South Valley Tour Cusco, the touristic area where you can visit Tipon Pikillacta & the beautiful chapel of Andahuaylillas. Welcome to this outdoor excursion. Southern Valley is one of the best tourist options in Peru.
Andahuaylillas, Tipon tour – Travel through the magnificent landscape of Tipon, a lovely Inca archeological complex. “The hydraulic channels of Tipon continue to run through their pipes built in stone; local platform plant Andean crops.” Enjoy a magnificent view of Rumiqolqa and fertile mountains in the valley where tradition and culture are presented in each city to visit. After watching this masterpiece continue our journey of exploration in Piquillaqta. The Wari Empire flourished from the 6th to the 9th century. A.D. Piquillaqta is an excellent example of their planned urban project. Andahuaylillas, “The Sistine Chapel of America” – Beautiful full-color murals and paintings of Andean gorges and valleys. This church dedicated to St. Peter the Apostle is one of the most beautiful churches in Cusco, Peru. Visit some iconic places off the beaten track—Peru’s heritage from the perspective of the pre-Inca, the Inca, and the colonies.
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Meeting point: Hotel or Cuzco airport.
Pick-up Schedule: 9:00 am. The tour can be in the morning or afternoon, to your selection.
ACTIVITIES TO VISIT:
Lunch “Not included,” The One Dish to Try in Cusco Is… Guinea Pig (A popular Peruvian delicacy) in Tipon village. Or lunch could be in the town of Lucre “fresh trout from the lagoons of the Andes” or in the town of Saylla “Chicharrón [fried pork] flavorful, tender, and crispy: Cusco’s Chicharrón.”
In the morning, we will start to tour the valley in the south of the city.
It will stay in your memory and haunt your dreams. Today, Tipon feels like a sacred place. Visit the archaeological site of Tipon to observe several royal families of Inca Viracocha. This building is famous for its imperial style and impressive water conservancy projects with magnificent mountain views. The terraces here are outstanding. After exact calculations, it is sometimes almost a vertical waterfall, which constitutes a water conservancy project. Temple dedicated to spring water. An architecture built by the best Inca engineers to present the ritual hydraulic system to future generations.
The Wari controlled this critical point on the Incas’ previous route to Lake Titicaca. Discover with us the little-known treasures of the Cusco South Valley. This city must accommodate about fifteen thousand people.
The Wari Cultural City shows about 700 buildings between Inca were houses. The city has a harmonious and almost perfect geometric design, divided into blocks and straight streets. Their structure has 02 to 03 plants. The bottom of the wall is much thicker, and the upward width gradually decreases. The castle must have a population of about 15,000 at its peak.
Pyramidal construction with Inca imperial masonry; At the top, it contains a water channel that goes to the Inca citadel of Pikillacta.
A replica of the Inca version of the Sistine Chapel of America, this baroque church is located in a beautiful and peaceful square and is famous for its incredible artwork. It has many examples of exquisite paintings completed by Escuela Cuzqueña. The most striking is the fresco paintings and their Sunday song at the festival of the Andean people.
Note: The vehicles to use “see the photo in prices.”
*We do not add other people to your group.
PRICES PER PERSON [USD] 2022 | We run this tour only as a Private Service
There are mysterious places. You will have the opportunity to taste the baked guinea pig (optional; not included). Tipon, Pikillaqta & Andahuaylillas Tour
Maximum altitude: 11,433 feet (3,485 meters).
Minimum altitude: 10,337 ft. (3,151 m).
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