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Here are our list of tried and test tips for Visiting Machu Picchu with kids.

Where should you stay in Machu Picchu? We have a fantastic list of Machu Picchu hotels, which we have stayed in ourselves. Take a look at the Best Family Hotels in Machu Picchu

One of the major things about Machu Picchu is that you need to book really early, check out Book your Machu Picchu Family Holiday early – 6 reasons why!

Should you also wish to trek with toddlers, we can provide great advice having ‘been there and done that’ with Trekking with Toddlers in the Andes and the Short Inca Trail with Baby!


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