Cusco Day Tours & Activities in Peru

Looking for some Cusco activities to help you connect with Peruvian culture? Our Cusco day tours are designed to introduce you to local communities, highlighting culture, nature, and the unique aspects of this destination. 

Our focus on community-based tourism ensures your interactions with locals are authentic and responsible. Maybe you want to partake in an art workshop or immerse yourself in the agriculture of the Sacred Valley. 

Or check out our Cusco guided tours to explore more of the city…and beyond! You can’t make it to Machu Picchu in a single day, but you can enjoy a hike outside of the city where you can see Incan heritage. 

 

Looking for more adventures? Explore our multi-day Cusco tours to experience even more! Or check out our Lima day tours for your visit to the capital.

Not finding what you’re looking for? Get in touch so we can craft a custom Peru itinerary to include the places and activities you’re seeking. We love creating dream trips to Peru!

Our Day Tours in Cusco

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The streets of Cusco - RESPONSible Travel Peru
The City Tour - improved!

Cusco Walking Tour

4-5 Hours
Availability : All year round
Discover Cusco on foot with a local guide! Descent from the incredible archaeological ruins through the San Blas neighborhood onto the famous Sun Temple.
FromUSD$30
It is impressive to walk along the Inca terraces | Responsible Travel Peru
wow experience!

Inca road to Huchuy Qosqo

8-9 Hours
Availability : All year round (Apr-Dec preferably)
The route is beautiful, with a diversity of landscapes and biodiversity. The archaeological center is impressive and brings stories and legends, it has been designed that the walk […]
FromUSD$90
The chaquitaclla, also known as the foot plow, was one of the most important farming tools of the Andean world | Responsible Travel Peru
Memorable day

Day of fellowship in the high andean communities

6-7 Hours
Availability : All year round (Apr-Dec preferably)
This experience is totally authentic. Where we try to revolutionise the format for visiting the peasant communities, where the protagonists are both the local residents and the visitors. […]
FromUSD$90
Torito de Pucara decoration in progress | Responsible Travel Peru
Fun learning and creativity

Art Workshop: Create a Torito de Pucara

2 Hours
Availability : All year round
During this experience you will not only make your own piece of art, but you get to meet contemporary artists who value Peruvian art and the living cultural […]
FromUSD$55
Quinoa field | Responsible Travel Peru
Beyond Food

Agriculture and Gastronomy in the Highlands of the Sacred Valley

5-6 Hours
Availability : All year round (Apr-Dec preferably)
This experience is totally authentic. Where we try to revolutionise the format for visiting the peasant communities, where the protagonists are both the local residents and the visitors. […]
FromUSD$90
Selia and three young travelers showing off the dishes after the cooking class | Responsible Travel Peru
Novo-Andean flavors

Cooking Class in Cusco

4 -5 Hours
Availability : All year round
Enjoy a cooking class with a local chef! After gathering all ingredients at Selia’s preferred market, it’s time to prepare a typical Peruvian dish yourself.
FromUSD$59

Looking for something else?

If you don’t find what you’re looking for here, please feel free to search our entire list of tours in Peru. You can filter according to location, activities, tour duration, and more! We’re also continuously adding more tours to our list. If you don’t find what you’re looking for there, feel free to get in touch and tell us your travel goals. We might just have the perfect itinerary for you waiting behind the scenes!