Kuntur Wasi

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Visit this magnificent ceremonial place linked to Chavin civilization. It was a high walled ceremonial complex probably made for defensive purposes as well to keep curious people away from their ceremonies. There are also many plazas likely for different ceremonies purpose often accessible by its four sides by a different number of step stairs made of stone bricks.

One thing is for sure is that at this place, were unearthed tombs evidently of their ancient priests, containing marvelous metallurgy, stone and ceramic objects of great beauty and value.


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