The most visited place in the world
Machu Picchu is one of the favorite places for tourism due to its impressive history
The most visited place in the world is none other than Machu Picchu, an archaeological site located in Peru, famous for its great history.
Every year about 1.5 million tourists arrive at Machu Picchu, it should be noted that it is an imposing place due to its creative urban design, of great architectural beauty, it is important to highlight that the topography of the top of the mountain was used for its construction which he transformed into an imposing llaqta.
The main attraction of Machu Picchu is the Huayna Picchu mountain, and climbing it is undoubtedly a wonderful experience. Machu Picchu is a stone city that was built in the fifteenth century by the Inca empire.
Machu Picchu is located in the Andes Mountains, it should be noted that it remained unknown to the world until 1911, when Hiram Bingham, an explorer of American origin, made it known to the planet through National Geographic magazine.
The archaeological site encompasses hundreds of sacred stone enclosures such as the Temple of the Sun, the Intihuatana (sun clock), the Temple of the Condor, the Intipunku (sun gate), and more.
In 2007, Machu Picchu was chosen as one of the new 7 Wonders of the Modern World in a worldwide vote organized by the private company New Open World Corporation.