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Sacsayhuaman

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Reviewed today via mobile

Any of the Inca ruins are amazing! Our guide was extremely knowledgeable about each place we visited.

Thank metracey2016
Reviewed today via mobile

I loved it! I took the advice of many other reviewers and hired a guide, but I wish I didn't. 50 soles for standing around in the sun listening to boring history for 40 minutes... After the guide left we had a blast exploring. I...More

Thank Scenic729506
Reviewed today

The history of one of the capitals of the Incan civilization was so impressive. It was also very close to our hotel near the Plaza Mayor.

Thank Megan C
Reviewed yesterday

We took a taxi from the town and were so glad we did! Although the distance isn’t great it was totally uphill, which at that altitude is hard going! The only downside was that the entrance fee was 70 soles each (around £17 each) which...More

Thank katherine153
Reviewed yesterday

We spent about 2 hours there with the tour guide. The site is really amazing for the precision in the construction. We really enjoyed it. The weather was a bit cool and windy, so a jacket was needed.

Thank Donald K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the fine examples of Inca walls. They also have free roaming alpacas that gives a character to the place.

Thank Sibelcay
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If your in Cusco most likely your guide will take you here, if he doesn’t you need to go. Truly amazing construction done so long ago it’s hard to believe. Almost better than Machu Pichu.

Thank Ezra S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is great to visit to discover the size of the stones the Incas used to built their wall. It is quite amazing to see it because it is so huge. As well, the site is quite big, and you can see a cave...More

Thank Jérémie P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really nice place to explore. Huge with great views. Didn't have a tour guide but would probably be nicer with one to give more insight. There's no shortage of them on site trying to get your business

Thank Shaun N
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sacsayhuaman in located in the hills surrounding Cusco. If you have arrived in directly to Cusco, planning to visit Machu Picchu and other locales a guided tour of Sacsayhuaman is great way to introduce yourself to what lays ahead. You will see amazing architectural formations...More

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Ana Lucia L
9 May 2018|
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Response from Nitasha J | Reviewed this property |
I believe at the bottom of one entrance there is someone checking your boletas. I am not quite sure that it would be considered a lost and found area. So sorry I couldn’t be of more help but I didn’t see any information... More
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PRZFRED
16 April 2018|
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Response from Sail_Scarlett | Reviewed this property |
I caught a cab to the furthest one Tambomachay, about 10km out of the city and uphill. Then I spent the next few hours walking the 10km back down the road and seeing the sight as I came to them. It was a pretty long day but... More
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PRZFRED
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Response from OneWendy | Reviewed this property |
the horse rides don't take you to Sacsayhuaman but to the Temple of the Moon and of the Monkey. These sites can't be accessed by tourist bus. These ruins are fantastic...few tourists...interesting carvings and caves...my... More
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