Machu Picchu and Inca Trail

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Machu Picchu and Inca Trail
Inca Trail Trek
Part of the network of Inca roads, it is one of the most important trekking routes in South America.

Numerous ravines and water courses can be seen en route, created by glacial action. Walkers will also see 12 archaeological monuments, including Qoriwayrachina, Patallaqta,Runkuraqay, Sayaqmarca, Puyupatamarca, Intipinku,Intipata and Wi├▒ayhuayna.

Machu Picchu Historic Santuary
Location:110 kilometres north east of Cusco (four hours by train).

An impressive Inca citadel buil on a mountain, rich in flora and fauna. Its name in English means Old Mountain. It has also been called the Lost City of the Incas, as it was unknow to the outside world until Hiram Bingham revealed its existence to the West in 1911. It was built in the 15th Century and is attributed to Inca Pachacutec.
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