Discover the Mysterious Inca Ruins at Moray — Kated

You will come to realise the intelligence and innovative ideas of the Inca Empire at the ruins of Moray. As you approach the circular terraces, you may at first consider them to appear like a Roman amphitheatre. Yet, these Inca ruins were, in fact, an agricultural research laboratory.

Your guide will explain how the Incas studied temperature variation and tested crop varieties at this site. It’s a true work of ancient science, and one that will leave you in awe of how ahead of their time the Incas truly were.

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