Machu Picchu Information

/Machu Picchu Information

Four Lagoons new Tourist destination in Cusco

2019-06-28T22:54:59+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

Four Lagoons new Tourist destination in Cusco The Circuit of the Four lagoons is located in the province of Acomayo, in the district of Pomacanchi are these famous lagoons, a distance of 107 km from the city of Cusco (2 hours by car), has created a tourist circuit that allows you to appreciate the four [...]

Machu Picchu: 10 curiosities about this wonder

2019-06-28T19:54:13+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

Cusco Machu Picchu, in Cusco, is undoubtedly one of the favorite destinations of any national or foreign tourist. We share some curiosities of this ancient Inca citadel so admired by many. Machu Picchu means "Old Mountain". Its majestic architecture comprises around 140 structures throughout the citadel. It was built by the Inca Pachacútec in the [...]

Machu Picchu Engineering and Architecture

2019-06-28T19:55:30+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

DESCRIPTION OF THE CITY Machu Picchu Engineering.- The Citadel of Machu Picchu (in Quechua voice: Montaña Vieja) is the highest Inca work, of incredible intrepidity and intelligence, for having been built on the greatest topographical difficulty, wild and inaccessible. Today it is universally known, both for its imposing and original ruins, as for its incomparable [...]

Recommendations to make the Inca Trail

2019-06-28T19:58:25+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

We always recommend staying in Cusco at least 2 days before the trip. These 2 days serve to acclimatize to the altitude or if it gets bad when you arrive in Cusco, have a day to recover and make the road in better conditions. The date of the Inca Trail can not be changed and [...]

NEW schedules to visit Machu Picchu in 2019

2019-06-28T19:59:35+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

As of January 2019, Machu Picchu can be visited in three ranges of hours: FIRST TURN: 6 a.m., 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. SECOND TURN: 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. THIRD TIME: 12 p.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. This new program for income to Machu Picchu is made with the aim of [...]

New Access to Machu Picchu for 2020

2019-06-28T20:00:54+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

By the year 2020, in the historic sanctuary of Machu Picchu, work will begin to open two more accesses for travelers, which will favor the arrival of new tourist attractions. Amazon Route to Machu Picchu Among these additional routes, the "Amazonian access" will be provided, which will arrive through the Intihuatana community with the sectors [...]

Rare species of rodent discovered near Machu Picchu

2019-06-28T20:02:35+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

A bamboo rat (Dactylomis peruanus), a rare and little-known species of rodent, was first seen in ten years in the historic sanctuary of Machu Picchu, the protected natural area where the ruins of the famous Inca citadel are located. The National Service of Natural Protected Areas by the State (Sernanp) of Peru announced today in [...]

Machu Picchu Information

2019-06-28T20:03:45+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

A day like today, but in 1911, the explorer and professor Hiram Bingham scientifically discovered the city of Machu Picchu. One hundred years ago, one of the most fascinating cities in the world was discovered (or rather rediscovered), the city of Machu Picchu, an Andean-Inca town located in Peru, where great emperors would have spent [...]

The Archaeological Site of Raqchi in Cusco

2019-06-28T19:31:51+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

According to recent research, this complex has an extension of one thousand hectares, since in addition to the gigantic wall that protects the park, there are constructions such as aqueducts, underground tombs and pre-Inca enclosures. This complex was built at different times. One of the sectors was built during the domination of the Inca Wiracocha, [...]

The Canyon of the Condors in Cusco

2019-06-28T23:54:17+02:00 Machu Picchu Information|

The Condor Canyon is one of the most important alternatives that the city of Cusco has for visitors who want to see something different from the various offers that the local market presents, during the tour we can appreciate beautiful natural attractions, mountains: (Apu pucara) And snowy mountains such as Humantay & Salkantay and finally [...]