Ruins of Cahuachi

Interesting
The location of the Cahuachi ruins, not far from the Nazca Lines, together with the size and nature of the edifices found have led historians to think that this site was probably a major ceremonial centre, where the Nazcas regularly came to pay homage to their Gods. Numerous mounds, squares, remains of pyramids and adobe structures are visible, however the vast majority of the site's edifices still remain hidden under the sand.

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Opening hours

access by taxi (about S/60 round trip) or by organized trip (S/60/person - 3hrs). 8am-5pm - free admittance

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Museo Antonini
Museo Antonini
The excavations at Cahuachi, not far
1:30
Nazca Lines
Nazca Lines
Drawn on the red pampas soil between
1:30
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Nazca Lines
Nazca Lines
Drawn on the red pampas soil between
1:30
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