Inca Wonders Valle Sur, half day or one day
What to epect and see:
HALF DAY TOUR
On the half day tour you visit Tipon hydraulic wonder Inca site , Piquillacta pre-inca Wari culture ruins and Andahuaylillas (the Sistine) with its artistic murals and colonial art.
FULL DAY TOUR
On the fullday tour you visit Tipon, Andahuaylillas, Huaro and Canicunca baroque chapels with their fine artwork.
HALF DAY TOUR
Tour: Tipon, Piquillacta and Andahuaylillas
Depart to Cusco southeastern valley, we visit magic Tipón archaeological site, Inca ceremonial and religious center that was ocupied by Inca nobility.
Tipon includes royal rooms, canals, plazas, aqueducts, great water fountains fed by mountain springs, a hydraulic engineering marvel.
Then our ride continues to Piquillacta, pre-Inca Wari Culture site, its ancient walls are urban and settlement planning evidence.
Piquillacta, important agricultural and administrative center was occupied from about 550 to 1100AD.
Then we go to Andahuaylilas, visit the “The Sistine” and its fine murals, ceiling, gold leaf decoration, plaster work and artistic Mudejar artwork, heritage of the colonial era.
FULL DAY TOUR :
Tipon, Andahuaylillas, Huaro and Canicunca, (Andean Baroque Route)
After visiting TIPON and ANDAHUAYLILLAS (described above), have a Box Lunch along the road and we head to Huaro, visit its 16th-century church, known for its remarkable murals by artist Tadeo Escalante.
Then we ride to Canincunca, visit the XVII AD Chapel of Our Lady of Purification “Virgen Purificada”, its mural paintings feature Andean textile motifs and local flora and fauna.
Finally we go back to Cusco and we´ll drop you off at your hotel, rest of the day free.
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