Why is Machu Picchu referred to as the Lost City of the Incas?

A man was led to Machu Picchu and nicknamed it The Lost City of the Incas

Because Hiram Bingham announced the discovery of Machu Picchu in 1916. Machu Picchu was built by the Inca's civilization (Tahuantinsuyo Empire) in the jungle and mountains of Cusco Peru in South America around 1450 and is one of The Seven Worders of the World, It was buit as a temple and also for houses. The Incas even kept prisoners there!. Cusco Peru has other similar constructions like Choquequirao, SacsayHuaman, Ollantaytambo, Chincheros, Pisaq, you can visit many tourist places in Cusco Peru. Sacred Valley of the Incas, Inca Trail, Inti Raymi and more.

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