The Sacred Valley of the Incas was once the capital of the Indian tribe. The valley is one of the most fertile areas in the region and is still used today for the cultivation of such as corn. The valley is so fertile because right through the ruins flows the Urubamba River. Visit the salt mines or discover the fortress of Ollantaytambo. On the edge of the Sacred Valley is the town of Pisac where colorful markets are often visited where you can buy nice souvenirs.
Peru is one of the highlights of South America, and with a good reason. The country is not only very versatile, it also has a rich culture that can be found throughout the country. Think for example of the Machu Picchu, one of the seven wonders of the world, where the impressive buildings of the Incas can be admired. In this blog we will show you 5 places in Peru that you should not miss during your trip to Peru.