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Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu, Peru
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Machu Picchu, Peru
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Reviewed 11 January 2011

It was much bigger than I thought it would be. The most impressive was that it had lived trough all earthqakes. And if you cllimbed up where the Inka trail is ended you have one of most wonderful view in the world.

Thank stigge
Reviewed 3 January 2011

I felt obliged to mention Percy Salas (smunditur@hotmail.com), a Tour Guide around Cusco, Urubamba Valley, Machu Picchu. Any and all of these locations hold so many impressive sites! But having a tour guide as Mr. Salas added so much to the experience. His knowledge of...More

2  Thank Nothingmore
Reviewed 23 December 2010

My brother and I visited Machu Picchu in November, the very beginning of the rainy season. While it rained before we boarded the buses from Aquas Caliente it had stopped by the time we reached the park entrance. Although there was a lot of cloud...More

2  Thank WCLaw
Reviewed 22 December 2010

I recommend traveling to Machu Picchu for everyone! Make sure you get up 4.30am of that morning if you are staying the town of Aguas Calientes. If you have already purchased your tickets for entry and your bus tickets you should aim to be outside...More

2  Thank Brisben83
Reviewed 5 November 2010

After an amazing but challenging 4 day trek, we arrived at Machu Picchu. I would strongly recommend if you are planning to see this site to do the trek first. The guides and porters were amazing people and were learnt so much about the inca's...More

Thank AMFWiltshire
Reviewed 29 October 2010

I traveled to Machu Picchu the last week of September 2010. The weather was perfect every day. It has been a dream to go as I'm fascinated by the ancient Incan culture. Words and photos cannot describe the stunning beauty of the Andes mountains. Every...More

3  Thank TravelBears
Reviewed 29 October 2010

Went to Machu Picchu for July 4th 2010 weekend. Flew from Washington DC overnight Thursday/Friday, spent Saturday at Machu Picchu, flew back on Sunday. Very busy schedule but you simply cannot miss this experience in life before you die! The train journey (yes, train is...More

1  Thank pmdaykin
Reviewed 24 October 2010

Spent 4 nights in Cusco/Machu Picchu - 3 nights Cusco with 1 night MP in the middle. This would work well to assist in acclimatisation (see our other blog on altitude sickness for what worked for us). Took train from Poroy rather than Ollantaytambo. Train...More

Thank McKBergin
Reviewed 16 October 2010

We did the 4 day trek on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu in April, 2010, just a few weeks after it re-opened after the floods. On the last day, you hike in the dark to get to the Gate of the Sun (Intipunku) early....More

Thank CityGal212
Reviewed 12 October 2010

The site visit is worth all the effort and certainly is a trip for your "bucket list". The ruins are fascinating. The trek up Huayna Picchu is an excellent way to get awesome views. The buses from Aquas Calientes load up VERY early so get...More

1  Thank 1Scooter
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Wiwiek T
18 January 2018|
Response from Matt P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Wiwiek! You will have an amazing time. We are based in Australia and used Lyn Taylor's Adventure Travel who put us in touch with a freelance guide through all of Peru and everything was amazing, but guides are all... More
15 January 2018|
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Response from Matt P | Reviewed this property |
We visited in November and despite forecasts for rain, it was beautiful and sunny in the morning. Absolutely spectacular, then a storm came in during the afternoon. The weather changes there very quickly, so everyone saying... More