Machu Picchu Ucayali Department, Peru

Machu Picchu
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This well-preserved ancient ceremonial site high on a mountain ridge in Peru contains the ruins of a large Inca palace, temples and other buildings.

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Best Known As
Machu Picchu
Full Name
Machu Picchu
13.162859° S, 72.546008° W  (map)
Ucayali Department, Peru

Further Resources

  1. Wright, Ruth M.. “The Machu Picchu Guidebook: A Self-Guided Tour”. July 1, 2011.
  2. Cumes, Carol. “Journey to Machu Picchu: Spiritual Wisdom from the Andes”. January 1, 1999.
  3. Megarry, Jacquetta. “Explore the Inca Trail”. August 30, 2006.