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Tipon

Cusco, Peru
+51 984 556 653
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South Valley of the Incas Half-Day Tour from Cusco
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Half-Day Tour of Tipon, Piquillacta and Andahuaylillas from Cusco
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  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Amazing adventure that worth to try! Unbelievable water engineering masterpiece where you will find peace an tranquility

Thank Verónica R
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Another good option is visit the south valley of Cusco, also is a a good alternative visit the Sacred Valley, these two valleys contain the best landscapes you can find in Cusco, too much culture and delicious food, without no doubt not to be missed,...More

Thank pitersonri184
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Took a Bus for 1.50 Soles from the center of Cusco. The hike through Inka Way was amazing with spectacular view from the height. If you can't find the way to reach the top the locals would be happy to assist you.

Thank Backpackways
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Similar to Moray but based on a square design rather than curves. The stonework is in very good condition and the distribution of water throughout the site adds to its attractiveness. Great views of the surrounding area from the Inca site

Thank boaster
Reviewed September 18, 2016

This is an optional tour on the Friendly Planet and we did not enjoy as much as others. It cost $60U S dollars. Though it is a place to see the Inca terraces and their water distribution systems still working it is more spectacular for...More

Thank Lv2T
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We visited Tipon as part of the Cusco and Sacred Valley tours. The history was interesting and the landscapes were beautiful. I would recommend visiting this site as part of the Cusco and Machu Picchu experience!

Thank Gabriela L
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

This was one of our favorite sites in Peru. Beautiful terraces and Inca water features in a gorgeous setting with no crowds. It's a nice walk to the top with beautiful vistas all around. Very significant history, a guide would enhance your experience. A very...More

Thank canada777-1207
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Tipon is a terraced site for Incan agriculture where much of the irrigation has been restored so you really can see how it functioned. We are very glad to have been able to visit

Thank HappyinNOLA
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Large terraces designed to observe and collect agricultural data. Beautifully landscaped with original Inca irrigation plumbing STILL providing water to the site and the town below! The terrace walls are designed to withstand earthquakes and to reflect sunlight which effectively raises the temperature within the...More

Thank Amir A
Reviewed August 25, 2016

If it's a water system you want to see..that still works and looks awesome, then this is for you. Sometimes it is faster and cheaper to get there via private car or taxi. ASK!!! Have you Tourist ticket and then go and enjoy. The construct...More

Thank domurchu1
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Travelpapi153
June 22, 2017|
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Response from Jackson P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Not much in tipon. The ruins are overrated. on the way back from Machu Picchu, when the train ends in oyantambo, ask your taxi to stop at the maras salt flats.
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Megan D
June 2, 2017|
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Response from Babbs58 | Reviewed this property |
We booked a taxi from our hotel, and he waited for us. It was 99 soles for the day, and he took us to another site as well. Super easy and a great way to get there.
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Lauren6527
August 1, 2016|
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Response from Sam and Linda L | Reviewed this property |
In Cusco there are buses running from the street "Calle San Augustin". Close to the Qorikancha. This takes you right out to Tipon. You will have to wait for a bus with Tipon on it's windscreen. From memory you pay around 2... More
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