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Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu Mountains to close for month of maintenance in 2016 (August 20, 2015)

Peruvian officials have announced that trails to Huayna Picchu Mountain and Machu Picchu Mountain will undergo maintenance work during the month of April 2016.  Access to Huayna Picchu Mountain will be suspended from April 1st through the 15th, and to Machu Picchu Mountain from April 16th through the 30th.  It is expected that other sections ...
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Large Public Gatherings Planned Throughout Peru through April 11, 2015 (April 1, 2015)

The Peruvian National Police (PNP) has informed the Embassy of large public gatherings that may have significant impact on traffic in Lima and at other locations within Peru: Large Public Gatherings April 1 Group: People of the Community of Islay Location: Arequipa – Province of Islay, district of Cocachacra Participation: Numbers Unknown April 1 Group: ...
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