Sacred Valley of the Incas
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is a valley in the Southern Sierra in Peru that contains many famous and beautiful Inca ruins. It was called the Sacred Valley because it contains some of the best land in the region and was not a part of the Incan Empire but the property of the Emperor or Inca himself.
Popular destinations: Cuzco
, Machu Picchu
and Aguas Calientes
Cuzco or Cusco, located in the Southern Sierras, is a fascinating city that was the capital of the Inca Empire.
Moray - is the name of the Incan ruins near the town of Maras, Peru that sits six hundred meters above Urubamba and the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Pisac is a small town about 35 km from Cusco. Pisac is best known for its Sunday market, but is also known for some ruins dating from about the same time as Machu Picchu.
Mollepata is a decent-sized Peruvian mountain town.
Urubamba is a small town in Peru within the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Salineras is a cultural site in the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
Popular Destinations in Southern Sierra