Machu Picchu may have been less of a city, than a spiritual destination for the Inca. New research argues the ceremonial path into the city was conceived as a replica of the path followed by the first Incas in cosmological myth. | Giulio Magli |

Machu Picchu Described as Pilgrimage Site

Machu Picchu described as pilgrimage site. Learn more about Machu Picchu as a pilgrimage site in this article.

Published On 06/08/2009
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