Book your Lares Tours 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 and alpacas in Lares Trek Cusco Peru and also the last few years this 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 at these mountains and also on top of that along the road we visit some pre-Inca site.
Therefore if you have one day free in Cusco city, we suggest you to book this private day tour with taxi or van for Lares valley Cusco day trip plus car and enjoy the amazing outstanding landscape of the Andes mountain range with plenty native llamas and alpacas and afterward we are back to Cusco city and drop you off at your place.
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 and passing beautiful farming green valleys, and seeing mega mountain and high passes with breathtaking views of snow-capped Andean peaks rising up to 6,000 masl and also our route takes us through some small villages which offer marvelous and fascinating insight into traditional Andean life.
There are several Andean communities that are visited along the way 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 and 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 passing through the towns of Pisac and Calca and Lares which is famous for natural medical hot spring with many pools and located about 3000 masl.
This Lares valley Cusco day trip by car in 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, 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 has the following chemical composition: Calcium Magnesium and Sodium then Potassium and Chloride sulphates and then bicarbonates Iron then Manganese then Zinc Boro and Copper which is dissolved solids and has 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 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 5: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.
Afterward we have some lunch on the way back to Cusco we can do some fishing in the river named Wasamayo with some local people and if we are lucky we can catch some trout so this activity takes us about 2 hours and between 4 to 5:pm and then we will be back to Calca province and back to Cusco city then we drop you off at your place in Cusco city.
Important Note About The Local Kids and Adults:
Along the way we meet some Inca traditional people and especially kids going school and then back home too and normally they are children of poor farmers living on the mountains and we can give for them some present like pencils and notebook and whatever you want to give then, this is up to you.
Then some pictures of them and we ask to 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 and visiting their traditional house in this tour named lares valley Cusco day trip plus car Peru.
Included For Lares Valley Cusco Day Trip Plus Car Peru
• A brief info night before of 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 which is 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 this year 2017