Book with us Maras Moray and Salt Mine Private Tour located at Cusco Peru and organised from Cusco city with oxygen tank for your safety and explore Moray Maras & Salt Mine Tour with experienced tour guide for Maras Moray Chincheros Private Day Tour also for this day tour Moray Maras salt mine Cusco, we are recommended by real testimonies on Trip Advisor, from our real customers and these places are located at 3100 masl( 9,842ft) and made on the slope of the hill and the salt pans is in the form of terraces or platforms, crossed by a stream that nourishes the pools with salt water and the use of the salt of Maras dates from thousands of years and is inherited in each family and managed in a cooperative way and these places are the highlights of Cusco Peru for our tourists.
Description About Tour Moray Maras Salt Mine Located At Cusco Peru
Come with us for this scenic Day Tour Maras Moray salt mine, located at Cusco Peru and composed by three thousand and three hundred pools with 5 square meters each and the water seeps into the pools and evaporates by the action of the intense sun, causing coarse salt crystals to sprout and after 33 days the salt reaches 10 cm. of height and has to be harvested in layers and the pink salt layer being the most useful for the humanity, then the view of the set of pools is spectacular and also along the ride we see nice farming fields of potatoes and quinua, wheat and barley and some snow capped mountains far away too.
And also along the route we can visit the Inca warehouse.
In The Morning: Maras Moray Tour Cusco Peru
We pick you up at 8: am for Maras Moray Private Day Tour and ride you through nice landscape and arrive in an hour to the salt mine then arriving first to the viewpoint for enjoying the amazing views then we visit the salty pools and then we go for Moray and see this amazing agricultural terraces, from the Inca time, where the Incas practiced the adaptation of tropical plants and tubers to this area of cold Andes mountains and afterwards on the way back to Cusco, we visit Chincheros then we drop you off at Cusco city, at your place by 2:pm
On The Afternoon: Private Maras Moray Tour Cusco
We pick you up at 1:pm, in your hotel and then we go by our private car through this stunning places so the tour starts with a visit to the Colonial town of Maras and then we continue to the nearby Inca site of Moray which a magnificent series of terrace circles set into the ground that were once used by the Incas for experimentation crops.
Afterward the final destination are the salt mines which have been in use since Pre-Inca times and the water comes through subterranean stream and then is channeled through pools where it evaporates and leaves behind pure salt crystals with thousands of stark white pools stretching down the valley then offering stunning views then back to Cusco city and we drop you off at your hotel by 6:pm.
Note: We follow, your schedule time for this tour Maras Moray private tour, you just lets us know, when you want to start this tour.
Useful Information About For Tour Moray Maras Salt Mine Cusco
• Daily departures in the morning and on the afternoon or any time you are free for this tour and also our private tours are easily customized based on your interests and schedule.
Included For Tour Moray Maras Salt Mine Cusco
- Private transportation round trip
- Experienced tour guide
- Oxygen tank in the car
Not Included For Maras Moray Private Day Tour
- Entrance fees to the Inca sites
- 10 soles the entrance fees to salt mine Maras
- 70 soles the entrance fees to Moray Inca site
- You buy the tickets, at the first Inca site, (if you have your Boleto Turistico, just bring)
Bring For Tour Moray Maras Salt Mine Cusco
• Tourist ticket, if you do not have it, you can buy it at the first checkpoint
• Some Sun hat
• Sun protection cream (factor 35 recommended)
• Waterproof jacket/rain poncho during the rainy season
• Also some Water
• Camera and films
Price: Private Service Maras Salt Mine Moray Day Tours Cusco
We charge you, just the taxi and the tour guide, since we are local company with based in Cusco city
- New taxi with oxygen tank: $60
- Experienced tour guide : $65
Note For: Tour Moray Maras Salt Mine Cusco
We do some discount this year 2019 for our customers, just write us please, for some discount and we adapt our tours to your schedule time and so we take care of it all from to door and also you can tell us the number of people you are for this nice day tour for Maras Moray from Cusco