Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman – Half day

Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman – Half day

It is recommended for people who want to feel the essence of the Inca culture and nature where we visit the ruins of tambomachay and PucaPucara , and part of the Inca Trail that are around the city of Cusco, then we will have a picnic lunch spaghetti with our staff head expeditions peru, and then end up visiting the temple of the sun (Sacsaywaman) and then reach the city of cusco as well as in time of the Incas.


Day 1
Short hike 1 day: Cusco - Tambomachay - Temple of the moon - Sacsaywaman

Head Expeditions perú will pick you up from where ever you are staying in Cusco, at 8:00 am and we have to go to tambomachay in our privade van where we start our walk, visits of these ruins is walking around, the starting point of the walk is 3750msnm, from this level will walk down to our lunch spaghetti spot, on the route will pass through the community Huayllarcocha and part of Inca road to the forest, the walk is very easy to temple of the moon, near the archaeological site we have our picnic lunch spaghetti (tradittional dishes from peru) with view of the snowy ausangate. a break after lunch spaghetti. then continue with the walk but we have to explore the temple of the moon, and then go to Quenko one artronomic place where mummification is towards the Inca nobles, then we go to the temple of the sun (Sacsaywaman) 15 minute walk, explore the most important Inca temple appreciate the communicants tunnels, cemetery, natural slides, and sizsac walls. from this place we can see the entire valley city of Cusco, and then continued over 30 minutes to get to our hotel or main square of cusco, (if you are in the sacred valley we take you to your hotel)

  • Meals: Lunch spaghetti picnic – Tea and water
  • Distance: 15km
  • Time: 8 hours approximately
  • Difficulty: Moderate

What does and does not include?


  • Pick up at your hotel in the morning of the trek departure
  • Professional English Speaking Tour Guide
  • Professional Chef
  • Assistant Tour Guide for groups of 9
  • Private bus to the start of the trail
  • All our food is prepared from organic vegetables and fresh ingredients
  • Vegetarian/special diet options available
  • Water (We will provide you with boiled and filtered cold water during the trek after lunch on the first day).
  • First aid kit including an emergency oxygen ,bottle.
  • Tickets

Does not include

  • Breakfast on the first morning.
  • Tips for the guide
  • Extra activities
  • Tips for chef
  • Original passport
  • For students: ISIC card
  • Insurance card/certificate
  • Hiking boots
  • Waterproof jacket or rain poncho
  • Warm jacket
  • Hat and gloves
  • 2 t-shirts
  • Long underwear for sleeping/thermal underwear
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Comfortable trousers
  • Sun hat or cap
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Toiletries
  • Personal medication
  • Camera, extra film & batteries
  • Extra money for tips/snacks/beer. (We recommend for any emergency)

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Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman – Half day
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