Flying over the Sacred Valley
We do not claim to be the longest one or the highest one, We do claim to be the SAFE AND BEST ONES!
The Sacred Valley zip-line gives people of all ages the opportunity to fly over this magical and magnificent valley, in a safe and fun way. The zip line has 7 lines or cables, from 150mt to 700mt, for a total of 2800mt.
Starting with 30-40 minutes hike, easy and via ferrata equipped for more safety will take you to the first line. You will have a small via ferrata climbing (4 meters) so you can have a perfect idea on what is to climb a ferrata route.
Each line is different from the other, you will start with an easy and short one and the circuit will allowed you to upgrade your zipline expertise.
Check our combination tour via ferrata & zipline here.
What is a zip-line or canopy?
A zip-line (also known as a flying fox, foefie slide, zip wire, aerial runway) consists of a pulley suspended on a cable mounted on an incline. It is designed to enable a user propelled by gravity to traverse from the top to the bottom of the inclined cable, by holding on or attaching to the freely moving pulley.
Price per person is s/180,00 (peruvian currency), includes private transportation from/to Cusco or Sacred Valley, guides, equipment and box lunch. For private groups rates, please ask.
Who can try the zip line?
The minimum age for the Sacred Valley Zip-Line is 7 years old. We reserve the right to admission to determine whether people are suitable for the zip line or not.
What kind of equipement is used?
A pelvic harness, helmet, gloves and a zip-line kit, (pulley, 3 carabiners, and lanyard) and via ferrata lanyard. All our equipment is certified CE and it is specially made for this activity.
All paths between lines are equipped with via ferrata system. The lines were extended, in a way, that people does not need any break system. The person lose velocity when she or he is getting closer to the end of the line.
All our guides are trained periodically in vertical rope rescue and FirstAid.
What you need to bring?
Use light clothing and comfortable shoes (tennis, light hiking boots, etc.. No sandals). Use pants rather than shorts. Note that as you go upper the weather will be colder and windy, you can carry extra clothing in a small backpack. Bring at least 1 lt. of water. You can bring your empty bottle, we do have purified water at our base so you can refill it at the beginning and at the end of the activity. Eco friendly Attitude; please recycle bottles, we provide the water you bring the bottle.
Zip Line Duration
30 minutes hike to get to the first line, and 3 to 4 hours zip-linning depending on the size group. You will need to add the transportation times, depending on your location (Cusco city one hour or Sacred valley 30 minutes).