MARAS MORAY SALINERAS FULL DAY
DEPARTURES:9:00 a.m At 14:30
Detail of Tour:
DEPARTURES: Every Day.
DURATION: 1/2 Day.
FREQUENCY: The Whole Year.
Our tour begins with the I pick up from the hotel to 9:00 am. in our private mobility, to go to the population of Maras, going by populations very typical and beautiful landscapes that we will be able to enjoy in our journey, arrival and it visits to the following places:
MARAS:Rural population located in the county from Urubamba to 3300 meters from this splendid place you can appreciate the mountain range of Vilcanota and their summit mountains as: "Mountain Chikón", (5530 meters) "Mountain Putukisi "and "Mountain Verónica (5682 meters)."
At the present time this it is a pictures that keeps attractiveness of the pre-Hispanic, colonial and republican period, highlighting in the town streets and colonial covers with the noblemen's shields and caciques of the XVII and XVIII centuries, their people are as special as the same place.
MORAY:Located at about 7 Kms. to the Southwest of Maras; it is archaeological unique group in their gender in the region. It is about enormous terraces that are superimposed concentrically in a gigantic hole, these beautiful terraces that served in the Inca time as a agricultural laboratory "Prototype of a Greenhouse" in the one that the old ones Quechua they experienced and they obtained improvements. Place where incredible advances were obtained in the agriculture.
SALT MINING: or "MINE OF SALT"
Located to the northwest of the town of Maras they are constituted by about 2000 small wells with an area average of about 5 m², exploded from the Inca time, Colonial time and that it continues being even exploited by the villagers. They indicate that the mountain has in its interior mines of salt, a flowing of salted water that arises of this mountain, is good during the dry season to fill the wells in "watering" form every 3 days with salted water during one month, so that Solidifies gradually, later on one has the process for the consumption of the region.
After our visit we will return to the city of Cusco, you also have the option to spend the night in the Sacred Valley. Ollantaytambo.
The Service Includes:
- Pick up from the hotel to begin our visit.
- (English / Spanish) professional Tour guides.
- Private Bus.
- Entering Pass.
- Camera photographic or video camera (Optional).
- Eyeglasses of sun, sun block, caps or hats.
- Slight and Warm clothes.