The Sacred Valley of the Incas is the perfect place to explore, relax and unwind either before or after your visit to Machu Picchu. An area of outstanding natural beauty set against a backdrop of the Andes Mountains, the fertile Urubamba Valley is surrounded by towering snow-capped peaks and is home to some first class hotels, many renowned for their spas. For the more actively minded the region is full of sites of great cultural and historical interest such as traditional villages, Indian markets and Inca sites, making it ideal for a longer stay.
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