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By Rubi Marilu
Machu Picchu Peru
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Machu Picchu Vacation-Lost City of the Inca!
Arrive via train to Machu Picchu. Longer & challenging ways, hiking the fun Inca Trail.
Discover the ancient city is at 8,000 feet above sea level (2.430 m).
PERU LOCATION: Western side of South American mainland.
MACHU PICCHU LOCATION: Nearest town-Aguas Calientes. Nearest city-Cusco, hotels abundant but not all good - use a travel company that knows the superb & cheap Cusco hotels.
WEATHER: Regions vary. Mountains, cold & dry. Amazon, hot & humid. Weather at Machu Picchu varies throughout the year from dry to wet - its between the Andes mountains and lowland Amazon rainforest.
SAFETY: Safe democratic country dependent on foreign investment-1st World makes sure everything runs smoothly. Best to travel with tour guides instead of alone due to language barriers. Main languages are Spanish & Quechua.
MACHU PICCHU HISTORY: Constructed by last ruling Native Americans of the Inca Empire. Machu Picchu has always been hidden from European invaders. Introduced to outside world in 1911.
DESTRUCTION: Tourists wearing heavy boots, littering, jumping around, are causing much concern of the ancient city's survival.
Machu Picchu Travel is available with Solstice Tours. Guides, hotels, airport logistics, & insurance included.
Peru Travel is safe but easily to get lost in rural areas. Enjoy a Machu Picchu Tour vacation!
Enjoy your tour to Machu Picchu !!!