Qunchupata, Ayacucho

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Location Peru, Ayacucho Region
Region Andes
Area 30.492,28 square metres[1]
Designation National Cultural Heritage of Peru, 1988[1]

Qunchupata (Quechua qunchu muddy, pata step, bank of a river,[2] "muddy step" or "muddy bank", hispanicized spelling Conchopata, also Qonchopata) is an archaeological zone in Peru. It is located in the Ayacucho Region, Huamanga Province, Ayacucho District, the site was declared a National Cultural Heritage (Patrimonio Cultural) of Peru by Resolución Directional Nacional No. 458-98-INC on December 15, 1998.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Normas Legales §161, Resolución Directional Nacional No. 458/INC
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary) see qunchu and grado

Coordinates: 13°09′23″S 74°12′28″W / 13.1564°S 74.2077°W / -13.1564; -74.2077