Machu Picchu, the lost city or castle (in English: Machu Picchu), and the word means Machu Picchu in Alankih "old mountain top." This city was built by the people of the Incas in the fifteenth century, this city is located in Cuzco in Peru between two mountains of the Andes at an altitude of 2340 meters above sea level, and on both sides of the abyss with an altitude of about 600 meters, UNESCO classifies this city on the World Heritage List in 1983. It is one of the new seven wonders.
In July 191 124 discovered the American explorer Hiram Bingham ruins of Machu ancient city Picchu covered with tropical forests dense and exciting was the discovery of this city by accident, when he was looking for the effects of the Inca destroyed by the Spaniards, after climbing the wall of a mountain surrounded by many is not clear from the valley rocks The entrance may Dam earthquake many years ago. He saw the walls covered with securities houses carefully orchestrated, which indicates that the big city in this place to discover this hidden city center organized by the clouds and construction Budaiya. Machu Picchu and then began to appear brilliant civilization slowly in front of the modern world.
Despite the beauty and genius of the place, but this is not the only distinction to Machu Picchu, it is strange that this city is built in a modern style does not fit an old civilization did not know the writing! Vthtoa small city on the streets tidy, buildings, palaces, temples, gardens and irrigation channels and pools, showers, and the irony is that the whole city is built of large, monolithic stones on top of each installed without any tools! Thanks to this amazing Ajbah UNESCO designated the city of Machu Picchu in the "World Heritage" list in 1983. In less than fifty years since the discovery of the ruins and open, to visit this outstanding park more than half a million tourists each year
Nicknamed the city of Machu Picchu, "the lost city" of the people of the ancient Incas. The word means "Machu Picchu" in the ancient language Alankih "top of the old mountain". The city ranked on the list of the ten ancient sacred places in the world due to habitat distinctive atmosphere of a sacred and magical and my faith.
There is no written record of the history of the Inca because civilization Alankih what they have written and adopted the recording date on the transport Alhvoa.ola known scientists or researchers history of building this city or the reason for its construction, but scientists think that they were not living, but had to make sacrifices, where the bodies of scientists found large numbers of women in this city. Which is compatible with what we know from the worship of the Inca people of the sun, and they believe that women are the daughters of the holy sun!
It is believed that the ancient Inca people in this city who did not want to occupy the Spanish city and the abduction of their civilization brilliant, They remained silent and did not speak it at all. Besides, the city is built on top of a mountain surrounded by dense forests, and did not find them Spaniards.
Some expect it was built in the late fifteenth century when the emperor of the Incas arrived at the height of his glory. This city was a place for offerings and other religious activities,