SHORT INCA TRAIL 2019
THE INCA TRAIL WAS A MASTERWORK OF 40 000 KM
Cusco, capital of the Inca Tahuantinsuyo and home state, was the center of divergence and convergence of the most important and known, until now, the trunk road network Andean world: , departing the four Inca roads by way of a cross. For this feature was known as the center and «Navel of the World» Tawantinsuyo. These roads were the parameters of social and spatial organization of the Inca city.
Roads not only pursuing economic, political and administrative functions, but also had roles parameters and spatial organization, urban and symbolic. There were other equally important secondary roads by their features and functions that articulated cultural spaces and multiple ecosystems.