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Half-Day Temples and Cusco City Tour
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Private Cusco City Tour Including Main Archaeological Sites
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Cusco 08000, Peru
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place must once have been majestic but in comparison to some of the other archaeological sites we found it a bit of a disappointment. It does however offer good views of Cusco and as its included on the Boleta Touristica, its probably worth coming...More

Thank neomayemer
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unlike Machu Pichu, anyone can tour and learn at these magnificent structures. They are beautifully kept and you can really see how humans could have moved these large stones. If you can't travel to Machu Pichu, be sure to stop here.

Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's amazing how an ancient civilization could build something this massive (with such huge stones) without the modern conveniences of cranes and bulldozers. Still not sure how they managed to move the huge stones such great distances. Unfortunately, the Spaniards used the site as a...More

Thank austinfamilyof4
Reviewed 2 days ago

This site was overlooking Cusco; a car was nice to get there, though I suppose not necessary there were a few people looking like they were walking up the winding road. Nice walking trails and also access to the Jesus statue.

Thank NevadaSoulTrain
Reviewed 2 days ago

I truly enjoyed walking around the ruins with the views down to the city below. The scale of the ruins was huge and definitely worth checking out.

Thank BRDman7
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a charming experience....the bus tour had beautiful traditional music playing during the guides explanation of the area. Wonderful historical experience.... the fresh air during the whole ride and the view at the end is spectacular. A really great laid back activity to get...More

Thank V6590FLjessicaa
Reviewed 2 days ago

All of the Inca sites have their own feel, but the MASSIVENESS of this was unparalleled in my 2 weeks in Peru. Have a guide to explain the layout, history of the area, the engineering and technology it took to build this amazing place. I...More

Thank Stacy E
Reviewed 2 days ago

very close to Cuzco and hence very crowded, this place is one of the best preserved (and renovated) Inca sites in the region. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Didier M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I found it absolutly incredible with how the ancient civilizations created such masterpieces. You can spend hours walking around and admiring the area, the llamas and the amazing views of Cusco.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Seeing the size of the stones that have been used to face the hillside makes you realise what ingenious people the builders were. The site is quite large, and we only had time to look at a fairly small part of it as we visited...More

Thank Bruce H
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chad n
23 May 2017|
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Response from Bryan S | Reviewed this property |
We took a boat to the floating islands saw the local villagers and had our passport stamped. It's pretty cool to see how the make the floating villages and live on the islands.
chad n
22 May 2017|
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Response from Ginna W | Reviewed this property |
never saw one, don't know Peru regs, would seem ok and very cool to me.
8 March 2017|
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Response from KidIcarus08 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't take a bus, we did the City Tour. There are lots of companies that offer the tour, we used the one recommended by our hotel. For $40 per person, we had a half day tour of several sites, with transportation... More