News of Machu Picchu

Red Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is in optimal conditions

02 March 2016 | Inka Trail, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Tourism
To give us an idea, remember that February this route to Machu Picchu was closed for maintenance. The Desconcentrada Department of Culture of Cusco reported that at the beginning of March is opening again entering the Inca Trail to domestic and foreign tourists. A lot of tourists entered the early hours of the morning by the sector Piscacucho (km 82). The Minister of Culture of Cusco Econ... Leer más...

Tips for Visiting Machu Picchu

26 February 2016 | Machu Picchu, Aguas Calientes, Cusco
Machu Picchu for many travelers is shocking, magical, overwhelming and almost impossible not to be moved by the splendor of nature that provides Machu Picchu. You can not help but know and here are some tips to be able to do: Date Viaje.- best thing are the months from April to October as these months are few wet and do not have a lot of rain. Time.- For Machu Picchu is necessary to reach... Leer más...

Meet the climate of Machu Picchu

The sanctuary of Machu Picchu, throughout the year presents a variety of climates due to its geographic and topographic location. In June and July the mornings are cold with temperatures down to -2 ° C, while in the months of November to March (rainy season) has an average temperature of 16-18 ° C during the day but night reaches 0 ° C; in the months from April to October (dry season) the... Leer más...

DCDC exhibition presents photographs of Machu Picchu

15 February 2016 | Machu Picchu, Cusco, CDR, wonder, Garcilaso
DCDC exhibition presents photographs of Machu Picchu
To commemorate 100 years of Machu Picchu, the Decentralized Cultural Department of Cusco by its director Econ. Daniel Maraví Vega Centeno, is organizing an exhibition of comparative photographs of the National Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu. This exhibition entitled: "AUTHENTICITY OF MACHUPICCHU 100 YEARS LATER", it aims to reassess this world wonder who just turned 105 years since the... Leer más...

Reality chinese be recorded in Machu Picchu, Amazon and Lake Titicaca

Reality chinese be recorded in Machu Picchu, Amazon and Lake Titicaca
The program recognized, 'Huayang jiejie', which in its first season was conducted in the places of Italy and Turkey and was seen by hundreds of millions of people, now, to make it more spectacular, this program is planning to tax in the countries of Mexico, Peru and Argentina, so we are sure that in one way or another can spread the rich and little known tourism that has the oriental country... Leer más...

Municipality of Machu Picchu organizes the "Machu Picchu 2016" carnival culinary competition

Municipality of Machu Picchu organizes the "Machu Picchu 2016" carnival culinary competition
The Food Festival on Sunday 14 February will be held The District Municipality of Machu Picchu through the Deputy Manager of Tourism and Economic Development, is organizing the Grand Gourmet Competition Carnavalesco "MACHU PICCHU 2016" to reassess our culinary identity and motivate between social organizations and the general population of the district, consumption typical dishes prepared... Leer más...

Install electrical generator in Machu Picchu Pueblo

Install electrical generator in Machu Picchu Pueblo
As a result of the submission of a letter of complaint and a complaint filed with OSINERMING by the Mayor of Machu Picchu against the Electro Sur Este SA by repetitive and constant power outages of electricity caused by the company in damages to its customers and the general public, mainly traders crafts market, food market, dealers in different areas, hotels, restaurants, tour operators and... Leer más...

Mission of UNESCO approves advances in lifting of observations to Machu Picchu

01 February 2016 | Machu Picchu
After several days of intense meetings and field visits, the Advisory Mission of UNESCO for the integral management of the Machu Picchu Sanctuary expressed satisfaction with the multisectoral work performed by the Peruvian State and approved the progress made on the lifting of observations to the management of the world heritage. The days 29 and 30 January, the mission carried out an... Leer más...

Peru is advised by Unesco to protect the exceptional and universal value of Machu Picchu

29 January 2016 | Perú, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Tourism
  A Unesco delegation is in Perú to help authorities in the conservation of the inca Citadel of Machu Picchu and prevent their entry into the list of world heritage in danger, reported the decentralized direction of culture of the Peruvian region of Cusco in a statement. The advice of the Unesco delegation met in Cusco with representatives of the Government and Peruvian agencies,... Leer más...

Images of Machu Picchu in new video for the British band One Direction

27 January 2016 | Machu Picchu, Cusco, Perú, lima
  The British band released their promotional video "History" on youtube in it you can see a record of your visit to the imperial city of Cusco. The wave of rumors of their final separation has sat well "One Direction" to launch the official video for "History" on his youtube channel, an issue in which precisely reflect on the five years that have... Leer más...

They will promote community tourism in surrounding towns of Inca Trail

26 January 2016 | Puno, Raqchi, Cusco, inca trail, Perú, Qhapaq Ñan, Tourism
  Community tourism emerges as an economical alternative for rural communities, farmers, indigenous or Afro-descendants within a country, to generate supplementary economic activities daily income, defend and enhance local natural and cultural resources. In our country, the project will be developed in the areas of Pomata in the region Puno; Raqchi in Cusco; Aypate in the sierra of... Leer más...

Temporary closure in April of the Huayna Picchu mountain and mountain Machu Picchu

  After a thorough technical assessment of the conservation status of; retaining walls, stairs, enclosures and platforms of Machu Picchu, took the determination of integral maintenance of the Archaeological Park of It is the most complete Tour Packages to Cusco, the best Hotels in Peru with the best Peru travel agency. Also find the best deals on Hotels in Cusco and enjoy... Leer más...

For works of conservation, close temporal during the month of February of the Inca Trail

  Like every year, the decentralized direction of culture of Cusco (DDCC) set the restriction for the passage of some 200 tourists who daily accessed and 300 porters, among others, used as one of the most impressive entrances to Machu Picchu. From 1 to 29 February will close the access to the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu from Ollantaytambo district prior to the Inca Citadel,... Leer más...

New way out of Machu Picchu will be delivered in May

18 January 2016 | Machu Picchu, Cusco
  In the month of May it will be delivered and enter into operation the new route out of tourists from the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, allowing work to decongest the current point of entry and exit. Astete Victoria (Director of the Park) recalled that UNESCO recommended solve the congestion of visitors in the control point and access to the Citadel, an observation that is... Leer más...

They projected that tourism between Peru and Ecuador to grow 10% in 2016

They projected that tourism between Peru and Ecuador to grow 10% in 2016
Because the facilities given to the citizens of both countries through the Binational cabinets, tourism between the two countries increased by 10%, and informed the ambassador of Ecuador in Peru, Jose Sandoval. He further indicated that, thanks to a significant extent between the two parties was to give free movement for its citizens, "going beyond the standards of other countries", because... Leer más...

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