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 twenty 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 chronclers as a landmark
on the route to the last hiding place of the Inca known as Vilcabamba.One of the
14 doorways on the site and one of the few with a lintel remaining.