Take a luxury trip to Machu Picchu, the famous jewel of the Incas, located in the middle of the Peruvian Andes, 80 kilometers (50 miles) northwest of Cusco; discovered in 1911 during a scientific expedition made by Hiram Bingham. It is also considered as the best-known archaeological site in the continent. This is the one thing you cannot possibly miss during your trip to Peru! So why not take a luxury Machu Picchu tour. On a luxury trip to Machu Picchu by train or by a Machu Picchu luxury hiking tour on the Inca trail; you will be surrounded by beautiful scenery and breathtaking views of the Andes Mountains. The train trip ends in Aguas Calientes, which is a small town located 8 km from the Inca site by car or bus. Or is you decide on the Inca trail it usually takes about 3 days and you will arrive directly to the archeological site on foot. Once there, after admiring all the many ruins and walking through the narrow labyrinth of streets, the visitor can look forward to visiting Huayna Picchu from which the view of the Inca citadel is just breathtaking.