By the end of this year Cusco will have hosted an estimated number of 2,6 million tourists. The Regional Direction of Foreign Trade and Tourism presented this information. After doing research and evaluations it was determined that the influx of tourists has grown by 5% this year. Main destination for tourists is the ruins of Machu Picchu.Luis Angel Aragon, head of the sector who confirmed this information, indicated that Choquequirao, an archaeological site, is also a popular spot for tourists. He states that when this site would be easier accessible tourism in the area will increase more.