Our Sacred Valley excursion will take you to Pisac ruins, Urubamba valley, Ollantaytambo and the Magical lost city of the Incas “Machu Picchu” the biggest archaeological site of the Inca civilization in Peru. With Sacred Valley excursion travelers will be able to visit many of the highlights of the Inca culture in a short Period of time.
This Sacred Valley excursion enables travelers to explore all magical sites in the area of Machu Picchu as the Sun gate, Inca bridge and Montaña Machu Picchu in one single trip, this tour is highly recommended for all kind of travelers who want to explore every corner of Machu Picchu. The Sacred Valley excursion let you to stay one night at Aguas Calientes which is a great option to arrive to Machu Picchu earliest possible.
Sacred Valley excursion & Machu picchu – Overview
The Sacred Valley excursion begins in Cusco with the pick up from the hotels, we then drive toward the Sacred Valley of the Incas by the main route to Calca. Before to get to Pisac we will stop to visit the weaving center of Awana Cancha and see the Llama and alpaca farm. There will be time to explain all about the weaving process of the hand-made textiles; ten minutes later we will stop at the lookout of Taray to take in the view of the Urubamba valley. We will continue our Sacred Valley excursion visiting the popular ruins of Pisac, where the guide will transmit us all the history of this stunning site. there will be also time to visit the town of Pisac to see the traditional souvenir market. Afterwards we will continue to the town of Urubamba to enjoy a delicious lunch.
After lunch to finish our Sacred Valley excursion we will visit Ollantaytambo, an attractive town of Inca foundation with remarkable water channels and typical stone streets. The guide will lead us to the religious area with its impressive Sun temple on the hilltop and we will explore this big Inca fortress that guarded the access to the interior part of the valley. In the evening we will have train connection to Aguas Calientes.
At the appropriate time the guide will pick you up from your hotel and lead you to the bus station, we then board the bus which will take us to the Religious Sanctuary of the Incas, “Machu Picchu”. where our expert tour guide will teach us all about the history of this mysterious and mystical place. We will visit the most relevant places as the Sun Temple, Royal palace, Main Temple, Three Windows Temple and Sun Dial. It will be an unforgettable experience. After the guided tour, you will have free time to explore the area on your own. At the scheduled time we will take the bus down to Aguas Calientes to begin the journey back to Cusco.