Atv Tour Cusco
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Atv Tour Cusco

Atv Tour Cusco

This beautiful adventure is lived just an hour from the city of Cusco.  You do not need any driving experience to participate in this magnificent activity, as we have automatic and semi-automatic motorcycles that will let you appreciate and be in contact with nature, local people, agricultural lands, high mountains, snowy peaks, and unforgettable views. You will also have the option of visiting an archaeological center and salt mines, on the route we will pass through Maras, a small town that was a very important city between Cusco and Ollantaytambo. Atv Tour Cusco will take us through beautiful landscapes that have great historical value. During Atv Tour, we will discover the famous city of Moray at 45 minutes of travel and everything with direction to the archaeological center of Moray that is very impressive, in which we will stop and we will be able to do the guided tour that will be in charge of one of our bilingual professional guides.

Interesting Info:

Following our tour, we will pass through the typical village of Maras which is characterized by its covers from colonial times. Salineras or Mines of Salt as a final point of the visit we will have the salt mines known as salineras reaching the control of tickets of income until here is allowed to drive ATVs, the rest is considered very dangerous to drive ATVs to reach the salt mines. Join us in this unique half-day adventure! We will visit the experimental terraces of Moray and the salt mines of Maras in a journey full of natural beauty, culture, and excitement in our ATVs. Don't miss the opportunity to visit these archaeological complexes in a different and adventurous way.

Before you go

Quick Itinerary:

08:30 We pick you up from Hotel 

09:00 Driving to Cruzpata

10:00 Starting the ATV tour in Cusco - Driving Lessons

10:10 Driving to Maras

11:00 Guided tour to Maras

11:20 Driving to Moray

11:50 Salt Mines guided tour

12:30 Return to Cusco


Highlights Atv Cusco:

  • If you like Adventure you can visit the tourist destinations of Maras, Moray, and Salineras in ATVs
  • Maras is a small town that preserves colonial mansions as the church surrounded by typical buildings and rustic, whose population is dedicated to agriculture. Currently, the area of Maras is considered one of the most unique and beautiful landscapes of the Cusco region, and walking with our ATVs on these routes makes it a very special and exciting tour full of adventure.
  • One of the main attractions that we will visit will be Moray, an archaeological site of the Inca period where agricultural terraces are observed in circular form, another attraction is the Salt mines of Maras or Salineras, where the people of the place continue working extracting the salt naturally.
  • This circuit is designed exclusively for lovers of adventure, a trip full of adrenaline and full fun very close to the Sacred Valley of the Incas in the vicinity of Urubamba, an exciting day on ATVs that we have prepared for those people looking for a different day during your trip to our city Cusco
  • On the route, we will have incredible views of snowy peaks, lagoons, and huge mountains.

Extra Info: 

  • DURATION: HALF DAY (from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.). 

Cruzpata - Maras - Moray - Salineras - Cusco

We will start the tour after picking you up from your hotel in Cusco, between 8:30 and 9:00 in the morning, we will board our transport and we will go to the town of Cruzpata, there we will practice with the ATVs for 10 to 15 minutes. Soon we will be ready to begin our adventure, first we will visit Moray with its circular terraces, which the Incas used to create different types of microclimates and adapt plantations of new products. We will continue towards the salt mines of Maras, in route we will observe in the distance the snow-covered of Veronica and Chicon. Upon reaching the salt mines located on the slopes of a mountain, we will appreciate the wonderful nature. There are hundreds of small pools crossed by streams that feed them salt water and from where people collect salt. Finally, in the ATVs we will return to Cruzpata where the transport awaits us, to take us back to Cusco.


  • Pick up from your hotel
  • Tourist transportation
  • Personal ATVs
  • Safety equipment: helmet and lenses
  • Visit to Moray
  • Visit to the salt mines of Maras
  • Bilingual professional mechanical guide
  • First aid kit
  • Gasoline for ATVs


  • Income to Moray S / 70 (US $ 25.00) and Salineras S / 10.00 (US $ 3.00)
  • Meals
  • Tips to local staff. (optional)


  • Small backpack no larger than 30 liters. 
  • Extra money in Soles (for water or another expenses) 
  • Sunscreen. 
  • Water, 
  • Snacks 
  • Rain poncho or raincoats (The climate is quite changeable it is better to be forewarned).
  • Comfortable clothes (a little warm) when you leave early and return late a little cold, it is better to feel comfortable with your temperature.
  • Sunglasses 
  • Hats 
  • Original passports 
  • Comfortable shoes 
  • Personal medication if necessary 
  • Small backpack to carry water cameras and personal things 
  • Warm clothes, the temperature changes a lot 
  • Photo cameras or video cameras



  • Salkantay Trek Machu do a direct job for the passengers (contract between Operator and Passenger), we do not use intermediaries, we do not give commissions to Agencies or third parties that inflate the costs. 
  • Salkantay Trek Machu  team is 100% local people (from Cusco), professionals in Tourism who have constant courses of training and good treatment to the client (Client is our friend), with which we guarantee the service we provide. 
  • Salkantay Trek Machu have 8 years of experience in the market, we know our region and work area perfectly, as well as the shortcomings of other companies, for which we have the necessary knowledge to quickly and efficiently solve any unforeseen event or mishap that could arise (those little details are our difference).

    • Always wear a helmet and proper clothing to be protected in case of accidents. 
    • Avoid traveling alone and have someone to support us in case you have to stop to ask for help. 
    • Before starting the adventure, it is recommended to check the vehicle and verify that it is in proper condition. 
    • You should always drive with caution, especially in places with an influx of people. 
    • If the route you will visit is unknown, it is recommended to do it in the company of a person who knows it.

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