Peru to limit Machu Picchu access to prevent deterioration

May 13, 2019 - General

Peru announced on Friday a two-week restriction to three important areas at Machu Picchu to prevent greater degradation to the iconic Inca citadel.

Machu Picchu, which means “old mountain” in the Quechua language indigenous to the area, is at the top of a lush
mountain and was built during the reign of the Inca emperor Pachacuti (1438-1471) [Credit: AFP]From May 15-28, access to the Temple of the Sun, Temple of the Condor and…

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