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Description

Moray and Maras – Salt Mines Peru Tour

Maras Moray & Salt Mines Tour is one of the tours that you will be stay impress by the beautiful landscapes; the view from here is breathtaking, around this wonderful place. Explore with us, this attractive and charming historical place where we will visit the enigmatic archaeological site of Moray Maras Cusco, where the Incas experienced and acclimatized new crops using different heights in a terraced system.

 

We will visit Cusco to Maras Salt mines, after that we are heading around the place of Maras,

Salt mines Peru is a tour where we will see the water flows from these high-altitude mountains and falls down the mountainside into individual evaporation ponds forming layers of salt that are extracted and then distributed to the high-Andean communities.

 

Then, with this Maras Moray Tour Cusco, we will know the work processes; the local people still work in this place.

 

Itinerary

Maras Moray Half-Day Tour

Today. for this Maras Moray tour. We will come to pick you up from your hotel around 8.45 am, then we are heading to Maras Moray from Cusco, The trip is absolutely beautiful all the way, on the road you can see the lush meadows farms, and the snowcapped mountains making an exceptional trip to Maras Moray tour Peru.

 

Then, you will arrive at a fascinating display of terraces, Moray Cusco Peru, (cultivation terraces) Moray has 3 systems of cultivation terraces as an amphitheater made by the Incas. These platforms, which are deeply carved into the ground in the form of a bowl, are believed to have been used to determine the optimum conditions for the cultivation of different products.

 

After exploring Moray Peru, we will descend to one of the most popular places the salt mines of Maras located about 2 kilometers away, this was an important production center that dates back to pre-Inca times. Here we will find more than 3,000 wells of salt pools along the mountain slope, which are filled daily by the water that seeps into the earth.

 

The last place we will visit is Chinchero, where we will admire the very well preserved Inka walls in the main square, as well as many altars.

 

We will also visit the beautiful colonial church, unique for its works of art and imagery. Continuing, we will participate in a wonderful introduction to the art of Andean weavings; Throughout the afternoon we will become familiar with the wisdom of Andean weavings, such and as they are maintained long before Inka times. this is the end of Maras Moray and Chinchero Tour.

 

Include

For This Tour Maras Moray Salt Mines, It Includes:

  • Round trip transportation
  • Bilingual professional guide
  • Entrance ticket for all of this Places

It does Not Include:

  • Meals and other services that are not mentioned in this program

Recommendations

Things You Must Take.

  • Sun hat.
  • Sunscreen cream (factor 35 recommended).
  • Waterproof jacket/rain poncho.
  • Water.
  • Camera and video camera.

price

The Price for this Maras Moray and Salt Mines, this is in Group Service.

$30.00 dollars per person

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