Cusco: Polygonal wall at the fortress of Saksaywaman

Polygonal wall at the fortress of Saksaywaman in Cusco, Peru

Polygonal wall at the fortress of Saksaywaman in Cusco, Peru

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Polygonal Wall
The polygonal wall shown in the is part of the fortress of Saksaywaman located near Cusco, Peru. Some of the polygonal shaped stones have as many as 12 internal angles. Even with multiple angle stones, the Inca were able fit them together perfectly. They learned some of the techniques from the cultures, such as the Kilke, existed before them.

Visit: Cusco, Inca, Pre-Inca, and Peru

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