Built in 15th century Machu Picchu citadel is the most spectacular creation
of Inca empire. And one of the most advanced urban planning of ancient era.
Machu Picchu is a protected area due to its immense heritage value. The
surrounding areas of citadel are conserved for its rich biodiversity. Several
unique species of flora and fauna are found in this region.
Fabulously built Machu Picchu site comprises of many monuments, temples, royal
tombs, plazas, storing houses, platforms, canals and stairways. Site holds
astronomical value too. My this post is continuation of last post which portrayed
the historical significance of Machu Picchu. This post is the pictorial depiction
of Machu Picchu site.
In my last post I also talked about the multiple options of travel to Machu Picchu,
including treks if you are trek enthusiast. Mode of travel may be any, Machu Picchu