On this tour at 08:30 a.m. Our local guide will pick you up from your hotel and head to Maras Moray; along the way you will make a stop and visit to the Quechua village of Chinchero, this town is surrounded by patchwork style fields with natural colours. Continuing with the journey, you will enjoy the snow-capped peaks of the Andes, through lush yellow fields of wheat to arrive to the salt mines of Maras, which is about 2 miles away.
This village is known as a former salt-producing center that is thought to date back all the way to pre-Inca times. Finally, you will visit the fascinating display of terraces in Moray. Moray boasts amphitheater-like terraces made by the Incas. These terraces, which are carved deep into the earth in a bowl shape, were thought to be used to determine the optimal conditions for growing crops. After a guided tour, you will go back to Cusco and ends at (Plaza San Francisco or Main Square) at around 14:30 p.m.
This trek is not suited to first timers. (Distance 10 km.) If you are a strong walker and have completed some moderate treks prior to this then you should...View More
Place where the famous stones called the Sillar are extracted with what was built the ancient Arequipa, for this tours you will need 2...View More