El Fuerte de Samaipata, Samaipata

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Visit a pre-Incan site at El Fuerte de Samaipata, which features ruins of a 15th-century temple complex. The well-preserved buildings and these carvings led to the site becoming a World Heritage site. The site was actually in use long before the 15th century, but the majority of the structures and carvings came from the Inca between the 15th and 17th centuries. Hire a tour guide and walk through the complex, seeing the different buildings and learning about their usage long ago. Behind the structures lie the carvings, characters carved into the stone of the mountain by the inhabitants. Plan to see El Fuerte de Samaipata and other attractions that appeal to you using our Samaipata online attractions planner .
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  • It could have been interesting, unfortunately there is more investment of Unesco (lost money etc.) so a lot of erosion, we see almost more serious drawings. Cons of great views of the Valley
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  • Visit essential if you're going to Samaipata. It is super good care and explained by posters. Incredible as several groups have passed through El Fuerte
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  • Beautiful region to Bolivia, with your lush green. I can understand how the ancestors hung in this region. And left their marks as well exhibited to mankind. Besides the Peru side mountains are breath-taking.
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