Salkantay Trek Map

As we already wrote about this Trek, this trek is one of best alternative to the Inca Trail. Following the Salkantay trek map, you will visit and see some of the most beautiful places in the Andes and you will see the Salkantay mountain covered with snow (the altitude is 6372 m) and others places in the route.

Salkantay Trek Map
Sakantay Trek Map Route – Google Earth

During the route you will find beautiful landscapes with a variety of flora and fauna and will stop at some Inca ruins such as Llactapata, which is located just in front of Machu Picchu.

This road map shows the 5-day walk. And also on this hike we will go through Salkantay Pass (the highest point of the walk).

To undesrstad more about this salkantay trek map, It is surrounded by the historic Machu Picchu National Park and is considered one of the 25 best excursions in the world. This route is very diverse and rich in geography, Andean culture and history.

Machu Picchu Maps

In this section we want to show you the different maps of Machu Picchu.

As you begin to prepare for your visit to Machu Picchu, you will surely want to see how the sectors of the famous archaeological site are distributed.

Below you will find several maps of Machu Picchu.

Map from the point of view of the world

Located in South America, Peru.

Machu Picchu Map and Earth
Machu Picchu Map and Earth.

Map from the point of view of Peru

Machu Picchu belongs to Peru. The ‘Inca City’ is located in the south of the country in Cusco Region, in the eastern part of the Peruvian Andes. At its foot is the Vilcanota River. On its summits are the mountains of Huayna Picchu, Putucusi, Salkantay and Machu Picchu.

Machu Picchu Map and Peru
Machu Picchu Map and Peru.

How far is from the city of Cusco?

It is in the jungle zone of Cusco. it takes 2 hours by car to Ollantaytambo + 1 hour by train to Aguas Calientes.

Machu Picchu Map from Cusco
Machu Picchu Map from Cusco.

Machu Picchu Urban and Agricultural sector Map

The lost city of the Incas, Machu Picchu, is divided into two zones, one urban area and the other for agriculture.

Machu Picchu Urban and Agricultural sector Map
Machu Picchu Urban and Agricultural sector Map.

Machu Picchu sanctuary map

This citadel, Machu Picchu, has several sectors like any other city. We have: cemetery, temples, royal palace, prison, industrial zone, agriculture, houses, areas for animals, and more.

Machu Picchu sanctuary map
Machu Picchu sanctuary map.

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