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The Site of Ciudad Perdida, Arts and culture, Colombia
The Site of Ciudad Perdida

The 'Ciudad Perdida' is the archaeological site of an ancient city in Sierra Nevada, Colombia. It is believed to have been founded some 650 years before Machu Picchu

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Discover The Site of Ciudad Perdida

The archaeological site of Ciudad Perdida (the lost city), south of Santa Marta, was discovered in 1975. This city would have been the centre of the Tayrona culture from the 6th to the 13th century. Note, you have to walk up 1,200 steps to get there!

The Site of Ciudad Perdida

The Site of Ciudad Perdida , Colombia
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