Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo

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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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  • Not much to say there was a lot of steps and climbing around much like my hometown ladysmith all hills to go up but it was nonetheless beautiful  more »
  • A lot has already been written about the "Parque Arqueológico de Ollantaytambo". As an important part of the "Valle Sagrado de los Incas", it should not be missed by any traveler. "Ollantaytambo's...  more »

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