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Vaccinated American Tourists Traveling to Peru
After three months of mass vaccination across the United States, more than 40% of Americans have received at least a shot of a COVID-19 vaccine. So, what does this mean for international travel? According to The Center for Disease Control and Prevention, once you have been fully vaccinated, you can calmly travel internationally as long as you continue to follow steps to protect yourself and others.
A Masterpiece of Nature
The Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu is the habitat of an impressive number of animal species. With more than 32,592 hectares of beautiful landscapes, it is home to an enormous diversity of wildlife and plants. Up to 13 life zones can be found in Machu Picchu, making it the perfect environment for unique biodiversity.
How and when to go to Machu Picchu in 2021 [GUIDE]
Take a luxury train, trek through sacred mountains, or do a combination of both to get to Machu Picchu. Learn when is the best time to go.
Alternative Tourism in Cusco in 2021
It is true that the Machu Picchu tourism machine is extremely influential as most people are ultimately here to visit this UNESCO wonder of the world. There is nothing wrong with this, but it is often a nice breath of fresh air to do something completely different than the Cusco ‘must see’ sites.
Why Spend Two Nights at Machu Picchu?
It takes a great deal of effort for most visitors to arrive in the lost city of the Incas. The journey is not as simple as taking a direct vehicle or plane. So, why not make it count? We recommend staying 3 days / two nights at our wonderful hotel, Casa del Sol, in the city of Aguas Calientes and the gateway to Machu Picchu.