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Machu Picchu Peru

Since it was discovered on July 24, 1911 by Hiram Bingham, Machu Picchu has been considered, by its extraordinary magnificence and harmonious structure as one of the architectural and archaeological monuments of the planet’s most important. 2000 Located 400 meters above sea level in the province of Urubamba, department of Cusco, Machu Picchu (Summit Mayor, […]

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HIKE MACHU PICCHU

Hike Machu Picchu and its incredible ruins built at the top of the mountains, because exploring the Peruvian Andes by hiking tours gives us the opportunity to appreciate the magnificence sanctuary of Machu Picchu, one of these fantastic ways it will be a great start at the moment of getting to there. As soon as you arrive […]

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Aguas Calientes

The difficult geography makes Cusco Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is almost inaccessible. Maybe that’s the main attraction for many tourists who visit Peru’s cultural heritage and the world. However, there are two ways to reach Machu Picchu: The first is by the ancient Inca Trail (recommended for those who like to test their physical […]

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Machu Picchu Vacations

Always everybody heard about that the Amazing Citadel made by Pachacutec in the Empire Inca. Located in Peru at 7.000 feet above sea level in the Andes Mountains. And describe how amazing is this citadel but they don´t realize that is more than that. Machu Picchu was a citadel lost in the time discovered by […]

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Visit Machu Picchu

The ruins of Machu Picchu are divided into two main sections known as the Urban and Agricultural Sectors, divided by a wall. The Agricultural Sector is further subdivided into Upper and Lower sectors, while the Urban Sector is split into East and West sectors, separated by wide plazas. The central buildings of Machu Picchu use […]

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HIKING MACHU PICCHU

Certainly Hiking Machu Picchu is one of the most unforgettable experiences around the world. The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu is located 130 kilometers northwest of Cusco and it is between two mountains and it was created well equipped with all necessary resources to operate without relying on outside their own fields, cattle, workshops and […]

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FACTS ABOUT MACHU PICCHU

You will find important facts about Machu Picchu which are very useful. The citadel of Machu Picchu is situated at 2.360 meters above the sea level, located 130 kilometers northwest of Cusco, Urubamba province, at the crest of the hill Machu Picchu. Is 13 º 9 ’47 “south latitude and 72 º 32′ 44” west longitude. Is […]

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INCA MACHU PICCHU

The Inca Machu Picchu is one of the most important tourist attractions that Peru has, many tourist come see the sanctuary and to learn more about this incredible place. Machu Picchu was declared Protected Natural Area by the Peruvian government, in 1981, due to the enormous cultural attractions and natural landscapes that the Sanctuary has. […]

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Machu Picchu Tickets

Machu Picchu is the symbol of the culture alive in Peru, and every year shows their magnificent to the entire world let´s check how you can get the tickets to visit this architectonic monument considerate a World Heritage by the UNESCO. Many years ago, there was no limit of space to access to Machu Picchu. […]

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HIRAM BINGHAM MACHU PICCHU

Hiram Bingham finds out Machu Picchu, one of the significant archaeological discoveries in American history. Hiram Bingham was born on November 19, 1875, in Hawaii. Both his father and grandfather were Protestant missionaries in the Pacific Islands. As indicated by Minnesota State University, Bingham spent his youth in Hawaii, but studied at the American Northeast, […]

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RESTAURANTS IN MACHU PICCHU AND AGUAS CALIENTES

At the following list there is selection of restaurants recommended by the travelers RESTAURANTS IN MACHU PICCHU AND AGUAS CALIENTES Totos House Cuisine: Peruvian Food and Fusion Address: Av. Imperio De Los Incas S/N Aguas Calientes cercado Tinkuy Buffet Restaurant – Sanctuary Lodge Cuisine: Peruvian Food Address: Carretera Hiram Bingham Km 7.5, Machu Picchu 5184, Perú Hatuchay Cuisine: Peruvian Food […]

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TRAIN TO MACHU PICCHU

To go by train to Machu Picchu There are two services in Cuzco, Peru Rail and Inca Rail and exist six categories or types of trains to do this amazing journey to the Impressive Sanctuary for foreigners and one for Peruvian residents. PERU RAIL The trains departs of the Poroy station which is about 15 […]

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Machu Picchu Intihuatana

The Intihuatana, which in Quechua means “place where the sun is tied”, is one of the major mysteries of the Inca culture due to, is not known the exact purpose of this stone. Is located in one of the terraces of the temple of the three windows in the sanctuary of Machu Picchu and is […]

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Elevation Machu Picchu

Here you will find information about the elevation Machu Picchu and some recommendations that could be very helpful at the time that you are planning your trip. Machu Picchu was unknown to the outside world before being brought to international attention in 1911 by the American historian Hiram Bingham. Since then, Machu Picchu has become […]

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MACHU PICCHU

LOCATION The Machupicchu archeological complex is located in the department of Cusco, in the Urubamba province and district of Machupicchu. It is perched on the eastern slopes of the Vilcanota mountain range, a chain of mountains curtailed by the Apurimac and Urubamba Rivers. At latitude 13º7′ South and longitude 72035′ West of the Greenwich Meridian, Machupicchu is located […]

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Machu Picchu Travel Information

Travel to Machu Picchu Declared as one of the New Seven Wonders of the Modern World on July 7th, 2007, this majestic Sanctuary belongs to the List of World Heritage of Unesco since 1983. Machu Picchu is one of the most representative touristic attractions of Peru, regarded as a masterpiece of architecture and engineering. Machu […]

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HATUCHAY TOWER HOTEL

Aguas Calientes, Cusco, Peru The Hatuchay Tower Machu Picchu Hotel is a three star superior category hotel, which opened its doors on december of 1999, being a pioneer in the area, offering differenced services such as satelite TV, panoramic elevator, electric power generator covering 100% hotel operation, 24 hour room service, suites with jacuzzi, internet […]

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ALTITUDE OF MACHU PICCHU

We offer information about the Altitude of Machu Picchu and important details that you must take note when planning your travel. Located at 2 400 meters above sea level in the province of Urubamba, department of Cusco. It has an area of 32,592 hectares of the basin of the Vilcanota – Urubamba River. The lower […]

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HOTEL SUMAQ

After almost 5 years of arduous work Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel opened its doors successfully last August 6. The first guests remained delighted with the service, the infrastructure, the quality in the food and the attention that from already offers in the hotel, close 4 Machu Picchu’s stars be categorized as the First hotel. Sumaq […]

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