ATV Maras Salt Mines, Moray Lagoons

During ATV Maras - Moray – Lagoons tour you will visit the sister lagoons Piuray and Huaypo, experimental terraces of Moray and Maras Salt mines. Also you will be able to observe the magnificent snowy picks of mountains Veronica and Chicón.

Enjoy this adventure with us!

DURATION
1 DAY
DEPARTURES
Daily
PHYSICAL LEVEL
CATEGORY
Cultural
STARTS IN
Cusco
DESTINATIONS
Maras, Moray, Salt - Piuray and Huaypo Lagoons

Itinerary of ATV Maras Salt Mines, Moray Lagoons

Itinerary

Our guide will meet you at your hotel lobby at 07:00 (7am). 

We will go to the Northeast of the City to the sector of Ticatica 'Senqa' by comfortable bus.  From there we will start our adventure on quad-bikes (ATVs).

First stop of Maras - Moray Tour is Laguna de Piuray, where we will enjoy beautiful landscapes.

Our next destination is Laguna de Huaypo with its crystal water. There you can see a great variety of birds.

After that we will visit unusual Inca ruins - Moray. Among the ruins are huge round terraces - presumably monuments of terraced farming.

Next site we will visit is Maras Salt mines. It is a traditional place where local community produces salt since pre-Inca time.

During the way to our last stop is the Checco Archaeological Center we will enjoy the view to snowcapped mountains Veronica and Chicon.

In conclusion, we will return to the Cruz Pata village, where we will have a lunch.

From here we will start our way back to Cusco.  Maras - Moray Tour will finish in Cusco around 16:00 (4pm).

Meal
  • Box Lunch
Transport
  • Touristic Bus

Departures

In the morning: From 07:00 (7am) to 16:00 (4pm).

This program includes

  • Pick up from hotel
  • Tourist bus
  • Professional Bilingual Guide (Spanish-English)
  • Quad-bike (ATV)
  • Safety Equipment
  • Lunch
Accommodation

-

Transport

Touristic Bus

Meal

Box Lunch

This program does not include

  • Partial Tourist Ticket* - S/.70 or The Full Cusco Tourist Ticket** - S/.130
  • Admission Fee Maras Salt - S/.10

*Partial Tourist Ticket – Circuit I (includes Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara and Tambomachay). Valid for 1 day. Or Partial Tourist Ticket – Circuit III (includes Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero, and Moray). Valid for 2 days.

** The Full Cusco Tourist Ticket (includes Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puca Pucara, Tambomachay, Museum of Contemporary Art, Regional Historical Museum, Popular Art Museum, Qoricancha Site Museum, Qosqo Native Art Center, Monument to the Inca Pachacuteq, Pikillaqta, Tipón, Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Chinchero and Moray). Valid for 10 days.

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses (during dry period May-October)
  • Raincoat (during rainy season October-March)
  • Camera
  • Pocket money