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Feast of Sinkuy en Ollantaytambo

2017-05-19T03:38:50+00:00

With a name that comes from the crossing of two words, Ollanta (proper name) ytambo (grocery store), alluding to an Inca legend, it can be said that the celebrations are chained throughout December and January from the Misk'a Raymi (an agrarian festivity to celebrate the first harvest of corn) to the traditional Fall of Kings [...]

Feast of Sinkuy en Ollantaytambo 2017-05-19T03:38:50+00:00

Choquequirao Archeological Complex

2017-05-19T03:49:20+00:00

Choquequirao (from Quechua chuqi, gold, and k'iraw, cradle, ie "golden cradle"), are the ruins of an Inca city located between the foothills of the snowy Salcantay, and under the jurisdiction of the District of Santa Teresa , Province of La Convención, Department of Cusco, south of Peru. The archaeological monuments of Choquequirao are made up [...]

Choquequirao Archeological Complex 2017-05-19T03:49:20+00:00

Inca Trail Machu Picchu – Cusco

2017-05-12T18:52:52+00:00

  Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is part of the network of Inca roads (Qhapaq Ñan). It is one of the most important trekking routes in South America. In the route there are numerous ravines and water courses of glacial origin. Among the twelve archaeological monuments that can be appreciated include Qoriwachayrachina, Patallaqta, Runkuraqay, Sayacmarca, [...]

Inca Trail Machu Picchu – Cusco 2017-05-12T18:52:52+00:00

Sacsayhuaman Ceremonial Fortress

2017-05-12T18:45:53+00:00

  Sacsayhuaman (in Quechua Saqsaywaman, from saqsay, place of satiation, and waman, hawk, that is, "Place where the hawk is satiated") is an Inca "ceremonial fortress" located two kilometers north of the city of Cuzco. It began to build during the government of Pachacútec, in century XV; However, it was Huayna Capac who gave the [...]

Sacsayhuaman Ceremonial Fortress 2017-05-12T18:45:53+00:00

Pisac Inca Site Information

2017-05-12T18:44:16+00:00

The town of Pisac has an Inca part and a colonial one. Its main square is an entertaining place full of color and with various handmade items for sale. It is known for its astronomical observatory, its Sunday masses, which are celebrated in Quechua and are accompanied by the sound of pututos (corneta of marine [...]

Pisac Inca Site Information 2017-05-12T18:44:16+00:00

Mirador De Tres Cruces Sacred Valley

2017-05-12T18:42:35+00:00

Located in the province of Paucartambo, at 4,000 m.s.n.m. Is the Natural Viewpoint of Tres Cruces where one can appreciate one of the most beautiful sunrises of Peru and why not, of the world. Paucartambo is located 109 kilometers southeast of the city of Cusco. The trip by car takes about 5 hours depending on [...]

Mirador De Tres Cruces Sacred Valley 2017-05-12T18:42:35+00:00

THE INCAS’ SACRED VALLEY

2017-05-12T18:39:48+00:00

The Sacred Valley of the Incas is located between the towns of Pisac and Ollantaytambo. Some of the Incas have chosen it as a place of settlement due to its excellent climate, fertile land and the waters of the Vilcanota River (in Quechua, Sacred or marvelous Thing), which upstream in the town of Urubamba changes [...]

THE INCAS’ SACRED VALLEY 2017-05-12T18:39:48+00:00