Located in the province of Urubamba from km 82 to km 122 of the railway line between Cusco and Quillabamba, comprising an area of 33,000 hectares. The climate of this area is semi-
tropical, rainy from November to April and May to October warm. In this temple there abundant wildlife and majestic snowy mountains, which is attracting
and strangers: Salkantay, Waynapicchu among others. Have also been reported to currently more than 114 archaeological sites, the most important and accessible to tourism,follows:
Inca city of Machu Picchu
Famous Inca city, the most important cultural symbol Andino, set amidst majestic mountains of jungle. A 112 km by road
It is difficult to find a place in the world comparable to Machu Picchu. This sanctuary Inca nestled in the heart of the archeological capital of America, is one of the monuments most important archaeological world, declared by UNESCO as Machupicchu Cultural Heritage of Humanity by the historic city of Cusco Cultural Heritage Humanity.
Visiting Machu Picchu is a unique experience. The mystic solemnity off
its stone walls, inspired by a deep respect for the builders of this
monumental work, who knew how to combine, as anyone in the world, the artifice of his creation with the wildness of nature.
The excursion to Machupicchu in Cusco Peru starts with pickup from your hotel
earlier, is part of the railway station in the morning heading to the majestic city of Machupicchu, travel time is about 3 hours 30 minutes, during
which rises to 3600 meters above sea level. Appreciating a variety of landscapes according to natural altitudinal existing, then descends through the Valley Anta, to Ollantaytambo and arrive at the station located in the Puente Ruinas Aguas Calientes to Cusco Machupicchu, from this station should be taken buses to make the ascent to the Machupicchu in Cusco
a height of 2225 m.s.n.m. The visit starts observing the magnificent scenery around, enhancing the beauty of their temples, shrines, halls and stairways that connect the different levels on which the buildings stand, everything is Machupicchu
exaltation to the stone, the visit time is 3 hours, after which again
descend to the town of Aguas Calientes (located at the foot of the mountain) where Visitors can have lunch and to shop. Then the return trip to the city of
Inka trail to Machupicchu
The Inca Trail to Machupicchu in Cusco Peru, is one of the ancient empire of the time, connecting Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Throughout its seen an exuberant tour geographical beauty, varied habitats and rich flora and fauna of the sanctuary along its route appreciate numerous monuments archaeological evidence which are small towns Inka time, with lot of religious architecture, the most important are: Patallaqta, Runquraqay, Sayaqmarka, Phuyupatamarca Wiñaywayna and Machupicchu.
Beautiful archaeological monument located 2 hours Machupicchu by Inka path, (2,400 m), near a small tourist lodge there, and local
interpretation center Machupicchu (Faculty of Biology University of Cusco).
Machupicchu village (Aguas Calientes)
The present town of Machupicchu, district of the province of Urubamba, with approximately 800 people dedicated to the tourism services (lodging, restaurants and crafts). Its main attraction is the hot springs – medicinal.
The great Inca Empire was completely covered by a very complex road network that made Incas experienced builders. The admirable Inca roads, magnificent roads with hundreds of kilometers long, united all the confines of the Empire.
The Inca Trail in the section that is commonly between km. Line 88 ferrea Machupicchu, accounts for 90% of trekking or hiking taking place in Cusco however, is not the only route, other than a period of one day or more places the valley, walking paths picturesque landscapes of the area.
Over 43km. of course you can revive the ancient pilgrimage made Peruvians to the sacred city of Machu Picchu, enjoying the variety of landscapes and limates, from temperate valley of Urubamba and the highlands of Warmiwañusqa to the area Wiñaywayna semitropical and Machupicchu.
People come from all over the world to know and experience personally way that the Incas walked over five hundred years ago.