The Eastern Cordillera mountains on the way from Cusco (Cuzco) to Machu
Picchu. The mountain steppe - puna is in the middle altitude zone of the slope (about 3000
meters above sea level).
The height of the peaks are 5000 m above sea level. The eastern slopes of the Central
Andes, or Sierra, Cusco (Cuzco) Department, Eastern Peru Julia A. Kalinkina, January (summer) 2008
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