Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu, the ancient Inca citadel, is one of the seven wonders of the modern world and one of the favorite places of the world’s travelers. Sitting some 2,500m above sea level, Machu Picchu is an Inca citadel built in the 15th century. It is one of the most impressive sites to admire the engineering of the Inca civilization. Don’t miss out on Mach Picchu if you travel to Peru. It is one of the most popular sites in South America, and it won’t disappoint.

Machu Picchu and the Inca-Trail in COVID-19 times

Machu Picchu and the Inca-Trail in COVID-19 times

Machu Picchu re-opened for tourism on November 1, 2020 and is currently free to all who enter (foreigners and nationals). Machu Picchu was also awarded the Safe Travel seal, granted by the World Travel and Tourism Council, which certifies the site as a safe destination. Machu Picchu first opened its doors to Peruvians and citizens …

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Things to do in Machu Picchu: Putucusi Mountain Hike

Things to do in Machu Picchu: Putucusi Mountain Hike

*Machu Picchu’s hidden jewel* If you are an experienced hiker looking for a unique hike in the direct surroundings of Machu Picchu, you might consider the Putucusi hike. Besides being a challenging hike, the Putucusi Mountain offers the most extraordinary views on Machu Picchu and its outskirts. However, the Putucusi hike requires effort, strength and …

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