Horseback Riding in Cusco: Kusilluchayoc, Temple of the Moon & Zone X

The Horseback Riding Tour that we organize in the city of Cusco - Peru, is formed by herds tamed for all type of rider, be expert or beginner. This is an advantage in case it is the first time you do this type of excursion.

We guarantee comfort and safety to every visitor who likes to make experiences with unique and typical landscapes in the free field of the city of Cusco.

During our tour we will enjoy beautifull horseshoe roads, which were used by the colonizers, we also have a breathtaking view of the mountainous landscapes that surround the city of Cusco and its attractions.

Our excursion starts at the ranch of Villa San Blas on the outskirts of the city of Cusco and we will travel through the archaeological center of Cusillachayoc, the Temple of the Moon and the Zone X where we will be able to make run our horses.

Horseback Riding Benefits

It is easy to believe that the horse will do everything to make the tour, but really being assembled you feel immense pleasure to enjoy the fresh air of the field.

It strengthens our cardiovascular system, improves our balance and coordination.

Children learn from the responsibility of caring for an animal bigger than them so they cultivate their trust and for them it is a great feeling and a very pleasurable pastime.

Mentally it is believed that that the horse riding and get active, horse behaved as a pet but is a challenge to this animal control.

Our staff is trained to drive the herds properly so that your excursion is completely comfortable and fascinating.

Kusilluchayoc, Temple Of The Moon, Zone X

Itinerary of Horseback Riding in Cusco: Kusilluchayoc, Temple of the Moon & Zone X


- In the morning: 9 am
- In the afternoon: 1 pm


Our guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco and transfer you to the ranch at Villa San Blas where you will be given an explanation of the route of the cavalcade and the safety to take into account in the trails of the Horseshoe roads.

Before we start the tour the guide will give us a demonstration of how to control our horse in the terrain and how to stop the animal if you want to trot.

Our first stop will be in the archaeological center of Cusilluchayoc, a place of carved in rock where we see the forms of many animals in high relief, then we pass by a path towards the temple of the Moon, a place strategically focused to the passage of the Moon and where the Incas performed the cult of the female divinity.

Finally we will cross the plains of the Zone X where we can make them run to the horses to feel a little adrenaline in this route, also we can observe caves and caverns in the rock, in the past it developed a rite in these caves by being the Home to some mystical beings called "Gentiles".

This program includes

  • Food and Beverage (mineral and / or natural water, biscuits, chocolate and seasonal fruit)
  • Horsemen (goes to the care of horses)
  • Pick up from hotel
  • Professional Guide
  • Ride Equipment (Western model Saddle & safety helmet)
  • Transport


What to bring