Moray and Salt Mines Half Day Tour

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Moray and Salt Mines Half Day Tour. This is a very quiet and interesting tourist circuit where you will learn about agriculture, textiles and The Inca history.

  • Season: Year Round
  • Trip duration: Half day
  • Type Service: Private-personalized
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Price: USD 70 Per Person

Cusco –  Chincheros – Moray -Salt Mines – Cusco.

The trip starts picking-you-up from your hotel at 7:30 in the morning. Then we will go to the town of Chincheros and the archaeological site of Chincheros. This town is famous for its beautiful and colorful textiles, the women of chincheros are the reason why the custom of making textiles was kept alive,currently they still use the same techniques of their Inca ancestors.

We will continue to the Moray archaeological site. During the trip we will be able to enjoy beautiful landscapes in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Moray is a very special and unique place because of its circular platforms. These Inca terraces were used to obtain different varieties of cereals and agricultural products. The incas considered this place as an agricultural laboratory where they carried out cultivation experiments at different heights.

Finally we will visit the Maras’ salt mines. In this interesting and beautiful place we can see how salt is extracted by hand, the whole variety of salt and its different uses. It had a non-stopped operation since the inca ages, the most important in south region. After enjoying the Salt mines we will return to Cusco city where the journey ends.

Included:

  • Pick up from your Hotel
  • Private transportation from site to site during the tour
  • Professional and experienced guide (English/or Spanish)
  • Partial tourist ticket into the Maras/Moray
  • Guided service from site to site
  • First aid kit

No Included:

  • Lunch
  • Tip

Items to Bring:

  • Extra layers for the cold and wind
  • Hat, sun block, sunglasses
  • Sneakers or hiking shoes
  • 1 liter water bottle
  • Daypack 25 liters
  • Extra money
  • Toilet paper

1 – PAY WITH PAYPAL

* We will not be able to book and confirm your tour or trek without the following:
1. A deposit of 50% + 7%(TAX). Deposits are made to the Email below.

Email: pachamamaperutrek@gmail.com

2 – SEND THE MONEY THROUGH WESTERN UNION

(An easy and cheaper way to send the deposit) https://www.westernunion.com/pe/en/send-money.html Once you confirm your booking of trips, send the deposit through Western Union page or if you have any closer agency of this company , send us the money in US$ in name of :

Name: Juan carlos
Paternal name: Salon
Maternal name: Huamani
ID or DNI: 42888634
Address: Lucrepata E – 15
Telephone number: (+51) 978964009
Office of Western Union to be picked: Maruri street N° 310