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Category: Machu Picchu

Illustration by Andrés Miro Quesada and Britt Fracolli.

My 4 Hiking Options at Machu Picchu

Decide what Machu Picchu hiking option is the best for you. Take the Sun Gate or Inca Bridge trails. Other options are the climbs up Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain.

Machu Picchu Babymoon Tips

Plan a perfect Machu Picchu getaway vacation that’s fun and safe before baby arrives. Go now!

South America Wonders Tour: 3 Amazing Places in 11 days

Are you on a mission to visit the Wonders of the World? Or maybe you’re in search of an unforgettable vacation?

woman at Machu Picchu

Alternative Treks to Machu Picchu

Are all the passes for the Inca Trail sold out for the dates of your Peru vacation? Consider these other 4 alternative treks to Machu Picchu.

Machu Picchu Travel Tips: 11 Essential Ecotourism DOs & DON’Ts

Help preserve the ancient ruins, customs, and ecosystem of Machu Picchu with this expert’s 11 eco-friendly travel tips.

Machu Picchu tourism could quadruple: How conservation is key during a touristic boom

The construction of a new airport in the Sacred Valley could have profound effects on tourism traffic to Machu Picchu. Read more about the benefits and controversies.

Machu Picchu | From 1985 to Present

Latin America For Less Director, Ric Leon, reflects on how the “Machu Picchu experience” has evolved over the last few decades.

All aboard the train to Machu Picchu

The railway to Machu Picchu is considered one of the most scenic routes in the world! Read more about traveling there by train.

Pinpointing Machu Picchu’s location

There is a reason why the city of Machu Picchu remained “lost” for as many centuries as it did.