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Address: 35 Kilometros de Cusco ruta del Valle Sagrado, Cusco, Peru
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This village is located above San Jerónimo, reachable by footpath or by...

This village is located above San Jerónimo, reachable by footpath or by road at an altitude of 4,000 meters. It´s the first stop for those making the pilgrimage to Señor de Huanca, the deity of Apu Pachatusan. A 17th century church, corrals for llamas and alpacas, and ceremonial irrigation canals are the main cultural features of Huacoto.

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Inca Fortress

This Inca Fortress is another amazing piece of architecture near Cusco. It is mind boggling how they were able to build this.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 December 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

This Inca Fortress is another amazing piece of architecture near Cusco. It is mind boggling how they were able to build this.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

This is the site of an Inca fortress. It was a wonder to see. How did the Incas manage to place these huge but perfectly interlocked stones together without computers or machines!?!

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