Moon Machu Picchu (Fourth Edition): With Lima, Cusco & the Inca Trail (Paperback)Ryan Dube (author)
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Make the most of your adventure to the jewel of Peru with Moon Machu Picchu. Inside you'll find:
Strategic trekking guides, including two to four days on the Inca Trail, five days on the Salcantay, and an Inca Jungle Trail itineraryUnique ideas beyond the beaten path: Explore seldom-seen ruins like the Ollantaytambo Temple and visit remote Quechua-speaking villages. Go horseback riding on a caballo de paso in the Sacred Valley, mountain biking to the hilltop fortress of Sacsayhuaman, or set up camp on the riverbank after a day of rafting on the Rio Apurimac. Sample coca tea and local delicacies, or shop for handmade Peruvian weavings, pottery, and jewelryFocused coverage of stopovers in Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and LimaEssential planning information on agencies, tour guides, porters, dining, accommodations, deciding when and where to go, and making reservationsExpert perspective from Lima resident Ryan DubeA guide to hazards, precautions, and gear, plus tips for avoiding altitude sicknessTransportation advice: How to find the best airfares and get around by bus, train, taxi, car, or motorcycle rentalA full-color foldout map of the region, with vibrant photos and detailed maps throughoutThorough background information on the landscape, wildlife, plants, culture, history, and customsHandy tools including a Spanish phrasebook, visa information, volunteer opportunities, and tips for seniors, families with children, women traveling alone, and LGBTQ+ travelersWith Moon Machu Picchu's expert insight, practical advice, and insider tips, you can forge your own path.
Publisher: Avalon Travel Publishing
Number of pages: 252
Weight: 320 g
Dimensions: 190 x 140 x 16 mm