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Cusco, Peru
+51 984 556 653
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South Sacred Valley of the Inkas Half-Day Tour
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Private Southern Valley Tour from Cusco
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Half-Day Tour of Tipon, Piquillacta and Andahuaylillas from Cusco
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Cusco, Peru
+51 984 556 653
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A very large area that contains ruins of one of the largest excavations around Cusco per my guide. There is ongoing excavation so this place will be more significant/impressive as time goes on.

Thank yacro
Reviewed 1 week ago

magnificent place that is well hidden in the mountains and is well preserved where the perfection in engineering is very good and for posterity

Thank michella c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a beautiful place. Well restored and you are free to wonder. Beautiful landscape and atmosphere. If you buy a general tourist pass for $40 USD you can see all the main site around Cusco.

Thank Taylor S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located 30 minutes off Cusco city this excellent water work of Incas is well preserved. It's definitely worth the journey and the rough climb to see these awesome fields and water canals. Starting with one Crystal clear water source, water is distributed beautifully using stone...More

Thank Dr_Rohan
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Most of the south valley tours will include Tipon as one of the stops. This is the Incan homage to water. It exemplifies their worship of this very important resource which helped their civilization flourish in the remote mountain areas. Perched on top of a...More

1  Thank RaktimRay
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Lovely to see but after seeing 3 other sites with multiple levels this one isn't so special anymore. The waterfall is just a little stream on the side of the levels.

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Very interesting to say the least! Amazing how they built the waterways and terraces in relationship to the contours of the land!

Thank JimmyGos
Reviewed 21 June 2017

You go to the zoo and you see this rugged place. Then, you walk up,and see some owls. Then you walk up more, you get to hold a sloth, shake hands with a Monkey 🐒, and they later on you get to get in the...More

1  Thank Jackson P
Reviewed 20 June 2017

it is a wonderful place to visit .Not to busily and if you would like some time to contemplate and reconnect with this temple this would be the perfect place to purified your self and take some amazing pictures .

Thank willkasara
Reviewed 2 June 2017

One can see the various construction of the sights. The place is large and even if there is a tour bus or two, the place is not crowded. The sight is nice, but after seeing some of the larger sights, the place is over shadowed...More

Thank Gerald B
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23 June 2017|
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Response from Jackson P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Not much in tipon. The ruins are overrated. on the way back from Machu Picchu, when the train ends in oyantambo, ask your taxi to stop at the maras salt flats.
Megan D
3 June 2017|
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Response from Babbs58 | Reviewed this property |
We booked a taxi from our hotel, and he waited for us. It was 99 soles for the day, and he took us to another site as well. Super easy and a great way to get there.
2 August 2016|
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Response from godofthearmadillos | Reviewed this property |
If you take a bus, it will drop you off on the highway and then you must walk up hill to Tipon. Our hostel--Flying Dog--just called a local guy with a car who drove us to site and waited for us for a couple dollars.