Munaycha :: ONE DAYS / HALF DAYS - Horseback Riding

ONE DAYS / HALF DAYS

Horseback Riding

We offer horseback tours across quechua communities, little known Inca ruins, landscapes teeming with life, birds, hidden forests, waterfalls and snowy peaks. Our horses are strong and noble, Criollo or Paso, carefully selected to complement each rider according to weight, size and experience.

Our tours include horses, muleteers, bilingual guide, first aid kit, transportation, water, snacks and box lunch or picnic according to the route chosen.

ALONG THE SACRED RIVER - YANAHUARA - OLLANTAYTAMBO

HORSEBACK RIDING. DIFFICULTY LEVEL: MODERATE - LOW

A ride along ancient Inca trails, among cultivated terraces and ruins not often visited by tourists; along the Urubamba river, until reaching he Inca town of Ollantaytambo. Birdwatching and a profusion of flowers.

Total time from Cusco 4 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 3 hours
Riding time 2 hours
Difficulty level Moderate - Low
Altitude range 2,900 masl
Includes Snack, transport and guide

LA SAL: MORAY - MARAS - SACRED VALLEY

HORSEBACK RIDING. DIFFICULTY LEVEL: MODERATE

This horseback route starts from the circular Andean terraces of Moray, an Inca agricultural experimentation center, along old llama trails used by the Incas to distribute salt all over their empire, passing through cultivated lands, the colonial village of Maras and the salt pans until finally reaching the Sacred Valley of the Incas. An impressive view of the snowy peaks of the Urubamba Cordillera.

Total time from Cusco 6 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 5 hours
Riding time 3-4 hours
Difficulty level Moderate
Altitude range 2,900 to 3,200 masl
Includes Snack, transport, guide and entrance fee to the archaeological site of Maras.
Not Included Entrance fee to the archaeological site of Moray.

HUAYOCCARI - URQUILLO

HORSEBACK RIDING. DIFFICULTY LEVEL: MODERATE - LOW

We start from Huayoccari, an important hacienda in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. We ride across farmlands in fine, strong Paso horses. Once in the Quebrada de Urquillo, the gully is filled with the sound of parrots and the locals tending to their farms and watching their grazing livestock. We cross a couple of bridges before reaching the hacienda again.

Total time from Cusco 4 hours
Total time from the Sacred Valley 3 hours
Riding time 2 hours
Difficulty level Moderate - Low
Altitude range 2,900 to 3,200 masl
Includes Snack, transport and guide