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Machu Picchu

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PeruMachu Picchu  is a 15th-century Inca citadel situated on a mountain ridge 2,430 metres (7,970 ft) above sea level, located in the Cusco Region, Urubamba Province, Machupicchu District above the Sacred Valley, which is 80 kilometers (50 mi) northwest of Cusco.

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Unesco demands answers from Peru over impact of new Machu Picchu airport
International Protests Mount As Peru Moves Ahead With New Airport Near Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu: Fury over plans for new multi-billion pound airport next to ancient Inca citadel

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