Cusco: Sacred Valley of the Incas Experience
- Private group
- Pickup available
- Valid: 1 day
Your experience will begin with a 1-hour and 20-minute drive throughout which you will see the snow-capped peaks of the Andes, lush yellow fields of wheat, and some villages. Finally, you will arrive to the fascinating display of terraces in Moray. Moray boasts three amphitheater-like terraces which were made by the Incas. These terraces, which are carved deep into the earth in the shape of a bowl, were thought to be used to determine the optimal conditions for growing crops. When you are done exploring Moray, you will travel just over 3 kilometers to the salt mines of Maras. This village is known as a former salt-producing center and is thought to date back all the way to pre-Incan times. There are over 3,000 salt pools carved into the mountainside which are filled daily by a stream of water. This spectacular area is perfect for you if you wish to see something different outside of the...
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