Booking a Cusco Tourist Ticket
As well as booking a half day or day tour with an operator you also have to separately and independently purchase a Cusco Tourist ticket which allows you access to all of the protected and listed sites below. The tickets are controlled and issued by BTC, There are a variation of tickets which includes different sites. The ticket options are:
Type: Archaeological tour
Valid for: 1 day
Sites included: Sacsayhuaman Qenqo Tambomachay PukaPukara
Type: Museum and historical sites
Valid for: 2 days
Sites included: Regional Historical Museum Contemporary Art Museum Popular art museum Qorikancha Site Museum Qosqo Center for Native Art Monument to the Inca Pachacutec Tipón Archaeological Park Pikillacta Archaeological Park
Type: Sacred Valley
Valid for: 10 days Sites
included: Pisac Ollantaytambo Chinchero Moray
Purchase tickets at : Address: Av. El Sol 103 (Tourist Galleries) Opening hours: Monday – Sunday from 8am to 6pm. OR At any of the sites themselves (Except Museum of Contemporary Art and Pachacutec Monument).
Make sure your ticket inclusions match up with the stops on your tour. There are, on some tours, extra stops which you have to pay extra for on top of your Cusco tourist ticket and the price of the tour, so be mindful of this.