City Tour Cusco Half Day + Tickets

Plaza Principal del Cusco
Catedral del Cusco
Monolito de Qenqo
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SUMMARY: The tour begins between 8:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. with the tourist's pick up at their hotel. Then we will go to the Plaza de Armas where we will visit the Cathedral. After this, we will visit the Coricancha temple, the most important of all the Tahuantinsuyo. On board the minivan we will travel to the Sacsayhuaman fortress. In the same way we will visit the Inca sites of Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay. Finally we will return to the city of Cusco where we will arrive at 2 in the afternoon on average. (See full itinerary with maps)

  • Tour time: 5 hours.
  • Tour guide in English or Spanish.
  • I pick up from the door of your hotel.
  • Security during the tour.
  • Easy payment with Visa, MasterCard or PayPal.
  • Immediate confirmation.

By purchasing the tour you benefit from the following

  • Shuttle service throughout the tour.

  • Cusco tourist ticket: Entrance to the Cathedral of Cuzco, Coricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay.


All the attractions of the city of Cusco are included in the City Tour. The All Included Service offers maximum security during the trip as well as tickets, transport and specialized guide. The trip allows you to visit: the Cathedral, Main Square, Coricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Tambomachay and Puca Pucara.

Everything you need to know about the City Tour Cusco Half Day!

Services included in the tour

The tour includes admission to all tourist attractions: The Cathedral, the Coricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay. It also offers full transportation and professional tour guide service.

Rates and promotions

The tour offers cheap rates according to the tourist market of Cusco. Rates are promotional for foreign and Peruvian tourists. Since everything is already included, the visitor does not need to buy anything additional.

The tour itinerary

The first site to visit is the Coricancha. Then you visit the Cathedral of Cusco. By minivan you get to Sacsayhuaman. Finally you visit in order: Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay. The tour ends in Cusco at 6.30 pm.


The City Tour Cusco offers visits to various tourist attractions such as the archaeological sites of Coricancha, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay. In addition, visitors will be able to appreciate the Cathedral and the Plaza de Armas of Cusco. Unmissable places on your visit!.



The Cathedral is located just in front of the Main Square of Cusco. It is the most important colonial temple in the city. The entrance ticket to its interior is already included in the tour.


The Coricancha was the most important Inca temple in Tahuantinsuyo. It has the thinnest walls. It is a few steps from the Main Square. The entrance ticket is already included in the tour.

Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay

The complex of archaeological sites of Sacsayhuaman is made up of: Qenqo, Pucapucara, Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman itself. All are included in the tour.

Why is the city of Cusco the 'Archaeological Capital of America'?

The city of Cusco is the ancient capital of the Inca Empire. There incredible temples were built like Sacsayhuaman or the Coricancha. The importance of Cusco was such that the Incas considered it the 'Navel of the world'.

Updated prices 2023

Find out about the prices of the half-day Cusco City Tour both in shared service and in private service. The itinerary of both services is the same. The shared service is designed for visitors of different origins. Private service, for couples, families, groups of friends and more.

How much does the City Tour Cusco cost?Price per person
ForeignPeruvian National
City Tour group service60 dollars50 dollars
Number of passengers23456 and up
Price100 USD80 USD70 USD65 USD60 USD

*The prices are per person, the private service is carried out from 2 visitors to more and must be requested by email to

How is the itinerary?

The City Tour starts at about 9.30 a.m. in the Main Square of Cusco. There you will visit the famous Cathedral. A few steps away is the temple of Coricancha, the most important of the entire empire. Finally, you will travel by minivan to the outskirts of Cusco, where the archaeological sites of Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay are located. The tour ends around 2:00 pm. See the detailed itinerary:

1 Start and visit to the Cathedral, Sacsayhuaman and Qenqo.

  1. The tour begins in the Plaza de Armas of Cusco. There we will visit the Cathedral of Cusco, famous for its treasures and colonial works of art.
  2. Then the minivan will take us to the famous Sacsayhuaman fortress.
  3. Then it's time to go and visit the Qenqo temple, just a few kilometers away. The visit to all places is with a professional tour guide.

2 From Qenqo you can visit Pucapucara and Tambomachay.

  1. From Qenqo, we board the minivan again to go to the archaeological site of Pucapucara, located a few kilometers away.
  2. Then, just a few steps away, you will visit the Tambomachay temple famous for its water channels. Both places are also visited in the company of a professional tour guide.

3 Return and visit to Coricancha

  1. After knowing Tambomachay, it is time to return on our public transport to the city of Cusco.
  2. Before finishing the tour we will stop at the famous Coricancha temple. There we tour its sacred precincts with our tour guide.
  3. In a central square to the tourist hotels the tour ends.


The city of Cusco is located in southern Peru, at 3,399 meters above sea level. At this altitude, it is common for visitors to suffer from the so-called 'altitude sickness'. Its most frequent symptoms are fatigue, dizziness and vomiting. Know this and other important information for the City Tour.

altitude sickness Cusco

The altitude sickness

Altitude sickness causes fatigue, dizziness and even vomiting. It is recommended to adapt to the climate of Cusco 1 day before doing the City Tour.

What to bring City Tour Cusco

What to bring?

To combat the sun (and possible rain) it is recommended to bring a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, raincoat, hiking shoes, snacks, and mineral water.

Tourists in Cusco photos

Sanitary measures?

As a sanitary measure, the limit of tourists per group was reduced to a maximum of 8 people. In addition, along the route, protection measures against Covid 19 are complied with.


The City Tour in 'Private Service' is a good alternative for groups of friends or a family that wants a more personal visit to the city of Cusco. Transportation and tour guide are exclusive to the visitor and their group.

Transportation to Cusco

Pick up and return at the door of your hotel

The tourist will be met at the door of his hotel. At the end of the tour, the visitor will be able to choose the point where the transportation will drop him/her off (at his/her hotel or in a central square).

Transportation Cusco

Transportation in full private service

The minivan will be destined only for the group of tourists who chose the private group. The start time is at the time that the visitor considers convenient.

Guide Cusco

Exclusive tour guide for groups

The tour guide will be more dynamic because the tour will be conducted with a small group of tourists (from 1 to a maximum of 8 people).

The City Tour in private service is optional. To request it, please send an e-mail to


The City Tour offers the entrance to all the tourist attractions of the city of Cusco: Qenqo, Puca Pucara, Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman. In addition, transportation service, tourist guide as well as the entrance to the Cathedral and the Main Square. All within a well organized and safe tour.

Entrance to all sites

The tour includes the purchase of the Cusco Tourist Ticket, that is, the income to Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay. It also includes the entrance to the Coricancha and the Cathedral of Cusco.

Tour guide service

The tour guides are certified professionals fluent in English, Spanish and more. The guide will accompany you through all the tourist attractions of the city.

Full transportation

The transportation is complete and is carried out in a spacious and comfortable minivan. It will take the tourist through the various archaeological sites of the city of Cusco.

What is the archaeological complex of Sacsayhuaman?

The archaeological complex of Sacsayhuaman includes the sites of Qenqo, Puca Pucara, Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman. Admission to all these tourist attractions are included in the City Tour 'All Included Service'.


The City Tour offers several benefits for tourists: it includes personalized assistance during the entire tour, pick up from the visitor from the door of your hotel and easy payment methods. In addition, the tour offers the option of private service. All organized by an agency authorized by the authorities of Peru.

Easy payment 100% online

Paying for the City Tour is easy and safe. You can do it instantly from home using Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club or PayPal. Payment is made quickly. You don't need queues!

Cancellation option and change of date

You can cancel or change the date of the tour. You just have to request it at least 3 days in advance by sending an email to: Remember to do it in advance.

Authorized agency with constant assistance

We are a tourism agency with years of experience. We are authorized with code AUT00115. You can easily contact us at or 084-207064.


Still have doubts? Check out the frequently asked questions by visitors who choose the tour. If you still have any questions, you can contact us at

1) Can everyone do the tour?

Yes, people of any age can enter the archaeological sites included in the tour.

2) Are there refunds?

Yes, for this you must send a refund request up to 3 days before the start of the tour. To know the penalties you can review our terms and conditions.

3) How to book the tour with a guide in another language?

The tour includes a shared tour guide in English or Spanish. To request a guide in another language please send an email to

4) How many people are in the tour group?

Due to the rules established to combat Covid 19, the groups are made up of a maximum of 8 people.

5) How is the payment made?

Payment can be made by credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club or PayPal).

6) Does the tour include food?

No. The tour does not include food. A good option is to bring mineral water and snacks with you.

7) Can I change the date of a purchased tour?

Yes, to do so you must send a request by e-mail. Remember that you must do it with a maximum of 3 days in advance. To know the penalties you can review our terms and conditions.

8) Does the tour comply with the security measures against Covid 19?

Yes, at each stage of the tour, we comply with hand disinfection, temperature measurement, social distancing (1.5 meters) and the use of masks. In addition, Cusco is certified with the 'Safe Destination' seal, so travel with total safety!

9) Is there free admission to the archaeological sites?

No, currently the entrance to the archaeological sites of the tour does have a cost that is already included in the service. In 2020, admission to these sites was free but this offer does not continue today.

10) No attention at the Cathedral?

Currently, entry to the Cathedral is allowed. In 2020, due to Covid 19, it was closed to the public.