Circuit Moray Salinas Salt Mines / Machu Picchu peru Tours

Circuit Moray – Salinas Salt Mines.

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Circuit Moray – Salinas Salt Mines

The travel and tour agency, Machu Picchu Perú Tours – Tour operator will come pick you up from your hotel or place of staying at 08:30 am to start your trip, the tour operator will drive until he gets to Moray or Muray (in Quechua) the first archeological site where your tour starts. This archaeological site is one of a kind. Here we will able to see the different terraces, experimental agricultural aqueducts for the old Tahuantinsuyo, each level or platform served as a point of cembrio due to its climatic conditions and other characteristics, it was an important centre of domestication, acclimatization and hybridization of wild plant species that were modified or adapted for human consumption. Just as many other Inca sites, which also have a sophisticated irrigation system.

Once the visit here comes to an end we will head towards Salineras, the salt there has been acquired in Maras by the evaporation of salt water from a local undercurrent, there are more than 5000 salt wells administered by the town of the same name, actually this salt is treated for human consumption.