Intipunco

Machu Picchu, Intipunco

Intipuncu, it means the Sol's door and he finds his place to a kilometer South - this urban Inca. He corresponds to the citadel that was protecting the city, and he joins up to her for an inti ñan or I walk Real. Be interested in the altars presence or liturgical rests, as carried, constructed at intervals or intervals, to them than Bigham named ritual seasons.

Intipuncu is an important archeological stance, with environments and floating road surfaces, once was conformed for the chinas that they emerge for as ailerons of the mountain's flank.

Intipuncu consists of two large stones that correspond to the winter and summer solstices, and on these dates the gates are illuminated by laser-like beams of light. In addition to their symbolic importance, the gates also provide remarkable views of Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu.

 

 

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