Machu Picchu Wins Best Tourist Attraction in the World

There is just so much about Machu Picchu, and in this article, we will tell you why you should visit Machu Picchu! The growth of tourism was shown this 2019 because Peru was the recipient of three awards. From being a Leading Cultural Destination (For the second year), Best Tourist Attraction (For the third consecutive year), to Best Culinary Destination.

What makes Machu Picchu a tourist attraction? There is just so much history regarding Machu Picchu. The views itself are breathtaking, if you had the opportunity to visit this beautiful archaeological site, then you know must know what we are talking about. There is no way to express how it feel to be at the peak and to be surrounded by the Sacred Valley. Nonetheless, you also get to experience the unique experience of walking around Cusco, which is known for being the historic capital of the Inca Empire.

 Machu Picchu is also known for being one of the New Seven Wonders Of The World (2007). If this isn’t enough for you to book a trip here, then you should into adding it into your bucket list of places that you must visit.

According to, around 4.8 million were expected to visit Peru this year. An increased rate of 10% from the previous year.

View full list of the winners? There are various categories and also other attractions that were chosen winners. To see the full list, visit the WTA website.

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