The unraveled mysteries of Machu picchu!
Machu Picchu or the lost city of Incas is a 15th Century citadel located in southern Peru. It is one of the world’s most exotic places and happens to be a very romantic and clandestine honeymoon destination. If you’re an eccentric couple who wishes to spend their honeymoon in a spiritual retreat, then there’s no better place for you to visit other than this ancient historical monument. Machu Picchu is a famous archeological site which is on UNESCO World Heritage’s list of temples. It dates back to the medieval Inca Empire and was built using classical Inca architecture. Dry stones are used in the construction of the three main structures i.e. the Temple of the Sun, the Room of the Three Windows and the Intihuatana. Some of the mysteries behind its construction are still unrevealed and remain unsolved to this day. The secret to how the Incas moved such huge stones to this mountain location to construct Machu Picchu still remains hidden. Its complex design is an architectural wonder.
The famous Inca trail leads thousands of tourists every year to Machu Picchu all the way from the city of Cusco ever since it was discovered in 1911 by a Yale professor Hiram Bingham. Machu Picchu’s serene and spiritual environment make it the perfect place for a quiet, relaxing honeymoon. Its historical significance makes it the perfect site for having a destination wedding too. Machu Picchu is a hidden city in the clouds which makes it the perfect getaway for two lovebirds. It is also home to hundreds of llamas which are adorable friendly creatures and if you’re lucky during your stay there you might even see one. Here are a few pictures from Machu Picchu that will steal your breaths away:
These pictures of Machu Picchu showcase its picturesque beauty and pristine landscapes. This destination is perfect for someone who wants to experience true spiritual healing.