Description Machu Picchu tour
This tour gives you the opportunity to appreciate Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, in just one day of travel.
The tour starts from the city of Cusco to Aguas Calientes by train, then visit the Inca Citadel, also the city of Aguas Calientes and in the evening we will return to your hotel in Cusco.
This tour is available every day of the year, but you must book in advance because the tickets for entrance to machu picchu and train tickets are sold out quickly.
Machu Picchu is the last Inca city and the most known of Peru. This city doesn’t mentioned in any Spaniard chronicle, by the way, the information about this mythic city leaves in the air many hypothesis of the archaeologists that study this complex.
The villagers of the area, knew the existence of Machu Picchu, since immemorial times. But the citadel is unveiled by a child of eleven years, who led the American Hiram Hingham to Machu Picchu on July 24, 1911. Important date into our history, because the world was conscious of the most important Inca complex.
Within the brief reviews of Bingham and period photos, we can appreciate a Machu Picchu tour cover with full vegetation and stock the time. As a result the discoverer and his team returned in 1912 and 1915, to make a general cleaning Machu Picchu.
Over the years, have been made exploration, excavation and study the complex to determine its operation and despite all, Machu Picchu tours still continues to provoke questions about their correct activity, which demand interest for any visitor.