Sacred Valley Private Day Tours

 BEST Sacred Valley Private tours

Exploring the Sacred Valley on a private tour will provide you with much greater flexibility in determining your route and time through the Sacred Valley. Depending on your interests and preferences you will be free to spend longer in the areas of most interest or at particular ruins with no rush.

If your time is very limited in the area but still want to make most of your trip, experiencing the Sacred Valley of the Incas? Then private tour is an option for you. It is also perfect for those planning to stay in the Sacred Valley or those who are heading to Ollantaytambo for the train to Machupicchu and want to visit the Sacred Valley must-see sites on the way.

We can pick you up from hotels located in Cusco city and the Sacred Valley; drop-off can be at any location in Cusco city or the Sacred Valley, also at Train station in Ollantaytambo.

TOUR DETAILS

  • Tour Type: Sightseeing, History and Culture
  • Mode: Walking as well as private transport
  • Difficulty: EASY – MODERATE, you don’t need to be super-fit. Just mobile.
  • Suitable for: Everyone, although there is a quite a lot of walking, there will be a couple of uphills (Inca steps). Altitude acclimatization is recommended but not mandatory.
  • Group size: Tours are Private, you decide the size of your group
  • Tours start from: Anywhere, Tours can start and end at any hotel located in Cusco city or the Sacred Valley, being the tours ending in Ollantaytambo Town/Train Station, the most requested.

Sacred Valley Tour options

Examples of our private tours are listed below, you can request any changes to them and we would be more than happy to help you organize a great itinerary.

1) CLASSIC Sacred Valley: Ollantaytambo / Pisac ruins + Market
After Machupicchu, this tour is another really good option to visit and see 2 of the most popular Inca sites in the Sacred Valley. This tour is especially recommended for those interested in History and Inca culture. ****** This Tour can depart from Hotels in Cusco city, Ollantaytambo or Urubamba.

2) ALTERNATIVE Sacred Valley I: Ollantaytambo / Moray / Salt Mines / Chinchero
This tour option is a great alternative to the Classic Sacred Valley Tour which includes not only the most popular Inca sites but also you get to visit unique sites like the famous Salt Mines of Maras and the amazing circular Inka terraces of Moray*** This Tour can depart from Hotels in Cusco city, Ollantaytambo or Urubamba.

3) ALTERNATIVE Sacred Valley II: Pisac / Moray terraces / Salt Mines 
This tour option is especially recommended for those staying in Ollantaytambo before or after the tour so they prefer visiting Ollantaytambo on their own and do this tour on the way there OR from there to Cusco. This tour includes not only Inca sites but also you get to visit unique sites like the famous Salt Mines and the amazing circular Inka terraces of Moray. *** This Tour can depart from Hotels in Ollantaytambo OR Cusco city

4) EXTENDED Sacred Valley: Pisac / Ollantaytambo / Moray terraces / Salt Mines.
This is a perfect option for those having a very limited time and still want to visit the highlights of the Sacred Valley and the surrounding areas such the hilltop sites including the amazing circular Inka terraces of Moray and the Maras salt mines, which normally is part of a different tour.

We are one of the only companies offering this Sacred Valley Tour option that includes all of the key sites in the Sacred Valley and surroundings! This is a full day tour with an early start.
*** This Tour can depart from Hotels in Cusco city, Ollantaytambo or Urubamba

5) HILL-TOP Sacred Valley: Chinchero / Moray terraces / Maras Town / Salt Mines
This is a fantastic tour to explore the Sacred Valley. You will see amazing views of the Urubamba mountain range with peaks like Veronica mountain and the green valleys of farms. On this day trip, you will be able to learn about agriculture, textiles, and the history of the Incas. This tour would also include the visit to a rural village and have lunch with locals or Hike around the beautiful scenery nearby
*** This Tour can depart from Hotels in Cusco city, Ollantaytambo or Urubamba

6) Custom Tours: Ideal for those looking to see/do specific sites/activities in and around the Sacred Valley OR Cusco. Choose an existing tour or customize the tour you want by combining different sites. No matter where you are staying in the Sacred Valley, we are happy to pick you up from any Hotels in Ollantaytambo, Urubamba or Pisac. Your tour is private – just you and the people you choose.

Tour Price & INCLUSIONS

Number of People You Book With Price is in US Dollars
2 people From $115 – $130 Per Person
3 people From $95 – $110 Per Person
4  people From $80 – $95 Per Person
5+ people Please contact us for a special price!

*Important! Price includes the Entrance Tickets (Boleto Turistico = Tourist Ticket) Our Full Day Tours are done privately and the final cost will be determined based on the itinerary, the Hotel location and your group size, so when contacting us, please include the information regarding your Hotel location and the number of travelers you are traveling with so we can send you a quote accordingly. 

Are you traveling SOLO, with a Group or with family including kids? Please feel free to inquire, we can offer special deals for you.

If you are looking for a less expensive option to visit the Sacred Valley, please ask for our shared semi-private tour option

WHAT IS Included:

  • Private and Comfortable Transportation with a professional driver. The type of vehicle will be provided based on the size of the group (SEDAN, MINI-VAN or VAN)
  • Professional bilingual Local Tour Guide
  • Pick up from your Hotel located in Cusco city or the Sacred Valley Towns
  • Drop off at your Hotel in Cusco city or the Sacred Valley Towns. We can also drop you off at Ollantaytambo Train station 
  • Admission Tickets to the sites. “Boleto Turístico” (Sacred Valley Tourist Ticket) which grants you access to the historical sites described in the tours.

What is extra:

  • Lunch or any personal expenses 

important notes

Please Note that in order to visit the historical sites in the Sacred Valley you must pay for the Boleto Turistico Parcial (Partial Tourist ticket for the Sacred Valley) The price is PEN 70.00 Soles (About $25 USD per person) It is valid for 2 consecutive days and grants you access to 4 sites including Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Moray and Chinchero. This ticket is in included in our Tour Price unless otherwise specified.

If you are visiting other sites out of the Sacred Valley, you can buy a Boleto Turistico General (Full Tourist Ticket) The price is PEN 130.00 Soles (about $45 USD per person) It is valid for 10 days and grants you access to 14 different locations including Cusco and Sacred Valley historical sites.

* Kids under 10 Years old, do NOT pay the entrance tickets (Boleto Turistico)
* To visit the Maras salt ponds, you will have to pay a separate admission fee

  • All our tours include additional stops at interesting local places on the way which will enhance your Sacred Valley experience.
  • Private tours start and end at any Hotel in Cusco city or the Sacred Valley so if you choose the Sacred Valley as a base to explore the areaplease include your hotel information and the drop-off location when Inquiring for the tour.
  • Our tours don’t follow the crowds, while we include the must-see highlights on this tour, we make every effort to avoid crowds. 
  • We are bilingual tour guides speak clear English, so if you are not proficient in Spanish or don’t speak it at all, effective communication will never be a problem.