Explore Machu Picchu
The famous Imperial City of Cusco offers many historical and cultural attractions. Only a few blocks from the main square, the Sonesta Hotel Cusco offers guests quick access to the train station and major tourist attractions such as Koricancha Palace and Sacsayhuaman, a magnificent Inca fortress. Uncover the fascinating architecture and culture of the ancient Incas during this 8- to 10-hour day trip covering the highlights of Peru's Sacred Valley from Cusco. Check out the market in Pisac and visit the Inca settlement at Ollantaytambo to explore the ruins of its fortress and the Temple of the Sun, a mysterious structure composed of giant 12-foot (3.5-m) stones. Spend a day exploring a wonder of the ancient world, the “lost city of the Incas”, the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, during this all-inclusive day trip leaving from Cusco. Discover this renowned mountaintop Inca site with a guide, learning about its construction, history and what daily life was like for its residents.