Come with us, for a Full Day Lares Tour Cusco, and explore the Lares Trek By Private Taxi or van, with plan Lares valley Cusco day trip plus car, being the best way to see the wild llamas, alpacas with native people, at Lares Treks Cusco Peru. Moreover, in the last few years, this full-day Lares day tour from Cusco city is becoming more popular, than the traditional classic Inca trail to Machupicchu.
Moreover, this is the only place in the Andes mountains, close to Cusco city, where we see some living culture people speaking the Quechua language, and also they live in houses made of stone walls and thatched roof like used to be in the Inca time. In conclusion, these people are the Inca’ ancestors, who lived in Machu Picchu city once, and nowadays, they live in these mountains. Also on top of that, along the road, we visit some pre-Inca site, named Muyucmarka.
Lares Trek Tour
This Lares day trek from Cusco city is well recommended since, on this trip, we see some pre-Inca time site, surrounded by the Andes mountains, where we see some small towns where live some living culture people, then we see llamas and alpacas native animals, all over the Andes mountains.
Also, along the route, we see some tiled roof houses, where we can see some small two clay bulls with some small cross between them, which is the symbol of syncretism, so we will learn about Inca time religion, thanks to these symbols.
Private Taxi Or Van To Lares Valley Cusco Peru
In this tour, we ride our private taxi or van through the Sacred Valley, and aside of Vilcanota river, passing beautiful farming green valleys, and arrive at the high pass of the Andes mountain, for breathtaking views, and watch some snow-capped Andean peaks rising up to 6,000 masl. Also, our route takes us through, some small Andean villages, which offer a marvelous and fascinating insight into traditional Andean life.
along this Lares day trip, there are several Andean communities, that are visited along the way, and they are famous for producing high-quality handmade textiles, using natural dyes and we see weaving Inca people, and we interact with them and learn more about them, like why they speak the Quechua language, while this language has been spoken in Machupicchu 500 hundred years ago.
Help Living Culture People Cusco Peru
Try to have some extra cash, for the tour, maybe you can buy some of these beautiful textiles, for a bargain price and direct from the Inca weaver, afterward we go to the famous hot springs of Lares, which is located north of Cusco city on a paved road with gentle ascents and descents, and also we ride, through the towns of Pisac and Calca. Also, Lares is a province, and famous for natural medical hot spring with many pools, and located about 3000 masl.
This Lares valley Cusco day trip by car is a connection with the Inca culture and time to see too many llamas and alpacas in a wild way, being good for the photos and very recommended for ones, who love the nature and history, Inca traditions,
Importance Of Thermal Natural Baths In Lares Valley Cusco Peru
The famous hot springs of Lares, is located at 3,250 masl and being tourist attraction with temperatures range between 36 º and 44 º C and the outcrops of medicinal mineral water, which has the following chemical composition: Calcium Magnesium and Sodium, then Potassium and Chloride sulfates and then bicarbonates Iron then Manganese, then Zinc Boro and Copper, which is dissolved solids and has a yellowish tinge.
Here, we find the presence of stalactites and stalagmites at the entrance to the baths and there are 4 pools the first has a temperature of 41 º C and supplied from the main waterhole combined with cold groundwater with a surface temperature of 17 ° C and this pool has a dimension of 5 meters long and 3.50 meters wide and 1.50 meters deep and the second pool, has a temperature of 35 ° C and its size is 6 meters long and 4 meters wide and 1.5 meters deep, and then the third pool has a temperature of 38 ° C and its size is 15 meters long
Itinerary For Lares Valley Cusco Day Trip Plus Car Peru
We pick you up from your Hotel, between 6:00 am, and ride our car through the Sacred Valley, and see some Inca sites on the way like, Andean markets some farming Inca terraces, and then small Inca villages, then Inca sites, and then pass the highest point of this trip, named Condor pass (4450 masl), then from here is downhill, to Lares Valley (3250 masl) where we have time to enjoy the thermal bath. Jumping in the thermal pools is up to you.
Afterward, we are back in Cusco city, and along the road, we have some lunch, and also we have a look for the local famous market of Calca province, and see the types of crops for sale, from the mixed-race class people and the Inca class people.
So this Calca market gives us, some real history of Peruvian farmers, related to the ancient Inca time farmers.
Important Note About The Local Kids and Adults:
Firstly, in this Lares valley Cusco day trip plus car, we meet some Inca traditional people, and especially kids going to school and then back home too, so normally they are Inca children, living in the Andes mountains, and we can give them some present like pencils and notebook, or whatever you want to give to them, is welcome and up to you.
We do, some pictures with them, and we ask adults if they want some photos, so usually, they ask for some money for the photos, and they speak only Quechua while this language has been spoken in the Inca time, and also, we can bring some coca leaves, for these living culture people and learn about their traditions, with some visit to these local houses.
Included For Lares Valley Cusco Day Trip Plus Car Peru
• A brief info night before your trip by your tour guide ( Driver )
• Professional driver
• Experienced tour guide for the history
• First aid kit and oxygen tank
• Private new car round trip
Not Included For Lares Valley Cusco Day Trip Plus Car
- Some food, you can bring your own snack for yourselves
- Gratuity for the staff
- Entrance fees to the hot springs are 10 Soles per person
Price For Lares Valley Cusco Day Trip Plus Car Peru
- 2 people with tour guide US$150 per person without tour guide US$125 per person
- 3 people with tour guide US$120 per person without tour guide US$95 per person
- 4 people with tour guide US$100 per person without tour guideUS$75 per person
- 5 to 6 people with tour guide US$80 per person without tour guide US$55 per person
- 7 to 10 people with tour guide US$70 per person without tour guide US$45 per person
Note: For lares valley Cusco day trip plus car, we do some discount for our customers
How I Book This Lares Valley Cusco Day Trip Plus Car?
For booking this tour, you have to send us, a deposit of $20 dollars through our Paypal account, and Paypal charge 7% from any amount of money to send, and the %7 is charged to you, so that means you need to send us $22 and then the rest of the money in cash when you arrive in Cusco city and then, you need to send us the following details to our WhatsApp number.
- The date of the tour and type of tour
- Number of people
- Address at Cusco city to pick you up for the following tours
- Email to keep in touch
- Passport copy, the profile side to pay the Peruvian tax
Then, we send you an email confirmation of the deposit and the tour.
Note: The $22 dollars deposit, is for any number of people, for booking this tour, then the rest of the money in Cusco city in cash, it can be in dollars or soles, this is up to you and also please the final payment with good US$ bills, because the broken dollars bills no working in Peru.
This is our Paypal account to send the deposit: email@example.com