Moray & Salt Mines

Days

1 DAY

Difficulty
From

Since 39 US$

The Unique Circular building in all of Cusco city or even inca terretory. know as a inca laboratory where they used to domesticate plants such as quinua, corn, potatoes and anothers too. Moray & Salt Mines of Maras is one of the best options if you want to enjoy half day Tour.

Moray Archaeological site is an inca ruins located around 52 kilometers Approx. from Cusco City and with 3,525 m.a.s.l. Also, is located on the west of Maras town. this inca site mostly consist in several terraced circular depressions.

this depressions is around 30 m. (98 ft) with a great irrigation System, and according some studies the purpose of this depressions is uncertain, but their design, depth and orientation with respect to wind and sun creates a temperature difference of as much as 5 C° from the top to the bottom of the terraces in the biggest sector of Moray.

Maras Salt Mines is other beautiful attractions in this tour that pretty much consist in over than 3,000 water pools.

Moray & Salt Mines will be one of the best options for a half a day tour next to Sacred Valley

The world is a book enjoyed travelling not just reading !!!

Tour Details

Type of Tour: Culture, History and Nature surrounding you.

Good For: hiker that love to walk in the mountains enjoying the nature and culture with having a little moderate level of fitness.

Difficulty: Moderate, but challenging

Consideration: AVAILABLE ALL YEAR.

Useful Informations:

  • Above all, your Safety.
  • Half day tour in the morning or afternoon is optional.
  • Explore 2 inca archaeological sites and 1  Inca original town.
  • Visit the unique place known as the capital of the incas empire.
  • Acclimatize yourself exploring the amazing history that this lands hide for you.
  • Little walk by the same archaeological site.
  • We take you in a car to visit all the sites.
  • You must be prepared for short walk and high elevation.
  • We are using local staff and natural resources.
  • Local company with sustainable responsibility.
  • Your tour guide before leave the hotel is gonna explain you what do you need for the tour that is simple and easy to get anywhere.

 

Includes:

  • Pick up from your hotel by your tour guide.
  • Professional trilingual tour guide (English — Spanish — Quechua).
  • Professional Assistant tour guide (for groups over than 15 people).
  • Bus Transportation for all the touristic service
  • Visit 1 inca town in the Sacred Valley.
  • Visit the Salt Mines.
  • Explore 2 archaeological sites (Moray and Cheqoc).
  • We will drop off you in your hotel or main square if you prefer.

 

Not Included: 

  • Meals.
  • Entrance fee to the archaeological sites.
  • Entrance fee to the salt mines.
  • Tips (appreciations).
  • Extra snack.
  • Travel insurance.