Cusco

Cusco
Update: Cusco regional governor pushes for mid-March reopening of Machu Picchu; rail repairs still on track for April 1 completion

Update: Cusco regional governor pushes for mid-March reopening of Machu Picchu; rail repairs still on track for April 1 completion

Click here to read update on reopening of train service to Machu Picchu

For anyone wondering if they should go ahead and book their Peru vacation after torrential rains washed out rail service to Machu Picchu in late-January,  we don’t want to sound overly optimistic about visiting Peru’s premiere archaeological marvel before April 1. But overall, the news appears positive:

Cusco
Inca sites ticket now ½ price to entice visitors back to Cusco while repairs to Machu Picchu routes continue

Inca sites ticket now ½ price to entice visitors back to Cusco while repairs to Machu Picchu routes continue

Less than two weeks after torrential rains sparked floods and landslides that left thousands of people homeless and cut off access to Machu Picchu, Cusco officials hope to entice visitors back with half-price Tourist Tickets for entry into some of the most important museums, historical sites and archaeological complexes in and around the ancient Inca capital and the Sacred Valley.

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