The attractive weaving villages are worth exploring, such as
Pisac and Ollantaytambo, with their Spanish colonial heritage.
There are many colourful markets in the area, but one of the
biggest is Pisac Market, selling jewellery, handicrafts, spices and
local foods. Sunday is the best time to visit, as the church
procession takes place in town, and the locals dress in traditional
clothing. Old ways remain an integral part of life here, with
bustling fiestas and carnivals, where pagan traditions meet
Explore this striking rural region by following one of the many
trekking routes, or travel through the Andean hamlets by train.
Make sure to venture to the impressive agricultural terraces of
Moray - one of the most striking Inca landscapes in the area. For
those seeking adventure, activities range from river rafting to
rock climbing to horse riding. Alternatively, braving the local
buses to discover the region's furthest corners is an adventure in