Machu Picchu and the ‘Mountain of Seven Colors’ in top 30 of most beautiful landscapes of America


Vinicunca, Cusco Region, Peru. Montana de Siete Colores, or Rainbow Mountain.

The Japanese Association of Travel Agents (JATA) included Machu Picchu, Vinicunca (the “Mountain of Seven Colors”) and Lake Titicaca in its 30 most beautiful landscapes of America ranking. According to the Japanese article, Machu Picchu stands out as an attraction not to be missed for Japanese travelers when visiting South America while Vinicunca is an ideal destination for nature lovers and trekking.

Lake Titicaca and its floating islands also offer the chance to get to know the history and traditions of the place, surrounded by the unparalleled serenity and color that the highest navigable lake in the world offers.

The 30 destinations shared by JATA were voted on by a special committee of 165 experts made up of a variety of Japanese suppliers, travel agencies and tourist offices. Read more