Machu Picchu is considered a masterpiece of architecture and engineering at the same time.
Machu Picchu (from southern Quechua machu pikchu, «Old Mountain») is the contemporary name given to the stone Inca Andean town built mainly in the mid-15th century on the rocky promontory that joins the Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu mountains on the slope eastern Central Andes, southern Peru. Its original name would have been Picchu or Picho.
Machu Picchu is considered a masterpiece of architecture and engineering at the same time. Its peculiar architectural and landscape characteristics, and the veil of mystery that much of the literature published on the site has woven around it, have made it one of the most popular tourist destinations on the planet.
Machu Picchu has been on the Unesco World Heritage List since 1983, as part of a whole cultural and ecological complex known as the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu.
On July 7, 2007, Machu Picchu was declared one of the new wonders of the world in a ceremony held in Lisbon, Portugal, after the participation of one hundred million voters from around the world.
We offer different trekking tours to the magical city of Macchu Picchu. One of them is the INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU. This is a 4 Days, 3 Nights tour. the best known way to get to Machu Picchu trekking. A tour to the Inca Trail is a complete, once-in-a-lifetime travel experience, but the part you’re likely to cherish most is when you finally step through the Sun Gate and catch your first glimpse of the forgotten city of Machu Picchu. It’s not just an accomplishment; it’s a transformative moment.
Another tour we have is the LARES MACHU PICCHU, a 4 Days 3 Nights special one. In this tour, you will visit the Archeological Center of Pisac, an artisan market, the ruins in Ollantaytambo and Chinchero. For lunch you will stop in Urubamba for a delicious Andean style buffet lunch.
And last but not least the SALKANTAY THE ULTIMATE TO MACHU PICCHU. This is the longest one, with adoration of 5 Days and 4 Nights. Salktantay Trek is an alternative to the traditional Inca Trail for reaching Machu Picchu. The trek crosses the Salkantay Pass at 4600 meters and descends into the cloud forest and passes the Inca ruins Llactapata, with a view of Machu Picchu.