American Pictures/ Tony Morrison
Vilcabamba range and Rosaspata / Vitcos. This area was a sacred place for the
Inca and the flat area is covered with over 20 constructions and plazas. The majority
are in a poor state after more than four centuries of weathering and neglect.
Vitcos was mentioned by 16th century Spanish chroniclers as a landmark on the
route to the last hiding place of the Inca known as Vilcabamba.