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Study shows Machu Picchu can receive more than 5,900 daily visitors

Study shows Machu Picchu can receive more than 5,900 daily visitors

A new government commissioned study reportedly shows Machu Picchu can handle up to 5,940 visitors per day as long as Peru implements infrastructure improvements and spreads out the flow of tourists as prescribed in the recently approved five-year master plan. The U.S.-based firm Cultural Site and Research Management of Baltimore, Maryland, delivered the report on Monday to […]

Drastic new rules coming very soon for visitors to Machu Picchu

Drastic new rules coming very soon for visitors to Machu Picchu

All foreign visitors to Machu Picchu will soon have to hire an official guide to enter the Inca Citadel, follow one of three predetermined routes through the complex and face time limits at specific points to keep the traffic flowing, under new rules promulgated by the Ministry of Culture in […]