Visit Machu Picchu Today!

By Samantha Lucas

What is Machu Picchu?

Machu Picchu is an Incan city in the high in the Andes Mountains in Peru. Built in the 15th century and later abandoned, it’s renowned for its sophisticated dry-stone walls that fuse huge blocks without the use of mortar, intriguing buildings and panoramic views. Its exact former use remains a mystery.

Why should you visit Machu Picchu?

Machu Picchu is one of the most visited archaeological sites in the world. With beautiful sites and it is not going to be around forever as Machu Picchu is vulnerable to threats. While natural phenomena like earthquakes and weather systems can play havoc with access. In addition, preservation of the area's cultural and archaeological heritage is an ongoing concern.