Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu, the iconic Inca citadel nestled high in the Peruvian Andes, holds a history shrouded in mystery and wonder. Built in the 15th century during the reign of the Inca emperor Pachacuti, it served as a royal estate or religious retreat. Its precise purpose remains debated by historians, but it’s believed to have had astronomical and spiritual significance.

Machu Picchu