On our Sacred Valley Tour you will discover beautiful nature, picturesque landscapes and great archaeological sites from the times of the Incas. Spend the day on our Sacred Valley Peru tour exploring the area and learning its history from your specially trained, English speaking tour guide. Also visit some of the best souvenir and textile markets in the Cusco region on our Sacred Valley day tour. You will also see a demonstration of how the textiles in this area are made by hand and dyed.
The Sacred Valley tour from Cusco will show you how the Incas appreciated the Valley for its special geographic and climatic properties. Here in the fertile soil of the Valley their best products were grown. These fruits of the earth delighted the royal court. On our Sacred Valley tour Cusco you will find delicious corn that has the largest kernels in the whole world.
Mother Nature will caress you here, and you will be astonished by the variety of the flora and fauna. The Incan ruins above Pisac are amazing, as is the traditional Pisac market in the center of the town. The Incan fortress at Ollantaytambo is fantastic. So is the Temple in Chincheros. Each site is distinct and has a personality of its own. ¡We invite you to discover the best Sacred Valley of the Incas!
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We will begin our fascinating Tour of the Sacred Valley of the Incas in the morning. We will be accompanied by our expert local guide. This is a full day tour. We will go to the Pisaq Archeological Park and to the towns of Pisaq, Urubamba, Ollantaytambo and Chinchero. At midday we will be able to enjoy the best of Cusco´s cuisine at one of the most exclusive restaurants in the Sacred Valley.
Then we will go down to Pisaq where we´ll make a brief stop at local crafts market. There you will see an amazing array of handmade goods. Next we will go up to Pisaq Archeological Center. There are Andean terraces, irrigation canals, drinking water fountains, homes, religious and ceremonial sites, and a cemetery.
After that we’ll drive along the sacred Vilcanota River to Urubamba. This is where we will enjoy our delicious lunch at one of the premier restaurants in the Sacred Valley. After lunch we will continue on to Ollantaytambo. Here we can pass a peaceful afternoon at the great Incan fortress which was built during the Incan Imperial Period.
Finally we will return to the city of Cusco via Chincheros. There we will see the Chincheros Archeological Center. We will also visit a weaving exhibition where we´ll meet local families of weavers. They will demonstrate how they obtain such vibrant colors from natural plant dyes. We will arrive back in Cusco at about 6:00 pm.
Dear Customer: If you have a train ticket from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu leaving that same day, please tell us so we can coordinate with your guide and driver so they can leave you at the train station.
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is so beautiful that it is hard to describe. It just feels like a fertile, benevolent, sacred place. Thank you, Travel 1.