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Machu Picchu 08000, Peru
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did not particularly like staying in Aguas Calientes (next town) but one advantage was the bus drive up to Machu Picchu - spectacular! We took the afternoon "shift" which was great. Not too busy, beautiful views as sun went down. The actual site of Machu...More

Thank WanderingGekko
Reviewed yesterday

Machu Picchu has always been on our list of must see travel destinations, and we our glad to say that we finally were able to see this amazing place. It is a fascinating place of amazing history - literally on a mountain top. We traveled...More

Thank lisjor
Reviewed yesterday

I did to think that Machu Picchu was going to be so beautiful and amazing. It is worth it to travel 3 hours in a train plus the buses, we did to get tired of much beauty

Thank cath123er
Reviewed 2 days ago

I am shocked at those who write "no big deal" or "what's the attraction"...as if they expected a plastic Disney World like attraction. Such an old and ancient site is incredible to even fathom that this was somehow built high in the mountains by people...More

Thank stevenekuhn
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is remarkable to say the least. We got to Machu Picchu around 6:30am and got some lovely pictures. We were on a guided tour which I found to be very informative. It lasted nearly 2 hours. After the tour, I re-entered the site...More

Thank sweetmaynard
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was alot to get prepared ahead of time. Buying either Group A or Group B tickets off the official government website. Then getting train tickets that correlate with your entrance times. And getting round trip bus tickets, which you do when you get to AC....More

Thank Meghan G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Machu Picchu is a must-see destination if you have the opportunity! It is spectacular! We tried to get there for the sunrise, but just missed it because there were a lot of others waiting for buses to catch the sunrise, too. We had a guide...More

Thank johnmD6864BS
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A magical place that obviously can be done in one too many ways but considering that we had our small children with us (8 & 9 years old) my dream to visit Machu Picchu after a two or four day hike would have to be...More

2  Thank morelia
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went for my 50th birthday with my two sons and a friend. We did the 4 Day trek with Alpaca Expeditions. It was wonderful, words can't describe it.

1  Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 4 days ago

BE CAREFUL WITH THE SOME GUIDES! Of course Machu Picchu is wonderful to say the least! The trouble are some guides. After paying a lot of money to arrive there the supposed guide simply let me waiting for him in Aguas Calientes. He didn't come...More

2  Thank Valfreire F
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6 August 2017|
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Response from MandA2012 | Reviewed this property |
As of August 11, 2017, they were not enforcing the rules about having a guide, and you could enter without one. There were multiple guides standing at the front gate (apparently there are 1500 licensed guides for MP) and we... More
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4 August 2017|
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Response from rollinsthomas | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Dave O | Reviewed this property |
Very busy in the mornings but much better in the afternoons