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Many of our Peru tours include Machu Picchu, or you can book a one or two day Machu Picchu package if you are short of time. Browse our trips to find out more. Packages start from just £139 per person.

 
10 Interesting Facts about Machu Picchu

A view of Machu Picchu from the Sun Gate - Machu Picchu tours with Tucan Travel

In recognition of 100 years since its alleged 'discovery'

In celebration of 100 years since the alleged ‘discovery’ of the mystical ruins of Machu Picchu, said to have inspired a generation of explorers and even blockbuster movies, here are 10 facts that anyone who has or is preparing to cross the threshold of the Sun Gate and stare down in awe at this genuine wonder should know.

 
Getting to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu - Lost City of the Incas, Peru

Visit the 'Lost City of the Incas'

Machu Picchu is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the world, set deep in the Andes mountains of Peru. Known as the ‘Lost City of the Incas’, the UNESCO World Heritage-listed citadel was originally designed to be completely self-contained, surrounded by agricultural terraces sufficient to feed the population and watered by natural springs.

 


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