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Waqra Pukara (Day Trip) provided by Machu Picchu Peru Cusco

Waqra Pukara (Day Trip)
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
12h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Group size:
15
Ticket type:
Mobile
About
Waqrapukara – a lesser known Incan sanctuary is gaining popularity as a hidden treasure among travellers seeking an alternative trekking and camping adventure. This newly discovered and impressive Incan archeological complex is located more remotely than the renowned monuments like Pisaq and Sacsayhuaman.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English, Spanish
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 177973P13
Important information
Inclusions
  • Professional bilingual tour guide
  • Transport – Cusco – Rinconda and back
  • Lunch
  • First Aid Kit
  • Oxygen Cylinders
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Entrance to Waqra Pukara
  • Entry/Admission - Complejo Arqueologico Waqrapukara
Duration
12h
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • We will be picking you up from your hotel within the historic centre of Cusco. Please Note: This service doesn't include pick up in private residencies, example; Airbnb or hotels that are outside the historic centre.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Inclusions
  • Professional bilingual tour guide
  • Transport – Cusco – Rinconda and back
  • Lunch
  • First Aid Kit
  • Oxygen Cylinders
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Entrance to Waqra Pukara
  • Entry/Admission - Complejo Arqueologico Waqrapukara
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • We will be picking you up from your hotel within the historic centre of Cusco. Please Note: This service doesn't include pick up in private residencies, example; Airbnb or hotels that are outside the historic centre.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
12h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Complejo Arqueologico Waqrapukara
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission excluded
    We will be picking you up from your hotel within the historic centre of Cusco at 03:30 AM. If you are not staying within the historic centre, we will co-ordinate with you a meeting point and you will be picked up from there. After picking up all travellers, we will start cruising south towards Sangarara, a town just off the Waqrapukara site. On the way, we will stop at Pomacanchi lagoon. Pomacanchi lagoon presents a tranquil bluish green waters and is the best place to practice water sports such as rafting and kayaking. Birdwatchers can also have a great time here admiring different birds such as ducks, coots, herons, gulls, Andean flamingos, pariguanas as well as ccopos, tactacas, churchus, mayoalccos, pillcuycos, ajoyas and choqas. Once in Sangarara we will stop for breakfast before continuing the trip to Rinconada community from where we will start our hike to Waqrapukara. During the hike, you will be passing through regions rich with flora and fauna those are typical in the region. At Waqrapukara, you will have a guided tour of Intipunku (door of the sun), main square, towers, andenería, Wiracocha enclosure and cave paintings with representation of flames. After the tour, you will start your hike back to Sangarara where we will stop for lunch before continuing our return journey to Cusco.
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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Detailed Reviews: Reviews order informed by descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as cleanliness, atmosphere, general tips and location information.

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hanna
2 contributions
Dec 2019
Gracias por todo, fue una buena organización... Karen desde el principio nos atendió amablemente, muy buena persona, siempre estaba al tanto de todo el tour.
EL tour estaba bien organizado, el guía de la agencia fue cordial, amable y muy hablador ... aprendimos mucho sobre este santuario de WAQRA PUKARA..
HERMOSO LUGAR
Todos la gente de la agencia que nos acompaño fue increíble... muy atentos
Written December 24, 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
About the operator

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By: Machu Picchu Peru Cusco
John H
John H
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There is a reason it is a top 7 Wonder of the World
Admittedly, not the easiest place to get to from abroad, but the travel is half the fun! And then M.P., itself, i
geraldc388
geraldc388
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Will go out if their way for a great tour.
Great people that did their best during the political turmoil. There where numerous roads closed due to people stri
karensQ1360EJ
karensQ1360EJ
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Unbelievable
We were able to get two times to visit Machu Picchu--one was one a beautiful sunny afternoon and our guide was able
thepistolanne
thepistolanne
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Highly Recommend
This was our first day trip in Peru and exceeded our expectations by far. The biggest part that stood our to us was
melissawedyer
melissawedyer
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Relaxed Trip
This was a nice relaxed day trip from Cuzco. Saw many jaw dropping sights and the seven lagoons. Karen from Ma
Karlx123
Karlx123
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The best experiencie
Machupicchu was one of the places i most longed to visit . Make my reservation directly with the travel agency Mach
kalyanihariharan
kalyanihariharan
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Totally Recommend
Karen the lady who organised the tour was exceptionally well. She was very helpful and went above and beyond to hel
Filbert_ch
Filbert_ch
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Wonderfull
We made our reservation with Karen and explained everything in detail and offered us what was agreed. all excellent
WilliamL4358
WilliamL4358
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Worth the tour if you are short in time
This tour was well worth doing to see more than Machpicchu on our trip. We felt the tour guide was a bit in a hurry
zh0ngyans
zh0ngyans
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it's worth to visit
The ancient is clever,they choose a very good place to live their life.But honestly the tour operator didn't organ
denzyllmerringwales
denzyllmerringwales
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Unique Experience
I can totally reccomend this half day tour to three sites on the South valley of Cusco. It was a very relaxed tour.
David B
David B
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A Complete Tour
This tour packs in the sights and manages to cover them all very well. Our guide was very good at covering everythi
millybettiecourt
millybettiecourt
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Recommended
Did not come across many tour companies offering this tour. I was very eager to see the three sites on the South Va
Varun M
Varun M
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Great value for money
We covered all the highlights of the sacred valley region. Things move quickly, and there isn't too much time to li
michaelmC411JS
michaelmC411JS
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Mucha Picchu
Very satisfied especially our tour guide and driver even though it rained for a portion we all enjoyed seeing Machu
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