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Free Walking Tour Cusco

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Free Walking Tour Cusco
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We walk every day by remarkable Cusco sights, our meeting place is by KFC in "Plaza de Armas" at 9:50 am, 12:30 pm, and 3:30 pm, do not get confused with other teams, we always wear a red T-shirt with the logo of Free Walking Tour Cusco.
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| Plaza de Armas, Cusco 08002, Peru
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All reviews red shirt tip based christ statue great few hours modern times perfect length de armas great insight the main square cristo blanco knowledgeable guide san blas small group answered all our questions two hours rich history inca walls
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Reviewed yesterday

We had one afternoon to spend in Cusco, so we wanted to take full advantage of every hour. Thus, we went for a 3 hours walking tour around Cusco with Jose. The tour was nice, and we got a good explanation from Jose about the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ytawk
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I only had one full day in Cusco and it was a really great way to experience the city and learn about the interesting history in a short time. Our guide Jamie spoke wonderful English and had good humor!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank emmaannes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tour began about 10 minutes late (the norm in South American culture) with about 20 of us. We split into English and Spanish groups (13vs7) and began the walk. The guides carry a microphone which helps to overpower the noise from the hoarded of people...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank supersquirrel3
Jose Luis M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear supersquirrel3. Thank you so much for your appreciation, we are glad you had a good time with us. By the way, we like to pass by more Cusco sights, Inca sites, etc so nowadays we are also going by bus to Sacsayhuaman, and Christ...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very informative tour about Cusco, I could tell the guide was super passionate about his city. It went on longer than 2 hours but that was fine because he asked us if we wanted to carry on and we all said yes. Quite a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah A
Jose Luis M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Miss Sarah. Thank you so much for your support, we are so glad you had a good time with us. Dear walkers after passing by important #Cuscosights #incasites in #Cuscocity we are also taking a bus to #Christstatue, and #Sacsayhuaman (an impressive #incasite where you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour started well with nice information on Inca and church’s in the area. The native man performance gave us insight to culture and musical instruments used. However as the tour went on it felt like we spent a lot of time looking at walls...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sam61293
Jose Luis M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mr. Sam. Thank you for your advice, so now we improved our itinerary but our idea is about passing by more #Cuscosights #incasites in #Cuscocity in only 2 hours. We are now going to #Christstatue, and #Sacsayhuaman by bus every day in our schedules at...More

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Jose, our tour guide, took us on a 2 hour tour of many of Cusco’s historical sights. He also clearly knows a lot about the city, the Incan society at large and the current sociopolitical situation in Peru. It was really interesting! Thanks, Jose, for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CoupleofVoyagers
Jose Luis M, Public Relations Manager at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Dear Yarnietings. I am glad you enjoyed the #freewalkingtourcusco, thank you so much for your support, enjoy your trip in Peru! We are meeting by #KFC, #PlazadeArmas to the East next to the Cathedral always wearing a red T-shirt with the logo of "Free Walking...More

Reviewed November 5, 2018

There are SO many things to do in Cusco so it was a shame to lose a morning. Bruce led us on a random 2 hour walk that didn't cover any of the sites in the city. He seemed more interested in telling us his...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jose Luis M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Mr Erick. Thank you for making clear the name of your tour guide in Cusco, so Bruce does not work for us, unfortunately some times our link in TripAdvisor also gets the bad reviews of other unprofessional "free walking tours" in town. Please could you...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Really informative tour around Cusco. Guide Diego was really knowledgeable. Tour lasted two hours and took in various sites. Highly recommended.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 538timd
Jose Luis M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Mr. Tim. Thank you for your support, we are happy you had a good time with us in #Cuscocity. Please do not get confused, we are waiting for you by KFC, Plaza de Armas also wearing a red T-shirt with the logo of "Free Walking...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Guide is very friendly and willing to answer questions. We had a great time on the tour with José! Pisco sour tasting at the end as well. Would recommend!More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roam802079
Jose Luis M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Dear Roam. We are glad to know you had a great time with us, we always try to do the best for our walkers passing by more important #Cuscosights. Please do not get confused, we are waiting for you by KFC, Plaza de Armas (Main...More

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I think it's obvious the bad reviews are either due to Jose being off or wrong company. He is a top bloke. Showed us a lot of areas outside of plaza de arms which Ed showed me a more charming part of the city. His...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank donalr477
Jose Luis M, Public Relations Manager at Free Walking Tour Cusco, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Mr Donal. Thank you so much for your support as you saw we always try to deliver a unique #walkingtour in #Cuscocity focusing on local arguments passing by important #Cuscosights in #Cuscocity, #Peru. We always wait by #KFC, #PlazadeArmas (Main Square) wearing a red T-shirt...More

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Steventam
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Jose Luis M | Property representative |
Hello. We only expect a "decent tip" so Cusco became a expensive city even for locals, we do not like to price our walking tours but sounds fair US$5 or €5 depending where you are from, by the way a decent local meal is 12... More
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