More than 100 years have passed and now a wonder of all world, for many tourists being national and foreign visit the lost citadel of the incas. What caused that for some dates the income to Machu Picchu is reduced and it causes a disappointed with many travelers who are fascinated with it beautiful site that when arrived to Cusco have the mind just in the citadel.
Climbing the mountain Huayna Picchu previously was totally free and without income limit but then was limited to 400 per group. The first group with income was from 7am to 8am and the next group from 10am to 11am but it was being free. For the high demand that began to receive, decide to pay for the income and now the credits ran out quickly because now in this times the tickets are bought online and just in authorized agencies. If you want to go Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu would have to do your booking many months before. Climb to Huayna Picchu from Machu Picchu is about 1hour and then climb the mountain from Huayna Picchu is about 2.30 hours approximately. To arrive in Machu Picchu are some ways: The most famous is through the majestic path of the Inca Trail that has different versions depending the days you want spend in the route. Other way is through alternate routes, such as the inca jungle (days options), salkantay trek (days options), choquequirao trek (days options). All this alternatives arrive to Santa Teresa citadel and then continue for Hydroelectric path until Machu Picchu. The last way and less tired is by train, Inca trail which the tickets aren't expensive and is comfortable, or maybe Peru rail it is the most famous train and has many departures, but in the same way is necessary buy the tickets previously because it has a high demand.
Is for that we give you some advices to take your advance booking to Machu Picchu 2018, for a step by step instructions. The first step is go to the website "machupicchu.gob.pe" and choose the ticket what you want, there are some alternatives. Machu Picchu (only the pass to the citadel) - Machu Picchu/MP museum (the pass to the citadel and museum) - MachuPicchu/Mountain MP (the pass to the citadel and to the mountain) - Machu Picchu/Huayna Picchu (the pass to the citadel and to Huayna Picchu). Is recommended choose the last one (MP and HP) because when you arrive to the pick of Huayna Picchu will can take the best pictures and see fantastic views from the lost citadel. The next step you have to do is choose your nationality (peruvian or foreigner) whatever you choose then need type there how many people will visit the lost citadel and their respective ages of each one, if somebody has the ISIC card should let you know because could have a discount. The final step is only verify again the data if it is correctly click to "generate booking" and will have your dream trip. Now, remember inca trail prices increases each year for that is better take your advance booking to avoid the inca trail last minute booking. Whatever be the case, if don't get your ticket don't worry, because there are some inca trail alternatives, for example, the salkantay booking or maybe choquequirao the golden cradle are great options and challenging routes too. Well, if you want some easier and social it could be the lares trek book in advance it is especially about interact and socialize with people of the area, learning their rituals and custom. Also as in any site is prohibited some acts: for example, carry or consume alcoholic beverages inside of the archaeological park of Machu Picchu. Climb the walls and other buildings from the lost citadel is prohibited too. Avoid make inscriptions on the floors, walls, stones, or something related with the citadel. Not subtract samples of lithic material and plants or flowers. Is completely prohibited throw solid or liquid waste. Also carry backpacks with a capacity greater than 20kg. Is prohibited bring professional film or photography equipment for commercial purposes (if want do it first have to give a permit and the corresponding authorization in the regional directorate of culture). Avoid feed wild animals . All latest are rules made for a good tour and to avoid problems try to follow this rules either can result annoying than.