Ruins in Tilcara


This reconstructed pre-Columbian fortification is 1km south of the center across an iron bridge. Its situation is strategic, commanding the river valley both ways and, though the site was undoubtedly used earlier, t…
Museum in Tilcara

Museo Arqueológico

This well-presented collection of regional artifacts in a striking colonial house has some pieces from the pucará fortification just south of the center, and exhibits give an insight into the life of people living a…