  • 2 person: US $ 65 per person
  • 3 – pax US $ 55
  • 4 - pax US $ 45
  • 5 – 7 pax US $ 40
  • 8 –10 pax US $ 38
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  • Mountain Biking Qenqo 6 hours
  • ½ Day
  • Puca Pucara-Tambomachay-Qórao Pass- Yuncaypata- Santa Maria-Larapa
  • 2 pax US $ 65 per person
  • 3- 4PAXS $ 50
  • 5-7 PAXS $ 45
  • 8- 10PAXS $ 40
  • Difficulty
  • Moderate – Experienced Route
  • Day 1: Puca Pucara-Tambomachay-Qórao Pass- Yuncaypata- Santa Maria-Larapa
  • Daily Departures from 08.00-13:00 Hrs or 13:00-18:00 Hrs After meeting in the SAS Travel offices we will be transported by private van up into the hills overlooking Cusco, to the Inca Site, Puca Pucara. From there we will follow a path towards another well known site, Tambomachay. In passing, you will see ruins on your sides and mountains in front of you, and Cusco behind you as you swerve through the mountain routes and onto the next, and most popular part of this tour, Yuncaypata. Yuncaypata is an area well known amongst local bikers as one of the most popular and used routes around the district. With well beaten paths to follow, it is pure descent into the beautiful Cusco district, Santa Maria. Never have you seen such an amazing area for off road biking. This area was made for downhill biking. And on downwards to the finishing point, Larapa, where you will take a public transport back to Cusco.
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  • Cusco Tourist Ticket (Boleto Turistico) this visitors ticket costs 130 soles approx US$45 (half price for students) and is valid for 10 days..
  • The full Cusco Tourist Ticket ticket allows you entry to 15 sites These sites which are part of the City tour are Sacsayhuaman / Qenko/Puca Pucara/Tambo Machay and these sites which are visited in the Sacred Valley tour are Pisac/Ollantaytambo/Chinchero plus other sites in Cusco such as Religious Art Museum / Church of San Blas / Regional History Museum
  • The entrance to Moray is included on the full ticket and is used when doing the mountain biking tour
  • Cusco Tourist Ticket is sold at the sites themselves and can be bought on the day of tour if you like.
  • Note this ticket does not include: Entrance to Koricancha (or Qorikancha) 10 soles Entrance to Cathedral 25 soles (the visit of the Cathedral is optional as many people prefer not to visit now that it is more expensive so there is the option to have afternoon tea in a restored Colonial house / hotel if you prefer during this part of the City tour)
  • Cusco Tourist Ticket also includes the admission to the Cusco folk dances and music at Cusco Art Center in the 3rd block of Sol Avenue, presentation everynight from 7:00 pm
  • Alternatively you can purchase a partial ticket for 70 soles which allows a one day only visit of just the 4 Archeological sites if you are not planning to visit any of the Sacred Valley sites such as Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chincheros or a one day only partial ticket to visit the Sacred Valley sites such as Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chincheros ( Moray ) if you are not going to have time to visit the 4 Archeological sites of Saqsayhuaman /Qenqo /Pucapucara /Tambomachay.
  • The partial ticket for 70 soles does not allow for any further discount for ISIC card holders. Student partial ticket cost is also 70 soles

Booking Information

  • Firstly.- Before you book your tour we urge you to read all the information, descriptions, general details, booking conditions and tour notes for your trip.
  • Step 1.- CLICK ON: [http://sastravel.online-systems.co
  • or AVAILABILITY AND BOOKING in the menu** (choose Adventure Cusco & Culture 6 Day)
  • Step 2.- REGISTER choose your package name Adventure Cusco & Culture 6 Day and register your personal details and then the details of anyone travelling with you in the Travelling with section. You will receive a Reservation Code (eg: 240611001) It is best to pay for all persons in your party with the 1 reservation code.
  • Step 3.- PAY A BOOKING DEPOSIT US$300.00 per person through WESTERN UNION Money Transfer in order to: Juan Carlos VALER SANGA (Peru) Upon transferring the money email us the Money Transfer Number (MTCN) copy of your reservation and amount paid to: office@sastravelperu.com and david@sastravelperu.com to confirm your deposit. We will confirm your reservation on the same day.
  • PAY YOUR BOOKING DEPOSIT ONLINE.-with Master Card or Visa: US$ 315.00 per person. (US$ 300.00 include 5% card charge.)
  • FINAL PAYMENT: The remaining balance needs to be paid 1 month in advance. However as this package tour includes accommodation in Hotel Marqueses we have a special arrangement. The amount that needs to be paid to the hotel is subtracted from the final balance and is paid in US$ cash directly to the hotel and this is how we get that special offer of the free room upgrade for you.
  • PACKAGE PRICE INCLUDE: Tourist Buses and De Luxe Expedition train tickets, accommodation in 3 start hotels, excursions with English speaking guides, 24 hours emergency assistance to ensure you have a peace of mind and safe vacation and all in and out transfers to airports, train station or bus terminals. This means when you get off a bus, plane, or train, you will be met by one of our SAS Travel english speaking representatives, who will drive you to your hotel or to your next tour. ( Breakfast in all your Hotels, Meals are included when are indicated)
  • PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE: International air fares to Peru, meals other than those specified in your itinerary, personal expenses, personal insurance, and tips. Entrance fees to the archaeological sites in the tours (165 Soles or US$ 65) to pay directly to controlers.
  • TRAVEL INSURANCE: We recommend you to obtain a personal Travel Insurance, including Medical Problems, Baggage loss or damage. If you need help to find a travel Insurance Company please let us know. Eg, Nomad Travel Insurances.
  • PRIVACY POLICY: All the information you provide us, full name, passport number, nationality, date of birth, telephone number, and address or your credit card info will be used strictly to process your trip arrangements. This information will not be shared with anyone.

Terms & Conditions

  • The main details of these conditions pertain to the Machu Picchu tour on day 3 and 4 .
  • Apart from this please note the local payment of entrance fees required for the City and Sacred Valley tours
  • Flights Our prices do not include air fares but if you would like information or quotes just let us know.
  • 8.- CANCELATION O F PACKAGE by CLIENT:
  • Cancelation of tour within 3- 2 months before departure incurs a loss of 15% of total tour cost,
  •  Cancelation of tour within 2 month and 1month before departure incurs a loss of 30% of total tour cost,
  •  Cancelation of tour within 1 month and 14days before departure incurs a loss of 60% of total tour cost,
  •  Cancelation of tour within 14 days and 48 hours before departure incurs a loss of 80% of total tour cost,
  •  Cancelation of tour within 48 hours of departure incurs a loss of 100% of total tour cost,
  •  We can always provide you with a document to certify illness and present for your travel insurance
  • TRAVEL INSURANCE.- We strongly recommend that full insurance is taken out, which includes cover, under certain circumstances, against the loss of deposit or cancellation charges. Please note that no reimbursements are given when cancellations occur or for any unused services.
  • SAS TRAVEL CONDITIONS: Machupicchu "SUNRISE" Tour with Huaynapicchu Mt walk 2 Day/1 Night
  • 1.- FINAL PAYMENT: You must pay the full balance of your tour 1 month before the date of your tour departure using any of the payment options above. If you need to amend or add anything to your final confirmation invoice ie upgrade hotel Aguas Calientes etc you should contact us at least 6 weeks prior to the tour. This is done by responding to the email with your final confirmation and indicating any extra ítems to be added and then we can adjust your invoice accordingly and reconfirm the exact balance you need to pay by emailing you within that week. (you need to add the 5% credit card comission or 6% Pay pal commission or other fees depending on which payment method you choose.
  • You then can enter the same ONLINE SYSTEM http://sastravel.online-booking.co/pay.php with your reservation reference code or contact us for bank details. Once we receive your payment in full we send you a further email with your confirmation and last minute details.
  • 2.- Bring your Passport, Immigration card (and ISIC card if applicable ) to our office on arrival to Cusco
  • 3.- The student US$20 discount for use of student cards is regulated by the site and INC itself, not SAS Travel. All student ISIC cards are validated by the control of the park and only accepted if you scanned a clear copy of your valid ISIC card through with your deposit at the time of booking and it was confirmed. A Youth Travel card is not accepted by the control.
  • 4.- Cost of tour is based on double occupancy ...single supplement cost additional for single travelers is US $20
  • 5.- Please note Hostel Viajeros is not a 3 star hotel but is clean, safe and comfortable. If you are wanting alternative accomodation this can be organised, these are some upgrade options and the corresponding supplemental cost based on double occupancy see Recomendations. Please let us know of this request at the time of booking.
  • 6.- You must carry a clear copy of your passport and valid ISIC card (if applicable) on the tour. You must present your passport with the TAM immigration slip to all hotel accommodations. The national sales tax (18%) is charged to all Peruvian citizens and foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. In case the room is shared by both a taxable and non-taxable guest at the same time, the sales tax will be applied to the whole room. So please take every caution to not lose this piece of paper. You need to bring it to the Cusco office for your checkin.
  • 7.- Changes to schedules or dates can only be made if there is availability in the alternative date and when train tickets have been finalised this incurs a furhter administration charge of $10 per ticket. At times a change of date may only be possible with an upgrade and so the difference in price would also need to be paid.
  • 9.- What is not Included:
  • Breakfast on Day 1
  • Lunch and Dinner on Day 2nd
  • Drinks or snacks
  • Hot Springs 10 soles Optional (US$3)
  • Single Supplement for single/solo travelers US$20 per room
  • Tips for your guide.
  • 10. Climbing Huayna Picchu mountain (1.5 -2 Hrs), if you are booking for high season and Huayna Picchu permits have already run out then we can offer permits for the Montana Machu Picchu climb. This is higher so check the information in “Please Note” on the web page. http://www.sastravelperu.com/english/program/353/sacred-valley-aguas-calientes-machupicchu-and-huaynapicchu-mt-walk-quotcomboquot-tour-2d1n If you prefer not to do that option let us know immediately and we can reduce the cost of your tour by $10 and you can do one of the other unguided walks such as these 2 which are already included in the Machu Picchu ticket.
  • 11.Travel insurance is strongly recommended..SAS Travel will take all reasonable care in providing service to our clients to avoid accident, illness, loss of personal property and will only employ suitably qualified staff to our clients to avoid accident, illness, loss of personal property and will only employ suitably qualified staff. We accept responsibility for the actions of our own employees. SAS Travel cannot however be responsible for any action or event that was unforeseeable or unavoidable. We also cannot be responsible for improper acts by clients or other third party. You are totally responsable for your own personal property and rented equipment.
  • 12.- SAS Travel does not take responsibility for additional costs due to unfavorable weather conditions, natural catastrophe, strikes, accidents, illness, injury, loss of personal items, etc. It is the clients responsibility to carry insurance to cover these types of events. We reserve the right to modify or cancel the program due to any of the unforeseen conditions listed above.
  •  I have read and accept the conditions.Please read the information below to learn more about your booking with SAS Travel.
  • HOTEL MARQUESES INFORMATION AND CONDITIONS.-
  • The HOTEL MARQUESES is great value in a prime safe location, only 1 and 1/2 blocks from the main plaza with a lovely colonial courtyard and refurbished rooms. It has an amazing history going back 400 years which is great for classic photos!
  • All rooms are equipped with heating, security boxes, cable T.V and private bathrooms .
  • Includes buffet breakfast and free shuttle transfer to and from the airport. Access to an English speaking staff person 24 hours a day.
  • Both Delux and Standard Rooms have private bathrooms with 24 hour hot water. Delux rooms have shower and bath and the rooms are very spacious with much more natural lighting and character. They are located in the front courtyard area.
  • For those celebrating special occaisions, (maybe a Honeymoon) reserve “The Suite” - Valued at $150 for 2 persons … tastefully furnished spacious rooms !
  • The professional staff guarantee you a wonderful, safe and unforgetable visit to Cusco.
  • To receive your free transfer from the airport please advise us of the full arrival details at least 3 days before arrival. Please send your flight arrival details (TIME / AIRLINE / FLIGHT #:/ DATE) to us once you have confirmed your flight. We need this information at least 3 days in advance. If you have any last minute flight changes ring (84 from Lima ) 264249 or if international use with country code (+51 84) 264249
  • Please note . Even though there are many people waiting around the airport trying to sell tours or hotels on your arrival…we do not have a Marqueses representative inside the airport except for the SAS transfer driver.
  • The SAS driver waits for you outside the arrival area with the SAS logo or Marqueses logo on a sign.
  • Checkout time is 10.00 am but you are welcome to leave luggage in storage for as long as you like! Breakfast can be served from 05.30 am to 10:30 am
  • Reconfirmation of domestic flights is a free service but please give the reception the details of your flight at least 2 days in anticipation so it can be reconfirmed and your shuttle transfer to the airport organised for you. We need your airline flight # and reservation code if you can find it. With Lan Peru flights you can do an online checkin select your seats and print out your boarding pass to allow your transfer to the airport to be organised for only 1 hour in advance. Otherwise with other airlines or without your boarding pass check in for domestic flights is required just under 2 hours before departure so we would need organise the transfer to the airport for around 2 hours before your flight time. Without the information in advance we may not be able to accommodate your transfer to the airport so please ensure you advise reception of your details early in your stay.
  • If you are feeling exceptionally ill for the altitude or any other health issue we generally contact Cusco Medical Assistance located in Av La Paz phone :224016 or 224178 and they work directly with people travel insurance to make things a bit easier.
  • Please note all rooms in the hotel are considered a smoke free zone. The open Colonial courtyard is the only area which is permitted for smoking to protect the art and historical items of the building. Please feel free to use the book exchange in the second patio.
  • If you are unsure of anything that cannot be clarified easily through the hotel,
  • You can also ask Reception to contact Robyn to assist in English at any time.
  • FAILURE to contact the hotel at least 48 hours in advance to inform of a cancellation will result in a no show which authorizes the charge of the first nights accommodation. For bookings in June July and August cancellations must be confirmed at least 4 days in advance to avoid cancellation fees. (+51 84) 264249
  • In the case of a booking that reserves more than 3 rooms (ie group) a cancellation must be received by the hotel 5 days in advance to avoid a no show charge.