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Waqrapukara Tour 1 Day

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This tour will take you to one of the oldest temples of the Inca and pre-Inca times, located in the Andes mountain range of Cusco, this archaeological site is built on top of a steep mountain that makes it really wonderful. The road to Waqrapukara will take you through different ecological floors where we can appreciate a diversity of flora and fauna. Waqra Pukara is perfect for someone with little time looking for a unique experience since it is out of the ordinary, rich in history and culture, and surrounded by great beauty. It is a special route for nature and trekking lovers.

Details WaqraPukara Tour 1 Day






The Tour to WaqraPukara begins with the pick-up at your hotel early at 4:00 am in the morning to head from Cusco to the south. We will travel for about 2 hours to the town of Cusipata for our breakfast, then on a 1-hour trip we will pass through the town of Sangarara and finally we will take the detour until we reach the car park. Here begins the 8 km walk to Waqrapukara at 4300 m. n. m. The duration of the walk is approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes, on the way we will pass through meadows, cultivation areas, picturesque villages until we reach Waqrapukara. Our Guide will take you to explore different places such as: main square, terraces and enclosures that will surprise you, you will also have the opportunity to know its history and we will have a privileged view that delivers the landscape in which this fortress was built. After lunch, you will have free time to explore the archeological zone and then start the way back to the town of Sangarara where we will board our minivan and finally reach the city of Cusco between 7:00pm to 7:30pm.

Maximum Altitude: Waqrapukara 4,300 masl.
Minimum Altitude: Cusipata 3,310 masl.
Walking distance: 16 km approx


  • Professional guide
  • Entrance tickets to Waqrapukara.
  • Breakfast and lunch (if you have any special diet let them know before starting the trip or during the tour reservation).
  • Round trip tourist transport.
  • First aid kit.


  • Air flights.
  • Extra drinks such as: Water, beer, coke, etc.
  • Walking sticks
  • Horse rental.


  • Backpack with protective layer.
  • Water bottle.
  • Photographic camera.
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, caps or hats.
  • Some snacks like chocolate bars and nuts
  • Warm and light clothes.
  • Medications if you are taking them
  • Rain poncho.

We recommend that:
Tourists living in places less than 1000 meters high, we suggest that they are at least in Cusco 1 to 2 days to acclimatize before taking this tour.

Prices per person are subject to service:

PRIVATE 2 to 3 Persons $150.00 (Per person)
GROUP 1 to 3 Persons $50.00 (Per person)

For a group of 4 or more, request a discount from the Sales Department of To Machu Picchu Travel.




  • Tour Start: 4:00 am pick up from the tourist of their respective hotel.
  • Start of the Walk: Sangarara 3763 msnm.
  • Maximum height: WaqraPukara 4300 m.s.n.m
  • Tour Type: Trekking and Adventure.
  • Difficulty level: medium.
  • Best time: Winter season between the months of April to November.
  • Tour Duration: 14 hours approx. (07 hrs by round trip bus and 5 hrs round trip)
  • Acclimatization: WWe recommend being in Cusco 1 day before the tour.
  • Other activities: visit to Pomacanchis Lagoon, Sangarara Temple and Waqrapukara.

What can I find on the way to WaqraPukara?

  • This hike is ideal for those tourists looking to explore the Andes in the mountains of Cusco.
  • You will see a series of landscapes, with a special color on the way.
  • We will visit the Pomacanchi lagoon.
  • On the way we can observe the flora and fauna of the Andes. It is believed that Waqrapukara is a sanctuary of the first order with a political and religious power that has not yet been deciphered.
  • We can observe the activities of the Andean families such as agriculture and livestock.


We are here to talk and organize about your next great trip.

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  • 10 am – 1 pm Saturday and Sunday

Email us at any time. On average, we offer quotes within 6 hours during business hours and the next day outside business hours.

Our guided tours allow us to control our clients all the details of their trip: departure times, accommodation, additional nights, additional activities, additional experiences, what you want and how you want it.

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Emerson Tupa -Travel Consultant

Emerson Tupa

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