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Address: Cusco 08000, Peru
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$ 91.00*
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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 Afternoon City Tour

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This area was part if a very full afternoon trip. Having our guide was very interesting and I can recommend this place full if history

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This area was part if a very full afternoon trip. Having our guide was very interesting and I can recommend this place full if history

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a huge archaeological site. Many megalithic. There are a number of alpacas on site for photo opportunities. Although not far from Cusco centre, it is better to take transportation rather than walk to the site

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Georgetown, Canada
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The breadth of this historic temple is amazing. The size of the stones used in its construction are unbelievable. A must see, with a guide who can give you its history.

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We walked up from the town and really was not that far. Picked up a guide at the entrance who was ok but not great - cheap anyway and at least he took us to the major attractions rather than just wondering around. Nice view ofter the city.

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Lima, Peru
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31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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One of my special places in Cusco. Is unbearable how they can move some huge rock with out having our technological advances. A must if you plan to visit Cusco

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Concord, New Hampshire
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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Sacsayhuaman is an Incan ruin within walking distance from the Plaza de Armas of Cusco. It's amazing to view the huge boulders that were carved so expertly by the Incans. The cost to see the ruins is a minimum of 70 soles (about $22), but this also gets you into 3 other places that we weren't able to go to.... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very large park with an amazing view of Cusco! The park consist of a few acres of perfectly interlocking Inca boulders some weighing more than 128 Tons!! The scenic overlook allows you to view the entire sacred valley and Cusco!

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

These ancient ruins are beautiful, and adjacent to the Cristo de Blanco, overlooking Cusco. It was well worth the visit. I took a cab up to the Cristo de Blanco, then visited Sacsayhuaman, and walked back down to the Plaza de Armas. Taking a cab was a good idea due to the thin mountain air of Cusco, especially if is... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You can walk here easily from the Plaza de Armas (and you should). Incredible views of the city and an interesting ruin. Don't forget to bargain with the guides that will approach you when you get close to the gate.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great start to get acclimitized before Inca trail hikes. It's only a couple of hours hike from Cusco city centre. I walked from my hotel, which was at the city centre and went all the way to the mountain. The site is very impressive. It obviously is nothing like sachu push or other sites at the sacred... More 

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