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Address: Cusco 08000, Peru
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Well worth the time. Amazing area. We stayed in Cusco and as part of our preparation for getting acclimated to the thin air we took a taxi to Sacsayhuaman. The site was very well... read more

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Brookfield
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Well worth the time. Amazing area. We stayed in Cusco and as part of our preparation for getting acclimated to the thin air we took a taxi to Sacsayhuaman. The site was very well kept with wonderful views of the area.

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Thank strydes
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The walk up to Sacsayhuaman is nice. There are cobblestone streets, then daisies galore, a stream, and llamas! Then the actual ruins are quite impressive too. Do this before Machu Picchu if you can....because these ruins will dwarf in comparison to MP. You will appreciate Sacsayhuaman more if you go before you go to MP.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Impressive walls of huge rock. Views to and over Cusco - looks like you can see forever! You must walk up the short incline to the top to get the best views.

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Amazing stuff all round. Worth the trip up the hill. You can catch cheap local busses to Santiago a Christo and walk a ver little way to Sacsayhuaman

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I went to the park after experiencing Machu Picchu. The architecture was impressive and the boulders were massive. The view of Cusco City was impressive. Saw several alpaca!

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North Conway, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
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Wonderful place to experience the hard work and dedication the Incas had to create such a place. It is incredible to see the size of the stones used to construct the walls, and the fact it still stands after these many hundred years without the use of mortar. The actual size of the stones invokes thoughts of the construction of... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we went for a walk thorugh thius place and we spent an afternoon appreciating all this amazing place we could not explain how the incas did all this great fortress

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Weatherford, Texas
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5 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took a small van with another couple and tour guide to visit the ruins and see the enormous rock walls that are cut to fit as if they were done using a laser. No idea how ancient people could cut and fit the 50 ton stones with the tools that we believe they had available. Glad we had a guide... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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Incredible views over the entire city of Cusco. Beautiful stretches of green with llamas and alpacas grazing. It's a fairly short (uphill) walk to get the best views. Well worth a visit if only for the views through! Would recommend and would happily return!

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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A lot to learn and a nice place to take a break from the busy central Cusco. The place has a lot of photogenic spots.

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