Cusco Pisco Making
- 3.5 hours
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Get to know Peru through its flavors on this Cusco tour that teaches you all you need to know about one of Peru’s most unique creations – the Pisco Sour! From market, to mixing, to the best part - consumption! - we couldn’t teach you any more about this legendary drink on this tour even if we tried.
* Get your mix on and learn to make the perfect Pisco Sour, like a true Peruvian local!
* Rub shoulders with the locals at a market, and learn all about the produce on offer
* Choose your favourite pisco flavour as you try a few in a local bar
* Walk the ancient Inka streets of Cusco and admire the stunning architecture
* Pick up the ultimate Peru souvenir – mastering the Pisco Sour!
What's included in this trip
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Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.
Confirmation of booking
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<span>Latin Americans can be very conscious of appearance so try to be casual but conservative in your dress. Outside of beach areas halter tops and very short shorts should not be worn. When visiting churches or religious sites shoulders and knees should be covered.</span>
Children are not permitted on this tour.
If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.
Become a pisco pro on this Cusco tour that will sharpen up your cocktail mixing skills, and help you to get to know local Peru culture at the same time. Because let’s face it, there are few better ways to get to know a nation’s culture than through its boozy creations!
Meet your local guide at Regocijo Square, right in the heart of Cusco, and begin your pisco tour by taking a stroll to a local market. This market is an experience in itself, but with a local by your side you’ll learn all about market culture in Cusco and daily life for the locals. Stroll around the bustling stands and experience the local flavors, from the fresh fruit, to delicious Peruvian chocolate. You can even find local handicrafts made here, and peruse the shaman stores that sell charms, voodoo oddities, and other truly unique souvenirs to take home with you.
Back to the order of the day – pisco! As you wander through the market, you local guide will tell you all about the traditional Pisco Sour and its place in Peruvian history. We’ll stop off at a local bar so that you can try and few different flavors of pisco, and hear all about the distillation process and how this sour drink is made.
Finally, it’s your time to shine! Get your mixologist hat on and try your hand at making your very own Pisco Sour, using all the knowledge that you’ve picked up along the way on this Cusco city tour. And the best part? You get to drink it afterwards – salud!