Their cultural manifestations maintain the spirit and behavior of the andean people of all times.Travel time correct: Day tour.
Travel Season: From January / December
Daily Departures: since 2 people or more
Tour Return: By Private Car to your Hotel
Type of Tour: Superb Private, very spiritually.
Distance: From Cusco 14KM Away to Moray in 1Houre.
Healthy: Good for Everyone and Family
Difficulty: Very Slight, No Hiking
Our Practical Superb Information.
will come, at 8 am, at your hotel, in a private car, driver and guide, and all organized the thickest, water and snacks., to begin to enjoy the wonder that Mother Earth gives us, and then at the end of the visit, Quechua Indians show their families where the Andean textile art, Your guide will give more information.
This site is located very near of Cusco, over sacred valley of the Incas. At first glance it seems a sort of amphitheater, consisting of several circular platforms, located at 3,500mt.
That could have been moray Maras Salinas.
The Moray archaeological remains are located 7 km from Maras in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Urubamba Province, 38 km northwest of Cusco. It is possible to reach Moray across the road from the village or directly from a detour from the main road. Moray is Quechua and appoints a sector occupied by peasant communities and kaccllarakay Misminay Native towns
The word Moray had something to do with the corn crop Aymoray named, or the month of May, which is also called Aymoray, and equally with dehydrated potatoes is the Moraya or Moray.
PAST OF MORAY
He was recognized in 1932 by issuing Shirppe Johnson, Andenes way of concentric rings. Each circle comprises a terrace that overlaps another, forming circles will expand. It can be accessed from one to another outgoing climbing stones (Sarunas), embedded in the wall.
FUNCTION OF MORAY
For students of this place, Moray was possibly an Inca agricultural research center where experiments were carried out at different heights crop, the arrangement of the terraces microclimates produces a gradient with the center of concentric circular terraces higher temperature and gradually decreasing outwards at lower temperatures, thus being able to simulate up to 20 different types of microclimates. Moray is believed may have served as a model for the calculation of agricultural production not only of the Urubamba Valley but also from different parts of the empire of the Incas
The microclimates of the terraces [platforms] surrounding the larger flange [Qechuyoq] spread over four levels contiguous sectors, each sector with its own micro-climate characteristics. The four lower platforms (1, 2, 3, 4) [Sector I] are more moist soil and has low temperatures due to the higher water evapotranspiration. The floors of the platforms of Sector II (levels 5, 6, 7, 8) have average annual temperatures of 2 ° or 3 ° C higher. The Sector III (9, 10, 11, 12) have temperatures may be higher or lower according to variation in sun exposure during the seasons. The months of distinction are the micro climate of the dry season (May, June, July) and the seeding (August, September, October, November).
During the month of October, hundreds of residents of surrounding communities attend the circular terraces of Moray to celebrate the Moray Raymi or Fiesta del Sol the festivities include folk dances related to land, labor and agricultural products.
SALT MINES OF MARAS MORAY OR WHITE GOLD SINCE PRE INCAS TIME.
It is an impressive complex of exploitation of salt, located in the area known Qoripujio. It has salt mines, which were exploited since Inca times for exchanges from other foods or products from Maras can visit the salt mines by a bridle path where donkeys are carrying bags of salt.
Low Prices: Prices are Conversable by Email.
The costs of the tour, is according to the number of people, so we organized the size of transport, cars are new, authorized only for tourists by the Peruvian government, so we see their safety, the difference that you and your family will enjoy with a guide to take care of your holiday.
Private nice tour visit (Minimum 2 people)
Price of tour: $ 100 total per group (solo or 2 visitor)
Price of tour: $150 total per group (3 – 4 visitors)
Price of tour: $200 total (5 – 8 visitors)
Price of tour: $250 total (8 – 14 visitors)
What is included in Fee?
• Private Transportation with professional driver
• Drinking water
• Entrance to Moray /Salinas
• Box lunch and snacks for picnic time along the way.
• English – Speaking Guide
• Drinking water and snacks
• Walking pools (Optional)
• First aid kid and pulse oximetry, oxygen for altitude sickness
• Protective umbrella of sun and rain in Cusco mountains
You should bring with you!
• Drinking water bottle
• extra money Peruvian soles for drinks and souvenirs
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