Choquequirao and Machupicchu were personal royal residences of the Inca Tupac Yupanqui, which represented his power and acquired all their symbolic significance and importance after the death of the sovereign.
Is a project which aims to bring a new access route to the Inca city of Choquequirao. To that end the project will unite two regions along the canyon, from the village of Kiuñalla, located in the Huanipaca district and that of Yanama in the district of Santa Teresa.
The Apurimac canyon is 166km from Cusco, around three hours and thirty minutes by car, and one of the deepest in Peru, possibly the world. It is the natural boundary between the Apurimac and Cusco regions.