Ollantaytambo Inca trail

Located 78 km. of the city of Cusco. Beautiful Inca town that holds the image of its urban planning. Houses, streets and water channels are guarded by an imposing fortress with its terraces and ramparts temples. Stroke and architectural style of its streets and squares purely pre-Hispanic appreciated. The urban distribution, straight and narrow streets with houses that are inhabited by native people from the Inca era, this people make interesting. Built on two mountains and strategic position overlooking the valley reveals that it was primarily a military complex, in addition to religious, administrative, and agriculture. The river divides the town Patakancha and two parts, one residential and the other ceremonial square where the square Manya Raqui meaning of petitions.

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