Quick Answer: What was the capital of the Inca Empire?

What are the two capitals of the Inca empire?

The Inca civilization arose from the Peruvian highlands sometime in the early 13th century. The Spanish began the conquest of the Inca Empire in 1532 and its last stronghold was conquered in 1572.

Inca Empire.

Realm of the Four Parts Inca Empire Tawantinsuyu (Quechua)
Capital Cusco (1438–1533)
Official languages Quechua

What race were the Incas?

The Inca Civilization

The Incas were a civilization in South America formed by ethnic Quechua people also known as Amerindians.

Why is Machu Picchu sometimes called the Lost City?

Machu Picchu was a city of the Inca Empire. It is sometimes called the “lost city” because the Spanish never discovered the city when they conquered the Inca in the 1500s.

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