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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...

Mexican actor Edgar Vivar visit Machu Picchu

A day of joy for hundreds of Cusco, and that is not less because today the Mexican actor Edgar Vivar visit one of the Seven Wonders of the World Machu Picchu. The actor remembered for his performance in "Neighbourhood Chavo del 8", posted on his Instagram account Personal images from his visit to the Historical Sanctuary in them quote "After 34 years". It is worth mentioning that the Mexican... Leer Más...

SERNANP , DIRCETUR and DDCC unveiled results of scientific studies in the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

Results from studies in Machu Picchu
In order to encourage research in protected areas of Peru , the National Service of Protected Natural Areas by the State (Sernanp) , in conjunction with the Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism and the Department Decentralized Culture Cusco he presented the results of scientific research conducted in recent years in the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu in a series of lectures... Leer Más...

New study of carrying capacity of visitors to Machu Picchu reveals impressive data

The new study of carrying capacity of visitors to Machu Picchu, prepared by the consulting Site Research and Management Inc. and recently presented to the Management Unit of Machu Picchu (UGM), reveals that the historic sanctuary can receive more than 5,900 visitors daily . Always tell some recommended as relocating the entrance to the bottom, therefore it will have to increase the hours of... Leer Más...

New bridge was installed for access to Machu Picchu

The current bridge known as Ruins is about to collapse, and besides all this already has 60 years old, is why not prejudice access to the sanctuary (Machu Picchu) to more than three thousand tourists are implement a new bridge in the area. The mayor held a meeting with Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism: Magali Silva, Raul Antonio Torres, National Director of Decentralized Provias and... Leer Más...

Never too late to visit the most beautiful sights in the world

No doubt the dream of every citizen is to visit as many sights as possible, but there are times when not all come to meet and all this becomes a frustration. Now today if Are you a traveler with several kilometers above or crave, after years of work, travel the world ?, this is possible because the places mentioned below will have special services for seniors, and besides all have special offers... Leer Más...

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