Cuzco to Machu Picchu

Cuzco the millenary city of Peru and Machu Picchu one of the wonder worlds is an icon representing the Peruvian state and opens its doors to everyone. There are many ways to arrive Machu Picchu, but even today it’s hard to get Machu Picchu, because is on the peak of a mountain.

Most of people are excited to visit Machu Picchu and forget one of the principal sites of the empire of the Incas, “Cusco” which has beautiful monuments and streets that can tell you the latest moments of the Inca Empire. Among Cusco and Machu Picchu exists endless ruins of great cultural value.

The principal way to arrive Machu Picchu is by train, is common at the first hours of the morning in the train station and fell tired but you mast to pay attention because you need to look for a good seat next to the window to see scenic beauty and elegance with which the Urubamba River winds its way through the mountains to join us to the base of Machu Picchu in Aguas Calientes.  

In this beauty town it will wait for as a buss, which take us to Machu Picchu, As soon as all the seats were occupied, the buss begin their journey to Machu Picchu which is very short. After leave the buss it’s necessary to rest a little bit because a long walk is waiting for you.

The other way to arrive Machu Picchu is take the “Inca trail” if you have the adventure running through your veins. All that you need it´s effort some enthusiastic and good humor. This way will take you three or four days but worth the effort. You will cross the Sacred Valley where begins the Inca Trail, besides of the difficulty of this journey, the things that you can see like microclimate and beautiful flora and fauna, typical of the Andes and the bio diverse from the Cloud Forest of the Amazon, will give you an unforgettable experience.


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