Cachiccata Quarries (1 Day)
This tour can be done in hiking and horse-of-way
Kind of tours : Full Day
Minimun : 2
Time : 6 Hours
Departure Time : 8:00 am
Arrival Time : 4.00 pm approximately
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- Bilingual guide (Spanish, Inglés)
- Box lunch
Located on the Left Bank Vilcanota and about six km from Ollantaytambo. In the place you can appreciate the magnificent work of the Inca stonemasons. Contemplating all the work, from the way they chose to transport the stones to make this tour one of the richest and impressive of all Ollantaytambo.
Directions: The walk may last about four hours to come and go, the route is by theInca bridge which is on the edge of town. Horses are also a good choice.
From the road to the quarries may have a fantastic view of the "Pakaritampu truncated pyramid, " which according to new research gives visuals on the winter solstice (21 June), which has been associated with the mythical foundation of the Inca Empire.