Who designed Machu Picchu?

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Who designed Machu Picchu?

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is a 15th century city perched on a ridge in the mountains of southern Peru. The site is regarded for its historical significance as well as its architectural design which successfully blends the site with the natural landscape.

Answer and Explanation:

It was the Inca who designed and built the Machu Picchu. They were great architects who were masters of working with adobe as well as shaping and fitting stones.


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