Cusco Tourist Ticket

Cusco Tourist Ticket

2 March, 2018
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“The navel of the world,” Cusco, is the main tourist destination in Peru. Located in Southern Peru it has been declared a cultural heritage of humanity by Unesco. Cusco is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world a mixture of cultures that can be seen throughout the city.
The Boleto Turístico Cusco (B.T.C) is administered by the Committee of Integrated Cultural Tourism Services-Cusco (COSITUC) formed by the Provincial Municipality of Cusco, Cusco Culture Directorate and the Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism. COSITUC is the organisation in charge of the collection, administration and distribution of the resources obtained by the sale of the Tourist Ticket of Cusco.
This ticket allows you to enter 16 tourist attractions that are in the city of Cusco, adjacent places and nearby valleys such as the South valley and the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Enjoy a tour of its palaces, squares and temples that are the great legacy of the Inca empire.

Types of Tourist Ticket; The tourist ticket of Cusco

Unlike tickets for Machu Picchu which have to be booked well in advance the tourist ticket for Cusco can only be purchased in the city of Cusco in person and with your passport.

Integral Tourist Ticket of Cusco General (All sites)

This ticket allows you to enter the 16 tourist sites of the city of Cusco, Sacsayhuaman archaeological park, South Cusco Valley and the Sacred Valley of the Incas. All the sites included are:

– Contemporary Art Museum
– Qorikancha Site Museum
– Museum of Popular Art
– Regional History Museum
– Qosqo Native Art Center
– Monument to the Inca Pachacutec
– Sacsayhuaman
– Q’enqo
– PukaPukara
– Tambomachay
– Pisac
– Ollantaytambo
– Chinchero
– Moray
– Tipon
– Piquillacta

Cusco Integral Tourist Ticket for foreign students – BEE

The BEE is for foreign students who can prove their status with a student card or letter, as well as an international student card (International Student Identicard). It will be valid according to the country of origin of the student, the presentation of school cards from a valid university, or passport that indicates its condition. It is only available for students aged 25 and under.

Cusco Integral Tourist Ticket for national tourists – BIN
It is a type of promotional ticket for national tourists. The holders of this ticket must prove their status with their national identity document.

Cusco Integral Tourist Ticket for national students – BEN
It is a type of promotional ticket for national students, the holders of this ticket must prove their status with a student card and national identification.

Partial Tourist Tickets

1. Partial Touristic Ticket – Circuito 1: Archaeological Sites in Cusco

This ticket allows you to enter archeological sites that are in Sacsayhuaman archaeological park, which are:
– Sacsayhuaman
– Qènqo
– Tambomachay
– PukaPukara

2. Partial Tourist Ticket – Circuit 2: Tourist Circuit of Museums and South Valley

This ticket allows you to enter the attractions of interest located in the historical center of the city of Cusco, which are:

– Regional History Museum
– Contemporary Art Museum
– Museum of Popular Art
– Qorikancha Site Museum
– Qosqo Native Art Center
– Monument to the Inca Pachacutec

3. Partial Tourist Ticket – Circuit 3: Archaeological Sites of the Sacred Valley of the Incas

This ticket allows you to enter archeological centers located in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. These are:

– Pisac
– Ollantaytambo
– Chinchero
– Moray

Prices:

TYPE FOREIGN TOURISTS NATIONAL TOURISTS VALIDITY
Cusco Integral Touristic Ticket S/. 130.00 S/. 70.00 10 days
Cusco Integral Tourist Ticket for foreign students S/. 70.00 S/. 40.00 10 days
For each of the circuits S/. 70.00 S/. 40.00 2 days

Where to buy the Cusco Tourist Ticket:

These are the places where you can buy the Cusco Tourist Ticket:

COSITUC Main Office: Tourist Galleries, Av. Sol No. 103 (Monday to Friday 8 am to 5:30 pm and Saturday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm).

OFFEC branch offices: Calle Garcilaso (Monday to Saturday 8 am to 5 pm and Sunday 8 am to 8 pm).

Important information:

The Cusco Tourist Ticket does not include entrance to Machu Picchu.
Does not include guide or transportation services.
The validity of the tourist ticket starts from the day of purchase (check the validity of each ticket.
The ticket can only be used once in each tourist attraction.
You do not need to book the Tourist Ticket of Cusco in advance you can buy it in person, once in Cusco.

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