Seductive, striking and natural, Cusco's history lives in its streets, squares, valleys and towns.
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Birthplace of the world
Seductive, striking and natural, Cusco's history lives in its streets, squares, valleys and towns. with the wisdom of the ancient Peruvians in an ecological environment. Captivating landscapes such as the Sacred Valley, where the mountains are clothed by terraces.
Pictures villages where the past forms part of the present. Cusco really is the birthplace of the world.
- Location: Andes mountain range in the south of Peru
- Extension: 72,104 km2.
- Statement: Machu Picchu citadel will remain open to tourists during annual maintenance of the Inca Trail
- As has been done regularly since 2000, the Inca Trail will be closed for maintenance work from February 1 to February 28, 2019.
The visitors entrance to the Inca Trail will resume on March 1, 2019, once the maintenance and cleaning work carried out by the Machupicchu Historic Sanctuary Headquarters -SERNANP in coordination with Cusco's Decentralized Directorate of Culture has been completed.