In the next few weeks surely you will find lots of web sites that talk about Inti Raymi, Inti Raymi in its 2018 edition, the sun festival in Cusco and many other descriptions that refers to the feast that is held in the city of Cusco in Peru.
The Inti Raymi is a festival as everyone says but it’s not just a common festival, Inti Raymi is a reenactment of one of the oldest festivities of the Incan Empire. The ancient settlers of South America had Cusco as their capital city and it’s from here that the Incan Empire was administrated.
The Inti Raymi was held with the purpose to worship, give thanks and ask for the blessings of the Sun God (the sun was known as “Inti” in Quechua), in this festivity the settlers of the empire united to pay tribute under the leadership of the Inca, the Amautas and the main leaders of the different states.
The biggest festivity of the Incas is the INTIRAYMI
The festivity of Inti Raymi was and is today one of the biggest celebrations that takes place in the city of Cusco and this year won’t be an exception. Inti Raymi 2018 promises to give you the magic of the old civilization that in its time achieved to rule and expand through a big part of South America and can only be compared with the ancient Egypt.
Everyone is invited to get to know Cusco and if you visit the city close to the 24th of June you will have the opportunity to see this big celebration. We incite you on a trip to Cusco, to get to know Machupicchu and Inti Raymi 2019. Our travel agency in Peru can help you organize your trips so that you don’t only get to know the sun festival 2018 bit also other beautiful places. Contact us to book Inti Raymi 2019.