travelgrove Travel Tips
 

The ancient Inka castle on the mountain near Aguas Calientes, Cusco, Peru

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 1.7mi
Wazling's pictureby Wazling History & Culture travel tip
added on the 31st of August, 2009
If you are at Cuzco, you should definietly visit Machu Picchu, the ancient Inka fort on top of the mountain. A huge part of the houses are preserved. And also the nature is worth a visit. There is an railroad till Aguas Calientes, a small village at the foot of the mountain. If you walk up to the fort, be aware that it is a long way up.

Address:
Tomasa Titto Condemayta, Cusco, Peru

 
 
zlori's picture
zlori wrote on Oct 29, 2009 8:46:
Hey Axel,

You misspelled the title and it should be the ancient inca castle:P I think in English you write 'Inca'. :) Inka is in German and Hungarian.Reply
 
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Peru

  • Paso Peruano
    If you like nature, horses and culture, you should try a ride with the Paso Peruano horses. You can enjoy the nature and the spirited horeses, while you are riding to one of the inumeros ancient sites of Peru, for example the ancient [...]
    D: 2.5mi10
  • Tour Guide in Lima, Peru
    Are you interested in hiring a personal tour guide on your trip to Peru? Hire a professional interpreter & Guide in Peru you can contact him directly for questions and make arrangements. Hiring a private tour guide can be an excellent way [...]
    D: 3.5mi00
  • Trekking Hiking Cordillera Blanca Cordillera Huayhuash Peru
    The fantastic ice range of the Cordillera Huayhuash is renowned for knife-edged 20,000-foot peaks that attract mountaineers from around the world. Seven of Peru's highest peaks rise from this dramatic massif, whose awesome beauty can be [...]
    D: 179.3mi00
  • Beaches at Lima
    If like to go to the beaches of Lima, you should be always careful. For an tourist it would be good, not to go to the beaches away from Lima more than an hour. You should keep your eyes open and dont go to places, that cant be seen very [...]
    D: 3.8mi01

More travel tips about CuscoWe only have a few travel tips for Cusco so take some time and feel free to share your own travel tips with the Travelgrove community. Write about your favorite restaurant, the best museum in town or the park you like most. Tell others what to do and what not to do in the city and help them benefit from your experience. Let’s explore together!

 

Things about Cusco you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Cusco Travel guide

Many travelers who arrive in Cuzco are afflicted with altitude sickness. A great local remedy is mate de coca, coca tea, which will diminish the nausea and it is also an energizing drink. While Cuzco is a safe place at day, it is not recommended to walk the streets of the city at night, because robberies are quite frequent, so the wisest choice is to take a taxi. [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Havana, Cuba
We saw the La Guarida restaurant featuring in the Oscar nominated movie “Strawberry and Chocolate” and when we visited Havana, we had to go...
Food: La Guarida Restaurant in Havana

Orleans, France
As you may know, Orleans was the hometown of Joan of Arc, the heroine of France. She changed the outcome of the Hundred Years War in the favour of...
Family & Fun: Joan of Arc Day

 

Keswick, United Kingdom
Spa breaks in the Lake District make you feel better than any destination. I think it is the lakes and the hills and the endless fresh air. Luckily...
Sports & Wellness : Lake District Spa Breaks

Bhuj, India
If you love the art on metal, this is the best place to get astonished with some fabulous metal work. Museum of Kutch basically represent the...
History & Culture: Museum of Kutch

 

Bombay, India
Casino Royale Goa, India's largest casino vessel is the hallmark of sophistication and grandeur. Floating on the tranquil Mandovi River in Goa, it...
General: Casino Royale Goa

Ostia Antica, Italy
Wenn man in der Gegend ist, sollte man auf jedenfall die antike Stadt Ostia besuchen. Am besten morgens, da es mittags ziemlich heiß werden kann,...
General: Besuchen Sie die antike Stadt am Morgen

 

Siem Reap, Cambodia
The most significant factor which fulfills your requirements is a good planning as well as a fair travel preparation, no matter what will be the...
Sightseeing: Angkor Wat and Siem Reap luxury tour

Melaka, Malaysia
If you are interested to know how the sultan palace looks like during the period of the Melaka Sultanate period. This Melaka sultanate Palace which...
Sightseeing: Melaka Sultanate Palace

 

Taipei, Taiwan
At the northern part of the Taipei basin, Yangmingshan National Park is one of the most beautiful and enchanting places in whole Taipei. Issued to...
Outdoors Activities: Yangmingshan National Park

Wahweap, Arizona
Wahweap Marina is a great spot to spend a couple of nice days by the water. They have a great selection of rentals (power boats and house boats)....
Beaches : Wahweap Marina

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*