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After wandering for a while around Cuzco's Centro Historico I'd decided to take a little walk to the ruins I've spotted two days earlier, on my way from Pisac. Weather was just fine, so I thought that little stroll outside of the town and away of its crowds would be good idea.…
The best thing about this site is the location. Beautiful views of the mountains in all directions. The site itself was fair, it’s mostly just small walls and foundations. I wouldn’t make a special trip up just for this.
Our guide Carlos from the agency Bioandean Expeditions On the route from Cuzco to Puno, our bus tour group stopped in Pukara. Our guide Carlos from the Bioandean Expeditions agency took us to this enthusiastic terrace pyramid that is a bit difficult. But with explanation,…
Day trip around the Sacred Valley, you can't miss this set of ruins on the trek. Great to see the architecture and surrounds.
This archaeological site is a fortress in a strategic location, dominating the surrounding territory and protecting the main road entering Cusco. The strategic location indicates a military function and its use as a customs house for controlling entry into the Inca’s imperial…