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“Scenic Peru”

Sun Gate Tours - Day Tours
Ranked #501 of 627 Outdoor Activities in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Sun Gate Tours is one of the most experienced Peruvian Tour Operator with highly positive industry reputation. We are registered and licensed as an Official Peruvian Tour Operator by the Peruvian Ministry of foreign Trade and Tourism.Our company has been operating Peru for over 9 years. With this huge wealth of experience and knowledge we offer an expert bespoke travel service and can customize the itinerary. Why are we different? Customer satisfaction is our top priority: We are committed to reach the highest quality standards; controlling our operations from head to tail. Personalized service: We provide an attentive and personalised service for each of our guests. Our team of professionals provides expert advice and friendly, prompt service to all customers. Customization and flexibilty: We can create tours based on gender, age group, specific interests and more. We design meticulously sequenced itineraries with precision and coherence hand-tailored to the personal tastes and interests of our guests. Guaranteed Departure: 100% guaranteed departure, means that the tour will definitely operate on the day it is scheduled. No matter if there is only a single traveler. Competitive Price: We offer competitive prices because we are based locally and we manage our operations ourselves. We do have economic prices. Support: 24 hour support from our locally based team. Assistance in Portugues.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this trip! Sun-gate took care of every single detail! From the time we landed in Cusco City Darwin met us and made sure everything’s as coordinated and on schedule. Our accommodations were great, the tours were great, the transportation and transfers were great-best of all the Peruvian food is fantastic. We always felt safe, we never had to worry, and we had the trip of a lifetime! We can not recommend this company enough! They were wonderful!

Thank MattandDeb
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Doris G, Public Relations Manager at Sun Gate Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Dear MattandDeb,

On behalf of Sun Gate Tours, we would like to graciously thank you for taking the time to post a Trip Advisor review about your Peru Travel experience with us.

We would like to thank you for not only choosing to travel with Sun Gate Tours, but for having placed your trust in us. We understand that for a lot of people, a trip to Peru is a unique opportunity, so it’s our utmost responsibility that we understand the interests and needs of each respective guest while also providing them the valuable support they search for.

We are more than grateful for having the opportunity to be with our guest, “every step of the way”, especially when there are overwhelmed at Machu Picchu - Cusco surrounded with sacred energy.

Thanks again for your review and for traveling with Sun Gate Tours! Wishing you the very best in your next travel endeavors.

Sincere regards from Cusco!

Doris Gonzales
Customer Support

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Reviewed June 11, 2018

After deciding on Peru for our next vacation, I did a lot of research and finally contacted Sun Gate. From the very beginning, Jonathan was very pleasant to work with and took the time to answer my (many) questions. We picked the perfect itinerary for our interests- Lima, Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Cusco, Machu Picchu- and felt completely prepared going into our trip (they shared great info and recommendations beforehand). This was a last-minute vacation for us, but Sun Gate took all of the stress out of planning. All I had to do was book our flights and look up some restaurants for dinner.

Once arriving in Peru, the tours were well-planned, fun, and educational. We had many drivers and guides for city tours, gastronomy tours, and excursions - all were excellent (Special shout-out to Richard in Cusco and Darwin at Machu Picchu. They really made our time in those locations fun and informative.). The accommodations were clean, comfortable, and in good locations. Each day we'd walk to dinner or shops nearby. Sun Gate also took the stress and worry out of our first couple domestic flights by having a guide accompany us into the airport and help with check-in. They called us at our hotels occasionally at arrival to make sure everything was going well. Richard sat down with us after arriving in Cusco to walk us through all the Machu Picchu logistics (train, bus, etc.) in detail- much appreciated! Thank you for giving us a trip we'll always remember! I would definitely recommend Sun Gate to anyone planning a trip to Peru.

Thank Katherine K
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Doris G, Public Relations Manager at Sun Gate Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Dear Katherine K,

Thank you so much for your time at writing this review!. We are so happy you enjoyed your Customized travel experience !!

At Sun Gate Tours we love to work and to take care of our visitors and that is why we are genuinely happy and we provide service since our happiness. Immediately we received your posted review we read and shared in the screen with our team.
So, reading this writting encourageous us to motivate that our mission to serve is our goal.

We hope to see you and provide you our familiar welcome, again.

Doris Gonzales
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

Sun Gate did an excellent job. Jonathan planned everything well and thoroughly. Itinerary can be customized to meet (and exceed expectations). Representatives from Sun Gate met me at the Lima, Cusco, Puno (Juliaca) and Trujillo airports and transported to the lodging. Guides were very informative, made touring lifelong experience. Had unforgettable time exploring the culture first 7 days, and finally relaxing
at Chicama Surf Resort which is home to the longest left in the world.
I would highly and wholeheartedly recommend them to anyone traveling in Peru

1  Thank Sinisa C
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Doris G, Public Relations Manager at Sun Gate Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Dear Sinisa C,

Thank you so much to take time to post this wonderful review of you experience travelling with and also you let know us that Sun Gate Tours family did an excellent job and that you will highly and wholeheartedly recommend us to anyone traveling in Peru.

I will share with all the family of Sun Gate Tours such as: Jonathan, our representatives of each destinations (Lima, Cusco, Puno (Juliaca) and Trujillo airports, drivers and our Guides who were very informative, made touring lifelong experience. Had unforgettable time exploring the culture first 7 days, and finally you had relaxing at Chicama Surf Resort which is home to the longest left in the world.

I am sure that they will be very happy and motivated to continue working with more enthusiasm.

We hope you come back and give us an opportunity to enjoy having a quality service as you deserve, again.

Best regards,

Customer Support
Doris Gonzales

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

We just got back from an amazing trip through Sun Gate Tours. Peru and the Inca Trail have been on our bucket list for many years. My husband and I are now in our 60s, so we knew the time was now. Sun Gate Tours put together a wonderful trip for us. Jonathan Goldsmith was extremely helpful in putting together our itinerary, suggesting the Colca Canyon trip first to help us adjust to the altitude. We loved seeing the Colca Canyon, Andes condors, vicunas, llamas, alpacas, gorgeous wild flowers and much more. We loved our tour of the Sacred Valley. The Inca Trail was all we hoped for. Our guide, Daniel, was outstanding. Florintino, our chef, and his team were incredible. Of course, Machu Pichu was the highlight of our trip. Throughout it all, we felt very supported by the Sun Gate team. They took all of the worry out of the travel, leaving us to enjoy this amazing country. I would highly recommend Sun Gate Tours for anyone planning a trip to Peru. Rebecca

Thank rhuston
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Doris G, Public Relations Manager at Sun Gate Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Dear rhustin,

It was a pleasure to know you personally and talk a little bit about your visit to Peru and also about of your exciting trekking to the Inca Trail.
We are so happy to read your review which in few words you explained the way we work, this make us feel like all of us are doing a good team-work.

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour Colca Canyon and Inca Trail- 11 days with us and we are going to tell our staff about your nice words to them.

Thank you so much for taking tours with us and if you are coming back we are definitely going to give one more time our best service.

Kind regards

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Doris Gonzales

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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife wanted to see arqueological sites in Peru. As first time to Peru, I had David from Sun Gate to help plan our trip.
Everything was great, from first day pick up, all travel and accommodation was greatly planned. We had the Nazcar Lines, although our seats were a little obstructed by the aiplane wings, everything else were great.
Then, we flew to Cusco and there were Richard who accompanied us most of them way. We visited various sites, and Richard was very knowledge and kind to explain everything. In our vista dome train to Machu Picchu, where Watson guided us and led us to the important places and show us where to go at our free time. He gave us tips for our next day trip.
In all this trip, we were promptly received, everthing went smooth, no rushing, good hotels and transportation.

Thank Ming C
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Doris G, Public Relations Manager at Sun Gate Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Dear Ming C,

Thank you so much for your preference choosing us as you travel company also, your kind review will motivate us to improve our travel service. I will share with the staff of Sun Gate Tours that you were satisfied in your taking the service in your trip. We hope to see your wife and you again and help you organizing your trip in Peru destinations that may have in the near future.

Best regards,

Client Support,
Doris Gonzales

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