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My wife and I recently returned from a trip to the Sacred Valley / Cuzco Peru, mostly to visit Machu Picchu, and I have already written my 5 things to bring to Machu Picchu and 4 tips for taking the train to Machu Picchu. During our time in the Sacred Valley, we also took several day trips to visit things like the salineras of Maras, Moray, and other architectural sites (SEE: 7 things to do in the Sacred Valley BESIDES Machu Picchu). We stayed for 5 nights at the Tambo del Inka hotel in Urubamba, and there were lots of things to do in Urubamba as well.
Speaking Spanish in Peru
They speak Spanish in Peru (obviously), and in Urubamba itself, there were not very many people that spoke English at all. Many of the staff at our hotel itself did speak…