News of Machu Picchu

Number of visitors to Machu Picchu in 2016 was the highest of the last 5 years

Machu Picchu one of the wonders of modern world, reached considerable numbers of domestic and foreign visitors in the year 2016, the data are impressive since the total would be 1'344,119 (domestic and foreign), the figure obtained would represent a growth of 10 % Compared to 2015 (1,221,660 visitors). Mincetur and PromPeru were in charge of providing the data, it was also possible to obtain... Leer más...

Citadel of Machu Picchu will host the upcoming holidays in Cusco

For the first time, the archaeological park and wonder of the world Machu Picchu will host the launch of the holidays of Cusco, as Calixto Coanqui, representative of the Municipal Company of Festivities of Cusco EMUFEC, announced "The beginning of the holidays no longer Is going to take place in Lima, or anywhere in the capital of the Republic, before it was the Government Palace, then the... Leer más...

Inca Trail to Machupicchu opens its doors from the first of March

02 March 2017 | Cusco, inca trail, Machu Picchu
Inca Trail to Machupicchu opens its doors from the first of March.
As of today, March 1, tourist arrivals to the Inca trail to Machupicchu are resumed after this road was closed for maintenance and conservation work during the month of February, as indicated by Dr. Vidal Pino in his capacity as Head of the Decentralized Culture Cusco Directorate. Also, Vidal Pino indicated that during the month in which the work was carried out, maintenance was done not... Leer más...

Google and its ability to know Machu Picchu

Google and its ability to know Machu Picchu
It has been almost 12 years since its launch of the technology giant Google one of its most used tools, we talked about Google Maps that since its debut in 2005 the number of users has not stopped growing, also remember that 2 years later was released Google Street View, that many saw this tool as the perfect complement to Google Maps, because now you could not only travel anywhere on the planet... Leer más...

Official Account of Real Madrid uploaded image of Machupicchu admiring its greatness

Official Account of Real Madrid uploaded image of Machupicchu admiring its greatness
The Inca Citadel of Machupicchu recently appeared in the official Facebook account of black Club Real Madrid, which has almost 95 million followers, in the picture you can see a fan with the club shirt Merengue and with the name and Number of the outstanding defender Sergio Ramos, but how do I get to the official website of the Club? Apparently the fan who is seen contemplating the Inca citadel... Leer más...

Malia Obama and his visit to Peru

Malia Obama, the eldest daughter of a few days ago considered one of the most powerful men in the world, President Barack Obama, was in transit in Peru after being in Cochabamba Bolivia where he would have volunteered for 6 weeks. The 18-year-old girl and her friends opened to South America thanks to the program "Andes and Amazon", which is to give some facilities to young Americans to perform... Leer más...

Andean bear is scattered in about 95% of the Sanctuary of Machupicchu

Andean bear is scattered in about 95% of the Sanctuary of Machupicchu
Peru, is lucky to have a great biodiversity, from our coast in the Pacific to our jungle we are bathed with an important amount of wealth not only animal, but also vegetable and even mineral, but the indiscriminate hunting of some of the species already Either because of their flesh or their skin caused some species to be in danger of extinction, that is why a study was carried out regarding the... Leer más...

Korean Delegation, arrived in Machupicchu Village to promote the Pyeongchan Olympic Winter Games - 2018 

Korean Delegation, arrived in Machupicchu Village to promote the Pyeongchan Olympic Winter Games - 2018 
A delegation from the Republic of South Korea arrived in the hot-water town of Machu Picchu in order to promote the PYEONGCHAN Winter Olympics from the world wonder of Machu Picchu in the South Korean city of Same name in Gangwon Province. The hosts of the world winter tournament, deployed a kind of banner in the Plaza de Armas of the Municipality of Machu Picchu from where they invited everyone... Leer más...

They enable new bridge that leads to the wonder of Machu Picchu

30 December 2016 | Cusco
Today at noon the Mayor of the Municipal Government of Machupicchu put into operation the new modular bridge acrow of 51 meters in length that was installed on the Vilcanota river in the sector of Puente Ruinas in replacement of the old bridge type Bailey existing in the way that leads To the world wonder, the same that will improve the transportation service provided by the company... Leer más...

CCDD completed campsites with capacity for 20 tents in Wiñay Wayna

CCDD completed campsites with capacity for 20 tents in Wiñay Wayna
After an arduous job that lasted more than 6 months, the staff who are in charge of the maintenance and maintenance of the network of Inca Trail of Machu Picchu Cusco Culture Decentralized Direction (CCDD) , has completed the work to qualify areas to serve as camps for the use of tourists in the sector known as Wiñay Wayna. As Fernando Astete would have mentioned in his capacity as... Leer más...

Machu Picchu celebrates today 33 years as heritage world

09 December 2016 | Cusco, Machu Picchu
He was 9 of December of 1983, the archaeological National Park of Machu Picchu was declared Cultural Heritage and natural of the humanity by the UNESCO, today is 33 years of this recognition, by this reason is carried out academic activities promoted by it address decentralized of culture Of Cusco in coordination with the municipality of Machupicchu, SERNAP and other entities. In... Leer más...

Replacement works of the old bridge ruins towards Machu Picchu is underway

08 December 2016 | Machu Picchu, Travel offer to Peru
Replacement works of the old bridge ruins towards Machu Picchu is underway
Preliminary work for the change of the old ruins bridge that leads to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is already underway with the carrying out of activities to mobilize equipment and tools, rubbing, cleaning of land, topography and georefenciation, etc .; It should be noted that these works will be under the command of the resident engineer Valery Chevarría Paredes; These works are... Leer más...

Machu Picchu, the place perfect for a proposal of marriage

02 December 2016 | Machu Picchu, viaje a Perú
An of the wonders of the world, the beautiful and enigmatic Machu Picchu has become a perfect place for a marriage proposal and throughout the year thousands of national and foreign tourists visit the archaeological complex being marveled by its striking landscape is so many of them take advantage of the long journey to perform such an important act such is the case of a couple who makes... Leer más...

The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is scene of new archaeological finds

01 December 2016 | Cusco, Machu Picchu
At the foot of the Hill Taparayoq Tunasmoqo found is rectangular and circular enclosures, water channels, funerary contexts, terraces, retaining walls and others dating back to the intermediate period when they were seated the Killke culture and also the period late horizon, where there were already installed men of the Inca culture. The archaeologist Francisco Huarcaya, said that... Leer más...

 Mannequin Challenge arrives in Machu Picchu and becomes viral

 Mannequin Challenge arrives in Machu Picchu and becomes viral
The challenge of the mannequin or also known as the Mannequin Challenge , is having more and more followers, this challenge is to a person or animal in a position Immobile and in unusual places, there is a compilation of several of these shorts on youtube, there are even top 10 of all these challenges, because of this, a group of people did not hesitate to perform this fun challenge in the... Leer más...

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