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Horseback Riding Cusco

Overview

We offer amazing horseback rides on the outskirts of the city of Cusco, near Sacsayhuaman Archaeological Park, a pleasant way to visit and enjoy the park, its landscape and its archaeological diversity. There are two different horseback riding tours. One tour visits the archaeological sites of Sacsayhuamán, Qenco, Pucapucara and Tambomachay. The other tour explores the beautiful landscape of the surrounding of Cusco.

  • Start: 8.45 am or 12.45 pm
  • Ends: 12.45 pm or 16.45 pm
  • Departure: Daily
  • Service: Guided group tour or guided private tour
  • Language guide: English and Spanish
  • Tour Category: Adventurous, Nature

Tour description

Both tours will start from the hotel and begin with a briefing from the bilingual guide. Then you will go by private transportation to the stables to pick up the horses and start the tour you have selected.

Tour visiting the four archeological sites

This tour provides an alternative way of visiting the four archeological sites Sacsayhuamán, Qenco, Pucapucara and Tambomachay and you will ride through an amazing landscape back to the starting point.

Tour through the landscape around Cusco

During the tour the track passes through the archeological center of Cusilluchayoc, the Moon Temple, the X Zone (Lanlacuyoc) and the Devils Balcony in Chacán. You will follow old roads and trails, still used by the local peasant farmers, and you can see them doing their daily works, cultivating the fields or pasturing their animals. Along the way you can admire the stunning beauty of mountain creeks and a great diversity of flora and fauna.

Included

Included in the tour:

Professional bilingual guide (English and Spanish)

Transfer hotel/ranch/hotel

Horses and protective equipment

Snacks

Not included:

Meals

Entrance fees (of the four archeological sites)

Price

Both tours are offered in group service and in private services.

Tour visiting the four archeological sites

Price group service: 65 USD

Price private service: 75 USD

Tour through the landscape around Cusco

Price group service: 50 USD

Price private service: 60 USD

Entrance fees are not included in the price in the four archeological sites tour. You will have to buy a "Boleto Turistico". You can buy such ticket at the entrance of the archeological sites. There are two types:

Partial ticket: Archaeological sites of the City Tour (without Qoricancha and Cathedral).

Current price 70 Soles, valid for 1 single day.

General ticket: Includes the vast majority of the places in and around the city (including five museums and a folkloric show) in the Sacred Valley, Maras-Moray (only Moray) and the South Valley.

Current price 130 Soles, valid 10 calendar days.

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