The ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu is the most requested by the thousands of people who want to visit Machu Picchu. Only 400 people a day can enter Huayna Picchu and climb their steep trails, so the ticket has very high demand and must be booked many months in advance.
The ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu allows you to:
- Visit the Inca city of Machu Picchu and see its attractions such as the Intihuatana, the Temple of the Three Windows, the Temple of the Sun, the Temple of the Condor, the main square, its andeneria and more.
- Climb Huayna Picchu Mountain, the fabled mountain that everyone wants to ascend and where is also the Temple of the Moon.
Huayna Picchu Mountain
The mountain Huayna Picchu, the unique mountain that can be seen in classic photos of Machu Picchu and that is the most requested attraction by visitors in Machu Picchu. Of peculiar aspect the Huayna Picchu rises 400 m of steep form on Machu Picchu like its guardian and is located to the north of the Inca city.
The climb to Huayna Picchu is considered one of the best short hikes in the world. Reaching its summit is a great feat and will be the greatest adventure of your life, climbing its zigzag paths and stairways carved in stone, you can test your physique and the temper of your nerves. But once at its summit you will feel a great sense of satisfaction and peace, the view of Machu Picchu and its surroundings is spectacular and unique. Also in the mountain Huayna Picchu you will be able to find excellent Inca remains, like their viewpoints, rooms and platforms; You can also see the magnificent Temple of the Moon, an attraction that can only be seen climbing Huayna Picchu.
Climb the mountain Huayna Picchu demands a regular physical condition, and above all do not to fear the heights, since in many of its stretches the vertigo sensations are intense. Although it is an arduous walk and not suitable for all, it is not impossible, the will to reach its peak is what prevails. There is only the restriction that the mountain can only be climbed by people over 12 years.
The time taken to ascend and descend the Huayna Picchu varies between 2 and 3 hours. The entrance to the mountain takes place in two schedules:
- Group 1: entrance from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
- Group 2: entrance from 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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This information is provided courtesy of the Regional Directorate of Culture of Cusco.