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Reviewed 2 days ago

I took the collectivo 1Sol one way to this places 1st: Tambomachay- just a stroll towards this aqua duct system. There's a path that goes up the opposite way so you can see how it looks like from above 2nd: Puka-Pukara- from the parking lot/entrance...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Among the ruins close to Cuzco, saqsayhuaman wins by far! However to combine the ruins by walking was a nice advice we got. We took a taxi here and walked down through the woods (maps.me app is necessary!). Its a nice afternoon expedition and on...More

Thank Joost N
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the two days in Cusco before a 4 day/3 night hike, it was recommended that we see the ruins just outside of Cusco. We took a relatively short (and slightly terrifying taxi ride) to Tambomachay with the intention of walking back down to see...More

Thank lapril24
Reviewed 1 week ago

the same inka motives come more and more times until you are fed up of them. go there only if you have a special interest.

Thank bestsZagreb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another of the Inca sites near Cusco; not too far from Sacsayhuaman. This is much more serene with a lovely fountain visited after a short walk. Very much liked this visit.

Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Usually combined with a tour of Sacsayhuaman, and a few other smaller sites, Qenqo (Q'inqo) and Puka Pukara, this is probably the most interesting of the three smaller sites. A short hike up a roadway, past some small canals (high elevation - huff/puff) leads you...More

Thank TravelHappy237
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since this was part of our 4 site ticket, we decided to take a look. Some believe that Tambomachay was an Incan shrine to water (some kind of aquaducts system), whilst others think that it was a military outpost guarding the entrance to Cusco. Tambomachay...More

Thank Sanders3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not very big but a nice stroll to see some waterfalls of this Inca ruin. In combination with Puca Pucara, Qenqo and Sacsayhuamán it still is a nice half day tour and good use of your BTC. Get a private taxi so you are not...More

Thank Bert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small Inca ruin near to Cusco, the main point of interest being the complex of water paths. Worth a quick look while on the way to e.g. Sacsayhuaman. You'll get more from the site if you have a tour guide.

1  Thank LeeStJohn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like other travelers have said this is very small & not really worth a trip/stop. We stopped here on a half day Cusco tour so it wasn't completely out of the way for us since we were going to Sacsayhuaman, but if you don't see...More

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Response from 666Nomad_2012 | Reviewed this property |
I would allow about 1.5 to 2 hours at this site unless you are really serious about exploring the ruins and need to see every detail. As this was the umpteenth Inca ruin on my itinerary I didn't see the need to spend a lot... More