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Pisac: Itineraries for everyone

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"Pisac is a village located on the Urubamba River in the Sacred Valley."totraveltoo.com
"Pisac is the place to fill up your luggage with souvenirs for family and friends."apassionandapassport.com
"Pisac is a lot closer to Cusco, and you could easily spend a full day or two just in Pisac, exploring the market and the ruins there."talesofabackpacker.com
"Pisac is a town at the eastern end of the valley, quite close to Cusco."thesavvyglobetrotter.com
"Pisac is a quaint little town, and definitely worth a day trip from Cusco or spending a night or two in the town."talesofabackpacker.com
"Pisac is a great and affordable option for a day trip from Cusco, but if you're travelling a little slower then you could stop here on your way to Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu or use it as your base to explore the Sacred Valley."alongdustyroads.com

Southeast Peru

Pisacs location

Pisac at a glance

Historic
Alternative
Food
Hiking
Mountain
River
Very Touristic
Activity

2,000

Population

2-3 nights

Recommended

Cheap (2 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Pisac

Airports:

Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ)

About Pisac

The village (Peru) Pisac has 2,000 people. The nearest neighbour city is Cusco. Pisac is located in center Peru (plan Peru itineraries). There you find many historic places.

Things to do

Locals sell everything from alpaca sweaters to Peruvian rag dolls to hand-painted beaded jewelry, and of course the ubiquitous tou

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Two local ladies in traditional clothing strolling across the sunday market in pisac, peru ...

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Do not underestimate the height

whole old town transforms into one big market

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Pisac is worth the drive from Cusco and it’s a particularly good trip for you to take for three reasons: ...

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6. What are the hours?

The Old Town

The market at Pisac

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Eat & drink

So, I wasn’t vegan when I got to Peru. However, the food scene once I arrived in Lima only kept getting better and better. Lima, A

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Where To Eat in Pisac

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While there are many places to eat and drink here, there a few places we tried that we’d like to suggest. ...

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General

Another vegan and organic place that was very reasonably priced. 15 soles for salad bowls, 20 soles for big platters. ...

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Costs

There are a number of different ticket options to visit Pisac. The one I recommend is the 10-day all-inclusive ticket that allows

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Accommodation

The Belmond Rio Sagredo Luxury hotel in the Sacred Valley - one of the 5 best hotels in Peru (more about Peru itineraries) ...

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Pisac has a number of hostels in town but most of those are quite barebones and cheap. While in Pisac, I stayed at Wolf Totem at t

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Absolutely. If you’d prefer to turn your day in Pisac into an overnight trip, we have a few recommendations for any budget. Each o

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