Refugio Maras is strategically located in the highlands of the Sacred Valley. Maras is an Andean town located north from Cusco, on the way to Ollantaytambo. Outside the town of Maras are the salt ponds from the local people and the circulate terraces of Moray. Besides the main attractions for tourists, Maras is an authentic town that preserves its traditions, cultural richness and its colonial architecture.