Machu Picchu proudly stands in the middle of a tropical mountain forest, over 2430 meters above sea level. This beautiful destination is located on the eastern slope of the Andes and encompasses the upper Amazon basin, which is an extraordinarily beautiful setting in the Eastern Cordillera of southern Peru. It was the most amazing and unbelievable urban creation of the Inca empire. It was built using the classical architectural style of Inca. In 2007, Machu Picchu was identified as one of the Seven Wonders of the World.