News of Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu meets tomorrow ninth anniversary as World Wonder, look here the program

Machu Picchu meets tomorrow ninth anniversary as World Wonder, look here the program
The Municipality of Machu Picchu is in preparations to mark the ninth anniversary, after Machu Picchu was declared as one of the new 7 Wonders of the world last July 7, 2007 in a contest via online which involved more than 100 million voting. It was known that the celebrations began on Wednesday July 6 with the following program: 09:00 hrs. International seminar called "Sumaq... Leer más...

New Findings on Machu Picchu reveal their true origin

The location of this great new finding by the Decentralized Cultural Department of Cusco and the Peruvian Association of Rock Art is close to the famous Machu Picchu and could dazzle new knowledge about our history seventh wonder of the world. The discovery integrates two cave paintings were discovered near the ancient Inca citadel. The announcement was made responsible for the... Leer más...

Jobs Boot Camp Inca Trail to Machu Picchu successfully completed

Jobs Boot Camp Inca Trail to Machu Picchu successfully completed
According to the report Fernando Astete reached in his duty as head of the Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu, it noted that tourists are free to take shelter without any problem in the sector Wiñay Wuayna. After having closed some resting places for the tourists who make the trip Inca Trail from April to facilitate the work of rehabilitation, conservation and maintenance; Fernando Astete... Leer más...

Machu Picchu: install bridges to improve access to the Sanctuary

In order to improve accessibility to the Sanctuary, the Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications pose a project, which was in charge of installing the Municipality of Santa Teresa, whose mayor Wilbert Santa Cruz announced the opening of said bridges for next week. The bridges were installed respectively in the rivers of Quellomayo, Acomayo and Huaquina, this in order to facilitate somehow... Leer más...

Emilia Clarke Game of Thrones actress expresses her desire to know Machu Picchu

Emilia Clarke, the actress who plays the character of Daenerys Targaryen in the hit series Game of Thrones (Game of Thrones), announced he would love to see one of the seven wonders of "Machu Picchu". "I like to travel and do crazy things, which are listed. When I say I'll do something, I do it by hook or by crook. So I want to go to Machu Picchu in Peru, go to the North Pole and... Leer más...

The Wanderlust magazine recognized cusqueño guide as the best in the world

This is the story of Efrain Valles who was born in one of the wonderful and rich cities on tourism (Cusco). A few days ago Efrain participated in a selection of the best World Tour Guide by the magazine Wanderlust, where Efrain won first place and was recognized as such by the magazine. Besides all also he managed to be one of 23 new ambassadors Brand Peru. It is noteworthy that the... Leer más...

Professor Jirafales visit Machu Picchu this was your experience

Rubén Aguirre also known by the nickname "Professor Jirafales" had the wonderful experience of visiting the citadel of Machu Picchu. The great star of the series "El Chavo del 8" was allowed into the beauty of our colorful lands to make your visit to Peru. also coming to realize an attractive tour of the citadel of Machu Picchu. The photos of such... Leer más...

Initiated plan for the discovery of Machu Picchu Inca ruins in

Initiated plan for the discovery of Machu Picchu Inca ruins in
By performing an intersectoral minutes signed by the Decentralized Cultural Department of Cusco, SERNANP and Technical Secretariat of the UGM, an outstanding warrant for conducting overflights from a helicopter on the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu and National Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu it was conducted all with strictly scientific, multidisciplinary and future enhancement of new... Leer más...

Machu Picchu receives more than 25% of its daily capacity

Machu Picchu receives more than 25% of its daily capacity
The last 3 months, the flow of tourists to Machu Picchu rose to almost 25%, from 2,500 daily visitors allowed nearly 3,100 tourists on average. This growth is Fernando Astete, according to head of the Machu PicchuArchaeological Park because the cities of Europe and other areas are presenting problems of insecurity; Speaking scored "Foreigners prefer destinations in South America and especially... Leer más...

Machu Picchu is the N ° 1 of the list of most popular places in the world from TripAdvisor

18 May 2016 | Machu Picchu, Cusco
"Trip Advisor" is a website with information and opinions of tourists on travel, and is one of the tourism pages possessing the greater access in the world on this subject. Annually announces the ranking of the sites called "the choice of travelers. 25 local attractions including most popular in the world". One of the 7 Wonders of the world, we refer to Machu Picchu... Leer más...

Inca Rail announces new economic route to Machu Picchu from Poroy

29 April 2016 | Inca Rail, Machu Picchu, Cusco
Inca Rail announced the opening of its new rail route from Poroy to Machu Picchu, which will be available from May 1. This route provides a comfortable experience where we will enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the Sacred Valley, full of lakes, flowers, crops, and finally deep into rainforest where the seventh wonder of the world: Machu Picchu. The service offers Inca Rail... Leer más...

Cindy Crawford recalled his visit to Peru and Machu Picchu with great affection

26 April 2016 | Machu Picchu, Perú, Trujillo
About a little over a year ago, supermodel and actress Cindy Crawford had visited Machu Picchu for the first time, speaking of that time had said: "It was everything I imagined: the colors, the people, see Machu Picchu, but after we went to Trujillo and stayed at the hospital watching these children whose lives would change thanks to the Orbis foundation ", recalling thus the visit to our country... Leer más...

Works in Machu Picchu mountain, will last until April 30 

26 April 2016 | Machu Picchu, Huayna Picchu, Cusco
Currently it is done on the mountain conservation of Machu Picchu by maintenance works, which are planned will last until April 30, 2016. After the completion of maintenance work on the mountain Huayna Picchu, Fernando Astete Victoria, director of the Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu reported that from 16 to 30 April, maintenance and conservation run on the mountain Machu Picchu, of almost... Leer más...

3 interesting things about the sanctuary of Machu Picchu

18 April 2016 | Machu Picchu, Urubamba, Cusco, Intihuatana
Machu Picchu is one of the 7 wonders of the world, also considered one of the most famous places in the world, the architectural and historical wealth that protects. The wonder of this place are the structures held since the fifteenth century when the citadel of Machu Picchu was still completely covered with vegetation. Then we give you 6 interesting points about the wonderful citadel of Machu... Leer más...

They seek to improve safety and comfort for the tourist in Machu Picchu

In an agreement between the institutions, civil society and district authorities Machu Picchu, proposed the creation of an office of the Dircetur (Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism) which will be installed in the town of Aguas Calientes, plus modules for the attention of police cars and specialized tourism guides. The meeting was held in the auditorium of the local commune... Leer más...

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