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Temple of Condor

Machu Picchu, Peru
+51 84 241747
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Temple of Condor is a religious part of the complex of Machu Picchu and it is more than sure that you will visit it during your tour in the place. Your guide will explain to you the "use" and the "meaning" of the place for...More

Thank KaterinaBouza
Reviewed 1 week ago

one of the highlights of Macchu Piccu especally if youve visited the Condors in Pisac. I really like this part of the ruins

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Special part of the ruins at Machu Picchu. It is part of the park, towards the end of the route. Ask someone as it is not well marked or better yet, go with a guide.

Thank Taylor S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Inca stone masons had made good use of a natural stone formation and had converted it into a pair of flapping wings of a condor. On the floor of the temple one can see the head of the condor and some feathers carved with...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

an incredible sight to see the head and feet of the condor on the floor and the granite stones with the open wings. Just gorgeous. This is inside the citadel itself, you cannot miss it.

Thank Cuatrodivas
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a great spot in Machu Picchu! Good to view it from all sides (above and below) to get the full perspective of the condor shape and symbolism. You walk through most of the ruins before reaching this point, but it is definitely a...More

Thank Kat K
Reviewed 22 July 2017

As our guide, Carlos, explained, the condor was the soaring link between the territory of the dead and the heavens. Huge boulders naturally create the shape of the bird, which is also minimally and beautifully sculpted at the feet of the boulders. This temple is...More

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 1 July 2017

In my view this is the star attraction of the citadel. It is best to view it from above and th then descend to the temple itself to appreciate how its name derived.

Thank KBofLB
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The Temple of the Condor is one of the more interesting spots in Machu Picchu. You need to walk through most of the ruins until you reach it. You can somewhat see a Condor as two rocks sticking out form the wings.

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is not your standard Inca temple based in precise geometric form, perfect stone carvings and Inca shaped doors and windows, this is a figurative temple where part of the decoration uses the original stones shapes to create the image of a condor, the third...More

Thank Ricardo B
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