Know more about Machupicchu in Cuzco, Peru.Hotel in Cusco
Hello bloggers, today we are going to talk about the Machupicchu, the ancient lost city of the Incas,which is located in Cuzco, Peru. Today is also one of the 7 Wonders of the World, and made 100 years of the rediscovery by the North American, Hiram Bingham.(Cuzco Hotels-Hotel in Cusco). Read more on our blog and GOOGLE BLOG.
This Inca citadel is located in the Andes Cordillera, in Cuzco in Peru It was built in the 15th century by the Inca Pachacuteq and then was mysteriously abandoned, some historians, think was a place of refuge of the Incas, at that time, when the Spanish invaded Cusco.
The citadel of Machu Picchu that is located in Cuzco, is divided into two main sectors: agriculture that comprises a vast network of platforms or artificial terraces and urban, constituted by several buildings and places among which the Temple of the Sun, Temple of the Three Windows, the Main Temple and the Temple of the Condor. Today it is considered a cultural heritage of humanity when it is recognized as an important political, religious and administrative center of Inca times.
Machu Picchu in Cuzco, has beautiful stone buildings, which were carved with much precision and detail, is the most important work for the Incas because they were built on a rugged and inaccessible mountain, divided into two large urban and agricultural sectors separated by a large wall that descends the slope of the hill to reach the banks of the Vilcanota River.
Today everybody wants to hike the 2 mountains that is in the background, which are called: Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu and which are ideal for panoramic photographs of every citadel of Machupicchu. Today it receives more than 2 million visitors a year and is one of the seven new wonders of the world, coming directly from the city of Cuzco. The access point to Machu Picchu is through Aguas Calientes also known as Machu Picchu-pueblo, which is a small village, which has no road access, being impossible to reach by car.
The National Geographic has already delivered to Peru more than 300 photographs that Hiram Bingham took during his expedition in Peru at that time. Machu Picchu in Cuzco is a magical place with impressive architecture. Its walls and gigantic stones with which it was built cause more than astonishment to its visitors. It has been declared a cultural and natural heritage site by UNESCO.
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