24 June 2019
Monday, June 24 2019 – Celebration of the Sun God for the Incas “Inti Raymi” in Cuzco Peru. This year the Inca will be represented by David Anca and the Coya by Norbina Gallegos both natives of Cusco. Approximately 750 are the Cusqueños who participate in this spectacle of folk dances and songs in the Quechua language.
Its celebration was prohibited during the Spanish Viceroyalty because it was considered contrary to Catholic faith. In the year 1944 the President of Peru Manuel Pardo Ugarteche reinstated the festivity. It was declared a Cultural Patrimony of the Nation in the year 2001.
The staging will also take place in the Coricancha and in the Plaza de Armas of Cusco. Main stage is in the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman with capacity for 3859 people.
Emufec tickets Orange & Red Tribune $ 160. Children & tourist guides $ 80. Green Tribune $ 110. Children & tourist guides $ 55.