Categories: Ruins, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Step inside pre-Incan Peru at Piquillacta, which has stood in this spot for almost 15 centuries. Get a glimpse of ancient agricultural practices at the ruins of an irrigation system, which includes a stretch of aqueducts. Stand in the streets and appreciate the tall walls that still guard the long-abandoned walkways. With so much to explore, the site remains a great place for both children and adults interested in a bit of Peruvian history. Take a look at our Cusco vacation route planner to schedule your visit to Piquillacta and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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O sitio de Piquillacta é o mais diferente de todos, primeiro porque ele foi construído pelos "Wari", civilização pré-incaica que fez uma espécie de planejamento urbano em um terraço plano com formas r... read more »The place of Piquillacta is the most different from all, first because it was built by the Wari, "pre-Inca civilization that made a kind of urban planning in a terrace plan with square and rectangular shapes. It was an administrative center where the trade of goods took place at the time. The 12 m high walls are stone (not cut) and mortar forming straight streets, homes, shops, warehouses etc etc. Worth so much to know!show original
Muy lindo, distinto. Vestigios de la cultura Wari (preincas). Bonito para visitar, llevar protector si es día soleado!Very cute, different. Vestiges of the Wari (pre-Incan) culture. Nice to visit, lead guard if it is sunny day!show original
Visite esse sítio arqueológico criado por povos que viveram antes dos incas. é um grande e plano sítio cheio de muralhas e casas de pedras.Visit this site created by people who lived before the incas. is a large and flat place full of walls and stone houses.show original
Tulio Guilherme Grunwald
This archeological site is a place you have to know! Far from Cusco.
Large irrigation system.
Sheyla ArangoLittle people, nice place.show original
Ne llyThis place is dazzled by the ways in which made its architecture and elevated their fortresses to protect the city. Its construction is remarkable for the time in which they were elevated. Spectacular.show original
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