Although the main attraction in this part of Peru is Machu Picchu, you shouldn’t neglect to visit Cusco’s other tourist destinations that, like Machu Picchu, carry in them the legacy of the Inca Empire. Scroll down for a look at four tourism destinations in Cusco you should visit during your time in the region. Machu...
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Peru is the one of the most popular tourism destinations in Latin America for its many beautiful and diverse tourism attractions, rich geographical features, and distinct and varied regions (coast, sierra, jungle). Here are some of the must-see tourism destinations in Peru for this 2017. Snowy Salkantay Mt. Salkantay receives the second highest snowfall in...
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Machu Picchu has already established its reputation as a globally-recognized tourist destination. It receives over 200,000 visitors each year. One of the reasons for Machu Picchu’s popularity is the number of treks available to get to it. It is in this detail that Choquequirao, a set of archaeological ruins as impressive as Machu Picchu, stands...
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Choquequirao is an archaeological complex on the rise, every year attracting more tourists from around the world. For this reason and for its structural similarities, it’s being called the “new Machu Picchu.” It’s located at an elevation of 3,0ee m.a.s.l., north of the Apurimac River Valley. Learn more about this up-and-coming tourist attraction below. Meaning...
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classic choquequirao trek cusco
Buried in the jungles and misty cloud forests of the high Andes rests an ancient Inca citadel still sleepy with peaceful solitude and dripping with newfound discovery. Meaning ‘cradle of gold’ in Quechua, Choquequirao is a massive complex stretching across three hilltops and 12 sectors, much of it still to be unveiled from its centuries-old...
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things need know travel choquequirao
Choquequirao is a tourist destination as attractive as the better-known Machu Picchu, but far less explored. Considered the “Sacred Sister to Machu Picchu,” Choquequirao is an archaeological complex of buildings and terraces and a great destination for trekking enthusiasts. Before you make the trek to Choquequirao, here are some things you should know: Why is...
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