Lost city of ‘cloud people’ found in Peru

From The Telegraph: Lost city of ‘cloud people’ found in Peru.

Archaeologists have discovered a lost city carved into the Andes Mountains by the mysterious Chachapoya tribe.

The settlement covers some 12 acres and is perched on a mountainside in the remote Jamalca district of Utcubamba province in the northern jungles of Peru’s Amazon.

The buildings found on the Pachallama peak are in remarkably good condition, estimated to be over 1,000 years old and comprised of the traditional round stone houses built by the Chachapoya, the ‘Cloud Forest People’.

The area is completely overgrown with the jungle now covering much of the settlement but explorers found [continue, see photo].

2 thoughts on “Lost city of ‘cloud people’ found in Peru

  1. The text of the article talks about the “traditional round stone houses” but the photo shows a peaked roof and rectangular, linear walls. I wonder….

  2. Sorry, those are fake news. The photo is not from Pachallama is from Revash, a group of maosoleums located in Chachapoyas, a very known touristic place in Peru. There is no evidence that prove the existence of this new city. If you read Spanish, you can read my analisis in:


Comments are closed.