Sacred Valley of the Incas Tour
Posted on : 27 February 2021
Book with Peru private tours the Sacred Valley Tour and you will know the wonders of the Inca empire.
On this tour, you will enjoy a unique natural landscapes and you will discover the splendor of Inca architecture. We will visit: Pisac (Inca Ruins) and its Traditional Market, Ollantaytambo and the Archaeological Site of Chinchero.
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is an inter-Andean valley that formed the Urubamba River over thousands of years, currently this valley is home to the most beautiful traditional towns in Cusco: Pisac, Calca, Yucay, Urubamba, Ollantaytambo, Maras and Chinchero.
The Incas established in this valley thousands of agricultural terraces, in addition to Inca fortresses, temples and houses. This valley was the symbol of agricultural abundance and probably the production of this valley fed the entire Inca empire. The Incas also made an agricultural laboratory in this valley (Moray). Doing their experiments to improve their production or adapt seeds to new altitudinal floors. According to local rumors, the quality of the corn production in this valley was so great this corn was sent from here for the highest dignitaries of the Inca empire. Such was the importance and beauty of this valley that the Inca nobility used it for rest and residence.
Currently, in the fertile lands of the Sacred Valley of the Incas produces the best corn in the world, during the tour, you will have the opportunity to eat “Choclo con queso” (Corn with cheese), this is a tipycal dish of local people of Cusco.
In addition, you can buy Inca souvenirs in each Inca ruin.
For this tour you must walk through Inca stairs and difficult roads. So, you must be healthy.
The Sacred Valley Tour is available every day. However, you must make sure to book it in advance so that you have a guaranteed space on the bus. You can book the Sacred Valley Tour with Peru private tours.