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Frequently overshadowed by the world-famous Machu Picchu ruins, nearby Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo offers canny travelers a chance to see a breathtaking site in a sacred valley with a fraction of the tourists. Towering over the adjacent town, the ruined Inca complex once served as a former royal estate for the Emperor Pachacuti. Climb the tiered walls to discover the treasures that wait above, such as ruined fortifications and a sun temple. Take a moment to look back and appreciate the spectacular views Inca rulers once enjoyed. With our international travel planner, Ollantaytambo attractions like Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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The Ollantaytambo ruins were amazing and definitely worth visiting. It is a popular tour destination, hence go in the morning to avoid the crowds. Also if you plan to visit several attractions in Cusc... more »
Questo sito è veramente bello, fa effetto appena si arriva e si vedono le alte gradinate che portano poi in cima, al tempio del sole. Anche il paese di Ollanta è molto carino, con ancora le vecchie ca... more »This site is really beautiful, it takes effect as soon as you arrive and you see the high bleachers that then lead to the top, to the temple of the sun. The village of Ollanta is also very nice, with the old Inca houses still inhabited today.
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