Tour of Sacred Valley in Cusco

Explore Pisaq, Ollantaytambo plus 2 Ruins more!

Enjoy with us the best tour from Cusco to the Sacred Valley of the Incas along the Vilcanota River. Bring home an unforgettable experience at a reasonable price. On this full-day tour, we will visit archaeological remains from the pre-Inca and Inca period, Andean landscapes, living Inca cities such as Ollantaytambo, and we will also learn a lot about their traditions.

The Classic Tour to the Sacred Valley from Cusco lasts 12 to 14 hours,  from about 8 am to 7 pm. We include must-see places such as Pisaq and Ollantaytambo—Inca ruins— and the Pisaq Indian Market. We can also add more attractions to this itinerary, such as the Maras salt mines and the Moray circular platforms for cultivation.

You will also taste the best Novo-Andean Culinary lunch in Urubamba City, where we recommend a premium restaurant for local and Peruvian Cooking.

Schedule & Details

  • Tour Schedules
    • Group Tour:
      • Every day at 6:30am for All Attractions Included Sacred Valley Tour
      • Every day at 8am for the Classic Tour of Sacred Valley
    • Private Tour:
      • Every day on request, we recommend a 8am starting time

We do not operate on the 1st of January

  • Language
    • Group Tour:
      • All Attractions Included Sacred Valley Tour is always Bilingual (Spanish & English)
      • Classic Tour of Sacred Valley is only in one language (Spanish, English), you choose the language
    • Private Tour:
      • Private Tour of Sacred Valley, is only in one language (Spanish, English), you choose the language, if you prefer another language, let us know your preference!
  • Duration
    • About 12 to 14 hours
  • How to recognize our Official Tour Guides?
    • Once you book with us, you will be given all of the details
  • Tour Type
    • Group tour or 100% Private tour, you choose your cup of tea, the tour is focused on history, designed exclusively for adults
    • If you have kids, we recommend you to reserve a private tour for the sacred valley
  • Transportation
    • By bus
  • Accessibility
    • This tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility
  • Tour Ending Place
    • Group Tour: Next to the Plaza de Armas
    • Private Tour: We can finish anywhere in the historical center such as the Plaza de Armas or drop you off at your hotel or Airbnb
  • How to make reservations?
    • Please contact us via this page. We will give you a quote, and once we agree, you will receive a custom offer with the price
    • If you are browsing with a cell phone, click on the Book Now button on the Menu or Scroll down
  • Please Bring
    • Sweaters or jackets, raincoat, non-slip walking shoes, caps or hats, sunglasses, water, and local currency for the entrance tickets(Tourist Ticket)
  • Interior Visit
    • This tour includes visiting the mentioned attractions from the interior
  • Included
    • Group Tour:
      • Bus pick-up from your hotel as long as you stay in the historic center
      • 100% authorized guides and an excellent narrative of history
      • Buffet lunch, eat as much as you like!
      • Tourist bus with air-conditioning
    • Private Tour:
      • Bus and tour guide pick-up from your hotel, Airbnb, or anywhere in Cusco city
      • 100% authorized guides and an excellent narrative of history
      • Buffet lunch, eat as much as you like!
      • 100% private tourist bus with air-conditioning
  • Not Included

    • This excursion does not include the Tourist Ticket of Cusco, which you must pay for in cash – local currency – at the archaeological sites. There are two different types of ticket, depending on how many monuments you would like to visit:
      • Full ticket: 130 Soles per person about 38 USD
      • Partial ticket: 70 Soles per person about 21 USD
    • If you book All Attraction Included Sacred Valley Tour, you will need an extra ticket for Maras Salineras – salt mines. The cost is 10 Soles, buy it at the attractions in cash –  local currency
    • Dinner
    • Tips for the crew
    • *Kids and minors may have discounts on the entrance fees
    • *You can buy the tickets the same day of your tour
    • *The Tourist Ticket or Boleto Turístico will let you access to the Inca Ruins, you can buy the ticket the same day as your tour | If you have kids over 10 years old, they will be require to pay for the ticket, please learn more at Wha is Tourist Ticket of Cusco?
    • *Bring local currency for the Tourist Ticket
  • Frequently Asked Questions?
    • I use a wheelchair; can I take this tour?
    • Will my kids love this tour?
    • Find all answers FAQs here
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Price

  • Group Tour:
    • All Attractions Included Sacred Valley Tour
      • 35 USD per person
    • Classic Tour of Sacred Valley
      • 30 USD per person
  • Private Tour:
    • Private Tour of Sacred Valley
      • 90 USD per person based on 2 people
      • 80 USD per person based on 3 people
      • 70 USD per person based on 4 people

Price for Kids:

    • Children under 4 years go on the tour for free
    • If you have children between 5 years old and 10 years old, they must pay for the price of the tour to ensure that they have a seat on the bus
    • We have different prices for children between the ages of 5 and 10 years old
    • Kids older than 11 and teenagers pay the regular rate
    • Don´t get confused between the tour-price and the entrance ticket prices for the attractions. The cost of the entrance tickets for the attractions is bought and paid for by you. The fee for this tour does not include the cost of tickets for the attractions

Discounts:

    • If you travel alone, with your family or in a group of 3 or more people, let us know, we have great discounts

Meeting Point

    • Group Tour: We include bus pick-up from your hotel (applies only if your hotel is located in the historic center), otherwise come to the Rejocijo square, let us know your preference via e-mail
    • Private Tour: We include bus and tour guide pick-up from your hotel, Airbnb, or any location in Cusco city or otherwise, you can also come to Rejocijo square. Let us know your preference via e-mail
If you wish we can meet in Regocijo square

Itinerary

Check below for our Itineraries for the Sacred Valley. Consider that the route may change because of strikes, weather issues, and festivities. However, we will do our best to follow up the itinerary

  1. Group Tour: All Attractions Included Sacred Valley Tour

    • Pick-up at your hotel at 6:30am – if applicable or requested
    • Chinchero Indian Market. We include the market to help keep the tour prices low if you want to skip this place, you can book a private sacred valley tour
    • Chinchero Inca Ruins
    • Moray Inca ruins
    • Maras Salt mines
    • Buffet Lunch at Urubamba City
    • Ollantaytambo Inca ruins
    • Pisaq Inca ruins
    • Pisaq Indian Market. We include the market to help keep the tour prices low if you want to skip this place, you can book a private sacred valley tour
    • We will end the tour next to the Plaza de Armas by at about 6:30pm
  2. Group Tour: Classic Tour of Sacred Valley

    • Pick-up at your hotel at 8am – if applicable or requested
    • Pisaq Inca ruins
    • Pisaq Indian Market. We include the market to help keep the tour prices low if you want to skip this place, you can book a private sacred valley tour
    • Lunch at Urubamba city
    • Ollantaytambo Inca ruins
    • Chinchero Inca ruins
    • Chinchero Indian market. We include the market to help keep the tour prices low if you want to skip this place, you can book a private sacred valley tour
    • We will end the tour next to the Plaza de Armas by at about 6:30pm
  3. Private Tour: Private Tour of Sacred Valley

    • Pick-up at your hotel at the requested time, we recommend 8am
    • Pisaq Inca ruins
    • The Traditional Pisac market – Optional
    • Lunch at Urubamba city
    • Ollantaytambo Inca ruins
    • Chinchero Inca ruins
    • We will begin this tour next to the Plaza de Armas, your favorite restaurant, your hotel, or the Airbnb location you choose! | We will end this tour by about 6pm

Note: We can always include other attractions such as Maras and Moray to this tour. However, it is not recommended because of timing reasons. Instead, we suggest you do Maras + Moray tour another day

Cancellations

You can cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance. Otherwise, a fee of 50% of the cost of the tour will apply

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