News of Machu Picchu

Scheduled launch and start of the project that aims to reduce risks and disasters in the town of Machu Picchu Pueblo

For Thursday July 16 Machupicchu District Municipality scheduled the completion of the formal ceremony to officially launch and start the feasibility study PIP Public Investment Project called "Installing Protective Services of the Vilcanota River, Agua Calientes Alcamayo "that the Regional Government of Cusco run through the Regional Special Project Management Institute of Water and... Leer Más...

Cusco tops the list of preferred cities for tourists visiting Latin America

The results obtained was due to a survey that was answered by frequent travelers and readers of the renowned travel magazine Travel and Leisure, this is the third time the imperial city Cusco get this place, meanwhile the capital of Peru Lima in the fifth. This is the tenth time that the archaeological capital of America is among the best cities in the list of the magazine Travel and Leisure.... Leer Más...

UNESCO to Machu Picchu not included on the List of World Heritage in Danger

Authorities in Peru, welcomed the decision by UNESCO, not including Machu Picchu on the List of Heritage in Danger. Ricardo Ruiz, director of the Decentralized Management Cuzco, reported that members of the World Heritage Committee of Unesco held a meeting in Bonn (Germany) from June 28 to July 8 in ay decided to postpone the valuation on entry Machu Picchu on the List of Heritage in Danger... Leer Más...

Chris Smalling enjoy your vacation visiting Machu Picchu

Chris Smalling Manchester United enjoy your holiday in our country (Peru), along with his girlfriend Sam Cooke before it returns to pre-season of his club. Smalling public photographs of his visit to the citadel of Machu Picchu in his Instagram account in there looks athlete posing in various ways with his girlfriend in a wonderland located in the region of Cusco (Machu Picchu). Fact: Chris... Leer Más...

National Museum of the American Indian will present the Inca Road "Qhapaq Ñan" System

Qhapaq Nan, a road network of more than 40 000 km and more than 500 years old, represented a feat of engineering Inca, a clear example of this is "Machu Picchu" since its inception can be seen that received no damage with the passing of time (torrential rains, earthquakes). Qhapaq Nan, is the subject of the first bilingual exhibition of the National Museum of American Engineering of the... Leer Más...

Katy Perry fulfill his dream of visiting Machu Picchu

The global superstar Katy Perry would have thought to visit the Inca citadel Machu Picchu. In a recent interview I mentioned that the artist came to Peru as part of its "Prismatic World Tour" and he feels very attracted to know the citadel. I also indicated that in his tour passed through Cuba and Chile and therefore expressed his desire to give some concerts day in countries such as Turkey,... Leer Más...

Machu Picchu received more than 350 000 visitors between January and April

The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu received in this period an average of 358 337 tourists both domestic and foreign (January-April), the figure would represent growth of 16.6% over the same period of 2014. According to official information from the Ministry of Culture, the total visitors 74% are foreigners, while 26% were domestic. During this time of year were 93 210 domestic tourists who... Leer Más...

5 things you must experience in your trip to Machu Picchu

In addition to the options you mentioned below, do not forget that the biggest attraction is the tour of the same Inca citadel (Machu Picchu), today considered one of the new seven wonders of the world. 5 things mentioned below are places or routes that are important for your visit to the shrine: 1. Huayna Picchu: From this mountain can have a panoramic view of the sanctuary (Machu Picchu),... Leer Más...

Henry Cejudo fulfilled his childhood dream to visit Machu Picchu

Henry Cejudo American fighter with Mexican roots, considered as one of the figures flyweight UFC came to our country (Peru) to fulfill one of his dreams all his life, knowing the citadel of Machu Picchu. Cejudo is vacationing in our country, I take the time to fulfill your dream visit Machu Picchu. The public wrestler pictures on your account Instagram and Facebook, where he can be seen posing... Leer Más...

Improve access to the archaeological complex of Choquequirao

The Regional Government of Cusco (GRC) and the Association for the Conservation of the Amazon Basin (ACCA) will sign an agreement for the management and conservation of the archaeological complex of Choquequirao, which is located in the province of Anta. Roberto Rojas, Manager of Natural Resources and Environment of the GRC, reported that thanks to the agreement reached may have a budget of S... Leer Más...

"Machu Picchu is a pending" for singer Storm

Liliana Maturano, better known as "Storm" came to Lima, where waiting to contact a company that distribute their new albums of the artist in our country, just as when his album released to mark his four-decade career "40 years, 40 songs ". "It is an anniversary double album containing two CDs, so that people can enjoy songs before and discover new songs I've written. I was looking for company in... Leer Más...

Copa America 2015 Chile would increase the tourism in Peru

Due to the large gathering of football stars in the Copa America 2015 Chile, many tourists from different countries will come to appreciate this event occurred. Therefore since Chile is located near our country is expected to culminate tourism after the competition increases in Peru, especially in the city of Puno and Cusco. That is why all agencies and tour operators be prepared to provide the... Leer Más...

They began the parade of folk dances commemorating the jubilee month Cusco

During the course of this week they will be presented several dances in the Plaza de Armas, this month to commemorate the jubilee of Cusco. This time Monday began with dances primary level of Cusco, from early hundreds of both foreign and domestic citizens gathered at the Plaza de Armas occurred. The ceremony on the parade beginning at 09:00 am. For Tuesday it is scheduled parade of dances by... Leer Más...

Pose build new resort near Machu Picchu

The Regional Government of Cusco reported that approximately 130 million soles for the construction of a new resort near Machu Picchu will be invested, to articulate it with the entry of visitors to the Inca citadel. All this Edwin Licona, indicated that the initiative was proposed by the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur), and also as much with the approval of the Regional Council... Leer Más...

The National Urban Bohemia Group recorded video clip to premiere Machu Picchu

The band started in the city Ypacaray, where did meet their songs and performed today shows around the country. Jaime Zacher vocalist and composer was commissioned to gather and turn today in one of the groups most successful Rock Folk country. This time the Urban Bohemia premiere national group made a video clip in the landscapes of the Inca citadel "Machu Picchu", the name of the theme is "... Leer Más...

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