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The Intipata ruins are recenlty discovered agricultural terraces. Inhabitants may have once used the terraces as a walking path to Machu Picchu.
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

We had been talking about going there for more than 50 years... and were not disappointed! Had to go basck in again after lunch and enjoy more of the magic of this fabulous site, The view, the craftmanship, the atmosphere, the mystery of it all!

Thank ottocloss
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I climbd these steps while on tour in Lima, Cuzco, and Machu-pichu. The whole experience is exhilirating, especially if you like ancient history, like I do.

Thank Rosalind E
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Intipata or sun terrace is one of those sites where one can sit for hours and marvel at the stunning view of the mighty Urubamba river and the surrounding valley. We arrived here shortly after 12 pm on the third day of our hike. Although...More

Thank VG1302
Reviewed 22 June 2017

It's so beautiful that you can spend all of your day there. The time passes so fast that before you understand it, is time to go. I wish I had more time here.

Thank terabla2017
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Great views after hard climbing, hiking. Narrow steps built into incredibly steep inclines. Well worth doing if moderately fit.

Reviewed 1 March 2017

This place is certainly one of the seven wonder of the world in my opinion. If you do the trail get ready to walk a lot in any temperature. Humidity is heavy and the sun is tropical. You need strong sunscreen and mosquito repellent.

Thank Fabercas
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Just like most Inca places this is a very nice place to visit. Always special to see where the Inca's where capable of.

Thank IvoDeRooij
Reviewed 13 October 2016

there is a lot of hiking, and a lot of stairs to get to these attractions in machu picchu. be prepared and make sure you are wearing decent shoes.

1  Thank robnkim
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Really interesting farming/research center that the Incas built. You have a choice on the path to take the quick way and get to the camp site in 30 mins or to go through Intipata which adds 2 hours... it's worth it. Extremely steep so not...More

1  Thank nplous32
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Our inca trail group loved this site. Intipata offered great views of the river below. Lots of stairs to climb through this ruin.

Thank chelseasly
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