Huchuy Qosqo

Huchuy Qosqo The Little Cusco is an archeological site north of Cuzco, Peru it was originally an administrative and military center as Pisaq, with many constructions around, Inca buildings with perfect fine stones work, graneries structures called Collcas to store and preserve food, because it was an important agricultural center to produce corn. Its name is Quechua for Little Cusco It lies at an elevation of 3650 meters (11,800 feet), above the 3000-meter high town of Lamay and the Sacred Valley. The site received its name in the 20th century previously it had been known as Kakya Qawani. Pedro de Cieza de León, in his Second Chronicle of Peru, claimed that the palaces were built by Viracocha, the Eighth Inca. Amongst a large number of buildings, some stone, some adobe, is a kallanka (great hall), 40m long. Providing water to the site is an Inca built irrigation channel, lined with stones for about 800m. The site is inaccessible by public road.


HUCHUY QOSQO TREK 02 DAYS / 01 NIGHT

02 DAYS / 01 NIGHT

This interesting place is one of the most important of the Sacred Valley, Pisac and Ollantaytambo after. The assembly comprises platforms, concourses, patios, plazas, buildings of different sizes and ...

Huchuy Qosqo 2 Days / 1 Night

2 Days / 1 Night

Huchuy Qosqo is a important archaeological site, located over 3,350 meters above sea level on a plateau in the upper third of the mountain. From where you have a beautiful view across ...

HUCHUY QOSQO – MACHUPICCHU 03 DAYS / 02 NIGHTS

03 DAYS / 02 NIGHTS

The Qosqo Huchuy Archaeological Center, located on the top of the Sacred Valley of the Incas in Cusco, near the province of Calca, having no vehicular access is rarely visited by tourists. ...