This tour is designed for travelers who do not have time to experience a long hike to Machu Picchu, or for those who only have interest in visiting Machu Picchu while enjoying beautiful scenery in the train leaving from Cusco.
“Machu Picchu” also called the Old Mountain, now “a New Wonder of the Modern World” and also named a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located at an altitude of 2450 metres and was discovered by Hiram Bingham in 1911. Since then, it is the most important archaeological site and most visited place in South America.
“Machu Picchu” is considered worldwide as a masterpiece of architecture and engineering. The complex is clearly divided into two big areas: the agricultural zone, made up of sets of agricultural terraces, which is located in the south part; and the urban areas, where the occupants lived and where also the main religious and civil activities took place. If you want to know more about Machu Picchu, take this tour which will dazzle you with so much visual beauty, mysticism, architecture of this amazing site, that you will be fascinated from the beginning to the end.
Easy – Moderate