Explore with a Mountain Biking Tour of the highlands of the Sacred Valley. This full-day tour is perfect for those who would like to get out of the Cusco for a day, visit Moray’s impressive circular Inca terraces, and walk through the many crystallized salt mines of Maras that are nevertheless, after a long time, continuing use today.
Enjoy amazing sceneries of the salt mines in Maras and learn about the importance of pre-Inca's time.
Discover the ancient agricultural site of Moray and learn how the Incas used it.
Explore some of the most significant chronological sites of the Sacred Valley.
We leave Cusco by bus at 9:00 a.m., with the direction to Chinchero (30 minutes to get herebike tour, Maras – Moray), small village that retains the layout of the streets of the Inca edge, and several buildings dating from this time. From here we go by bike in the direction of the Lake Huaypo, before discovering the agricultural site of Moray, the Maras colonial village and then the salt mines of Maras, where we will see the process of salt recollection, precious mineral during the Inca edge and then at the time of the colony. Later we will complete our circuit by a beautiful descent to the village of Urubamba, at the bottom of the Valley, by the sacred river Vilcanota. Finally we find our car that will bring us back to Cusco at 5:00 pm.
This easy excursion of about 35 km bicycle, in small paths without difficulties will leave you an unforgettable memory
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