The Incan Empire was huge. It occupied large parts of what are now Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Argentina and extended slightly into Brazil and Columbia. Three significant Incan sites are located in Peru. Machu Picchu is the site of the Sun Temple. Cuzco was the capitol city of the empire, and it is said the Incan Empire began with the conquest of Moche Culture.

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5 Essentials I Forgot to Pack for the Inca Trail - great tips for all kinds of multi-day hiking trips

5 Essentials I Forgot to Pack for the Inca Trail Hike

There were definitely things I would have done (and packed) differently for my Inca Trail hike. To help other gals avoid these same packing woes, I have come up with a list of 5 essentials that can& be forgotten.

History for Kids: Aztecs, Maya, and Inca. Repinned by Elizabeth VanBuskirk on "Teaching about the Incas."  A good way to visualize the difference between Inca (South America), Maya (Central America) and Aztec (Mexico).

Aztecs, Maya, and Inca. A good way to visualize the difference between Inca (South America), Maya (Central America) and Aztec (Mexico).

Sacred Valley of The Incas - Peru. I went there, was so sick with altitude sickness that I couldn't venture from the vehicle.

The Sacred Valley of the Incas or the Urubamba Valley is a valley in the Andes of Peru, close to the Inca capital of Cusco and the ancient city of Machu Picchu., from Iryna

Sacred Valleys of the Incas or the Urubamba Valley, Peru  by Kenneth Moore Photography, via Flickr

The Rings of Moray, Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru - The site contains unusual Inca ruins, consisting of several enormous terraced circular agricultural depressions, the largest of which is about 98 feet deep.

Camino del Inca (The Inca Trail), Cusco, Peru (by marcomendoza136) This is a photo of thee trail walked by Eduardo, Trevor and Becky!

To Camino del Inca (The Inca Trail), Cusco, Peru. Next time I would like to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

The Inca, Aztec, and Maya Civilizations! A Webquest Over Mesoamerica!

Inca, Aztec, and Maya Civilizations! A Webquest Over Mesoamerica

The inca rope bridge of Qeswachaka, above Apurimac river, Peru (by mauro gambini).

The inca rope bridge of Qeswachaka, above Apurimac river, Peru >>> hell no. I'm trying to contemplate how many xanax I'd need to take to cross something like this. For the ultimate trips & deals to Peru contact travel agent Dana Apple

Mayas, Aztecs, Incas

Mayas, Aztecs, Incas

This 14 page lesson plan (not a formal lesson plan) includes:* 6 pages of facts about the Maya, Aztec, and Incas* 1 Vocabulary list of seven words* 1 Fictional narrative writing activity* 1 Aztec legend drawing art project* 1 Venn Diagram of Maya, Aztec,

Kids will journey back in time to discover the fascinating culture and traditions of the Incas, with a 360-degree panorama of Machu Picchu, a timeline of great Incan rulers, and a deep delve into the many practices commonly attributed to this great civilization.

Kids will journey back in time to discover the fascinating culture and traditions of the Incas, with a panorama of Machu Picchu, a timeline of great Incan rulers, and a deep delve into the many practices commonly attributed to this great civilization.

Lost City of the Incas, Peru... I think I may have pinned this before but that's how bad I want to go!

Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu, Peru. All I want to do is hike around here in Peru. if I do nothing else I just want to visit Machu Pichu before I die

Art History for Kids: Ancient Incas Quipus  The Inca Empire was one of the greatest empires by the time the Spanish Conquistadors discovered America. They lived in the Andes and developed a very advanced civilization. They kept their records in a very especial kind of books: the Quipus.

Art History for Kids: Ancient Incas Quipus The Inca Empire was one of the greatest empires by the time the Spanish Conquistadors discovered America. They lived in the Andes and developed a very advanced civilization. They kept their records in a very especial kind of books: the Quipus.

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