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Monumento Pachacuteq, Cusco
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If you're interested in Inca history, don't miss Monumento Pachacuteq, a large monument dedicated to the Incan warrior King Pachacuteq. Pachacuteq was an emperor of the Incan empire, who built Cusco and expanded the Inca kingdom. The statue stands at an impressive 22 m (72 ft), and you can climbs up its cylindrical base for elevated views of downtown Cusco. Save money by combining your ticket to see the monument with admission to other attractions throughout the city. Plan to see Monumento Pachacuteq and other attractions that appeal to you using our Cusco trip generator.
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  • Not to say that this monument is some kind of special and worth a separate visit. Honestly, in Cusco enough more interesting places to walk. But for those who read the history of the Incan, visiting this monument can be interesting
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  • a very nice work by the local government made tribute to the principal and good ruler to pay, who had the Quechua culture, Pachakuteq
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  • A little far from town, but still walkable colossal statue of Pachacutec on high base, which contains a small Museum of the inca culture with descriptions of the various stages of expansion of the Empire (in fact quite imaginative term) overview from the top
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