From USD 54
This one day bus tour is organized on accessible area only by a dilapidated dirt road from Cuzco and surrounding towns. Tourist sites in the area include the colonial church and local salt mines in Maras’s town as well as the archeological site of Moray.
This guided tour to the non-traditional Moray circuit, a unique archaeological group that is one of a kind. You will be picked up at 9:00am in a turistic transport to Moray. The gigantic circular depressions in the ground surface, with their respective irrigation canals were believed to be an agriculture investigation centre of the Inca’s. The average temperature difference between the top and bottom of the depressions reaches up to 15 ° C in the principal depression of approximately 30 meters deep. Then we drive to the salt mines located 7 km from Moray, pass through a typical Spanish village called Maras. The locals still use these salt mines, extracting the salt naturally. Afterwards, we return to the city of Cusco at 3:00pm.