Sun Gate Tour by horse Ollantaytambo, We are trully localy from cachiccata, where is is locaited sun gate, we are the best compampany to offer you the best tour to sun gate an view to sacred mountain veronica. tour by horse a small groups to enjoy the pure nature
Tour by horse also you can do it hiking to the mountain, but the best way to enjoy is by horse, because if you are hiking it take abour 4-5 hours to be at top of the mounain, but by horse will be like 3 horse way up, also along the road we have importants incan building to explore as a the inca quarry and inca tombs you must go to enjoy everithing along the way also to learn the purpose about sun gate
How Is The Road To Get To Sun Gate? This Tour at the begin is easy hike, also the hiking begin from ollantaytambo town, but after 2 hours the road is coming as a moderate challenge, because little by little is way up to get to the summit.
How Much Is The Price To Sun Gate Tour? The Sun Gate Tour price is 340.00 peruvian soles, in American dolar is $ 90, this is per person as you know this tour is almost all day doot to door
Sun gate tour is just amazing in the sacred valley of the incas, Ollantaytambo, this town is the last place before machu picchu inca ruins, if you are traveling to cusco, is bether to stay in ollantaytambo town, why, because this town is lower than cusco city, if you are doing like this program this tour could be really good to practicing your inca trail hike or salkantay.trek
Briefing To One Day Trek
Our briefing will be according to your stay in Cusco, Our professional guide will be in charge to give you information about detail from sun gate Tour by horse
One day tour by horse from ollantaytambo to community cacchita Ollantaytambo.
THE SUN GATE TOUR BY HORSE 1 DAY
Early in the morning we pick you up from your hotel in Cusco, so to head towards the town of Ollanatyatmbo. Our van is going straigh to inca bridge to cross the urubamba river in ollantaytambo, over there we are going to have our horses weating us. here also we are doing ready our daypack to start our adventure by horse to sun gate inca building.
Roughly will be 4 hours to be at the sun gate by horse, from the begin, this will be little by little up, but with beautiful view to sacred mountain call (wakay willka) or veronica mountain, Going up by horse you can stop to get your photos to Ollantaytambo valley also to machu picchu valley too. along the way we can see local farmer, farming field, also we can see urubamaba river at the botton of the valley.
Along the road we can see the inca tombs, also the important place the inca quarry, why is called inca quarry, because here the incan people found the best material to biuld up ollantaytambo inca site. here you can find beautiful rocks, ready to go to ollantayatmbo, around this inca quarry we can see incan biuldings before to get to sun gate, sun gate in at top of the mountain from of the veronica glacir mountain, Is like entrance to this sacred mountain.
after enjoing this beautiful sun gate, we are going down to community cachiccata, where we can take our van to back to cusco city, from cachiccata to Ollantaytambo is abour 10 minutes, after that to cusco is abour 1/30 minutes to be in your hotel in cusco city. this tour by horse is so amazing with alot of histoy along the road,
Low elevation: 2792 mt /9160.105 ft
High elevation: 3886 mt /12749.34 ft
Hiking time: 5 hours
How many kilometers: 11 km/ 7.3 miles
Difficulty: moderate challenge
Included on Sun Gate Tour Ollantaytambo
Native tour guide, with fluent English and Spanish
Transportation from cusco to the trek Destination
Return transport from Ollantambo to Cusco
Box luch on the road
Horse to go to sun gate
helmet for every single people
Not Included in the Trek
Tip for crew
What to Bring
Maximum water of 2 liters
PRICE PER PERSON
Per person $ 90
Note: A minimum of two people is required to run the trek, and there is a maximum of eight people per group. students: discount of $20, but you have to supply us with a copy of your ISIC card when you make the booking. Children up to 15 years of age will be charged as students, under the condition that you supply us with a copy of the passport at the time of booking time.