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Archaeology and Research in Peru

Archaeology and Research in Peru includes sites, cultures and ruins

Sacsayhuaman - Ancient Inca Ruins in Cuzco
Sacsayhuaman is located just outside Cuzco, learn more about these ancient Inca ruins.

Best Museums to Visit in Lima
The best museums to see in Lima Peru

Machu Picchu - Lost City of the Incas Photo Gallery
Machu Picchu is the most visited tourist destination in Peru, with good reason. The ruins stand atop a steep mountain overlooking the Urubamba river far below, and raise questions archaeologists and historians are still asking. The mystique and grandeur bring out the cameras.

Sacsayhuaman Photo Gallery
Sacsayhuaman, also called Saqsaywaman, means Satisfied Falcon in Quechua. This huge fortress was created by the city planners of Cuzco, the capital of the Inca empire, to the head of the capital, with Cuzco as the body. This is the site of a portion of Inti Raymi, the Festival of the Sun.

Walking Tour of Machu Picchu, Peru
The residential palace of the Inca king Pachacuti has drawn tourists from all over the world because of its lovely impossible location at the edge of the world. Gina Carey was at Machu Picchu during the Summer of 2004, and shares her photographs of the famous site.

The Ancient Chimu City of Chan Chan
The Ancient Chimu City of Chan Chan

Top Archaeological Sites In South America
Don't miss out Machu Picchu or these other 4 great ruins in South America

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