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Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu, Peru
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The place is amazing, the hike to Huayna Picchu totally worth the effort. But the organization and logistics are terrible. As many others have pointed out, the whole deal is very expensive, and there's little option, it's basically a monopoly (from the transportation point of...More

Thank 4_Vivi_4
Reviewed 2 days ago

Whilst you have seen the pictures in magazines a hundred times, nothing prepares you for that first sight, it is truly breath taking. It is a trek to get there whether by bus or as some mad people do by hiking but well worth the...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Since the last time I visited here many years ago it has now become a mass transit tourist destination swarming with people and sad flies who bite like mad. Well prerved but too much over the top noadays.

Thank SharksSupporter1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Getting there is a whole adventure. The train ride through the valley is just speechless. The bus ride to the top of the ancient city is another experience. Walking through the ruins of the city of Machi Picchu is also speechless. Every detail, every corner,...More

Thank josevalerio
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Although you can arrange this trip by yourself, booking trains, tickets and accommodation, I would recommend to book the whole tour, including the Sacred Valley from a local tour operator. We used Mondo Mapi Adventure, and it was ok. Before going to the actual place,...More

Thank lifmap a
Reviewed 4 days ago

Positives. Fantastic mountain site. Building incredibly well preserved. Negatives. Tourists blight. In last 3 months they have introduced a time limited morning and afternoon ticket and one way system. There are guards which enforce the system, Re-entry after ticket time is not allowed and stay...More

Thank 244petery
Reviewed 5 days ago

According to our hotel manager, she advised us to leave the hotel for the bus station (going up to the Machu Pichuu) at 4:30am. We bought our bus ticket 24US return the night before(taking you from the town to the visitor centre up the hill-...More

Thank michaelwong2014
Reviewed 5 days ago

OK. It was a few months ago that I visited. But the experience is still very vivid. First off, I read reviews of any place I am about to visit. So it is no different here. I was reading several one and two star reviews....More

Thank bigwawao
Reviewed 5 days ago

There was some doubt we would be able to visit the site because a labor dispute over the buses that transport visitors to the entrance was raging in Aguas Caliente. Somehow we were a part of three buses that made their way up the many...More

Thank whundas
Reviewed 6 days ago

Just completed spectacular 11 day trip to Machu Picchu with my son including LIma, Cuzco and the Sacred Valley. All arrangements were made 6 months in advance with Adventures within Reach (AWR). I contacted AWR through their website and was connected to Barbara Collander, who...More

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13 December 2017|
Response from lifmap a | Reviewed this property |
It will be spring by then, so probably 25-27°C. It is usually foggy in the morning, but by 7-8 a.m. the sky is clear and the view WOW.
25 November 2017|
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Response from Bruce H | Reviewed this property |
We went early November. The weather was warm but not too hot, and the crowds were not too bad we were told.
Ally K
20 November 2017|
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Response from Roddek | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ally, The manageress of the Hotel La Pequeña Casita, in Aguas Calientes, was my guide around Machu Picchu. Prior to her appointment at the hotel, she was a qualified tour guide. She was knowledgeable and well versed in... More