News of Machu Picchu

Celebrations of 100 years of Machu Picchu will be worldwide

27 April 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The signal will be available online. People can submit their photos of the Inca citadel to participate in a contest.   The celebrations for the Centenary Year of Machu Picchu for the World, will be beamed across the planet, said Ricardo Vega Llona, ​​president of the High Level Committee responsible for organizing the festivities. "The transmission of the event will be worldwide,... Leer más...

Travel agencies sell electronic tickets to Machu Picchu

13 April 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The Association of Travel Agencies in Cusco (AATC) will be credited for the sale of electronic tickets to enter the Machu Picchu Archaeological Park in recognition of a mutual cooperation agreement signed with the Regional Directorate of Culture. To purchase a ticket, you must make your reservation through the page and accredited travel agencies, for which they must pay... Leer más...

Cusco: minted coins, stamp centenary of Machu Picchu by

07 April 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
For the month of July, the Central Bank of Peru minted coins with the figure of Machu Picchu in order to highlight the attractions of the prodigious construction Inca and give value to the celebrations promoted by the national executive because of its centennial. Following the sixth meeting of the High Commission of the Centennial of Machu Picchu, it was learned that the postal service of Peru... Leer más...

Chayanne "crazy" for Machu Picchu and Misti

06 April 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The Puerto Rican diva said she can not wait to see our Wonder of the World and our massive volcano of Arequipa. A few days before his arrival in Lima, the singer promises to make us dance with their greatest hits. I have great memories of the country ... I know people: God and always loving. In the show singing and dancing, are cheerful, and always have a smile, so the memory is of happiness,... Leer más...

Vilcabamba, Machu Picchu and Choquequirao soon be connected

04 April 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The Plan Copesco Cusco regional government works to implement a circuit that draft article the potential of Vilcabamba, Machu Picchu and Choquequirao, said the chief executive of the entity, Adriel Gamarra. "While each area has its own attractions, there are many who also are being missed because they are inarticulate, so the idea of ​​creating more space and positioning of these places through... Leer más...

Cusco is an empire of Flavors

02 April 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
There are plenty of good places to eat. That Cusco is beautiful, we all know. Cusco is a wonder that, as everyone says. Which has better restaurants Cusco Lima ... is a statement that, after eating at Limo, we just want to make. Before diving into the kitchen of Lima's talk about location: it is in a beautiful mansion Cuzco and from their balconies, we see the majesty of the Plaza de Armas in... Leer más...

Vocalist James visited Machu Picchu

26 March 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Tim Booth arrived last night in Peru with his wife and son. Today went to the Imperial City and return to Lima on Monday 28, two days before the band concert. As I said days ago in an interview from his Los Angeles, Tim Booth, lead singer of British band James, arrived today in Cusco to visit Machu Picchu. Booth came to the country last night with his wife, Kate Shela, and 6 year old son. At... Leer más...

British rocker Sting Announce visit Machu Picchu after his concert in Lima

05 January 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
British rocker Sting, leader of the defunct band The Police, enjoy your stay in Peru, in February, after providing a single concert at the Monumental stadium concourse, travel to Cusco in order to know the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu . This was revealed today the chairman of the board of the National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur), Carlos Canales, who recalled that his institution is negotiating... Leer más...

Machu Picchu is a magnet for travelers

29 December 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Potocusí orchids (the "happy mountain" in Quechua, the ancient Inca language) bloom in front of dozens of buses that run every day the 14 corners in zigzag climb to the summit of Machu Picchu. Upon completion of the journey, see how the fog lifts at daybreak on the granite stones of the Inca citadel on the heights causes feelings of mysticism and euphoria. This is what you want the 900,000... Leer más...

Ex Beatle Paul McCartney, U2 singer Bono, and Sting have been invited by Peruvian entrepreneurs to sing in Machu Picchu in July 2011

15 November 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The world-known rock stars would sing during the centenary celebrations of the scientific discovery of Machu Picchu.The announcement was made yesterday by Carlos Canales, chairman of the Tourism National Chamber (Canatur). Canales said that McCartney has shown interest but confirmation will depend on scheduling since the ex Beatle is currently world touring.Sting, ex singer of The Police, and... Leer más...

Machu Picchu will not be closed in January and February next year

08 November 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu will be closed in January and February next year, said today the regional director of Culture of Cusco, Juan Julio Garcia Rivas, after reports poured in that regard by the local press. Recalled that this year the measure was assumed by the emergency brought on the railway line and not on the monument. After lamenting that lack of truthfulness reports... Leer más...

Alessandra Denegri and Pierina Carcelen participated in the film The Robot, the most expensive Bollywood

05 October 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Alessandra Denegri Carcelén Pierina and participated in the film 'Endhiran' (The Robot), the most expensive Bollywood. Peruvian actresses filmed in the sanctuary of Machu Picchu. Lee, rate and view! "It was a week very strong, a lot of work. Only we could save the day, from 6 am to 5 or 6 pm We had to wake up at 2 am to dress and put on the costume," said Denegri the website of the Trade. Asked... Leer más...

Ceremonial piece found in Machu Picchu

04 October 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
A "Tupu" or ceremonial pin was located 10 cm in all Salapunku Peruvian researchers found in the archaeological site of Salapunku within the citadel of Machu Picchu, a 'Tupu' or ceremonial pin 10 cm long, reported the National Institute of Culture (INC). The discovery was made by researchers who are responsible for the work of restoration and archaeological value of Salapunku. The Tupu, used to... Leer más...

approving construction of road to Machu Picchu

21 September 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Congress approved a project to build a road to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, to avoid repeating the situation of isolation that was the archaeological complex earlier this year by the destruction of the railway, until today only means of mass transportation to reach the site.  The collapse of the rail, heavy rains and overflowing rivers in January, forcing the closure of more than two... Leer más...

Peru is much more than ceviche and Machu Picchu, says foreign

17 September 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Journalist of the newspaper Clarin in Buenos Aires emphasized that the work Peruvian chefs are doing to develop the national cuisine is an example to follow. The wealth and culture of Peru go far beyond what was known as the sanctuary of Machu Picchu and its flagship dish, ceviche, and it is easy to feel when you know more about their pisco and visit trade fairs like Mistura , said the... Leer más...