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Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo

Ollantaytambo 08676, Peru
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Ollantaytambo 08676, Peru
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a wonderful place to visit before going to Machu Picchu. It is a bit like yummy appetizer before the main meal.

Thank Ula_3dom
Reviewed 6 days ago

We flew from Lima to Cusco in the morning. From the Cusco airport around 10:15, we went outside the airport following a wall on the right side. We hailed a taxi on the street..10 Zoles took us to the Colectivo Estacion at the Calle Pavitos,...More

Thank michaelwong2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at a hotel with a spectacular view of these ruins and could watch as various groups toured the site. When we entered the site for our own visit we decided not to have a guide and to rely on our own prereading about...More

Thank whundas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had hired a private guide prior to our trip to South America. A guide helps you get a better understanding of this amazing ruins Be prepared for hiking up many steps to see beautiful views. If you have bad knees you can hike only...More

Thank judystephen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the great wonders of the world. 65 ton stones on the top of a mountain- with joints so tight a hair won't fit between them.

Thank Jwvv
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the great sights of Ollantaytambo. However, it is not self-explanatory and contains some mysteries, so get a guide to explain it for you, if possible. It is also somewhat physically challenging because a visit involves a lot of climbing and descending at high...More

Thank Madmonk_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ollantaytambo Archeological Park is an awe inspiring place as you walk through thousands of stones weighing tons and perfectly cut and arranged on top of each other. It is however a challenging walk all the way to the Sun temple with steep steps and its...More

Thank Kids O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with friends and for and afternoon. It’s good scenery, but we didn’t hire a guide and there is very little written information onsite. I had to Wikipedia the significance of the site, but feel I missed out on learning about various details...More

Thank j m
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is mystical in the ingenious work done by the Inca to create the terraces and the the harness the wind blowing around the mountain to preserve their crops. But much more fascinating is the giant megalithic stone blocks located at the top of...More

Thank Barry V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I unfortunately arrived during the middle of a massive 2 day fiesta and literally the streets were awash with urine. It completely spoilt my night there and i couldn't wait to leave. It is a pity because it is a beautiful old town with fresh...More

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MimiS2004
9 August 2017|
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Response from Josh217233 | Reviewed this property |
Private guide gives insights not readily apparent if not fully aware of the depth of history attached to site, go with the guides
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kimbM2767PG
6 January 2017|
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Response from machupicchuwillka | Property representative |
40 min approximately by a local transportation
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ChipperNTravel
4 January 2017|
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Response from JaneTucson | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Yucay, near Ollantaytambo so it was a short ride. We had private guide so this won't help you as he picked us at 9. I would imagine we got there by 10:30 or so after some stops at Pisac. Going into the town is... More
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