Huayna Picchu Mountain or Young Mountain
The Mountain Huayna Picchu is located north of Machu Picchu about 2667 meters. Huayna Picchu is very famous among visitors because its ascent involves considerable effort due to the difficulty of the road. The road is narrow which implies a restriction on the amount of people allowed to climb the Huayna Picchu Mountain. The journey in this mountain takes approximately 3 hours, with respect to up and down, is an extraordinary adventure.
This mountain can also see some archaeological remains, already known as the Temple of the Moon, is built on a natural cave. Also at the top of Huayna Picchu can see small terraces and some buildings in the period of the Incas was used as astronomical observatory; from where you can see all the Machu Picchu including accesses and roads that surround it.
What’s Included Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu?
This ticket allows you to visit:
- The citadel of Machu Picchu has as main campuses: Intihuatana, Temple of the Three Windows, Sun Temple, Temple of the Condor, Square, Agricultural Area.
- Huayna Picchu Mountain has some archaeological remains as the Temple of the Moon, Andenerias carefully built on top of the mountain.
Before you buy the Ticket Huayna Picchu you must consider the train schedules available to date. The schedule of admission to the Huayna Picchu Mountain is very strict. Another consideration to keep in mind is that control access to Huayna Mountain Picchu is located within the same Citadel of Machu Picchu and the estimated time it takes the bus up from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu is 30 minutes.
The maximum capacity to climb Huayna Picchu is 400 people per day, divided into two groups of 200.
- Group 01: Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu 07:00 – 08:00 hrs.
- Group 02: Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu 10:00 – 11:00 hrs.
Live Availability Ticket Huayna Picchu
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Huaynapicchu Group 1
This information is provided courtesy of the Regional Directorate of Culture of Cusco.