Noticias de Machu Picchu

Why the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu was built?

It is one of the most important mysteries of Machu Picchu Why ?, was built to answer it we have to be aware that there are several hypotheses of several archaeologists, here mention some of them: Luis Guillermo Lumbreras, Peruvian archaeologist and researcher of the Inca culture maintains that Machu Picchu was built as a mausoleum for the great Inca Pachacutec, Lumbreras follows: "We believe,... Leer Más...

Project: "New Visitor Center Machu Picchu"

03 June 2015 | Cusco, Machu Picchu, Tourism, Unesco, ICOM
Dr. Hans-Martin Hinz, president of ICOM (International Council of Museums), an advisory body of UNESCO reported in a statement the head of the Directorate of Culture of Cusco Decentralized congratulate the new project of "New Visitor Center Machu Picchu "that drives the cultural institution. Besides all the president of ICOM I congratulate cultural police is implemented through different... Leer Más...

PeruRail received the Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor

The certificate issued by the tourist trains International PeruRail were especially the four types of trains serving: Belmond Hiram Bingham, Vistadome and Expedition, en route to Machu Picchu and the Andean Explorer service on the route to Lake Titicaca. The award recognizes excellence in hospitality, and is given only to establishments that consistently get good reviews TripAdvisor travelers.... Leer Más...

Pam Grout visit Machu Picchu to recharge energy

Pam Grout, American writer visited Cusco in order to know the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, and thus can be recharged energy of everyone who speaks runs, plus all Pam said his visit to Cusco was a subject that was long overdue. The writer came to our country for a conference in Lima "powerful thinking and happiness" on Saturday May 30, in which explained to the public nine simple experiments that... Leer Más...

NBA superstar US in Machu Picchu

While the visitor is the biggest star in the NBA, a player of the most watched US sports super certainly one everyone who comes to tread the sanctuary of Machu Picchu is surrendered to the beautiful scenery that make it display. Chris Bosh, the Miami Heat player and winner of the gold medal at the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008 traveled with his family to Cusco. Chris Bosh hung photographs in... Leer Más...

You know destinations of Peru are the most preferred of Chinese tourists?

Chinese tourists usually come to Peru, the primary objective being to reach the imperial city of Cusco, after arriving at Machu Picchu, which is considered one of the new 7 wonders of the world. Besides Machu Picchu Chinese tourists choose to do a tour of the Rio Amazonas. These two places are the most important tourist destinations in China, as reported by the representative of Beijing Sunny... Leer Más...

Cusco wishlist Gold List 2015 made by the magazine Conde Nast Traveler

Undoubtedly the imperial city of Cusco is a source of pride for all Peruvians, but also the city which is considered in the list of best cities, the Sacred Valley of the Incas was included in the list of Conde Nast Traveler "Gold List 2015". Cusco is in sixth place, surpassed only by Amsterdam, Barcelona, ​​Buenos Aires, Cape Town and Cordoba, while the Sacred Valley is ranked 22nd in the "... Leer Más...

Evaluate the possibility of constructing a biosphere reserve in Machu Picchu and Choquequirao

A group of tour operators in coordination with the Regional Government of Cusco are evaluating the possibility of building a biosphere reserve in Machu Picchu and Choquequirao. Pedro Gamboa, head of the National Service of Protected Natural Areas by the State (Sernanp), indicated that the Incas themselves who are already realized that in order to bring some order to tourism, is a biosphere... Leer Más...

"We want to know Machu Picchu" were the words of the band Los Tigres del Norte

The number one regional band Mexico indicated their intentions to visit our country, especially the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. "It is a historic and full of energy, we have talked a lot about this place and have read enough about it, definitely want to visit Machu Picchu, probably soon go over there," they said in unison the group. While planning your visit to our country, Mexican artists... Leer Más...

Machu Picchu tops list of "10 Best Summer Trips" by National Geographic

Machu Picchu one of the flagship citadels of the Incas and today is considered one of the new seven wonders of the world was included in the "10 Best Summer Trips" list made by National Geographi. PromPeru knowing this salute recognition including our main attraction Machu Picchu and also all tourists from all over the world, especially the US, Europe, etc. They are the ones who are already... Leer Más...

Note Machu Picchu through 360 ° photos

(Photo courtesy Airpano / www.airpano.com) For travelers the act of taking pictures in the various trips made worldwide, is the main activity that takes place once in place, but in the same way each and every adventurous tourist comes to having the best photograph of the area as it goes. Facilities taking pictures there but not all enjoy these privileges, which is why to reach more distant... Leer Más...

Machu Picchu will host the meeting "Education, Tourism and Sustainable Development"

19 May 2015 | Machu Picchu, Cusco, Tourism, Unesco, Perú
The city of Machu Picchu indicated that will host the XXVIII and XI National Meeting of Educating Cities International, entitled "Education, Tourism and Sustainable Development", which will run from 17 to 20 June in the premises of the Ministry of Culture area. For the correct development of the meeting the Mayor of Machu Picchu, David Delman Gayoso Garcia invites the various authorities,... Leer Más...

More than 250,000 tourists is what you expect to receive in their month Cusco Jubilee

The amount was imposed Mayor of the Municipality of Cusco, Carlos Moscoso, who hopes that this year the Cusco received more than 250,000 tourists, including domestic and foreign. In recent years in the month Jubilee Cusco received more than 200,000 tourists this because in June several activities take place. Similarly Mayor Carlos Moscoso, stated that the three stagings of Inti Raymi, the... Leer Más...

10 facts you should know about Machu Picchu

Undoubtedly the citadel of Machu Picchu is Peru's most important, and that is no less and in 2007 was named one of the new 7 wonders of the world, and is also the most important destination for travelers and adventurers from around the world. 1 Your name Machu Picchu means "Old Mountain". 2nd Its majestic architecture comprises 140 structures. 3rd The most important buildings in the citadel... Leer Más...

Tourism magazine "Air Travel" and "Beijing Fashion Magazine" China published attractions of Peru

Tourism magazines "Air Travel" and "Beijing Fashion Magazine" China joined the dissemination of the tourist attractions of Peru, this through extensive reports about our country and its tourism wealth that counts. For the realization of the items it is picked based on information provided by Commercial Office of Peru - OCEX Beijing in Chinese. The magazine "Air Travel", which is exclusively... Leer Más...

Reforest the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

In a working session between the rangers of the National Service of Protected Natural Areas by the State (Sernanp) and private enterprise, it was held the activity to plant more than 2000 copies of Queñua. According Sernanp work was carried out in the sector Toccopujio, this with the support of the people of Huayllabamba sector. Thanks to the plantation of these specimens is seeking to recover... Leer Más...

Five new routes will debut in Machu Picchu

The five new routes that would be promoted by the Peruvian authorities would enclosures: Intipunku, Incaraccay, Wiñayhuayna, the Temple of the Moon and the 50 stands. Jose Nieto, head of the Historic Sanctuary, Peru indicated that the five new routes will boost the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu that are not known by tourists, and also said that before only part of the network of Inca Trail... Leer Más...

New species of lizard in Machu Picchu

(Photo: Senanp) The lizard known as "Lizard Andean Machu Picchu" was found more than 2760-2800 meters above sea level in the Sanctuary. The discovery was made a group of Peruvian and foreign scientists with the park rangers (Senanp), the new species was located in the Puna region and humid mountain forests of the sanctuary (Machu Picchu). The new species belonging to the genus Proctoporus, has... Leer Más...

Official ball of the 2015 Copa America get to Machu Picchu

The official ball for the 2015 Copa America made a stop at the citadel of Machu Picchu following "The Road to the Cup" competition to be held just over a month in the country of Chile. The 44th edition of the oldest competition in the world The America's Cup will begin on June 11 through July 4, 2015 in Chile, the competition involved a total of twelve countries, who fought each other to be able... Leer Más...

Kishore Rao Director of the Unesco visit Machu Picchu

Kishore Rao, Director of Heritage of Unesco, said he was "impressed" with the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, this after having traveled for the first time during his visit makes Peru. "It's the first time I visit Machu Picchu and am honestly impressed by the beauty of the place, the condition and maintenance of this Joint World Heritage site, is a beautiful experience," said Rao to the... Leer Más...

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