Peru is one of the countries in South America. It is made up of a variety of landscapes, from mountains and beaches to deserts and rain forests. Lima is the capital of Peru, Most people live along the coast of Peru.
The coast was inhabited by Ancient people, called the Caral, Mochica, Chimú and the Nasca, first inhabited this region thousands of years ago.
Peru has on of the largest rain forest, the Amazon, covers nearly half of Peru, this huge jungle, is home to plants and animals that do not live anywhere else on Earth. The scientists think there may even be Indian tribes there that have never seen the outside world.
Also Peru has one of highest mountain range in the world runs through Peru. The peruvian called to these peaks the Andes. Cusco is located in the south of the Andes, where was developed the Inca’s Empire. Under the Inca ruler Pachacutec, Machu picchu was builted, and nowaday is one the new seven wonder in the World.
Seductive, imposing and natural, whose history lives in the streets, squares of its historic center, valleys and towns. Cusco is an impressive city, a sample of the high Inca engineering that dominated the stone as in Choquequirao, Sacsayhuamán, Qenqo, Tambomachay, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu, the Inca architectural jewel built in an ecological environment.
In Cusco you will find charming attractions and landscapes such as the Sacred Valley of the Incas, with terraces that dress the mountains and picturesque towns where the past is part of the present.
The city of Cusco really is the navel of the world. And this Machu Picchu Tour Perú takes you to the most impressive places in the city.
Cusco is a beautiful and fascinating city with well preserved colonial architecture, also Cusco was the capital of the Inca empire, nowday is an evidence of a rich and complex history. In 1983 Cusco was named by the Unesco Humanity cultural Heritage. Cusco is probably the most visited cities in Peru and most comfortable city from which tourists can begin visits to Machu Picchu, Trek to the Amazing RAINBOW MOUNTAIN and River rafting in Vilcanota River. If you want to visit The city named twice cultural heritage of the world – Cusco and one of the new seven wonder of the world – Machu picchu, this is the package for you.
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- Round-trip Cusco arrival and departure airport transfers
- Train ticket round trip to Aguas Calientes Machu picchu.
- Bus to the citadel of Machu Picchu
- Excursion to the Sacred Valley of the Incas
- Trek to the Amazing RAINBOW MOUNTAIN
- Trek to Humantay Lagoon
- Machu Picchu Guided tour
- Five nights accommodation in Cusco. Hotel varies by option selected.
- Traveland Representatives in Cusco – Machu picchu
- Group experience
- All transfers, tours and excursions specified on the itinerary
- International air tickets and associated taxes
- Domestic Flights in Peru
- Meals not specified on the itinerary
- Personal expenses such as telephone bills, laundry expenses, beverages, etc
- Insurance against theft, loss, illness
- Bring your passport, very important to visit all the places.
- Warm clothes for Cusco
- Bring a small backpack with personal items for your trip to Machu Picchu
- Bring a camera
- Bring mineral water
- Bring sunscreen
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is Machu Picchu?
Machu Picchu is a world wonder one of the favorite destinations worldwide, it is one of the most important monuments of the time of the Incas, it was discovered in 1911.
Machupicchu is a spectacular stone-built citadel located on the top of mountains located at 2,400 meters above sea level, thousands of visitors arrive each year to this enigmatic place through various means such as by train, car to the hydroelectric plant or by doing the famous walk THE WAY INCA or through alternative routes such as salkantay trek to Machu Picchu, Inca bike jungle trail to Machu Picchu, Shockquirao Trek, Lares Trek to Machu Picchu, Ausangate Trek, Huchuy Qosqo to Machu Picchu, Vilcabamba to Machu Picchu, etc.
What is the best time for the Machu Picchu Tour in Perú?
The climate in the Cusco region is distinguished by two seasons: the dry season (from April to October) and the rainy season (from November to March).
The months in which there is a greater influx of tourists are from April to September. Machu Picchu is located in the jungle, so its climate is hot and humid. Temperatures vary between 8 º and 20 º C. It is advisable to wear clothes for the cold and heat for the tours to Machu Picchu.
What kind of clothes and items should I bring for the Machu Picchu Tour in Perú?
Machu Picchu is located in the jungle; In other words, it has a warm but at the same time humid climate, so the type of clothing that we recommend using is:
If you travel to Machu Picchu during the rainy season (November – April), the best option is to bring a raincoat as well as water and wind resistant clothing.
Even if it’s hot in the morning, always carry a warm garment with you. It can be annoying to have to carry it during the visit to Machu Picchu, but it is better to be prepared for the afternoon wind.
Polo shirts and / or shirts with long sleeves (preferably) to avoid insect bites and / or annoying burns on the tours to Machu Picchu.
Cap and sunglasses. A light, comfortable cap will keep you cool. The lenses will allow you to appreciate all the beauty of Machu Picchu without having to strain your eyes.
Blocker and repellent. They are absolutely necessary, especially the repellent since the itching of the bites can ruin your visit to Machu Picchu. If you think that critters have a particular liking for you, I would also recommend not wearing short clothing of any kind.
Don’t forget to bring lots of water! Staying hydrated with purified or bottled water is the best thing one can do to stay healthy and full of energy during the excursion to Machu Picchu.
How much luggage can I take on the train to Machu Picchu?
The train services only allow you to carry a hand luggage, whose maximum weight is 5 kilos (11 pounds), and the dimensions: 150 linear meters (width + length + height).
Where can I leave my bags during the Machu Picchu Tour in Perú?
When you travel to Machu Picchu you must carry no more than 5 kilos in your luggage and on the day of the tour you can leave your luggage in the hotel storage in Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu town) include bathing suits to visit the thermal baths.
We recommend you carry a small bag, backpack with items necessary for the tour to Machu Picchu as well as some small snacks.
When should I book the Machu Picchu Tour in Perú?
Reservations can be made at any time, taking into account the availability of spaces each day in Machu Picchu. But it is advisable to do them as soon as possible; Especially if it is the Huaynapicchu Ticket, since they are more easily sold out and it is advisable to do it three to two months in advance of your trip to Machupicchu.