Machu Picchu celebrates 33 years as a World Heritage Site

The Archeological Park of Machu Picchu, in Cusco, will celebrate tomorrow 33 years of recognition as Historical and Cultural Heritage of Humanity, a distinction that was granted in 1983 by Unesco. This anniversary will be celebrated with a series of academic activities promoted by the Decentralized Culture Directorate of Cusco …

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Government and Peru Rail agree with neighbors of Machu Picchu

After a journal of more than four hours of debate, the Government and the railway company Peru Rail yesterday signed several agreements with the Defense Front of Machu Picchu, which has been striking for 12 days. With the signing, the neighbors ended a protest that affected the flow of tourists …

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Cusco will replace bridge Ruins in Machu Picchu

The head of the archaeological park Machu Picchu, Fernando Astete, informed Andina that the Decentralized Department of Culture of Cusco approved to replace the bridge Ruinas – main way of access to the llaqta of Machu Picchu, located at the height of kilometer 112. This measure, as mentioned by Astete, …

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Begin demolition of seven-story building

The Municipality of Machu Picchu Pueblo, in Cusco, ordered the demolition of a seven-storey building that breaks with the district’s urban parameters, where it can be built up to a maximum of 4 floors.     According to the municipality, the provision was given yesterday after the Judicial Power of …

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See the Seven best photos of Machu Picchu

This realization comes from the portal Machu-picchu100 that we proposed the seven best photos of Machupicchu that have been in place since 2011, a very good collection that is going around the world.   The Inca Citadel in the lens of David Siloac. The Sun’s empire. The photo is from …

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