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A traveller planning to visit Machu Picchu can choose one of the following two options: Going by train from Cusco and arriving at the bottom of the Machu Picchu Mountain in the town of Aguas Calientes, or trekking along the famous Inca Trail. What you choose depends on your wishes and your time available, either four hours or four days!
 
Climate in MACHU PICCHU 

Due to its geography and topography, the climate in the National Sanctuary of Machu Picchu varies widely. On this page you will find information about the seasons and temperatures, in order to know when to go and what to pack before travelling to Machu Picchu.


A Marvel of Civil Engineering

As a populated centre, the archaeological complex of Machu Picchu, covering approximately 20 hectares, is divided into two major sectors: agricultural and urban. Discover the main attractions and the architectural features of these two areas that comprise this sacred city.

Agricultural Sector
Urban Sector

  • The City's Main Gateway
  • The Sun Temple
  • The Intiwatana
  • The Fountain Street
  • The Main Temple
  • Royal Mausoleum
  • The Ņusta's Palace
  • The Sacred Plaza
  • The Three Windowed Temple
  • The Dry Moat
  • The Prison
  • Industrial Sector
  • The District of the Three Identical
          Doorways
  • The Sacred Monolith
  • The Upper and Lower Cemeteries

  • Historical Sanctuary of
    MACHU PICCHU


    Without a shade of doubt, the Historical Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is the most important tourist attraction in Peru. It is located in the department of Cusco.This archaeological monument declared a "Cultural and Natural Heritage Site of Humanity" by UNESCO is a delight for history ands nature lovers.


     Attractions in MACHU PICCHU Surroundings

    Visiting Machu Picchu is a unique experience. The mystical solemnity of its imposing stone walls, and the unfathomable mysteries enclosed therein inspire a deep respect for the builders of this monumental construction, who were able to harmonize their creation with nature's whimsicality and wildness.


    Settlements in MACHU PICCHU

    Machu Picchu fortress is only one of the series of settlements built by the Incas in what is now known as the Historic Sanctuary, although it was doubtless the most important one due to its size and complexity.
    Adventure Travel in
    MACHU PICCHU


    The Imperial City is surrounded by magnificent landscapes that live up to the expectations of the most demanding traveller and are ideal places to practice adventure sports. Choose between paragliding, canoeing, hiking or trekking and enjoy great moments full of strong emotions and adrenalin in and around Machu Picchu.


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