Machu Picchu Ucayali Department, Peru

Machu Picchu from the Guard House
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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.

Facts & Stats on Machu Picchu

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318199
Names
Machu Picchu
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Heritage Lists
Coordinates
13.162859° S, 72.546008° W

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Machu Picchu (Ucayali Department, Peru)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015