New Machu Picchu Regulations from 1 July 2017
Visiting Machu Picchu in Peru now has some new regulations for visitors.
Split Entrance Times: For a period of 2 years entrance tickets to Machu Picchu with be split into an AM 6am-12pm & PM 12pm-5:30pm entrance time. Visitor must leave the sie within the time frame stated and can not re enter once you have left the site.
Entry with Official Guide Only: All visitors must be accompanied by an official Machu Picchu guide or licensed tourist guide. Guides only permitted to take Maximum Group size of 16.
Defined Routes: routes or circuits will be set up to separate the crowd and prevent everyone stopping at one highlight.
Re-entrance: This prohibits re-entrance to Machu Picchu. Once you enter, if you leave you are not allowed to return. Special Circumstance is allowed for toilet use at the moment.