Salt mines, Moray tour, 1 day.-
Price in cash as of 2022:
Group service up to 20 people (mini bus): US$ 14 or 50 soles each person.
Private service (small group): US$ 55 or 200 soles each person, minimum with 2 people.
What is included? Tour guide, and transport.
Availability: Every day.
How to pay it?
We will collect the payment at your accommodation at 8:40 am of your chosen date.
An impressive tour along the very highlands of Cusco city, local villages, farming areas, unique views of the Sacred Valley glaciers.
We’ll meet at your accommodation at 8:40 am to take you to the bus which leaves at 9:00 am from downtown driving two hours to the first site of Maras (Salt mines), where you still can see over 3000 “rustic pools” still used to get salt after filling up every pool with salted water which emanates naturally from the mountain to be dried up by sunshine during a few days.
The next site is Moray, a unique Inca terraces used as “farming laboratory” to acclimatize, and improved the seeds of crops at Inca time.
The bus will be back in Cusco by 3:00 pm.
What you need to take:
– 70 soles (US$ 18) for the partial ticket of 2 days pass to visit Moray (this ticket also allows you to visit Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero).
Otherwise you can buy the whole tourist ticket of 130 soles (US$33) of 10 days pass, also for other day tours like the South Valley tour, the Sacred Valley tour, and the Cusco city tour.
– 10 soles – US$ 3 for the ticket of Maras (salt mines).
-Clothing, temperatures could varies from 10 °C to 28 °C.
– Bottled water, snacks, hat, sunglasses, beanie.