Machu Picchu Machu Picchu The city is also called the “lost city of Incas”. This is the pre Columbian, Inca empire site that is located almost feet above the sea level. The site is located above the valley of Urubamba in Peru.
The world famous Machu Picchu found in Peru. Machu Picchu was built as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacuti. Often referred to as the "Lost City of the Incas", it is perhaps the most familiar icon of Inca civilization.
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