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January 28th, 2010
Machu Picchu closed for due to floods and mudslides


Traveling in southern Peru? Cusco and Sacred Valley are flooded and or experiencing mudslides. All trains are canceled from Cusco to Aguas Callientes. Nearly 2,000 from all over the world were stranded in Aguas Calientes and surrounding pueblos. 5 people killed. Tourists and the elderly are being rescued by helicopter slowly, about 300 a day.

Rearrange your travel plans until the rain subsides and the tracks are clear. Find more travel safety details at World Nomads

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