Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

9623 WDPA ID
325.92 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Peru


  • Original Name Sanctuaire historique de Machu Picchu
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1983
  • Sublocation PE-CUS
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (i)(iii)(vii)(ix)

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Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2021 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net