Inca Trail, Runkuracay

Runkuracay or the Egg Hut is a small site about halfway up the climb to the second pass, it overlooks the Pacamayo valley with a superb view back to the first pass, Warmiwa├▒usca.

It was probably built as a lookout point for watching the highway, and perhaps also as a tambo a traveler's lodging and temporary storehouse.

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