One of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, Machu Picchu is one of the most iconic sights in Peru and the whole of South America.
High up in the Andes and hidden away amongst dense vegetation, this spectacular Inca citadel 3000 metres above sea level where you can wander around and see temples, sundials, towers and palaces, and the occasional llama.
Other Inca ruins and terraces can be seen in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, an area of outstanding natural beauty for adventures such as horseback riding, mountain biking and lake kayaking.
Whether you prefer to travel there from Cuzco in luxury on the Belmond Hiram Bingham train or a 4 day trek along the Inca Trail through the Sun Gate to the site accompanied by porters, along ancient footpaths with amazing views, both offer a hard to beat once in a lifetime experience. Peru is a magical destination for all.