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Reviewed yesterday

Regardless of your religion or belief system, this site is indeed inspiring. Visit costs nothing, other than the trek to get there.

Thank Tourist54220
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would not make a special trip to see the statue; it is a major letdown if you have seen Christ the Redeemer in Rio. It is close to Sacsayhuaman and the view there is very similar I would skip this stop if on a...More

Thank FunOnly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went up by UBER and walked down through San Blas. The statue is cool and the view is worth the trip. The walk back down to town along the stream was easy.

Thank Rich M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

went here for a scenic view of Cusco. it's quite a hike up so make sure you take your time because you will get winded from the altitude. there's no signage along the way - kinda have to use google or maps me for directions....More

Thank Teresa V
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

It's a big (ish) statue with spooky eyes :-) thats about it - it's behind a rather crude fence and there's no signage giving history or anything. But it's worth a trip up to look at it even if just for the stunning views down...More

Thank DRD01
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Even though the guide told us the story of this statue it was not quite clear or I did not get it. Why would a Muslim woman make a statue of Christ as a token for her beloved? That seems to me like a gift...More

Thank Martha N
Reviewed 31 December 2017

The view is worth the trip. However, there is nothing else to explain the history or tell the strory. However, the surrounding area has many interesting Incan sites - worth the trip with a guide to explain things.

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Bearing in mind that it is at 3700 altitude, not an easy walk. But worth it, to get fantastic view. And helps to acclimatise.

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 18 December 2017

You can skip a visit to Rio by just stopping by here. Many of the details are the same as its larger brother.

Thank Tracy_ANTCC
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This was an amazing site worth seeing. As we headed out of Cusco, we visited the statue, which is perfectly preserved and well-taken care of. It was so uplifting to see the valley down below. It made the large city look small. There was something...More

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