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Sacsayhuaman

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All reviews sexy woman huge stones impressive site great view of cusco stone work stone walls great site amazing ruins cristo blanco machu picchu inca ruin walk up zig zag well worth the visit inti raymi inca architecture cusco city
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is an archeological place that with a good guide is an outstanding experience! The imperial inca megalithic structure is one of a kind!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pnogues
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice place but I felt a little affected by the altitude and couldn't appreciated. Be sure you take a guide to explain.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank maridiu
Reviewed yesterday

More interesting than Machu Pichu. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable, highly recommend. You need about an hour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank brysonalex
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Explanations vary across guides but all are interesting. Location alone fascinating. You do need to walk to appreciate

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 428rachelk
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I visited twice, first on our own and then with a tour. I'll try to provide info that is NOT included in the reports of others, most of which is good information and doesn't require repeating. First, a little perspective: After we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ganfo
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must see in cusco. Make sure you walk to all of the areas and not just the wall. It is huge! We chose to walk back down after. One of my favorite days.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gooberlicious3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The tour guide from the red sightseeing bus made the visit to this ceremonial complex an unforgettable one. We listened to the stories of how these tones of rocks were moved and arranged in what’s an amazing work of engineering and architecture. We also relaxed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Maggie C
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is located very close by to cusco city, we were walking, we arrived in 30 minutes, we stay like 3 hours there, this is very nice place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Daniela H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely views of the city of Cusco from up here, nice walks. It is well worth the short taxi ride (15 mins). The stones used for these buildings are beyond belief.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Coletteaob
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a massive archaeological site that required lots of walking. Very large rock terracing - no cement - to create an enormously interesting place - of worship? Living? Temple? Wonderful too for picnics and an annual festival attracting thousands of people.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 3australian
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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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