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Machu Picchu: South America’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2018

South America's Leading Tourist Attraction 2018

The most important event of the tourism industry, Word Travel Awards South America, awarded Peru as Best Cultural Destination in South America, Best Culinary Destination in South America and South America’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2018. This last distinction was awarded to Machu Picchu, as determined by experts in the sector and major international media. Receiving […]

Humantay Lake: An Unforgettable Adventure

humantay lake cuzco peru the most beautiful lake of the world

Cuzco has many tourist attractions that yes or yes you must visit, an example of this is the Humantay lake, a place where you can take photos and participate in Inca ceremonies. First recommendations The tours to the Humantay lake of Cuzco are made from very early. Therefore, we recommend you take advantage of the […]

Explore Ollantaytambo: The first stop to Machu Picchu

ollantaytambo cuzco peru

Ollantaytambo was the religious, political and military center of the empire. Ollantay is the name of a great Inca general and tambo means place of rest. The latter is due to the fact that both the Vilcanota River and the Patacancha Valley end up in the jungle. The ancient settlers went there because they needed […]

5 reasons why you should travel by train to Machu Picchu

travel by train to Machu Picchu

Many believe that to get to the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu you must make a 4-day tour of the Inca Trail. However, there is an alternative for people who have little time or simply, they consider that they do not have the necessary physique to make such a walk and it is about traveling […]

Why tourists visit Cusco?

Santuario Histórico de Machu Picchu

According to a report by PromPerú and the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (MINCETUR), last year the Imperial City received 1 million 411 thousand 279 tourists. And even during February and December, months considered with lower flow of visitors, Cusco receives 3 thousand tourists a day, thus becoming a true magnet of tourism. Why […]

Attractions to visit during your next trip to the town of Ollantaytambo

The living people of the Inca Empire

The town and archaeological site of Ollantaytambo is located 90 kilometers from the Imperial City of Cusco. It was built by order of the ninth ruler of Tahuantinsuyo: the Inca Pachacútec. It is the only city of the Inca Empire that still continues to be inhabited and is one of the places that tourists choose […]

Visit the Machu Picchu Site Museum

museo de machu picchu

Complement your visit to the Inca citadel by attending the Manuel Chávez Ballón Site Museum or Machu Picchu Site Museum. In this place you will find valuable information about the ancient inhabitants of the sanctuary. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to know such data through a modern and interesting presentations. How to get to […]