In this more extensive tour we take a walk through all the best of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Starting from your hotel between 6:30 to 7 am, we travel to Chinchero, an ancestral town of the Incas, where we will appreciate the royal hacienda of the Inca Tupac Yupanqui, and the plaza and colonial temple. We continue to Moray to visit the Inca agricultural research center, with its impressive circular platforms, from there to the old Maras salt mine, a visually unique and ideal place to practice photography.
Going down to the beautiful Sacred Valley, we will have lunch in a buffet style restaurant in the town of Urubamba. Bordering the river of the same name, we arrive at the ancient citadel of Ollantaytambo, with its imposing fortress and its incomparable canals, great walls and temples, wonderful examples of the architecture of the Incas. Towards the end of the tour we will be in Pisac, an architectural complex of huge terraces and finely finished stone temples, another jewel of the Inca civilization.
The pick up from your hotel will be between 6:30 and 07:00 am to start this new adventure through the Sacred Valley of the Incas, which is made up of a great diversity of cultivated fields and picturesque towns which contrast perfectly with the snow-capped mountains and sacred mountains that are venerated since times before the Incas.
Sacred Valley VIP Chinchero will be the first point of visit on the route of the Super Sacred Valley VIP and Machu Picchu. It is located 28 km from the city of Cusco at 3,772 m.s. and it has important archaeological sites, a beautiful 17th century colonial church with paintings from the “Cuzqueña School”, and a typical market where you can still trade.
This small town focuses on traditional weaving made by hand by pure Andean women.
Trips to the sacred valley maras and moray Symbolic part. Here we find a type of amphitheater, in which each of the different terraces has different microclimates, which vary according to the height at which it is located.
The Moray complex would have more than 20 miniature sectors in which different crops would be kept according to the temperature to adapt.
This vip tour of the sacred valley will take you to know Moray for approximately 1 hour if you want to walk through all the terraces or platforms and, in this way, know first-hand one of the most incredible places in Peru.
Artisanal salt mines: Located in the upper area of the sacred valley where we find the Salineras de Maras a river, with little flow, pours its salty waters into the pools, where they stagnate and where the water evaporates little by little thanks to the heat from the sun, thus producing salt, an element so characteristic of this area of the most fertile blessed valley.
The use of the terraces or wells by the locals is hereditary, but it works in a common way, like the Salt of Maras.
A great place with Inca productions, the most primordial corn, and today a beautiful field, with great fruit production. An excellent place to enjoy our typical buffet lunch in the area, at the end we continue the trip.
The foundation of the Inca face of Ollantaytambo is attributed to Ollántay, and the military fortress that protected this area of the Eleguido valley, strategically located between two mountains, prevails.
Today you can see this fortress, and also the rich deposits, formed by the temple of Inti (sun god), the baths of the Ñustas (princesses), the chullpas of Cachiccata, a group of symmetrically stepped and very steep terraces on the hillside. . of a hill
tour of the vip valley: a town located in the foothills of the Intihuatana hill (where the sun is moored), has the best Andean system worked by the Incas. (Super Valley VIP) Near the town is the Archaeological Park of Pisac, Inca (Sacred Valley VIP)
Archaeological sites, finally assembled polished stone constructions, citadel, towers, military fortresses, astronomical observatory, we observe the Inca cemetery, the largest in all of America.