CENTRAL SACRED VALLEY / SHOPPING
At your leisure we will pick you up from your hotel in our private transport for this unforgettable experience taking you though the most important places of the Cusco area and the Sacred Valley, we will start at:
The most important astrological observatory of the inka people in the Cusco area.
The Andean society performed the most beautiful Mother Earth (Pachamama) ceremonies at this place, the temple has this amazing megalithic carvings which will impress you.
No random people would enter to the Cusco city at the Inka times, there were a lot of check points surrounding the city to check if the visitor qualifies to enter. So Pukapukara is one of these military places they had facing the sacred valley.
Magnificent water temple the ancient Peruvians had to honor the water as living element of creation.
At this point you will have an encounter with the llamas alpacas and vicuñas, you can feed them, this will be one of the highlights of the day if you travel with kids. At this place you will be able to buy some high-quality crafts and souvenirs.
PISAC MARKET AND ARCHEOLOGICAL SITE
Piasq village is a very picturesque, very traditional located at the bottom of the sacred valley surrounded by hundreds of acres of corn farms, but what makes very interesting is the handy crafts market it has where you will buy all your souvenirs for you, your family and friends as hearths content. We will continue the day visiting the archeological site which is 20 min away from the village where we will find this impressive site which includes group of farming terraces, residential areas, water canals, adoratories, lookout points and local living communities, great view of the Andean range of mountains and snow caped mountains.
This is a full day tour where lunch will be at the market including delicious empanadas, fruits, chichi morada, nice Peruvian coffee or boiled corn with butter.
The other option for lunch at this day is the luxury lunch in SARAPAMPA PISAQ Hacienda house accessible only under reservation, by the end of the day we return to Cusco.
ASP TRAVEL PERU – ANDEAN SACRED JOURNEYS