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Address: Machu Picchu, Peru
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 12:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$ 115.00*
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Machu Picchu Private Guided Tour from Aguas Calientes
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US$ 147.00*
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Machu Picchu Entrance with Lunch at Tinkuy Buffet Restaurant
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US$ 399.00*
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Full Day Tour of Macchu Picchu on the Vistadome Train

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Machu Picchu comes with very high expectations and I believe meets them easily. I won't comment on the scenery as everyone knows what it's like. I'd rather help people understand... read more

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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Machu Picchu comes with very high expectations and I believe meets them easily. I won't comment on the scenery as everyone knows what it's like. I'd rather help people understand that it's easy to do without joining a tour before you come. Sure you need to do some pre booking in the busy periods but we've just been in January... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best mountain in the world, machupicchu has everything you could dream and it is amazing how the Incas could built such a city, amazing

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Caledon, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent two days exploring the amazing work of the Inca's and the restorations of the Peruvian people. The craftsmanship was unreal and the views were spectacular. The terrain is manageable for the majority but the climb can be strenuous.

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We bought our entry tickets to Machu Picchu (as well as Wayna Picchu, also referred to as Huayna Picchu) through the American travel company 'Adventures Within Reach' (ask for Barb). We received both the Peru rail and entry tickets from the AWR rep in Cusco prior to leaving for Machu Picchu and it was one of our best experiences of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Machu picchu was basicaly the reason we flew from Europe to South America and it was worth it. We re glad we paid for a guided tour. This place is absolutely breathtaking and its not as physically demanding as we expected. I mean,stairs are uneven and one has to take care,but no several hour hike needed to get there. Hotel... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had to wake up early in the morning but as the spanish saying goes "a quien madruga, dios le ayuda" Simply amazed by this place, no picture can capture its essence, it's definetly a must do if traveling anywhere near peru. Cons include it being expensive and hard to get to. Even so, having to put in effort to get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Machu Picchu's one of those things you've grown up hearing about and seeing in pictures, so it'll feel familiar the second you arrive. Given that everyone's arriving there with at least a little bit of baggage it's hard to imagine Machu Picchu being actually better than you'd expect...but it is. It's an incredible thing to see, but it's an incredible... More 

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Yorba Linda
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked our trip with Trafalgar tours for December 2016! We knew it would be the rainy season and brought appropriate gear. We also hoped it would be less crowded because we would be there over Christmas. We really liked being on a tour as it made everything so much easier. We took the vista dome train to Aguas Calientes... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Third visit - first with the kids - I love this place. It is very special. Bring very light rain gear and be blown away!

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La Paz, Bolivia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In a time of no cellphones, no wires and no electricity, the Incas spread their messages thanks to the chaskis, people trained to travel through the extensive roads along the empire, the chaskis would go on foot (although they had relays) some messages would travel 240 Km in one day. We decided to go to Machu picchu to celebrate my... More 

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