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Machu Picchu Cusco Trek, Machu Picchu

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Take in the extensive views of Machu Picchu from Machu Picchu Cusco Trek, one of the city's most important archeological sites. Dedicated to Inti, the Incan sun god, the gateway once served as a part of the fortress that overlooked the roads leading to the city. Today, its vantage point offers some of the best views of all of Machu Picchu and the surrounding mountain peaks. Despite the inclining terrain, the relatively short 1.6 km (1 mi) hike over the stone-paved road from Machu Picchu to the gateway is not too difficult. The trail offers excellent views along its entire length, so even if you don't ascend the entire way, the hike remains worthwhile. Wear sturdy hiking shoes, bring your camera and plenty of water, and note that the path can be slippery when wet. Using our world travel planner, Machu Picchu attractions like Machu Picchu Cusco Trek can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • One of the most fantastic tours and hiking I've done in my life! Every second a different image to appreciate!
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  • As did the route Cusco hydroelectric Machu Picchu really aucinante for who of truth love the adventure and are prepared for all, the travel by car is beautiful by their landscapes and without doubts a trip very exciting, them trails are it classic of the Peru and because if not you like them travel in bus not is it recommend. The walk of Hidroelectrica Mapi people totally recommended, apart from the fact that you save a lot of money. MAPI walking since 4 a.m. ride is tired but it is worthwhile. Recommended to those who like trekking and adventure, no doubt it is true.
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  • One of the best places I've ever been in my life. Everything is beautiful. walks and climbs of Mount accompanied by the Inca epoch that stand that is still present.
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