A four-day trek takes you along the original Inca highways from the Urubamba
Valley to the royal retreat of Machu Picchu, perched high in the Peruvian cloud forest.
The queue for coaches up to the site seems as long and winding as the Urubamba
itself (but in fairness they move as rapidly as the river!) and there are people jostling for position for the ultimate selfie.
Wild birds and mammals used by villagers from Lower Urubamba
River at Cusco, Peru
El trabajo de campo conto con el apoyo de lideres de la comunidad campesina de San Isidro de Chicon, autoridades de la municipalidad distrital de Urubamba
e investigadores sociales de la UNSAAC.
In 2005, he joined the Orient Express Hotel Group, working first in Riviera Maya, Mexico as director of F&B, before moving to Urubamba
, Peru as hotel manager.
Encompassing what was the fertile homeland of the Inca Empire (1438 to 1533), today the transcendent region - also known as the Urubamba
Valley - is a quiet expanse of country that is steeped in Andean history and culture.
Fue el sacerdote Gerardo Fernandez quien inicio estos proyectos en Koribeni (Alto Urubamba
Nestled between the city of Cusco and the ruins of Machu Picchu, the Urubamba
Valley connects a modern city with ancient Incan culture.
On 24 July 1911, the American Hiram Bingham climbed the Urubamba
Valley in the central Andes and became the first foreign traveller to see the ruins of Machu Picchu.