Explore through amazing landscapes and visit Chinchero, Maras salt mines, Moray and the famous archeological sites along the sacred valley of the Incas. Also visit with a guided tour Ollantaytambo, Pisaq and Urubamba on a full day tour from Cusco.
Discover the Sacred Valley and amazing landscapes during your day trip from Cusco
You will visit local communities and learn about ancients weaving techniques.
Enjoy Moray, Ollantaytambo, Pisaq archeological sites and learn about history.
The journey starts with the pickup at 7:00 am. to all members of the group, then you will to the first stop “Chinchero”. Then you will make the first stop in order to visit a local family to learn about the weaving ancient process, after an explanation and some time to relax you will continue to Moray.
Moray is a famous archeological site where your tour guide will take the group on a guided tour and time to take pictures of the wonderful landscapes.
Then you will continue to Maras-salt mines and enjoy the history of this place and the beautiful landscapes, then, in the middle of the day, you will go to Urubamba where you can enjoy a local buffet lunch and relax.
After enjoying the hard of the sacred valley you will go to Ollantaytambo where you will visit the archeological site and learn more about the Inca culture, it takes sometimes 45 minutes to walk around the most important places. Then some travelers will finish the tour in this location (14:00-15:00) and board one of the trains to Machu Picchu, if that is not your case, you will continue the journey to Pisaq.
Enjoy Pisaq archeological site with a guided tour, then your guide will let you explore a bit the area by yourself for some time after all group will meet together again and go to visit one of the shops on the way.
Finally, you will return to Cusco at approximately 7:00 pm, and drop you off near the main plaza.
Visits included on tour:
Important: Tourist Ticket or BTG
The complete tourist ticket is valid for ten days; It allows access to 16 Inca sites around Cusco and the Sacred Valley. Buy this full ticket could be a better option if you also plan to combine the city tour, Moray, or visit any archeological sites inside the Sacred Valley. A choice is to buy a partial tourist ticket of S/.70.00 Nuevos soles; this is valid for one day and will allow entry to all of the sites on the City Tour.
What time does the tour start?
Pick-up starts at 6:30 am. please let me know where you are staying a day before the trip to set up a pickup place or meeting point.
What time does the tour Finish?
Tour can finish at Ollantaytambo between 14:00 – 15:00 or at Cusco at 19:00.
Can I buy an entrance ticket to the Sacred Valley during the trip?
Yes, you can buy your entrance fees in the first place you visit. Only available local currency and cash.
Where do the Sacred Valley and Moray Salt Mines start?
All tours start in Cusco.
Where do the Sacred Valley and Moray Salt Mines finish?
Drop-off can be at Cusco or Ollantaytambo.
Can I finish the trip at Ollantaytambo?
Yes, you can finish the tour at Ollantaytambo and take the train to Machu Picchu or spend an overnight in the town.
What do I miss if I finish the tour in Ollantaytambo?
You will miss visiting Pisaq, However would be a good idea to visit it another day or by yourself and take a full day to explore all area.