Excursions in Sacred Valley
Early in the morning guides and all equipment will be waiting for passengers at our river put in located in Pachar in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Here passengers will receive rafting equipment and a safety briefing (toilet facilities and changing rooms available). After a brief practice on the flat parts of the river, we start our journey on easy water while we admire the spectacular views of the mountains and archaeological remains, continuing towards Ollantaytambo and its amazing Inca terraces, at the time we experience class II and III rapids, to finish with El Resbaladero (The Slide), a strong class III rapid that includes waves and small whirlpools. We then reach our river take out located in the community of Cachiccata (Toilets and changing rooms available) just 10 minutes by car from Ollantaytambo. End of our services
We will pick you up from your hotel and drive up to the Paucarbamba Bridge (9,512 ft), where we will meet our horses. We will cross the Urubamba River where we will see a spectacular scenery with snow-covered mountains, agriculture terraces and the Inca trail, we will continue until arriving to the Inca Bridge, here our van will be waiting for us. We will then return to the hotel. End of our services.
Your day will begin with a tour of approximately an hour and a half to the archaeological sites of Moray and Maras. The archaeological remains of Moray consist of mysterious concentric circular terraces that for some scholars would be an agricultural research center. External platforms, more elevated, woud be at higher temperatures than the inmates and could simulate the conditions of the different ecological floors of the empire. On the other hand, Maras is surreal sight. It is an impressive complex of salt mining. These are large deposits of salt that were used to trade for other products with other regions of the empire. After the tour return to your hotel.