Sacred Valley Tour, was of great importance in Inca times as this place provided to select food grains to the city of Cusco and Machu Picchu and was home to the kings.the sacred valley of the Incas, in the Peruvian Andes, is composed of numerous rivers that descend by ravines and small valleys; Has numerous archeological monuments and indigenous peoples. This valley was much appreciated by the Incas because of their special geographic and climatic qualities. It was one of the main points of production for the richness of its lands and place where the best corn grain is produced in Peru.
It spreads beautiful colonial towns that were created, and today they show their mestizaje in architecture, art and alive culture. There are the towns of Pisaq and its typical handicraft fair, Urubamba capital of the province, Ollantaytambo, with its fortress, and the living Inca city.
SACRED VALLEY TOUR.
The Sacred Valley was of great importance in Inca times as this place provided to select food grains to the city of Cusco and Machu Picchu and was home to the kings.
Pisac: you can still see the magnificent and ancient architecture in the construction of the Inca city as well as in the agricultural terraces. Our guided tour of Pisac lasts about 2 hours before returning to the valley to visit the colorful local market and traditional where you can buy traditional textiles at low prices. After our visit to the market, our journey continues through the beautiful Sacred Valley, across the valley will see cornfields, our next destination is Urubamba where we arrive at approximately 13:00 pm to enjoy lunch (optional) on one local restaurants. From Urubamba it is only 30.
Ollantaytambo. This place was built with pink granite rocks and is another great example of Inca architecture. Take a look at the second time of the Incas (90 tons) that was used as part of the Sun Temple after visiting this place continue to biggest rock.
Chinchero. Located at 3,800 meters, where we will observe the traditional village, the colonial church and the Inca terraces and return to the city of Cusco.
Daily departures from 8:30 to 18:00 (Sundays 8:00 to 18:00)
Places to visit:
- Archaeological Park of Pisac typical Market
- Urubamba (lunch optional)
- Touristic bus.
- Professional guide.
- Lunch (optional)
Does not include:
- Tourist ticket
- Extra expenses.
What you need to take:
- Thick jacket
- Money to eat and to shop.