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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ruins are an integral part of what makes up the Machu Picchu and are a must see. You should definitely take the time to descend and walk amongst this beautiful city.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

You could feel the humanity history flowing through your blood vessel! I'd love visiting it again. It's kinda hot when you travel in April

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank minsomean
Reviewed January 28, 2019

Amazing history behind these ruins in the fore front of the mountain, especially if you have a guide with you who can explain the history behind them.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

One experiences these ruins from afar and they make a beautiful vista and part of the incredible tour of this whole area, Enjoy!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Seeing all this history is truely awsome and unbelievable. You just have to sit and take it all in to wonder that you are really there. As other Machu Picchu ruins, take water, hat, walking shoes. Must be able to climb steps, and be fit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maggie O
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Our guide was amazing with all the information he had. To see these ruins and how they have survived over the centuries is amazing. The views were astounding and it was reasonably easy to get around. The bus ride from the town to the ruins...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank laurink172
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Fantastic and as awe inspiring as its publicity. Well organised transport system from nearest town. It does get busy even though there is a limit to the number of visitors each day. Use a guide to get the best from the visit. Lots of walking...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Berdy2014
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Our guide explained alot about these and other ruins. Well worth checking out for sure. Some are slightly eroded but most are really pristine. I love that. Great photos from every corner at all times of the day. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank finesilver
Reviewed June 8, 2018

It is impressive take in the magical feeling and the powerful history that has taken place here. The way of life of the religious and political leaders that lived in this young city. learn about the people and their way of life. How the Conquistadors...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Luis M
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Having done the 1 day hike and arriving late in the afternoon, this was the best and quietest time of the day. We went back in the morning along with the other 2500 and it was still beautiful but challenging to get around all the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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