Sacred Valley of Incas
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The Sacred Valley of the Incas gives us the opportunity to get to know one of the most important places in Cusco. You will be able to get to know the towns that include terraces or terraces, farm fields located near the famous Vilcanota River and a pleasant climate, making this valley a magical and very comfortable place. It is also an excellent alternative to be able to acclimatize to the altitude if visiting Machu Picchu or other places is in your plans.
- Information before departure.
- Buffet lunch.
- Tourist transportation.
- Professional guide English - Spanish.
- First aid kit.
- Entrance ticket to salt mines, Maras (S/. 10 per person).
- Tourist ticket (partial: S/. 70 per person; general: S/. 130 per person).
DAY 1: CUSCO- CHINCHERO - MORAY - MARAS - OLLANTAYTAMBO - PISAC - CUSCO
At 06:30 we will start our tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas + Maras and Moray with the pick up from your hotel as long as it is located in the center of the city. As first point of visit, we will go to Chinchero, thanks to studies conducted in the sixties, it has been discovered that some walls belong to an Inca palace covered with earth by the Spanish, we will also find an exhibition center of textiles and South American camelids.
The next destination will be Moray, a mysterious Inca archaeological site composed of amphitheater-shaped terraces that served as an agricultural laboratory for the ancient Tahuantinsuyo. Maras, where we will find the salt mines, impressive salt wells that have more than 5,000 wells and have been exploited since the Inca period. Once the guided tour is over, we will head to the city of Urubamba where we will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch (optional).
After this comfortable and exquisite lunch, we will continue with the Sacred Valley of the Incas Tour to the town of Ollantaytambo, uninterruptedly inhabited since Inca times, and climb the iconic fortress, built on the side of the mountain. Pisac, where you will be able to explore its village, we will also find a handicraft market run by local artisans. Then, we will head to the archaeological center of the same city, an agricultural masterpiece of the Inca Empire.
After the guided tour, we will board the bus that will take us back to the city of Cusco arriving at 19:00. Thus we conclude our excursion of the Sacred Valley of the Incas Tour in the San Francisco square located in the center of the city of Cusco.
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