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Address: Cusco, Peru
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This is another great spot to go, it's totally worth it. I suggest you get in touch with Casablanca tours so they can take care of it all, you'll have the great experience with a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is another great spot to go, it's totally worth it. I suggest you get in touch with Casablanca tours so they can take care of it all, you'll have the great experience with a well organized and charming team in your back.

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Winchester, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a very large site, but a nice hilltop view, and moderate stonework. Can be accessed with the Boleto Turistico ticket that can be bought in Cusco

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Tacoma, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Puka Pukara is part of the Saqsayhuaman complex. It was a portion of a military complex that was used to protect the farmers in the valley below. There is not much to see other than the great view.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

As part of our tour of Sacsayhuaman we visited Puka Pukara right after visiting Tambomachay. On its own it may not be an outstanding place but viewed as a part of the entire archeological site it makes tremendous sense. Puka seems to have been a fortified entrance that defended Tambomachay and is actually less than a mile away and downhill... More 

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Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Puka Pukara is one of several sites that anticipate Machu Picchu. Visiting the multiple sites around Cusco provides a historical overview of the Inka Empire.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Stopped by this one and imagined what the Incas who were there when the Spaniards came up the valley said to each other.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was the third of the Inka sites that we visited with our guide, and in fairness, the least interesting. It's attraction is that it is part of the Inka communications system, but I doubted the story of messengers running to the coast and back in a day - far too far. The scenery is beautiful, and you won't take... More 

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Brentwood, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This was one of the places that we visited on an open air bus tour, quite interesting, I had read about most of these places so knew what the formations were and how they were used, unfortunately although the guide was very enthusiastic, could not understand him in both spanish and english, he spoke too fast and almost ate the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

This attraction forms part of the half day Cuzco trip. Putting all this small places together make sense and this alone will be done in less than an hour

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Inca ruins that are near Cusco (possible to visit by the city tour) and is part of the tourist ticket

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