Waqrapukara (old inca temple)
Peru Wild Treks is offering this new route to Waqrapukara ,this trip will take you to a very old temple of the Incas, because it resembles the horns of a bull, although according to historians the real name would be LLaqta Pukara. This Archaeological Complex is composed of extensive agricultural terraces, in the central part, at the highest point in the middle of two natural monoliths is the most important ceremonial site. From this place you can see an immense and deep valley with extraordinary formations, at the bottom of the valley you can hardly see the Apurimac River. When visiting one simply marvels at the same time the impression and the vertigo takes over the visitors.
The departure time is 4:45 in the morning from Cusco. The driving is approximately 3 and a half hours from cusco to the head of the Trail of waqrapukara . During your trip you can enjoy the beautiful landscapes of these lands. The walk takes 1 hour and a half to reach the archaeological site of Waqrapukara, along your hike you will see beautiful landscape will surprise you with its extreme formations and in some unusual. Once you get there your guide is going to explaint to you about that place ,then you will enjoy your lunch at the same place once you finish your lunch you will have a short break to explore this site on your own ,After that you are going to leave this place taking the same way back to the bus station and then you will drive back to cusco city ,you will arrive to the city of Cusco around 6:00 in the afternoon.
- Transportation (Car or minivan according to the number of people)·
- Professional guide
- Food (lunch, mineral water)·
- First aid kit.
- Entrance Tickets
Private Group Service: Price in US Dollars per Reservation:
- one Person: USD 150.00
- 2-3 People: USD 80.00 per person.
- 4-5 People: USD 60.00 per person
- 6 -+ People: USD 50.00 per person
“Please read carefully the following information; it will help you answer all of your questions about our services and Waqrapukara full day”
It will take place the night before the trekking departure at 6pm in your hotel
CAN I STORE MY LUGGAGE AT YOUR OFFICE:
Of course! During your trip your main luggage can be store at our office or at your hotel, both are for free. Please don´t pack everything just the thing that you will need for your trip.
HOW TO BOOK WAQRAPUQARA?
FIRST, to book your trip, we need you to fill out our booking form by clicking on BOOK NOW on our homepage or click here the link BOOK NOW.
Please be ready with the following information (FROM EACH PARTICIPANT in your group).
Personal information (your full name, exactly as on your passport):
D.OB. (dd / mm / yyyy)
SECOND, we require a deposit of 50% per person in order to organize your trip
MAY I CHANGE THE DEPARTURE DATE?
Fortunately the answer is “Yes”. you can change your date of your trip
WHAT ABOUT ALTITUDE SICKNESS?
In general if you have regular exercise and spend a one day in Cusco, or in the Sacred Valley for acclimatisation to the altitude, you will be fine.
The recommended medicine for altitude sickness is WATER, COCA TEA and OXYGEN IF NEEDED; our guides are trained to treat you for Altitude Sickness.
We offer the Cusco City Tour or Sacred Valley Tour that you can book while you are acclimatizing. Check out our Day Tours
ARE WE DROPPED AT OUR HOTEL AFTER THE TRIP?
Absolutely! Included in our packages is dropping you off at your hotel on the return from your trip. If you have booked your hotel in the Sacred Valley like Ollantaytambo or Urubamba, we will drop you there too!
If you spend the night at Ollantaytambo before the trek, we wil pick you up there.
WHAT YOU SHOULD TAKE :
- Hiking shoes
- Hat or cap
- Sun glasses
- Jacket for rain or poncho
- Two liters of water
- Small backpack
- Toilet paper
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