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Tipon

Cusco, Peru
+51 984 556 653
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Half-Day Tour of Tipon, Piquillacta and Andahuaylillas from Cusco
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

This place is so underrated based on the amount of people that go there. Do yourself a favour and visit this place. I rate this place #2 (#1 being Machu Picchu obviously). It is a pain to get to and a taxi will cost you...More

Thank Antish R
Reviewed 8 March 2017

One of my best place in Cusco area, visited all historical, arheological and Inka sites, and this is one of the best, because wheather in Machu Picchu was rainy and cloudy I can say that Tipon was even beter. The energy, story and all site...More

Thank Predrag N
Reviewed 25 February 2017

If you are a civil engineer or interested in technical facts, you should visit. This was constructed at about 12 thousand feet above sea level. Many, many terraces. Aqueducts were used to provide water to all areas. Amazing construction in the valley.

Thank wayne m
Reviewed 14 February 2017

After seeing Macchu Picchu this site provides a different image of Pre-Columbian civilizations. Lacking the impressive buildings this site helps you understand the engineering ability of these supposed primitive people. It is a beautiful site, well maintained, not over-reconstructed, providing an understanding of the building...More

Thank thomasbI680DE
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The energy there is amazing, the sound of the water, a sacred special place, and uncrowded too. Worth seeing.

Thank rachelfresco
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It is not very far from Cusco, about half an hour by car and they will not regret it, it is a very beautiful and well kept place they told us that there was the Inca with his wives, they charge to enter

Thank Natalia T
Reviewed 2 February 2017

How to get there: It's a mess! As with most attractions in Peru, getting here can be quite tricky specially bc no one seems to give the same directions twice. We took a bus (no number, but is blue) that goes down Avenida La Cultura,...More

1  Thank Mariano G
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The steep journey up to Tipon was enjoyable. This is a beautiful site, well kept and the views down the valley are magnificent.

1  Thank David139
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The area of the ruins was more manageable than some we visited. I never tire of admiring the terracing and stonework of the Inca

Thank Harvey W
Reviewed 3 January 2017

A very beautiful place near the city of Cusco where the magic of culture and nature are present very beautiful always take care of it

Thank frederic h
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Lauren6527
Where do buses to tipon leave from?
2 August 2016|
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Response from godofthearmadillos | Reviewed this property |
If you take a bus, it will drop you off on the highway and then you must walk up hill to Tipon. Our hostel--Flying Dog--just called a local guy with a car who drove us to site and waited for us for a couple dollars.
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Christine V
Are there guides on location that I may hire there?
15 September 2015|
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Response from CndRod | Reviewed this property |
Agree with Mike from Texas. We also hired a guide from Sacsayhuaman for the day! I am sure there would be one there for any other site(s) you would like to learn about.
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Anahata A
What is the elevation in feet?
14 March 2015|
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Response from REO-LTL | Reviewed this property |
3000 meters or about 9800 feet.
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