Machu Picchu HolidaysPeru
Don't let the high altitude -- 7,970 feet to be exact -- scare you away from the trek to Peru 's most famous ruins. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Machu Picchu, which means Old Mountain in Quechua, was built by the Incas around AD 1400. Its residents deserted …

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Things to see and do in Machu Picchu

Huayna Picchu
Huayna Picchu
Inti Punku (Sun Gate)
Inti Punku (Sun Gate)
Inka Bridge
Inka Bridge
Sayacmarca
Sayacmarca
Camino Inca Tradicional
Camino Inca Tradicional
Llaqtapata
Llaqtapata
Chachabamba
Chachabamba
Dead Woman's Pass
Dead Woman's Pass
Pacamayo
Pacamayo
Wayllabamba
Wayllabamba

Nearby destinations

Cuzco

Arequipa