Explore the ancient wisdom of the Incas at the Moray terraces, and marvel at the spectacular salt mines of Maras on a breathtaking half-day tour from Cusco. Visiting Maras Moray is definitely not something you will regret after experiencing this amazing side of the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Not only you will get an insight in the life of the Incas then and Peru today, but also the power of nature.
Salineras is a collection of watered terraces that take salt from an underground salty stream collected by locals through a fascinating process of evaporation. The pools and salt embankments are an incredible sight against the stunning mountain backdrop.
We leave from Cusco at 8am. To begin enjoying our day trip in Cusco we are going to visit the Sacred Valley and everything that this spectacular place has to offer, as well as its culture and a little more of the history of the emblematic cities, such as the archaeological park of Moray, the salt mines of Maras, you back to Cusco at about 14:30.
Departure time 9:00 am
5 hours (Aprox)
DEPARTURE TIME COMMENTS
You will be picked-up at your hotel in Cusco in the morning between 8:40 – 9:00 (The
transport will pick up passengers from several different hotels in Cusco), so your pick-up time
may vary. Please be ready and waiting in the lobby.
Your Cusco hotel
Cusco city center drop off
The Nevado Humantay is a perpetual snow mountain with active glacier tongues. The lake or cocha of Humantay was formed, paradisiacal lagoon of turquoise waters with a singular scenic beauty, the coloration of its waters is due to the minerals that are inside it and its greater depth is of approximately 4 meters.
Depart place: your hotel
Final destination: your hotel
Departure time: 4:00 – 4:30am
Finish time: 17:30 – 18:00