Make a walk through this Inca City Machu Picchu that seems to look at the sky, a city of stone protected by a maze of mountains which house the remains of the largest empire in pre-Columbian America, midpoint between the Andes and the Amazon jungle, a green landscape that is among the best places in the world.
The sanctuary offers many different experiences; from Machu Picchu, known since its re-discovery as the Lost City of the Incas, tours to mountains where you can see flora and fauna not found anywhere else in the world. Also, in case you want to get to Machu Picchu walking, you can choose some of the trails that lead to it, such as the Inca Trail or hiking by the Salkantay.
Browse the Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is a singular experience in life for many travelers, so that reserve the right path is certainly the most important. These are the options that Machu Picchu offers:
- Ticket Machu Picchu
- Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu
- Ticket Machu Picchu + Mountain
- Ticket Machu Picchu + Museum
Fountain liturgical, located by the Temple of the Sun – Machu Picchu
Ticket Machu Picchu
Will allow you to explore the ancient Inca City of Machu Picchu (a guided tour will take an average of two hours) and is certainly one of the most amazing cultural and spiritual experiences in the world. You can see the amazing buildings made by the Incas, as the Sun Temple, the Temple of the Three Windows, the Intihuatana, among others.
It can be traveled by people of all single ages or company, also for people with mild disabilities and even people in wheelchairs (only the first part of the route), and although it is considered among the trips that can change lives their children, children under 7 years not enjoy it much.
Ticket Machu Picchu + Huayna Picchu
It is one of the most amazing experiences in Machu Picchu; will allow you to explore beautiful Inca trails; from the Inca City of Machu Picchu to the top of the mountain on the side of Machu Picchu. The tour is truly impressive; So many people can not imagine coming to Machu Picchu and not climb Huayna Picchu, which holds one of the most famous mysteries of Machu Picchu "the mysterious temple of the moon". This ticket, in addition to a cultural experience offers one of the most intense and rewarding experiences of the sanctuary. A tour of 1 hour and 40 minutes, not suitable for people who suffer from vertigo.
It can be traveled by minors from 12 years (preferably in the company of an adult); and accompanied by single people. Huayna Picchu can be booked in two schedules:
- Group 1; 07:00 – 08:00 hours. (200 people).
- Group 2; 10:00 – 11:00 hours. (200 people).
In case of choosing this Ticket Huayna Picchu, you must reserve well in advance, not only because it is one of the most in demand, but also because only 400 people can enter this mountain every day.
Ticket Machu Picchu + Mountain
Besides knowing the Inca City of Machu Picchu, this ticket will give you the opportunity to tour ancient mountain paths on which is built this city; the views of the City Inca from Mountain Machu Picchu are stunning, and they will change as you move up. The route is longer but less complicated than the Huayna Picchu; Although this mountain does not have archaeological remains, get to the top is a more rewarding experience.
It can be traveled by people alone or in company, from 10 years of age; you need to have good physical shape to get to the top. The outward journey and return on average lasts 3 and a half hours, and is slower, less steep and less degree of difficulty than the tour to the mountain Huayna Picchu. The Ticket to the Machu Picchu Mountain can be reserved in two schedules:
- First group; 07:00 – 08:00 hours. (400 people).
- Second group; 09:00 – 10:00 hours. (400 people).
Ticket Machu Picchu + Museum
The ticket to the Museum Manuel Chavez Ballon can be purchased separately and added to any of the above tickets; one of the most common ways to do this visit is one day before or after your visit to Machu Picchu. In the Museum Manuel Chavez Ballon site you can find remains, found in excavations of recent decades; as well as some objects that were found by the same Hiram Bingham, the discoverer of the Inca city of Machu Picchu. All objects in the exhibition are separated into showrooms, for better chronological understanding.
It can be traveled by people of any age, however, the young children (under 7 years) they do not usually have much fun in tours of this nature.
By Ticket Machu Picchu – Last Update, 08-03-2016