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Category: Peru

Mist rises over the terraces of Choquequirao, Peru. Photograph: Matthew Barker 2010

Wilderness hike to Machu Picchu’s sister city of Choquequirao

Welcome to Choquequirao, a site of equal, if not greater, importance to the more famous ruins of Machu Picchu, as well as significantly larger and incomparably more remote.

Peru travel guide: Lima weekend trip to hiker’s paradise, Marcahuasi

The perfect weekend getaway destination for walkers, bikers and trekkers, Marcahuasi is only three hours from Lima.

The Nazca Lines

How to visit the Nazca Lines in Peru

Visit Peru’s geoglyphs – some as large as 900 feet – chiseled onto the dry, canvas-like desert of Nazca.

What to do in Ollantaytambo, the town en route to Machu Picchu

Visit an ancient town in the Sacred Valley that is filled with archaeological ruins.

Peru travel guide: Biking and Trekking Peru Adventure Tour to Machu Picchu

Experience Machu Picchu with a more high-energy, adrenaline-filled Peru trekking adventure!

Machu Picchu know-how: Inca Trail availability

Check out our guide to the Inca Trail availability to make sure you reserve your spot in time!

Hikers guide to Peru: Top tips for the Inca Trail & Machu Picchu

Experience the mystical trek along the well-trodden path to Machu Picchu. Check out these helpful tips for the Inca Trail!

Peru travel guide: La Semana de Arte in Lima

Looking for fun cultural or arts events in Lima ? Check out our guide to Lima’s Semana de Arte.

Visiting Lake Titicaca from Cusco

Lake Titicaca is easily accessible from culture soaked Cusco after your Machu Picchu adventure.