Picchu

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Machu Picchu
... Machu Picchu is (, Quechua Machu Picchu, "Old Peak") a pre-Columbian 15th-century Inca site located 2,430 metres (7,970 ft) above sea level ... Machu Picchu is located in the Cusco Region of Peru, South America ... Most archaeologists believe that Machu Picchu was built as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacuti (1438–1472) ...
Santa Teresa District
... Santa Teresa, Peru is situated 6.5 km northwest of Machu Picchu and is at the axis of several important routes leading to this archeological centre, including alternative paths ways ... the town and destroyed that bridge that connected it to Machu Picchu and Cusco ... of the bridge that reconnects them with Machu Picchu and allows them to take their produce to markets in Cusco ...
Sites Associated With The Name Llactapata - Llactapata West
... The Llactapata to the west of Machu Picchu (at 13°10′32″S 72°35′10″W / 13.1756028°S 72.5859833°W / -13.1756028 -72.5859833) appears to be the site originally reported ... rest stop and roadside shrine on the journey to Machu Picchu ... is located some four to five kilometers west of Machu Picchu high on a ridge between the Aobamba and Santa Teresa drainages ...
Temple Of The Moon (Peru)
... The Temple of the Moon is an Incan ceremonial temple on Huayna Picchu near Machu Picchu, in Peru ... The temple is arbitrarily named, like many of the sites in Machu Picchu ... below the summit on the north side of Huayna Picchu ...
Machu Picchu Base
... The Machu Picchu Scientific Base is a Peruvian polar scientific research facility in Antarctica, established to conduct Antarctic research on geology ... The base is named after the World Heritage site Machu Picchu ...