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Plans to significantly expand Machu Picchu’s visiting area and create additional access routes including a possible cable car are assessed
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated August 22, 2017 2570   0   1   0   0  
Over the past years Machu Picchu has seen an increasing number of local and foreign visitors. Today Peru’s most popular tourist attraction receives on average about 4000 people per day, during peak season this number goes up to more or less 7000.
Know the rules to enter Machu Picchu, how to behave during your visit and what items you aren't allowed to bring with you
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated July 08, 2017 1656   0   1   0   0  
To improve the conservation and preservation efforts and to better cope with an increasing number of visitors, Cusco’s regional Culture Directorate informed that next to the new entrance times and the obligation to hire a licensed tour guide, Machu Picchu visitor as well have to follow a new, stricter code of conduct and are prohibited to enter with and...
Starting the 1st of July 2017 there are new regulations to enter Machu Picchu, Peru's most visited tourist atttraction
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated June 04, 2017 2251   0   1   0   0  
In addition to the already announced new entrance times, another change to visit Machu Picchu takes effect on July 1, 2017. From then on visitors are only permitted to enter the Inca citadel in groups of max. 16 people accompanied by an official tour guide.
Starting July 1, 2017, Machu Picchu visitors must choose if they want to enter the Inca citadel in the morning or afternoon; photo: telegraph
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 03, 2017 3301   0   1   0   0  
By offering a normal ticket and an afternoon ticket the Peruvian Ministry of Culture already for the past year slowly introduced a new system to enter Machu Picchu with the aim of better coping with an increasing number of visitors and improving the conservation and preservation efforts of the Inca citadel.
Flights from Lima to Chachapoyas?
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 23, 2017 2695   0   1   0   0  
For years there have been rumors and announcements that the one or other airline in Peru initiates a flight route between Lima and Chachapoyas.
Lima’s airport finally has an official shuttle service to town
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 01, 2019 2432   0   1   0   0  
Travelers arriving at Lima’s International Airport Jorge Chavez in Callao or wanting to get to the airport until recently only had two choices to get to town: arrange a pick-up with the hotel or a private transport service never knowing if they show up or take a taxi never feeling sure to arrive safely or to not being ripped...
Lima’s airport only 3rd best in South America
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 2648   0   1   0   0  
For years Jorge Chavez International Airport in Callao, Lima’s gateway to the world and the interior of the country, set standards for air travel in South America and was extremely popular with air passengers.
Machu Picchu and many other sights along the classic travel route in Peru are not affected by rain, flooding and destruction and operate as usual
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 2427   0   1   0   0  
While numerous countries issued travel warnings for Peru due to the excessive rainfalls and flooding, be aware that not all of the country is under water. Visiting large parts of Peru is still possible and even helps to minimize the financial losses many locals have to face right now.
Peru implements new air passenger control system
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 30, 2017 1288   0   1   0   0  
Yesterday Peruvian Minister of the Interior Carlos Basombrio and United States Ambassador to Lima Brian A. Nichols officially inaugurated the implementation of a for Peru new air passenger control system that meets the highest international standards.
The new ferry connecting Iquitos with Santa Rosa, the Peruvian town at the border of Brazil and Colombia, makes traveling the Amazon faster, more comfortable and safer; photo: Daniel Carbajal
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated March 11, 2018 4053   0   1   0   0  
For years travelers wishing to go from Iquitos to either Brazil or Colombia on the Amazon River had to make a quite boring and uncomfortable, nevertheless exciting 3 days / 2 nights journey on a slow boat or a day trip on a fast boat. Now these times seems to be over.
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