Sacred Valley + Maras-Moray
PRICES IN DOLLARS
👤 Minimum number of people: 1
⌚ 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is one of the main places in Cusco that you definitely have to visit. In the inca ages this valley was appreciated for the geological and climatic qualities it has. From this valley the inca Astronomers used to see the milky way and they tried to represent it in the ground, they built marvelous places like Pisaq and Ollantaytambo.
The trip start at half past six, we will pick you up and then go towards the Sacred Valley. The first place to visit will be Pisaq and the traditional market where you will be able to buy some souvenirs really cheaper, the next stop will be the archeological park site of Ollantaytambo, you will love this small town. In the city of Urubamba, we will stop for lunch time, the meal will be composed by the most important peruvian dishes, an alluring buffet.
Getting back to Cusco we will visit two fascinating places: “the salt mines in Maras” and “the agricultural inca laboratory in Moray”. At the salt mines you will be able to try the bountiful variety of salt the local people make and, of course, buy the kind of salt that you most like. Both of them places are unmatchable and have many stories that your professional guide will share with you.
To finish this delightful trip we will spend some minutes in the town of Chincheros, better known as the handicraft city. In fact, here is made the most beautiful and colorful traditional clothes, accessories and souvenirs that of course you will be able to buy. Local Women will teach you the tradition about how they tint wool of alpaca, lama and sheep with natural tincture with ancestral Inca technics.