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Ingapirca Ruins: Tours & Tickets

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Ingapirca or “Wall of the Inca” is one of the most important ruin complexes in Ecuador, which many archaeologists theorize was once used for religious purposes.
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Ingapirca 030356, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there by bus and the views were unbelievable. In Ingapirca our group was too big, better would have been to devide it into three and it was only in spanish. There were guideposts in english which we read. There were lamas which suited well...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tukano
Reviewed 21 August 2019

We visited on a rainy day - that may have impacted how I saw the site, but while it was interesting, I just didn't find it all site itself all that impressive. It was about a 2 hour drive from Cuenca. The entrance fee was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Linette L
Reviewed 1 August 2019 via mobile

Awesome place to visit with friend and family !! My daugther and I love history great local tour guide .

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Cristina8104
Reviewed 30 June 2019

Charming historic park with amazing ruins from the Incas. The incas had a huge influence on the culture of this part of Ecuador. You will need a guide to help you interpret the various parts of the Park. WE were there when is was foggy...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Andrea90401
Reviewed 6 April 2019

We decided to take a bus from the terrestiere terminale. The bus leaves at 9 am. Get there early and find the right company in the 1 section. The cost was $7 round trip and the bus takes you to the ruin and then leaves...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank beachhowlers
Reviewed 14 March 2019

The place is a bit hard to get. To call it an archaeological site is a bit difficult. Because the "ruins" are from 1500s. There seems to be only the stones as far as original material is concerned. Of course Ecuadorians are proud of their...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank h0tel_buster
Reviewed 2 March 2019

A well laid out site, easy to walk around with actual pathways and grass. The original footprints of the buildings are accessable and give an understanding of how life was in those days. The Temple remains are very interesting. There are boards with brief information...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thecatsmum4
Reviewed 25 February 2019

Just go already and stop looking at reviews. It is an ancient Inca site. How many of those have you seen? Even if a lot, this place is a big deal. Stop reading this review and go!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 21 February 2019 via mobile

It’s pretty easy to get the public bus to Ingapirca. The bus leaves from Terminal Terrestre by the airport - this is a short walk from the old town. The departures section of the bus station is divided into 4 sections. The bus to Ingapirca...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 11katie
Reviewed 20 February 2019

We found the ruins interesting. We waited for the English speaking tour It was a combined English/Spanish speaking tour and the guide always did the Spanish first. She always said much more in Spanish than in English and did not even explain how the solar...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rebeca D
10 January 2015|
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$2/person. Included a guided group tour by a site employee.