Maras Moray biking full day

Maras is a picturesque andean village famous for its salt ponds and the archeological site of Moray located 4 Km away. Moray is an Inca agricultural research station designed for experimenting with crops at different altitudes. These salt mines date back to pre inca times and from this point you can have  great views of snow capes.

ITINERARY

The group will be picked up at 8.30 am. to head by bus until reaching the area of Cruz Pata. We will go through the andes, observing the experimental terraces of Moray that are considered as an inca prototype of a greenhouse or experimental biological station. Later we will continue going down towards Maras (small village), where we will stop to have lunch. From this point we will have a great view of the sacred valley and the andean chain.

Later we will cross the ancient mines of salt “salineras” and will continue descending until reaching the Urubamba river at the sector of Pichingoto, from here we head towards the town of Urubamba where our private bus will be waiting for us and then the group will be transferred to Cusco where we will arrive around 6:00pm.

Obs: Group size Max. 12 and Min. 2 persons. Daily departures available all year.

INCLUDES:

  • Box-lunch
  • Professional bikes, gloves, helmet
  • Qualified English / Spanish guide
  • Private transportation Cusco – Chinchero – Urubamba – Cusco

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals
  • Entrance ticket to Moray 10 soles
  • Entrance ticket to Maras 5 soles

SUGGESTIONS:

  • Sportive clothing
  • Extra cash
  • Sunblock
  • Sunglasses
  • Small backpack

Machupicchu full day

Early in the morning (3.30 am) the group will be picked up at the hotel and then we´ll travel to  Ollantaytambo to take the train to Aguas Calientes  (6.10 am) the trip will last 3 hrs. aprox. Upon the arrival, we will go up by bus during 30 min. to Machupicchu where the guide will lead us for aprox. 2. hrs.  You will visit the important monuments like the Royal Quarters, the Main Plaza, the Circular Tower, the Sacred Sun Dial, the Temple of the Three Windows, among others. Later you will have some free time to explore the area on your own. Late in the afternoon you will have to take the bus down to Aguas Calientes, having in mind that the train back to Ollantaytambo leaves at 9.30 pm. Remember to be at the train station at least 30 min. before departure. In Ollantaytambo our private bus will pick you up to take you back to Cusco. Remember to be there at least 30 min. before departure. End of our journey on the Plaza de Armas.

INCLUDES:

  • Transfer from Cusco to Ollantaytambo and vice versa
  • Train Tickets from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes and vice versa
  • Round trip bus from Aguas Calientes to Macchu Picchu
  • Entrance tickets to Machu Picchu
  • Professional guide
  • Taxes

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Meals
  • Drinks
  • Phone calls
  • Tips
  • Transfer from train station – hotel – trainstation

RECOMMENDED:

  • Walking shoes or tennis shoes.
  • Bottle of water.
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts
  • Long pants
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunblock
  • Medical / personal items
  • A lightweight backpack
  • Camera and charger
  • Some cash in small bills (preferably soles)
  • Binoculars
  • Sunglasses, plastic bags