Cusco Peru Adventure the local travel company offer this fascinating South Valley Tour Cusco. The Tipon, Pikillaqta & Andahuaylillas Day Tour is a day excursion that takes you to three significant sites in Peru, starting with Tipon, you will have the opportunity to discover ancient Inca ruins and marvel at the impressive terraced gardens, next, you will explore Pikillaqta, a pre-Inca city that showcases the architectural prowess of the Wari civilization, lastly, you will visit the enchanting Andahuaylillas Church, known as the “Sistine Chapel of the Americas,” where you can admire its stunning art and ornate architecture. This comprehensive tour provides a well-rounded experience of history, nature, and culture all in one day or half day of tour.
Tipon, Pikillaqta & Andahuaylillas Day Tour holds great importance in Peruvian culture as it allows visitors to witness firsthand the incredible achievements of ancient civilizations, by exploring the ruins of Tipon, you can gain a deeper understanding of Inca engineering and water systems, which were vital for agricultural success, Pikillaqta offers a glimpse into the influences of pre-Inca cultures and their architectural legacy. Andahuaylillas Church showcases the rich art and architecture of the Spanish colonial period, blending European and indigenous styles, this tour not only preserves Peru’s cultural heritage but also promotes cultural immersion by providing opportunities to interact with local communities and artisans. It is a journey that celebrates the diverse and vibrant tapestry of Peruvian history and culture.
Tipon, Pikillaqta & Andahuaylillas Day Tour | Cusco South Valley Tour Half Day in Cusco Peru | in Exclusive Private Tour and Economic Grupal Tour ITINERARY:
Our tour begins with the gathering of our passengers from your hotel, we start driving through the city of Cusco towards the three of Peru’s ancient wonders located in South Valley of Cusco. Our first stop will be the Inca ruins of Tipon Archaeological site of the Incas, where we will appreciate the domain of hydraulic engineering and where you can see an exceptional system of irrigation channels vertical and horizontal on the agricultural terraces, the water flows underground to the principal source that is distributed after by different canals. Then we will go to Pikillacta, is a pre-Incan archaeological site that belongs to Wari culture and it was built around 700 to 900 years AD, the pre-Inca site was once a cult headquarters and an administrative center for the great pre-Incan Wari culture characterized for building their houses made by stone, lime, plaster, etc. The city must have housed a population of approximately 10,000 people. Finally, we will visit Andahuaylillas, is an astonishing colonial church from XVII century “the Church of St. Peter, the Apostle” the biggest attraction of this town is the church that keeps treasures of art and gold The artwork is so fine that the church is called “the Sistine Chapel of the Americas” and, was made by local Quechuans during the colony of Spain. In addition, some paintings from the famous “Escuela Cuzqueña” can be appreciated. After our fascinating South Valley Tour Cusco, we will return to Cusco.
Tipon, Pikillaqta & Andahuaylillas Day Tour | INCLUDES:
- Pick up from your Hotel
- Tour Guided in English
- Tourist transportation
- Tour Tipon, Pikillaqta, and Andahuaylillas
Tipon, Pikillaqta & Andahuaylillas Day Tour | NOT INCLUDES:
- Entrance fees to the tourist sites
PRICE.- $ 15 Dollars in our Economic Grupal Tour
PRICE: $ 65 Dollars in our Private Tour