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Publisher Description

Based on a full-colour rucksack-friendly printed guidebook, this fixed-format ebook respects the original page layouts, while also enabling instant cross-references, searchable text and web links. Pinch-and-zoom allows the user to expand maps and graphics. 

The third edition of our popular guidebook contains everything you need to plan and enjoy hiking a choice of three Inca Trails to Machu Picchu in Peru. It was last revised in 2011 with fresh photographs and information updated with help from John Hemming. Step-by-step sections cover the Classic trail (4-5 days), the longer, more strenuous trek from Mollepata (6-7 days) and the Shortest option (2 days). It includes: 

- site plan of Machu Picchu ruins 

- description of Machu Picchu, with side-trips and photographs 

- background on Inca culture and stonework, and on modern Peru 

- extended section on Andean wildlife 

- advice on planning and preparation, including packing checklist 

- updated details on recent Trail regulations 

- medical advice on how to prevent and manage altitude symptoms 

- phrasebook in Spanish, Quechua and English 

- drop-down map showing three variants of the Inca Trail 

- in full colour, with 80 photographs

GENRE
Sports & Outdoors
RELEASED
2014
July 28
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
70
Pages
PUBLISHER
Rucksack Readers
SIZE
11.4
MB

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