News of Machu Picchu

Regional competition in high relief sculpture carved in stone in Machupicchu ended

Regional competition in high relief sculpture carved in stone in Machupicchu ended
On Thursday October 1 held the award ceremony of the first Regional Contest of Sculpture High Relief Carving Stone called "MACHUPICCHU 2015 PROMOTING CULTURE" held in order to revalue and promote the development of the art of sculpture in the district. The competition involved more than a dozen sculptors, including local artists and artisans and the region, who develop their work in stone... Leer más...

Municipality of Machu Picchu opened four seats of fast relief of citizen security

Municipality of Machu Picchu opened four seats of fast relief of citizen security
In order to strengthen prevention and persuasion of the commission of offenses and crimes and address the insecurity that is now one of the main problems in our country; Mayor of the District Municipality of Machu Picchu inaugurated the installation and implementation of four posts Rapid Relief in the town of Machu Picchu Pueblo, the same that will have permanent citizen security personnel... Leer más...

Gastronomic Festival "Sumaq Mijuna" Communities level of Machu Picchu, was well received

Gastronomic Festival "Sumaq Mijuna" Communities level of Machu Picchu, was well received
The District Municipality of Machu Picchu through the Agricultural Development Division (Truchas Project and Project Management Sub Coffee Tourism and Economic Development), today held the Great Food Festival "Sumaq Mijuna" with the participation of over 15 exhibitors all from different rural communities in the district. The gastronomic event was held from 10:00 am in the Plaza Manco Capac of... Leer más...

Katy Perry toured the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu

24 September 2015 | Katy Perry, Machu Picchu, Cusco
After the great show presented in Lima and to the surprise of many, the singer Katy Perry, today toured the citadel of Machu Picchu, in the company of a betrayal than 15 people. Apparently the singer Katy Perry would come to Cusco yesterday afternoon, before heading to Aguas Calientes and make the tourist circuit. Today at six o'clock start your tour of the citadel of Machu Picchu... Leer más...

It was successful and spectacular II Cycling Competition Urbant Down Hill in Machu Picchu

It was successful and spectacular II Cycling Competition Urbant Down Hill in Machu Picchu
With the participation of around 70 competitors between locals and some national representatives, the last weekend was held the II Down Hilll in the population of the District of Machu Picchu, an event that was organized by the National Cycling Federation, the Civil Association Nonprofit Eco Sports and the Municipality of Machu Picchu through the Sub Managers of Tourism and Public Safety. The... Leer más...

Municipality of Machu Picchu holds regional contest in high relief sculpture carved in stone "Promoting Culture 2015 Machu Picchu"

Municipality of Machu Picchu holds regional contest in high relief sculpture carved in stone "Promoting Culture 2015 Machu Picchu"
In order to revalue and promote the development of the art of sculpture in our district, the District Municipality of Machu Picchu makes the first Sculpture Competition in High Relief Carving Stone called "PROMOTING CULTURE MACHU PICCHU 2015", whose theme is "World View ANDINA". The activity, part of the celebratory activities planned as a tribute by the Septuagint Fourth Anniversary of... Leer más...

Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu receives the Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu receives the Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Prince of Saudi Arabia, arrived Thursday 17 of this to the imperial city of Cusco air, in order to visit and meet one of the 7 Wonders of the World, the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. His arrival was given by averaging 10:30 am, who as expected arrived with his entourage of 11 people among whom they had, consultants, bodyguards, personal physician, among others;... Leer más...

Successfully held computer graphics Institutional Machupicchu.

Successfully held computer graphics Institutional Machupicchu.
With the participation of the District Municipality of Machupicchu, National Institute of Natural Resources INRENA and businesses CONSETTUR Machupicchu SAC and TRAMUSA SA, on Monday 14 called INFOGRAPHY INSTITUTIONAL activity was performed; where a photographic exhibition, exhibition of books, magazines and other institutional achievements made was made. The activity was held at the Plaza... Leer más...

Begin changing woodwork of bridges in Machupicchu

On Monday 14, the present, the District Municipality of Machu Picchu through the Deputy Manager of Infrastructure Maintenance Division, began with the maintenance of existing bridges over the River Aguas Calientes to ensure the safety of residents and domestic and foreign visitors who travel daily on this road infrastructure. The first bridge to be involved is the President who has been... Leer más...

Activate emergency operations center local COLE - MACHUPICCHU to face the consequences of The Boy.

PRESS RELEASE No. 093 - 2015 - RR.PP - MDM As part of the contingency actions to be performed against the arrival of El Niño, the District Municipality of Machu Picchu through the Office of Risk Management Disaster she convened an emergency meeting of the members of the Platform of Defense Civil District chaired by the Mayor Mr. Delman Gayoso David Garcia. At the meeting, prior exposure of the... Leer más...

Tourism major guilds Perruano are awaiting the response of President Ollanta Humala

Tourism major guilds Perruano are awaiting the response of President Ollanta Humala
The main business associations in the tourism sector, are awaiting the response from the President of the Republic Ollanta Humala, after he sent an open letter last Monday, September 7, where in addition to welcoming the decision of the Municipality Provincial Urubamba through its public prosecutor terminated the Concession Agreement for Machu Picchu SAC CONSETTUR on the route Aguas Calientes... Leer más...

Checkpoints and others were build in route to Machu Picchu Intihuatana

Decentralized Directorate of Culture of Cusco (CDR) of the hand of the National Service of Natural Protected Areas (Sernanp) joined to perform the implementation and construction of a checkpoint for better management and movement of tourists heading to Machu Picchu by sector Intihuatana. The head of the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, José Carlos Nieto Navarrete, reported that the project to... Leer más...

Tourism associations welcome the conclusion of the concession contract for Consettur

Tourism associations welcome the conclusion of the concession contract for Consettur
Different companies in the tourism sector at the national level, including the Chamber of Commerce of Tourism (CANATUR), regional Chamber of Tourism of Cusco (CARTUC), Association of Tourism Agencies in Cusco (AATC), Peruvian Association of Tour Operators (APOTUR ) and the Peruvian Association of Adventure Tourism, Ecotourism and Specialized Tourism (APTAE), broadcast on Wednesday 02 September an... Leer más...

Machu Picchu is twinned with Otama

Machu Picchu is twinned with Otama
The small town of Otama a town of 8,500 inhabitants, located in Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan, has been twinned with the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, becoming the first such proposal accepts the Peruvian people. Since long time, Machu Picchu has received substantial proposals for twinning given its status as a world heritage site, which so far had not been given not find any... Leer más...

Three new tourist circuits are incorporated in the Cusco Region

new tourist circuits in Cusco Region
Recently the Department of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Dircetur) and various municipalities fitted out three new circuits in the provinces of the region of Cusco, including tours of the areas of Vilcabamba, Collasuyo and Huanacaure, this opening is intended to vary the tourist offer and introducing new exotic destinations to domestic and foreign visitors. In route to Vilcabamba, visitors will... Leer más...

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