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US$ 85.00 p/person

(Based on Double / Triple accommodation)

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Moray, Maras & Salt mines

Last Minute Information

  • For this tour (if you have not already purchased the The Full Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTCI)
  • you need the Partial Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTCPIII) / Circuit III – Sacred Valley to be able to enter Moray. for more info and entrance ticket options: see Frequently asked questions
  • This partial Cusco Tourist Ticket includes 4 entrances. It includes the most important attractions in the Sacred Valley, and is the ticket you need to buy if you are only visiting attractions in the Sacred Valley and not Cusco. Take note that this ticket is only valid for 2 days.
  • Validity: 2 Days
  • Price (2014): S/. 70 (US$ 25)
  • Included: Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero & Moray.

MORAY
a further breathtaking 20 kms drive with the beautiful snowcapped Chicon and Veronica mountains in the Cordillera Vilcanota as a backdrop we continue through to Moray. In Moray we visit “ the Inca agricultural greenhouse or laboratory”, consisting of four platforms amphitheater style or. Has a depth of 150 meters, the overlapping concentric circular stone rings widen as they rise. It was an experimental place to study the adaptation of plants to new ecosystems.

MARAS/ SALINERAS ( Salt mines )
located 7 miles from Moray at altitude of 3, 380 m is a small village, as a model of a miniature city. Famous for its salt mines, made up of about 3000 small wells with an area average size of about 5 ms ². These were already exploited since Inca times as a means of economic exchange and securities. Very interesting to see how the salt is recovered from these mines and the lives of those who work here.

Program Itinerary

Day 1:

Depart Cusco approx 9:00 am returning approximately 2.40pm.
Sites: approximate duration of visit;
MORAY:60 mins 90 mins :
MARAS / SALINERAS: 60 mins – 90 mins :

What is Included:

  • • Private bus / transport
  • • Tour guide in English

What is not Included:

  • Lunch (optional if requested at least 1 day in advance $7)
  • Cusco Tourist Ticket This ticket is required for the entrance to Moray
  • Maras entrance additional 8 soles
  • • If you do not have a tourist ticket it can be purchased at Moray

We recommend that you bring

  • Water bottle, camera, suncream, hat
  • Rain jacket or rain poncho
  • Money for lunch and souveniers
  • Comfortable sturdy walking shoes or runners
  • Cusco Tourist Ticket
  • A warm clothes to return to Cusco

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Cusco Tourist Ticket
  • The Cusco Tourist Ticket officially called “Boleto Turistica del Cusco,” is a ticket which allows you to gain entrance to multiple attractions in and around Cusco and the Sacred Valley. The full ticket is the most popular, but there are also several partial tickets on sale too. In 2014, Peru´s Ministry of Culture changed the rules for the tickets, so read carefully the ticket types available, what entrances they include and how much they cost!
  • The Full Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTCI)
  • Includes entrance to 16 attractions within Cusco, surrounding areas and the Sacred Valley, the Full Cusco Tourist Ticket is the most popular ticket to buy. It is also the most expensive. Not all of the attractions listed on the ticket are must visit, but it does include the most popular attractions such as Saqsayhuman, Pisaq and Ollantaytambo. If you plan on visiting both Cusco and the Sacred Valley, this is the ticket to buy. This ticket is valid for 10 days, unlike the other tickets which are valid for just 1 – 2 days.
  • Validity: 10 Days
  • Price (2014): S/. 130 (US$ 47)
  • Included: Saqsayhuman, Qenko, Pucapucara, Tambomachay, Museo de Arte Popular, Museo Histórico Regional, Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo, Museo de Sitio de Korikancha, Centro Qosqo de Arte Nativo, Monumento de Pachacutec, Tipon, Pikillacta, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero & Moray.
  • Partial Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTCPI) / Circuit I – Saqsayhuman
  • This partial Cusco Tourist Ticket includes just 4 entrances. The attractions are the 4 main attractions located just outside of Cusco and not in the city itself. Take note that this ticket is valid for just 1 day!
  • Validity: 1 Day
  • Price (2014): S/. 70 (US$ 25)
  • Included: Saqsayhuman, Qenko, Pucapucara & Tambomachay.
  • Partial Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTCPII) / Circuit II – City & South Sacred Valley
  • This partial Cusco Tourist Ticket includes 8 entrances. Generally speaking the attractions listed on this ticket are the least visited of all in the Cusco region. The Museo Histórico Regional (the original home of Garcilaso de la Vega) and the Inca archaeological site of Tipon are definitely worth visiting.Take note that this ticket is only valid for 2 days.
  • Validity: 2 Days
  • Price (2014): S/. 70 (US$ 25)
  • Included: Museo de Arte Popular, Museo Histórico Regional, Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo, Museo de Sitio de Korikancha, Centro Qosqo de Arte Nativo, Monumento de Pachacutec, Tipon & Pikillacta.
  • Partial Cusco Tourist Ticket (BTCPIII) / Circuit III – Sacred Valley
  • This partial Cusco Tourist Ticket includes 4 entrances. It includes the most important attractions in the Sacred Valley, and is the ticket you need to buy if you are only visiting attractions in the Sacred Valley and not Cusco. Take note that this ticket is only valid for 2 days.
  • Validity: 2 Days
  • Price (2014): S/. 70 (US$ 25)
  • Included: Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero & Moray.
  • Cusco Tourist Ticket Points of Sale
  • You can buy the partial or full Cusco Tourist Ticket at any of the attractions listed on the ticket. You can also buy the tickets at the central office or the official tourist information centre called DIRCETUR.
  • BTG Ticket Office
  • Address: Avenida. El Sol 103 Galerías Turísticas
  • Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday, 08:00 – 18:00 hrs.
  • Official Tourist Information Centre – DIRCETUR
  • Address: Calle Mantas (just off the main plaza)
  • Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday, 08:00 – 12:00 hrs & 14:00 – 18:00 hrs.
  • Things to Know!
  • o Tickets cannot be purchased via the internet.
  • o To buy any of the Cusco Tourist Tickets you need to present your passport.
  • o You may be requested to show your passport along with the ticket to gain entrance to sites included on the ticket.
  • o Children under 9 don´t pay. You may need to show a passport as proof of age.
  • o Children aged 10 – 17 years old pay the reduced student rate, BTG Full S/. 70, BTC Partial S/.40 (passport needed as proof).
  • o The ticket cannot be bought with anticipation.
  • o Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

Booking Information

  • DAILY DEPARTURES !!! You must book and pay a deposit well in advance. For high season (May to October, 5-4 months in advance.) Low season (November to April, 3-1 months in advance.)
  • GROUPS BOOKING: Choose on the Calendar the date of your preference, fill out with your personal details, then below fill out details of your group in Traveling with: once you have finalized you will receive an email with a Reservation Code (Purchase number) to pay a booking deposit with. (If you would like to pay your booking deposit individually, then you must book each of you separatelly.)
  • HOW TO BOOK AND CONFIRM.- Choose your preferred date on the Calendar (Leaving Dates) fill out with all the requested details, you can book for 2 or more person just complete details on traveling with: soon you will receive a reservation code (Purchase Number) and you can pay in full US$ 25.00 per person through Western Union to Mr: Irwin POMA FLORES (Peru) or Pay a booking deposit ONLINE on Step 3: TO PAY with Master Card or Visa card US$ 26.50 per person. OR pay with Paypal USD$ 26.50 per person.
  • Please send us an email with the reference of your payment and your hotel name and address in Cusco for you pick-up OR at 08:40 am depart from our office.