Imposing beauty and natural atracction within the Machu Picchu Archaeological Complex
Huayna Picchu is located to the north of the Inca city of MACHU PICCHU. To climb the mountain Huayna Picchu, you must arrive at the checkpoint and enter Huayna Picchu and follow the road that starts a few steps from the Sacred Rock, is an area with very dense vegetation, this trail is very steep and quite Narrow and includes sections of steps, irregularly placed in granite stone, there are some steps that are carved in the rock. The ascent lasts between 45 and 60 minutes, depending on the fitness of the person.
The imposing beauty of this natural attraction makes it a must see for those who want an unforgettable memory of the citadel. The trail to this young mountain (Huayna Picchu) is zigzag, its stairs are almost vertical with precipices and for people with dizziness ,access is a little difficult, so it is recommended to be careful, definitely it’s a challenge to reach the top of Huayna Picchu, but once arrived there at it is worth the effort because the view is breathtaking. Huayna Picchu has an altitude of 2,667 meters above sea level and its summit has an area of 2,000 m2.