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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Climate: Peru's climate is typical of South America and you will definitely find hot, humid weather. If you head for the Andes be sure to take a jumper, the weather variation is extreme and it can get very cold.
Currency: Nuevo Sol - Currently 1 PEN = 0.3074 USD
Power: 220 V, 60 Hz
Time Zone: UTC-5
Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel: Located in the Machu Picchu Town, only 20 minutes by bus away from the famous Machu Picchu site in Peru, is the five star hotel appropriately called Sumaq Machu Picchu. Besides being in the vicinity of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Sumaq is known for being proud of the Peruvian culture, and for being connected to the needs of the environment. For an authentic experience the staff is comprised of Peruvian natives, and the architecture, decor, and colors of the accommodations reflects the traditions of the native culture. Activities include hiking several different trails, bird watching, cooking classes that help you perfect ceviche (Peru's national dish), and more. Some of the amenities included in the room rate are currency exchange, wireless internet, breakfast, and one other meal of your choice.