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High on a hill lives a lonely condor

As viewed from Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor) in the tourist centre of Puno (where the... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2018
seagullrob
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Brisbane, Queensland
A Huge Bird

Its a huge bird visible from the city centre but in order to get a close up view or getting up real... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
Patrick S
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a taxi to the base of the stairs of Conroe Hill. We hiked up the stairs which took some effort at this elevation of about 13,000 ft. The views of Puno and Lake Titicaca are phenomenal. I recommend this short trip to the...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I went there by Walking from the City centre. You Need Maybe 30 until 45 minutes to get there. Going up several stairs you can Enjoy the Panorama of the City. Furthermore you can go up the Tower to the Condor to be a few...More

Thank Robin K
Reviewed April 14, 2018

As viewed from Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor) in the tourist centre of Puno (where the Catedral/Cathedral is) are two hills - one has an Inca statue of Manco Cápac, the creator of the Inca empire (on Huajsapata Hill), the other has this statue of...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Just beware of the few hundreds of steps you need to climb to get there, and don't go there at night.

Thank jortalv
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Its a huge bird visible from the city centre but in order to get a close up view or getting up real close one needs to climb many many steps thus recognizing the work required that elevation we very smartly did not go up.

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed August 6, 2017

The stairs are about 10 minutes walk from the Plaza de Armas, and then you climb 500 meters (>1500 ft) of stairs to the large condor statue... Definitely not something to do if you are suffering from altitude sickness, but the views are incredible (there...More

Thank Kat K
Reviewed July 11, 2017

it was a great workout and a good view, but nothing that fantastic. enjoy the attitude and the increase heart rate.

Thank yvette-yves
Reviewed May 27, 2017

The walk up the stairs was quite a hike up. But the views are amazing and we took our time. We went with our guide since he said he wasn't sure if was safe for us to walk up there by ourselves.

Thank venisonking
Reviewed March 21, 2017

You can walk to the bottom of the steps from Plaza Del Armes in 10 mins or so then taking the 620 steps, 50 at a time for a rest, you can see a magnificent view of Puno and the lake . It is safe,...More

Thank sigsearle
Reviewed February 4, 2017

You will need to sweat a lot in order to reach the Condor, is excellent if you visit them in the morning. I suggest you to leave from your hotel at 5am in order to avoid the sun.

Thank George L
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