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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fairly small site overlooking Cusco and included in the Boleto turistico, Q'enqo was the final Incan site that we stopped at during our tour. Less well kept than many of the places we stopped, it was fairly crowded the morning we visited. Walking into the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Qenqo as a stop on the way back into Cusco and found it to be a bit underwhelming. We walked throughout the entire grounds in about 15-20 minutes. We received a brief explanation of what the site was used for, which was interesting,...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Included on the Boleto Turistico Delcusco so a quick stop to see between other ruins & historic places.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice site where the Incas presumably performed death rituals of embalming and more. You actually walk thru the same path they walked to perform the embalming. Amazing.

Thank David V
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't have the ticket to see all the archeological places, then don't come here. Its small and its not worth it, in my opinion. We had the tourist ticket and a tour guide so it was worth it in my opinon. We came...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a smaller site on the tours, but it's definitely a good stop. The history and the activities they performed here are memorable.

Thank Donald K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are many interesting places; you would need a guide to explain it. We went Cusco airport. There are many licensed taxi driver with tour guide. There of us hired a licensed taxi driver with a tour guide 5 hours only charged $150soles. And If...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

This rather small ruins about 4km out of Cusco were obviously made to store the Inka's corn beer. Impressive is the small cave which holds a place for holy rituals.

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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

A perfect site where one appreciates how the Inkans took advantage of the rock formations and caves for their rituals. The exterior is surrounded by the typical rock wall of polygonal stones locked together. An interesting part are the seats on this wall where presumably...More

Thank globetrottingYankee
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Q'enqo is one of the largest(holy places) in the Cusco Region. Many huacas were based on naturally occurring rock formations. It was believed to be a place where sacrifices and mummification took place. It is a unique temple in its construction as well, having been...More

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Response from GJ-Wim | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be so late on this one I've been travelling. We paid a travel agent who set up transportation & guides at all our locations so i don't know how much each place was. Never used a travel agent and I travel all the... More