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… to visit Machu Picchu

Spectacularly located, Machu Picchu is the best-known archaeological site in the American Continent. This awe-inspiring ancient city was never revealed to the conquering Spaniards and was virtually forgotten until the early part of the 20th century. Considered as one of the New 7 Wonders of the World it is definitely a must-see place.


… visitar o Machu Picchu

Espetacularmente localizado, o Machu Picchu é o mais conhecido local arqueológico no Continente Americano. Esta inspiradora cidade antiga nunca foi revelado aos conquistadores espanhóis tendo sido praticamente esquecida até o início do século XX. Considerada uma da Novas 7 Maravilhas do Mundo é definitivamente um local a visitar.

 Overview of terraced royal Inca ruins.People walk down the street in Sacred Valley of the Incas, between Cusco and Machu Picchu.Machu Picchu overlooking the sacred Urubamba River Valley. The site was abandoned after the Spanish conquest of Peru by Pizarro in 1532. Tourists rest on the grounds of the 500 year old Inca city of Machu Picchu, discovered in 1911 by American Hiram Bingham (with a lot of help from local farmer Melchior Artega).Ruins at Machu Picchu

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