So, you're going to be in Cusco? Make every second count with this jam-packed three-day tour. With a CEO leading the way, visit the nearby Templo de la Luna, hike past lesser-known ruins, have a pop-up picnic with a beautiful view of the city, then make your way to the main plaza for a bite and a drink at a local pub. Cusco, here you come!
Meet your fellow travellers and CEO at a 9am briefing before heading out on the day's activity. Enjoy a hike starting from the main plaza of Cusco through the San Blas neighbourhood and out of the city on an original Inca Trail. Along the way, visit the Templo de la Luna (Temple of the Moon) and Kusillochayoc ruins before enjoying a picnic lunch in the countryside. Continue walking back into Cusco and the Plaza to finish off with a well deserved drink at a popular local bar.<p><strong>Additional Information: </strong> Please note that this tour begins at 9am on day 1. We recommend booking pre-tour accommodation in Cusco in order to ensure timely arrival to the welcome briefing and the day's activities, if not otherwise completing another G Adventures tour that finishes on the same day,</p><p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Your opportunity to meet your CEO and fellow travellers, and learn more about your tour. Don't forget to see the notice in the lobby (or ask reception) for the official time and place to meet up with the group.</p><p><strong>ACTIVITY: </strong> Enjoy a hike into the surrounding countryside along ancient paths. Starting in the Plaza de Armas main plaza, we walk up through the San Blas neighbourhood then leave the city on an original Inca Trail. Follow the trail to the nearby Templo de la Luna (Temple of the Moon) and Kusillochayoc ruins. Continue on a gentle downhill hike past some of the other smaller and lesser-visited ruins outside of the city. Stop for a picnic lunch before walking back down into Cusco's Collasuyo neighborhood.</p>
Accommodation: Hotel Prisma
Enjoy a full free day to choose from a variety of optional activities such as; a hike to Rainbow Mountain, Rafting, biking or otherwise enjoy time on your own for individual exploration of this incredible city.<p>Opt to visit and hike the famed Rainbow Mountain, pre-book on the checkout page to include this optional activity on your tour or ask your GCO or travel agent for assistance.</p><p><strong>FREE TIME: FULL DAY</strong> Make the most of this colonial city. Free time is yours to spend any way you want.</p>
Accommodation: Hotel Prisma
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