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Address: Cusco, Peru
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$85.00*
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Private Cusco City Tour Including Main Archaeological Sites
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Private Cusco City Tour Including Workshop or Spa Session

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Near the center of Cusco

We booked a guided private tour at the entrance. This way you learn much more about the history of the place. We took taxi to go up to the Sacsayhuaman and then walked back down... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Oulu, Finland
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Oulu, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a guided private tour at the entrance. This way you learn much more about the history of the place. We took taxi to go up to the Sacsayhuaman and then walked back down to the city center.

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is good, but it is possible to get much more from it than I did. I visited as part of the city tour. This was good, but I had to by a two day pass for about 40 minutes. Therefore, if you take the city tour, which is good, do not do it on your last day. Instead,... More 

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Thank Matthew W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The most amzing think thing is the earthquake 'proof' wall design of interlocking irregular stones to distribute force differently.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Worth going and the history of it all is just amazing. Good views, can be windy and culturally enriching

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Thank GwenLee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A lot of excercise but it was great. Great view. You have to go with hats and comfortable shoes. I will not recomend for wheelchair

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of my favorite Inka sites just outside of Cusco. Just the size of the stones used in the making this Temple/ Fortress is unbelievable. Stones weighing over 100 tons plus, Your imagination can not begin to understand the methods used to accomplish this task. Early mornings are always good to see this site and figure about two... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Most of the ruins are all reconstructed (even MP), so really you are coming up here for the view of the city from high up. It is great on a clear day as you can even see the snowy Peaks of the Andes. It is part of your 10 day pass tour bolleta, and a steep hike from the plaza.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing architecture by Incans with great views of Cuzco. We had to stop a few times on the way up, but it was beautiful!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really cool place to see and experience. Recommend getting a guide to explain what you're looking at to really understand the significance of this place. Very touristy and crowded so visit early/late in the day or in shoulder season.

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Chengdu, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great climb through old, narrow and steep streets. Architecture and buildings provide glimpse of Inca's building and organizational skills. Huge stones joined by skilled builders with little clue how the Inca's got them there from far off quarries.

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