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Peru: Machu Picchu

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So remote that it was discovered by Hiram Bingham only 100-odd years ago, Machu Picchu is now disarmingly accessible.  The journey there by road and rail through an ever-tightening river gorge is all part of an amazing experience of multiple sensations. Everyone is familiar with the dramatic shot of the citadel, astride a series of man-hewn terraces carved into a rainforest-clad mountain saddle at 2,430m in the Andean foothills. A visit never disappoints: the steep stone staircases, bridges, temples, houses and palaces are easy to explore, and beg to be photographed.

Our holidays to Machu Picchu

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A Taste of Peru

Private journey

12 days from £3,234pp

Rafting in Peru

Family Peru: Machu Picchu and Amazon adventures

Private journey

19 days from £3,811pp

sacred valley of the incas

Signature Peru, Bolivia, Chile: Explorations and adventures

Private journey

16 days from £6,466pp

hiram bingham train

Peru by Rail

Private journey

10 days

Tailor-made holidays

We specialise in creating bespoke holidays designed according to your specific requirements.

Our tailor-made holiday service includes:

  • • A dedicated and friendly specialist to guide you through the planning process
  • • Our unrivalled knowledge of the region based on over 36 years' of expertise
  • • Access to the widest range of accommodation and activity options
  • • Your perfect itinerary, crafted exclusively for you

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Things to do in Machu Picchu

Machu Pichu

Guided tour of Machu Picchu

Huayna Picchu

Climb Huayna Picchu


Inca Trail

Walk the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

What our experts say

“It’s really worth the effort (provided you don’t suffer seriously from vertigo – to ascend the sheer wall of the mountain Huayna Picchu – the pointy job you see across from the entrance to the site. You get a very different perspective from other viewpoints and you have the added satisfaction of achieving the climb!”

Lina

Lina Fuller

Travel Consultants

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