View of Wiñay Wayna
|Alternate name||Huiñay Huayna|
|Location||Cusco Region, Peru|
Wiñay Wayna (Quechua for "forever young", hispanicized spelling Huiñay Huayna) is an Inca ruin along the Inca Trail to Machu Pikchu. It is built into a steep hillside overlooking the Urubamba River. The site consists of upper and lower house complexes connected by a staircase and fountain structures. Above and below the houses the people built areas of agricultural terraces, which are still visible.
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