Qeswachaka full day tour
Step into history at the Qeswachaka Bridge, a living testament to Inca ingenuity. Marvel at the uniqueness of this hanging bridge, crafted entirely from grass. It stands as the sole surviving example, offering a glimpse into the Inca civilization’s resourcefulness in overcoming natural obstacles and expanding their domain by traversing rivers. Explore the bridge that echoes with the footsteps of ancient engineers.
Explore the last Inca bridge in a day tour from Cusco in this tour you will pass through small villages where you can see the agriculture as well you will have a chance to see the 4 lakes on the way to coming back to Cusco.
this Inca bridge was built entirely with grass over the Apurimac River this hanging bridge was replaced in June every year you will have the chance to cross this grass bridge.
day 1 Cusco -Queswachaka – Cusco
ALTITUDE: Min: 3350m/10990 ft.. Max: 3700m/12139 ft.
DURATION: 1 full day
SIZE: Up to 12 people
HIGH SEASON: May to September.
what's it like
- round trip private transportation from Cusco
- professional English and Spanish-speaking tour guide
- pick up from your hotel
- breakfast and lunch (vegetarian food upon request)
What to Bring?
- Walking boots.
- Waterproof jacket/rain poncho.
- Warm jacket.
- Sun hat.
- Sun cream (factor 35 or higher).
- Toiletries and hand sanitizer.
- Personal medication.
- Torch with spare batteries.
- First aid kit.
- 02 Hikers 120 USD per person
- 03 Hikers 105 USD per person
- 04 Hikers 90 USD per person
- 05 Hikers 75 USD per person
- 06 Hikers + 65 USD per person
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Can I do the Qeswachaka tour from Cusco?
This day tour starts from Cusco and finishes in Cusco
How long do I have to hike to get to the bridge?
there is not much Hike you will hike down the stairs to get to the bridge for 10 minutes and 15 minutes upstairs that is the only time that you are going to hike in this day tour
Departure: 6 am from your hotel in Cusco.
Scenic Drive: Enjoy a 4-hour picturesque journey, passing through the Combapata district and Tupac Amaru’s homeland.
Qeswachaka Bridge: Marvel at the unique hanging bridge made of grass, an ancient Inca engineering marvel.
Entrance Fee: Pay the entrance fee for access to the bridge.
Crossing the Bridge: Experience a one-time crossing of the historic Qeswachaka Bridge.
Return Journey: Explore an alternative route to discover four lakes, offering birdwatching opportunities.
Arrival: Return to Cusco around 4:30 pm.
Tips for Travelers:
Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy shoes suitable for walking.
Bring a hat, sunscreen, and a water bottle for your comfort.
Capture the scenic landscapes with your camera.
Respect local customs and traditions during the visit.
Note: The Qeswachaka Bridge is a living example of Inca heritage, so tread respectfully and soak in the historical significance of this unique destination.
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