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Reviewed January 5, 2019

This monument to Pachacuteq was built in 1991. It is dedicated to the great Inca ruler who not only built Cusco but actually transformed the Inca Empire in the mid 1400’s. It is widely thought that Machu Picchu was built as his estate (although no...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda Y
Reviewed December 13, 2018

We saw it when we were in the way to the bus station, this looks nice, this is at the top of a kind of tower, nice view from the top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Daniela H
Reviewed December 8, 2018

An attractive statue monument and outdoor art in the center of town commemorating an important ruler.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed October 31, 2018

I visited on the final day of my tourist ticket’s eligibility, having carefully planned everything out, and it was a nice finale. I felt like I actually learnt some history that I hadn’t heard about before while also not being bombarded by it. A nice...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Cracovian
Reviewed October 4, 2018

It's a statue in the middle of the square so you'll literally have to be blind to miss it. The square is well kept with lots of tourist bars and cafes around it. Even a Starbucks if you look hard enough!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Boho1979
Reviewed September 11, 2018

This guy can't be missed! It is in Cusco and when you drive in you will see it. Ask any Peruvian and they will know who it is! We didn't go inside the museum, but it is part of your Bilteo tourist ticket. If you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jd3sai
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Pachacutec was important for its time. The Museum shows various aspects of his working. After the museum, you know, that the Inka on the plaza de armas ist Pachacutec too

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank infoG1135DY
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The attraction lies halfway towards the airport. Can easily be spotted. its included in the Boleto attractions (if you have the ticket). Interesting history and insights into the Inca civilisation. Views from the top make nice photo opportunities

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ashish G
Reviewed June 17, 2018

The monument of the great Inca Pachacuteq is very interesting attraction, and it was included in our Cusco tourist /s ticket. I felt that the monument has the meaning to Peruvians somewhat similar to the Statue of Liberty meaning to Americans.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joseph K
Reviewed May 24, 2018

You will never miss this monument. As soon as you enter the city of Cusco and you ask your driver who is the person on the statue you will know that this is the statue of the most powerful Inca Ruler. It is just appropriate...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank betty l
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April 5, 2017|
Response from 818robertoe |
No problem. You can get there anytime. the place is a very beautiful square.
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