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Machu Picchu 08000, Peru
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Reviewed yesterday

Jaw-dropping site,but always and obviously overcrowded..This is one of the most beautiful archeological sites on earth, but sadly one of the most commercially exploited too

Thank lucadambro
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very interesting place to visit. We had a guide who explained the whole history of the place which made it much more enjoyable. The weather was sunny and clear -which made for great photos. We saw 3 llamas here that are supposed...More

Thank jackie100860
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even in the crowds (which aren't nearly as bad in April) and the rain, you can't help but feel overwhelmed by a sense of awe, followed by peace and tranquility. Machu Picchu is probably one of the most amazing combinations of human endeavor and mother...More

Thank heidi j
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A visit to Machu Picchu is most likely the reason you will travel to Peru. It is worth the trip and Peru itself can be an exciting experience. Here are some thoughts to ensure the best experience possible: * A good tour guide that has...More

2  Thank Konacontent
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well... haven't we all dreamed about going to Machu Picchu? I certainly had done so. I am glad I went, but you need to know the downsides before you travel there! First the good news - the views and history are worth the visit. I...More

Thank TravelTheWorld_048
Reviewed 3 days ago

I never thought i would be able to visit this amazing place!! MP was amazing and stunning..i visited during the rainy season, but on the day i went there, the sky was clear !..it rained the next day..

2  Thank Sondt
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is not much to write about Machu Picchu, the view and the story behind it (watch a doc before you go there or read about it) explain everything. That place was on top of my list, the number one in my bucket list. My...More

Thank Flyngdtchmn
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yep it was as good as, and better than I hoped. Just getting to Machu Picchu itself is an adventure - train, bus journey up the switchbacks and a little hike. Simply brilliant. We spent two days exploring the site (staying over at Aguas Calientes)....More

Thank LeeStJohn
Reviewed 4 days ago

MP is now quite touristy and not very well controlled - they let in much more than 2500 visitors a day unlike what they claim, as a result of which everywhere is quite noisy and people don't quite follow the rules of the place. All...More

Thank Minister-of-Food
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited Machu Picchu in May 2017 like a part of my trip The best of Peru which I did with Viator partner Machu Picchu latin Amerika. Amazing service. But now for Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu is an ancient inka's city in great Andes. This...More

1  Thank Miss S
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Schelle M
We would like to go there on February, how is the weather?
14 June 2017|
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Response from Alissa D | Reviewed this property |
I visited last month and our G Adventures guide told us that the worst time to visit Machu Picchu is February because it is the rainiest month and the roads become very dangerous. Not only that but a rained out trip can... More
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Nancy F
How "in shape" do you have to be? I can walk with no problem. Climbing might be a little harder but am looking at the altitude also. Does this play a big role in breathing and difficulty with exertion. My husband and I are in our mid 50s and not big exercise buffs!
7 June 2017|
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Response from pilarplmn | Reviewed this property |
Even the ruins have quite a bit of climbing, actually more like lots of steps, but if you take your time, you should be able to see everything comfortably. I wouldn't advise attempting any "real" climbing including the... More
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Dianne W
Best time of year to visit
7 June 2017|
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Response from 480teresa | Reviewed this property |
I went in November with a tour group. That worked out great for our group. We had showers only two days on an eleven day tour. One of those days was at Machu Picchu but it was sunny the second day we went. I recommend... More
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