Cusco Day Tours
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Chinchero Moray Maras Salt Mines and Ollantaytambo full-day tour

Our English-speaking guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at 8:00 am in our comfortable private vehicle for this amazing trip to the colorful town of Chinchero. We have designed this alternative itinerary to visit four other key sites such as the archaeological site of Chinchero, the Terraces of Moray, the Salt Flats of Maras, and the Inca fortress of Ollantaytambo in this full day from Cusco to Ollantaytambo or vice versa, the visit to Chinchero Moray Maras Salt Mines and Ollantaytambo is a perfect option.

For those looking to experience a mix of culture and natural beauty. In addition, this exciting tour features stops along the way to visit the Andean Textile Interpretation Center, where there is a weaving and dyeing demonstration. Our personalized full-day tour of the Sacred Valley is organized in a small private tour, with an experienced guide passionate about Inca history.

14 hours
Max people: 8
Cusco – Sacred Valley

What’s included

Brief information about your tour one day before.
Pick up from your hotel in Cusco (07:50 am approx.)
Private transportation.
Professional bilingual tour guide.
Walking tour of the sites.
Safety equipment First aid kit including emergency oxygen cylinder.
Return to your hotel in Cusco (5:30 pm approx.)
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What’s not included

Entrance fees: You must have a tourist ticket to enter the ruins of Chinchero, Moray, and Ollantaytambo of the Sacred Valley. The tourist ticket currently costs 70 soles for a one-day ticket or 130 soles for a 10-day ticket. This ticket will give you access to many other places in the Sacred Valley, as well as some museums and places of interest in Cusco.
The entrance ticket to the Maras Salt Mines is an additional 10 soles.
Tipping your guide is optional, but sometimes an extra tip is always welcome, especially considering his job.
Trip interruption and trip medical/evacuation insurance (mandatory)
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What to Expect

Explore 3 archaeological parks located in the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Admire the mysterious salt wells in Maras.
Enjoy the view of landscapes and the culture of the Andean people.

Itinerary

Day 1: Chinchero – Andean Textile Center – Moray – Maras Salt Mines – Ollantaytambo

Chinchero: The Town of Textile Handicrafts Chinchero is a small town located about an hour’s drive from Cusco. This town is known for its textile handicrafts. If you are interested in history, culture, and traditions, this is the perfect place for you. In addition, in Chinchero you can learn about the process of textile making and weaving with the local craftsmen, where the locals wear beautiful and colorful costumes that express a unique cultural heritage.

The Agricultural Terraces Moray

Moray is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the Sacred Valley. It is a complex of circular agricultural terraces dating back to Inca times. It is believed that these terraces were used as an agricultural laboratory to Experiment with different crops. The circular shape of the terraces creates different microclimates that allowed the Incas to cultivate a wide variety of plants.

Maras: The Maras Salt Valley is an impressive site dating back to pre-Inca times. It is a complex of more than 3000 salt wells that have been used for more than 500 years. The salt is extracted using a completely natural process that is still in use today, with its stunning pink color and an extraction technique that will captivate you with its efficiency, laboriousness, and beauty. Afterwards, around 1:00 p.m. we will visit a restaurant in Urubamba, where you will enjoy a delicious lunch.

Ollantaytambo The Inca Fortress

Ollantaytambo is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in Peru. It is an Inca fortress located in the Sacred Valley. It is believed to have been built during the reign of the Inca Pachacutec and was used as a military fortress and religious center. In addition to the imposing Inca structures, you will enjoy beautiful natural scenery and local culture. Finally, at 5:00 pm we will take you back to your hotel in Cusco.

Price
from
$

45

/per person

Price varies by group size – Private service. Only a $30 deposit per person is required to secure your trip.

Price information

Price

The cost of service varies by group size:

Passengers

Price

1 person
$159 per person
2 people
$100 per person
3 people
$75 per person
4 people
$60 per person
5 people
$50 per person
6 or more person
$45 per person
  • Deposit (pre-payment): $30 per person is required to reserve space on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • You can make the payment of the remaining balance when you arrive in Cusco or you can pay online with a credit or debit card with your reservation code here.
  • Any questions, contact us: at +51 958586103  or  info@vtmperu.com

*Pay with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Diners Club have 5% card fees.

Free cancellation: up to 48 hours before the experience starts (local time)

Custom private trip – private service.
Immediate confirmation.
Cancellation possible (See terms)
24/7 Assistance

We will contact you as soon as possible, usually within 10 minutes by WhatsApp and up to 24 hours by e-mail.

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Thank you for your time and interest in touring with VTM Perú.

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Chinchero Moray Maras Salt Mines and Ollantaytambo full-day tour

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Reserve with a deposit starting from $30 per person.

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Transfers

Price info

Price

The cost of service varies by group size:

Passengers

Price

1 person
$159 per person
2 people
$100 per person
3 people
$75 per person
4 people
$60 per person
5 people
$50 per person
6 or more person
$45 per person
  • Deposit (pre-payment): $30 per person is required to reserve space on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • You can make the payment of the remaining balance when you arrive in Cusco or you can pay online with a credit or debit card with your reservation code here.
  • Any questions, contact us: at +51 958586103  or  info@vtmperu.com

*Pay with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Diners Club have 5% card fees.

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