DEPARTURES: Every Day.
DURATION: Full day from 9.00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
PERIOD: All year.
PRICE: $ 11
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is one of the most amazing places while you visit the city of Cusco, also called “Vilcanota Valley”, visit the most traditional archaeological sites, Pisaq ruins and its typical market, Ollantaytambo and its archaeological complex also Chinchero and its traditional market.
At the entrance of the Urubamba Valley we will visit Pisaq which is a fantastic village where you can distinguish the ancient neighborhood (archaeological site) where we will see archaeological Inca and pre-Inca remains and the traditional market where you can find varied typical objects of pottery and textiles of the region. Admire their costumes, very colorful; carried by local people who sometimes come from different places, we will also observe their ancestral customs of marketing.
To go to Urubamba we will pass through the towns of Coya, Lamay, Calca, Yucay, Urubamba, watching beautiful flora and fauna during the tour that lasts approximately 45 minutes to reach the town of Urubamba located in the heart of the Sacred Valley. It is a fertile and comfortable zone which is an important pre-Hispanic agricultural center. We will use this friendly atmosphere for lunch in a cozy restaurant.
In the afternoon we drive to the village of Ollantaytambo, also known as “Tambo Valley” Single living Inca city, which stretches along the Vilcanota River and reaches Machu Picchu. Visit the famous fortress of Ollantaytambo, and know the unforgettable love story about the Inca Ollanta.
When we return to Cusco we stop to visit Chinchero and its small chapel, like the town of Pisac, is known for its Indian market, however, this is a little smaller but richer in tradition and provides its Once a wider range with respect to textiles.