It is a fertile area and this circuit is home to a series of Andean villages. It was a very important place for the Incas due to its excellent climatic and geographical qualities. It has a pleasant climate because it is located between 2700 and 2900 meters above sea level. Throughout this valley there are mountains, vegetation, representative populations, living cultures, traditions, among others.
This valley allows a series of tourism activities. Without a doubt, it is one of the main destinations for outdoor activities.
- Pisaq: The ruins of the citadel of Pisaq was a route that linked the Inca Empire with Paucartambo. According to studies indicate that it was a real estate of the Inca Pachacuteq. This place includes spaces for domestic and ceremonial use. It is currently visited not only by the ruins and also for their markets and its artisan fairs.
- Ollantaytambo: It is one of the most monumental architectural complexes of the Inca Empire. It is considered as a military, agricultural and religious center to control the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
- Chinchero: It has the archaeological complex and the city of Chinchero, a rich monumental and cultural heritage. The inhabitants of Chinchero still dress in the style of their ancestors, thus preserving their traditions. Its main activity is agriculture.