Machu Pichu is located in Peru is one of the ancient cities that was built on the top of the hill where the river flows 100 feet below the mountain. It is the most popular tourist destination in Peru that attracts the unusual and the avid taraveler. The city was built by the Incas, more than 600 years ago and it is famous for its foundation for the Incas civilization. There are various tourist agencies that offer tours to this place. This is referred as one of the mystic tourist destinations of the world. Most of the tourists do like to visit this place for its magical location and the unbound beauty.
You can take a train that leaves in the early morning for reaching to Machu Pichu. You have to get down at the Ollantaytambo station. There is very small café at the station where you can complete your breakfast and then starts your journey to the Incan ruins. You can buy the goggles, caps and walking sticks from the local stores. The town of Aguas Calientes is considered the base from where the tourists can climb the Machu Pichu. You can reach the town only with the help of foot. There are no vehicles that can lead to the town.
This ancient city of Machu Pichu was developed in the middle of Andean mountains with the Urubamba River flowing at the base. In the winter months, you can see the glaciers that develop in the mountains. The best time to visit Machu Pichu is in the month of summer where the clouds are clear is dry. The bus will leave the passengers at the 1000 feet at the base of Machu Pichu from you will begin to hike the trail. The hiking lasts for some hours that will help you to reach the ancient city but it really worth for visiting.
You can also hire the local guide when you are entering the Machu Pichu. The guide will help you to reach the top of the mountain. It is very interesting to know that this city was developed with lavish architectural design. Get a Ticket to Machu Picchu and start your adventurous journey.