MachuPıcchu is known as one of new seven world of wonders. Up to now, ıt has been achieved to be kept as an Inka antique city.It’ s placed on a mountain ridge 2430 metres above the sea level.Its place known as in Cusco Region, Urubamba Province,Macchu Picchu District in Peru is above the Sacred Valley which is 80 kilometers to Cusco.
WHAT ABOUT THE HISTORY OF BEAUTIFUL MACCHU PICCHU?
In 1450s, MacchuPıcchu was buılt by Pachacutec Yupangui , who was the emperor of Inka .Iı’s strange that in 1532, Spain soldiers did not realize that beauty of this city during the attack; thus, such a beauty was not hurt bytheattackers.WHY WAS THIS CITY BUILT ?
Ithas been on debate for years and years; however, lots of people talk about why this city was built.And yet, there are some clues about this issue for the scientific explanation.Therefore, We can get the affection of such a mystic city .
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Itwascarriedout that there were approximately50 tombs, on which one hundred bones of people took place in.And then, these bones ,of 80% which were belong to the women, were researched. Therefore, it was inevitable to depict that this city includes array of a settled life.However, this thought lost of importance because this city owned just only religious and aristocratic men.
On theotherhand, this city got the fame by means of Bingam’s book published in 1915.In addition, National Geographic Society gave the way to MACCU PICCHU as a significant city. Actually, some people thought that this city appeared two years ago , yet Bıngam would lıke to take the golds of this city to the USA , which helped him to gain much more time.However, the others rejected this thought and said that there was no coıncidence of the appearence of this city ,due to the fact that Macchu Pıcchu was emerged in 1901 by some villagers.
Touristic İnformations of Machu Picchu
Youcouldanticipatethat it is one of the most attractive cities for the tourists. Every day, over 2000 people visit here and they would like to see there. Unesco would not agree with the huge of participation by the tourists in order not to disturb the remains and the ruins.Therefore, Unesco said that this participation rate should not be over 800 people.
It is reallydifficult to reach Macchu Picchu from the way of Inka city because there are no easy way to reach Macchu Pichu, so the people could reach easily by using the rail way on the the village of Aguas Calientes. After this small visit to the village , you could easily pass to Macchu Pıchu either by bus or on foot.On the entrance of Macchu Pıchu ,there is a hotel named as SANCTUARY LODGE, which belongs to the Orient Express.If you would like to reach Macchu Pıchu by means of an authantic way , you could make some plans of walking through the ways of River Urubamba,which will help you change all the mood of youself by feeling so good.
Accommodation in Machu Picchu
- Macchu Pıcchu Sanctuary Lodge: you could apply this hotel in which you could witnessbeauty of views.
- Macchu Pıcchu Pueblo Inkaterra Hotel :Located on the nearby train station,this hotel gives a chance for you walking trips.
Lunch options at Machu Picchu
1)Indıo Feliz : ıt is known as the most important restaurant , means ‘Happy Indian’
Please taste chicken and sweet foods.
2)Pueblo viejo: ıts special food ‘parrillada’ and rip roast are quıtely worthy of eating.And also, you could offer a pizza.
3)Blues Bar Cafe :You could see the mountain of Putukusi when you go there.