Horca del Inca Copacabana, Bolivia

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A Pre-Inca site despite its popular name, this trilithic gate perched on the hillside is surrounded by pierced rocks that permit the sun's rays to shine onto the lintel during the solstices.

Facts & Stats on Horca del Inca

Go Historic ID
318729
Names
Horca del Inca
Inca Gallows
Materials
Coordinates
16.171373° S, 69.084966° W

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Horca del Inca (Copacabana, Bolivia)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015