Category: Sacred Valley

The Moray terraces seen from above with the Andes mountains behind

Moray: The Mind-Boggling Inca Ruins near Cusco

Discover Moray, the enigmatic Inca ruin in the beautiful Sacred Valley. Learn about its history, the best time to visit, what to see, and how to visit on your way to Machu Picchu.

The ruins of Ollantaytambo overlooking the modern town below.

Ollantaytambo: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Explore the fascinating history of Ollantaytambo and learn everything you need to know to visit this unique town in the Sacred Valley, including what to see and how to get there.

River and mountain views at the Sacred Valley Luxury Hotel Belmond Rio Sagrado Hotel on a sunny day

11 Best Sacred Valley Luxury Hotels

Riverside spas, mountainview villas, historic monasteries, cliffside suites and spiritual wellness centers grace our list of top Sacred Valley luxury hotels.

Aerial view of the Maras Salt Mines

Maras Salt Mines: Visiting the Salineras de Maras

Discover the fascinating Maras Salt Mines in Cusco. Learn more about the Salineras de Maras, including their history, how to get there, when to go and more!

Inside Alma Restaurant overlooking the Andean scenery through floor-to-ceiling windows.

The 10 Best Restaurants in the Sacred Valley

Check out our list of the best restaurants in the Sacred Valley before you visit this beautiful region located between Cusco and the famous Inca ruins of Machu Picchu.

A group of adventurers white water rafting on the Urubamba River in the Sacred Valley.

Adventure Sports in Cusco and the Sacred Valley

Which activity answers your call to adventure ?

Potatoes and grains in bags at a market in Peru.

Sacred Valley: The world’s agricultural breadbasket

Did you know Peru is the birthplace of potato cultivation? Learn more about the fertile soils of the Sacred Valley.

The beautiful landscape of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, located near Cusco in Peru.

At a glance: The Sacred Valley of the Incas

Discover the Sacred Valley on your trip to Peru. Visit impressive Inca ruins and don’t miss out on the opportunity to get a dose of the local culture!