The Sacred Valley Of The Incas Peru is located from Cusco city on the way to Machu Picchu, at the bottom of the Andes mountains, so Sacred Valley Tours has a few gorgeous Inca sites such as Pisaq, Ñaupa Iglesia, Ollantaytambo, Chincheros, Maras salt mine with Moray.
This Sacred Valley of the Incas is well appreciated, since the remote time, for its special warm climate and the fertile soil, where is cultivated the biggest corn grain in the world. Moreover, the river has some native fishes, and nowadays we have some species of trout, introduced from Canada.
Also, this sacred valley has been declared in 2006 as a cultural heritage of the Nation.
In conclusion, having this day tour to the sacred valley is visiting the most outstanding places in the Cusco region in Peru country.
Note: This day tour is much better in a private group, so you will have enough time to take some photos and explore these places at your own pace because, in a shared group, you will spend more of your time in many craft and jewelry stores
What Is The Sacred Valley Of The Incas Peru?
Pisaq Inca site, located along the sacred valley in Peru
This valley is one of the magical places, with many Inca sites for tourists, located at a lower altitude of Cusco city in Peru country and situated 2,700 masl (8,858 ft).
Nowadays, is one of the main attraction for national and international tourists
What Is The Altitude And Climate Of The Sacred Valley
This valley is located to the northeast of Cusco city and situated 2700 masl (8,858ft) the climate mainly is warm all year round, thanks to the type of white and pink granite rocks.
The temperature varies during the day, and is between 23 ° C and 26 ° C, at night it drops to 10 ° C to 8 ° C.
How Is Sacred Valley Of The Incas Tour?
Mainly the sacred valley of the Incas tour, starts from Cusco city, in a shared group with an expert tour guide to visit all the Inca sites, located along this valley, then back to Cusco city, so the tour starts at 8:am then finish by 6:20 pm.
The tour recommended for the sacred valley of the Incas is in a private way, so you will spend more time a the sites to visit at your own pace, with plenty of time for the photos with a personal touch.
How Far Is Sacred Valley From Ollantaytambo?
This Ollantaytambo town with the Inca site is located in the sacred valley of the Incas, which is almost the end of the valley, so mainly if you want to visit the Pisaq Inca site, which is part of the sacred valley of the Incas, it takes an hour 45 minutes by a taxi ride.
Also, you can connect from Ollantaytambo to Maras salt mine, it takes an hour by a taxi ride, and Moray takes from Ollantaytambo an hour with 30 minutes, then to Chincheros Inca site takes an hour 40 minutes.
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