Cusco. Mar. 30 (ANDINA)- The reopening of Machu Picchu Inca citadel. scheduled for Thursday. will be celebrated with a 'Payment to the Earth' ceremony at the Explanade of the Koricancha Temple. located in the city of Cusco. south east of the country.
The event takes place at 20:00 hours (local time) and the organization is in charge of the Foreign Trade and Tourism Ministry and the Municipality of Cusco. Peru's Export and Tourism Promotion Board (PromPeru) reported.
Before these celebrations. they will screen images of the Imperial City and Machu Picchu in two big screens.
Then. the Inca and its entourage will appear accompanied by a group of musicians and dancers that will participate in the tribute to Pachamama Raymi or Mother Earth.
At the end they will exhibit fireworks and music bands will perform.
The reopening of Machu Picchu will represent a new stage in the recovery of tourism. started after the implementation of the campaign called 'Cusco Pone'.