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Hiking to Waqrapukara

Waqrapukara; a hidden gem among towering canyons

Immerse yourself in the mystery and majesty of Waqrapukara, an archaeological gem hidden among towering canyons and majestic heights of the Peruvian Andes. This tour invites you to discover a lesser-known but equally fascinating Inca sanctuary, whose name translates as ‘Fortress of the Horn’, offering unparalleled panoramic views and a deep connection to the rich history of a lost civilization. Get ready for an adventure that combines nature, culture and history in a dream landscape!


The departure is 6:00 in the morning from the city of Cusco. The travel time by car takes approximately 3 and a half hours. During the trip you can enjoy the beautiful Andean landscapes & charming ancient villages. The walk takes 1 hour and a half to reach the archaeological site of Waqrapukara, along the trek the stunning landscape will surprise you with impressive natural and extreme rocky formations, most of them are super unusual.  After a short break to enjoy our lunch, we will visit, explore, learn and delight in the beauty of this unique monument that still remains nearly intact since Inkan times. Finally rewarded with such experience, we return to our vehicle that will wait for us, we will arrive to the city of Cusco around 6:00 pm in the afternoon.

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  • Private transportation (Car or minivan according to the number of passengers)·
  • An expert professional guide in tourism·
  • Food (A picnic lunch, mineral water)·
  •  First aid kit.·
  • Admission tickets

What we recommend you to bring:

  • Sweater
  • Sportswear
  • Hiking shoes
  • Hat or cap
  • Sun glasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket for rain or poncho
  • Two litres of water
  • Small backpack
  • Toilet roll

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