In an attempt to preserve the archaeological site of Machu Picchu and promote its sustainable use, the country’s Ministry of Tourism will limit access to some parts of the citadel during certain times of the day.
The areas will be limited as follows starting today, May 29th:
Intiwatana Pyramid: Open 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Temple of the Condor: Open 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Temple of the Sun: Open 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
While access to these areas will be limited, the rest of the highlights will be available during Machu Picchu regular operating hours 6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.