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The Choquequirao Trek is ideal for those hoping to make tracks in an opposite direction from the group or who are searching for an option that is other than Machu Picchu amid their outing. The trek takes you to the sister city of Machu Picchu, Choquequirao (The Cradle of Gold) which sits high over the Apurimac Valley. #cusco   #peru   #machupicchu   #choquequiraotrail   #choquequiraotrek  

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Entrancingly off the undeniably trod track, Choquequirao ("Cradle of Gold" in Quechua—"The Other Machu Picchu", as a 2007 article in the New York Times called it) is an amazingly saved Inca station, drastically roosted on a projection about 1800 m/6000 feet over the thundering Apurimac River Gorge. Choquequirao (3.103m/10178ft), thought to be a sister city of comparable hugeness to that of Machupicchu and worked along comparable lines, albeit harder to reach, was additionally ventured to have had about the same size and to have served the same religious, political and horticultural capacities. Notwithstanding, on the grounds that archeologists since quite a while ago thought little of the significance of Choquequirao, the city's presence was known for just about 300 years before the principal rebuilding was started in 1993 and it has just as of late been open to nonacademics, from that point forward rapidly joining the positions of the world's awesome Lost Cities. #cusco   #peru   #choquequirao   #choquequiraotrail   #choquequiraotrek  #trekscusco
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