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Moray Adventure

#20 of 748 Tours in Cusco
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Address: San Isidro G-15 | Plaza de Armas Maras, Cusco, Peru
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+51 984 857 762
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ATV Tour to Moray, Maras and Salt Flat in the Sacred Valley from Cusco
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This is a really nice place to visit and walk as much around it or walk all the way down to it and take it all in, it really is awesome. I actually took a walk all the way round... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a really nice place to visit and walk as much around it or walk all the way down to it and take it all in, it really is awesome. I actually took a walk all the way round the rim of it, and found most of it an easy enough walk, although there were some highs and lows.

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Came here with my private guide. Had seen info on this before coming to Peru. Fascinating. The cleverness of the Incas. Enjoyed the site with not too many people.

Thank Hobartgirl
Long Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hired Frand R. Mayhuiri Ramos, a professional tour guide who provided private transportation to this interesting site. This is a must go place when in Peru. We enjoyed the private tour because you can get in and out without the hassle of being on a cattle bus with tourist. mayhuiri_45@hotmail.com, I really enjoyed seeing Moray and learning about so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Moray is not just beautiful. There are researches (e.g. pollen studies) which support that it was really a research station to make experiments with vegetables and crops. Experiments were made on terraces of a natural pit. Experiments were needed because vegetables behave differently on different altitudes, and under different belt. I don't want to kill all the stunning details by... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Plenty of amazing and interesting stories from tour guides that you'll never believe all you are told! Best theory is it was an agricultural experimental area but opinions divided. Take a camera and enjoy amazing views although you cannot walk down to the terraces. Be aware it's very high altitude so once you walk down to see the constructions it... More 

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Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The circle terraces at Moray are not only interesting, they also are beautiful. The hike around the site offered nice vistas and was an easy hike for my mother who is in her late 70's.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

A small but impressive Incan site with beautiful circular crop terraces. It’s located just over an hour’s drive from Cusco, but can be easily visited either by hiring a taxi or as part of a day tour to Sacred Valley, along with nearby Maras & Chinchero. If you’re short of time, I recommend looking into Ragsos del Peru tour company,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

we got lucky to find a really great taxi from Urubamba to moray and maras.... 4 hours trip, and it's more than enough. His name is john and we found it speaking with some guys at the terminal de buses. his cel is +51 97424172 he explained to us so many things on the way that we didn't felt like... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

These rings were thought to have been used as agricultural experiments to determine which plants did best. The scope of the rings is pretty amazing to see. There are other smaller rings located on either side of the site. You cannot walk down to the center but there is a path that goes around the ruins. It is covered by... More 

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Riverside, conn
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We enjoyed our two hour visit to this attraction. The setting in the imposing mountains around it, the high altitude, fresh air and clear sky made for an awesome setting. One can do quite a bit of walking around the ruins - we found this quite interesting.

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