The Sacred Valley of the Incas, located in the Peruvian Andes, is composed of several rivers that descend through ravines and small valleys.places in sacred valley
has impressive archaeological sites and indigenous peoples.
This valley was highly appreciated by the Incas for its geographical and climatic qualities.
They were one of the main points for the agriculture of the Inca culture.
The places that are connected to the Complete Sacred Valley tour are:
It begins in Pisac which is an archaeological complex in the province of Calca, located 30 kilometers from the city of Cusco.
(It is located east of the Vilcabamba mountain range).
Following the route is the Ollantaytambo Ruins, which is located south of the Urubamba River and is surrounded by snow-capped mountains.
It is a huge Inca fort with large stone terraces on a hillside.
Therefore it has some of the most important sites of the complex are the Temple of the Sun and the source of the Baths of the Princesses in the Inca era.
It ends its route in the town of Chinchero is one of the 7 districts of the province of Urubamba.
From the point of view of the hierarchy, the province of Urubamba is also ecclesiastical and is included in the Archdiocese of Cusco.
The town has a craft market and ruins of the Hacienda Real de Túpac Inca Yupanqui and the colonial-era temple built on Inca foundations.
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