Category: Peru tourist attractions
The Inca Trail, known as one of the most sacred pilgrimages around the world, consists of a 4-day trek through the Urubamba Valley towards the citadel of Machu Picchu. This spiritual journey will help you understand the culture of the Incas and the archeological legacy they left behind. Put on your walking shoes and challenge [...]
The city of Machu Picchu is located in the Andes Mountains approximately 70 kilometers northwest of Cuzco. Machu Picchu meaning “manly peak” was a place for royalties and religious events. Established by an Incan ruler named Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui in the middle of 1460 and 1470 A.D., the city lies 8,000 feet above the Urubamba [...]
Puno in Peru is the best place to stay if you are planning to visit Lake Titicaca. The town has a good selection of hotels and restaurants to cater to different budgets. There are plenty of travel agencies offering guided tours of the numerous attractions near and around town.