Located in Machu Pichu, Peru is the “lost city of the Incas”. This archaeological heaven is located high on the Andes ranges in central Peru and is surrounded by lush green peaks making it one of the most beautiful and picturesque destinations in South America, There are plenty of guides to take you around on a tour of the ancient ruins and give you a detailed history of the area. The mystical city of the Incans had been hidden for ages but ever since its discovery, it has become South America’s number one archaeological site and a darling for travelers to the continent of South America
There are various ways of touring this ancient way. You can either do it the luxurious way by viewing the beautiful landscape aboard a luxurious and plush train or you can do it the Incan way by following the original Incan trail. Regardless of how you decide to tour the area, you will be stunned by the ruins that dot the terraces.
The best time to visit Machu Pichu is from April to October. The rainy season is from November to March thus better avoid those dates, but if you wanted to you could still visit as Machu Pichu is open every day of the year, including holidays.