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Sacred Valley, Cusco


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5 horas

Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley

Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley Description

A ride that combines excitement and beautiful scenery

If you are looking for a different trip, Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley is waiting for you with a unique experience. This tour is widely recommended by tourists with an adventurous soul and by lovers of archaeological sites. Climbing in these mountains, besides being safe, is a very fun and exciting activity.

The Sacred Valley is the ideal place for this activity since, in addition to having unique panoramic views, it witnessed the growth and evolution of the Inca empire. Today this place is an archaeological heritage site where you can find ruins of important buildings from past times.

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Via Ferrata itinerary in Sacred Valley:

8:00 - 10:30 a.m. Pick up from hotel in Cusco city + arrival & security briefing

At 8:00 a.m. you should be waiting for us at the door of the hotel in Cusco. After picking you up, we will head towards the Sacred Valley. Once at our destination, there will be a brief safety briefing and the specialists will give you the necessary equipment to enjoy the Via Ferrata activities.

11:00 - 12:45 a.m. Mountain hike & box lunch service

Once we are ready to start, we will make the ascent through the mountains enjoying unparalleled panoramic views. Once at the top, we will enjoy a box lunch service.

12:45 - 3 p.m. Descent down the mountain + return to Cusco

After lunch, we will start our descent down the mountain. Once we have finished that, we will start our trip back to Cusco.

Additional Information


The Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley includes:

  • Transfer from Cusco to the Sacred Valley
  • Tourist guide
  • Box lunch service
  • Climbing equipment for the Via Ferrata
  • Climbing tour
  • Transfer back to the hotel
Not include

The Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley does not include:

  • Tips
  • Shoes and clothing for the Via Ferrata climbing.
  • Drinks during the ascent (it is recommended to bring a water bottle).

What to Bring

What to bring for the visit to Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley?

  • It is recommended to bring: comfortable shoes, light clothing, hat, gloves, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, rain gear (especially in November - April).
  • Passport or ID card.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Audiovisual recording devices (cell phone, camera, video cameras).
  • Cash (local currency).

Considerations for Tour Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley:

  • Due to environmental, climatic or other factors beyond our control, the itinerary of the trip may vary. If so, we will notify you in a timely manner.
  • Guru Explorers value your time and strive to respect the tour schedule; however, it may vary for reasons beyond our control (weather, natural disasters, field conditions, among other demonstrable reasons). We will do our best to offer efficient options and solutions for your enjoyment.

Not Allowed:

  • Pets.
  • Smoke.
  • Large suitcases or bags.
Terms and Conditions

Cancellation Policy:

  • With 3 days or less notice, there will be no reimbursement.
  • Between 4 and 7 days’ notice, 70% reimbursement.
  • More than 7 days, 90% will be reimbursed.

Date changes:

  • Fees applied for change of date in private tours:
    • There will be no extra charge if notified more than 5 days in advance.
    • If notified between 3 and 5 days in advance, an additional charge of 20% will apply.
    • If notified 2 days or less in advance, it will not be possible to make the change and will not be subject to reimbursement.
  • There will be no refund in case of delayed flights, train delays, bad weather or other external factors.
Why choose us

We want to be part of the experience that you will live in the Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley.

If you are still wondering why choose us, we would like you to read 7 outstanding features of our service:

  1. QUALITY: When you go to a teacher, it is because you want to answer all the questions. When it comes to travel, money, time and enjoyment there is a lot to solve and that's what Guru Explorers is all about, giving you the perfect balance for the adventure you DESERVE.
  2. EXPERIENCE: To become Guru Explorers, we are still world travelers, but experts in Cusco, Lima, and the most important destinations in Peru. We experienced bad and good experiences, finding that in the details is the difference, that's why we know what elements are essential for your trip, we are travelers and we strive to enhance your experience!
  3. TRANSPARENCY: We are here to provide you with the best information and description of our tours. We are not in favor of hidden costs. We provide the necessary information so you can choose the inclusions or upgrades you are looking for.
  4. SAFETY: You trust us with your time, your money and your expectations and that is why we fine-tune every detail to guarantee the trip you dream of.
  5. FLEXIBILITY: Although we have pre-established packages; we adapt to your needs and make tailor-made plans for you to visit any place in Peru, with the expertise of a Guru Explorers. We adapt trips for special occasions such as your corporate travel, honeymoon, birthday, social, cultural or sporting event in your visit to Peru, offering you complete advice to achieve and exceed your expectations.
  6. PASSION: Before being tour guides, we are travelers, explorers, adventurers; that makes us passionate about creating the best experiences in the time you invest for you and those you love.
  7. SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: We promote Responsible and Sustainable Tourism without affecting the traveler, nor exploiting the communities that receive us or their environment. We create experiences that are more humane and respectful of heritage.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Via Ferrata in Sacred Valley:

¿ What is a via ferrata?

It is a system for climbing mountains using safety elements. This allows people with no climbing experience to climb and provides an unparalleled opportunity to enjoy unique landscapes.

¿ Who can climb the Via Ferrata?

Anyone under 120 kilos and physically able to handle the height of the stairs. It is essential that they are in good health and at least 8 years old.

¿ What to wear?

As this is a climbing activity, we recommend comfortable and light clothing, with appropriate footwear for this task. Keep in mind that as you ascend, it can get colder, so it is advisable to bring something warm. We also suggest carrying a bottle of water.

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