The Inca citadel of Machupicchu is considered the main tourist destination in Peru and one of the most visited places worldwide, visited by hundreds of foreign and national tourists daily, it is also known as the Lost City of the Incas, which is located at 2460 meters above the sea level in the valley of the Urubamba River, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1983, Machupicchu receives more than a million visitors per year and is one of the 7 new wonders of the world, it is a fantastic place that dazzles those who visit it. visit, with its beauty and mystery is a place you should not miss.
With the purpose of seeking order in the Inca citadel of Machupicchu in order to improve the tourist experience and preserve our historical monument, it is that as of January 1, 2019, as announced by the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (Mincetur).
The new tourist management model for the Inca citadel of Machupicchu contemplates the increase from two to three entry times, in addition to the fact that entry will be made after registration. Here are the check-in and check-out times:
Another change that will be made in this rearrangement of the entrance to the Inca citadel of Machupicchu is that the number of tickets for sale will be increased to 600 people per hour from 6 a.m. until 3 PM and the visit will last a maximum of 4 hours, all this with the aim of controlling the pressure, regulating and dosing tourist flows, in addition to this with the aim of dissipating the high temporary concentration of visitors in the period of 8: 00 AM to 11:00 AM It is for this reason that as of 2019 with the three time ranges it is sought to discourage visits in the morning and encourage visits in the afternoon.
Another great change that was announced was the differentiated rate with incentives for the visit in the afternoon, in the 2nd and 3rd shift of entry to the Inca citadel of Machupicchu.
With regard to this year, the prices are maintained until the end of the year, in 2019 there will be income with some benefits and the differentiated rate will come into effect from 2020, find out more in the following information table.
MANUEL CHAVEZ BALLON SITE MUSEUM – MACHUPICCHU
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