Today you will visit some spectacular sites in the Sacred Valley of Cusco constructed by the Incas and the nature of Peru. Beginning from your hotel in Cusco we will take you to the Salineras salt mine which includes over 3000 salt pools, close to the town of Maras which we will drive through so you can appreciate its typical and beautiful architecture. This salt mine still works as it did long time ago and you will see the local people working on the salt pools. This tour will also show you the spectacular agricultural labs of the Incas, which have shapes of aqueducts from the old Roman times. The tour guide will explain with more information the myths and ancient histories about these two wonders. Arriving in the town of Chinchero, we will stop and have a delicious lunch in a touristic restaurant in where some of the famous Peruvian food will be served. Chinchero is famous for its amazing textile market and you can have the opportunity to buy a beautiful textile souvenir home. Its archaeological site is located beautifully together with the main church of the town and your tour guide will teach all about its history and myths. Before going back to your hotel in Cusco, you will get a demonstration of how the textiles in this area is hand made, colored and how the textile clothes is produced.
Pick-up & drop-off at your hotel in Cusco
Lunch in a touristic restaurant