5 star rating: Highly Recommended 16 Reviews

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  • Location: Cusco, Peru
  • Duration:  4 hours (approx.)
For a great introduction to Peruvian culture, join a small-group walking tour of Cusco's vibrant markets and impressive Inca ruins. Start at the vibrant San Pedro market and buy some local snacks as you explore the street markets of Cusco. Then head out of town to explore major Inca sites: Sacsayhuaman, and Qenko.


  • Visit major Inca sites including, Sacsayhuaman and Qenko
  • Guided walking tour through San Pedro Market in Cusco where you can mingle and interact with the locals
  • Half-day tour of Cusco, a World Heritage Site and its nearby Inca ruins
  • Small group tour allows for a more personalized experience

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What You Can Expect

Cusco Markets and Ruins Small Group Tour

View of Cusco rooftops

The adventure begins at Plaza Regocijo at 8:30am where you'll head on over to the San Pedro Market. In the company of your English speaking guide, you'll learn about the market's history as you explore rows of local produce, colorful fabrics, flower vendors and shaman stalls. The people of Cusco will not shy away, so be ready for some welcoming, yet entertaining local interaction.

From the bustling San Pedro market, you'll be taken to the nearby serene Inca ruins.You'll get to to visit the impressive fortress of Sacsayhuaman. This fortress hosts walls up to 400m long made out of boulders weighing from 128 - 200 tonnes. Your tour will continue to take you to various other Inca ruins including Qenko, a major Inca ceremonial and ritual ground. After visiting Sacsayhuaman, you'll return to Cusco by walking approximately 30 minutes back to Plaza Regocijo.

Don't forget to visit this 'World Heritage Site' when traveling through Peru. Cusco Markets and Ruins Tour is a great introduction to the Inca cultures and the Spanish colonial history of Cusco.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

Geovanna was an awesome guide. Not only could she answer all of our questions, she was also so much fun to be with. The market and historical areas we explored were amazing. Thanks Giovanna!!!

Bogdan O
United States of America

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2014

Awesome tour! Thank you! -Bo

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