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Winay Wayna

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“inca trail”(59 reviews)
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Machu Picchu, Peru
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All reviews winay wayna inca trail eternal youth small waterfall agricultural site beautiful valley sun gate alpaca expeditions incan ruin impressive site day hike great site walk around ancient city steep steps worth the effort campsite
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our trek to Machu Picchu and will always remember the visit. It’s so hard to understand how the Incas could construct such impressive structures in such remote locations. The fact that you can only access the site by trekking there makes...More

Thank IanE714
Reviewed 13 October 2018

We paid for this hike in advance and were worried that it might be too difficult for us. We are so glad we did it! We went with our excellent guide, James, twoworldsperutours.com

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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

A Dream come true fascinating site 1 day guide toor is not enough u need at least 2 days to take in all that magnificent work

Thank nadrahb2014
Reviewed 24 September 2018

during the inca trail, we stopped at this amazing inca site. Wow, so stunning. so amazing. It's so peaceful too. we always wanted to see this site and we finally did it.

Thank jennabustillo
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Every part of this city is special and you cant help wondering about how difficult it must have been to build it.

Thank btc12016
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

One of the best sites we saw, situated near the end of the Inca Trail. The views are incredible and it’s very peaceful. Not to be missed it’s wonderful

Thank Barbs25
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Winay wayna is a fantastic historical site. It is an agricultural site featuring a huge number of terraces running down the side of a remote mountain, together with a series of fountains running down to some houses at the centre of the site. The views...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

After a long third day on the Inca Trail the last thing that you want to do is a side track to another attraction. However, you are missing out big time if you do not find the extra energy to make the relatively short 15...More

Thank D7343BIjonathanw
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

One of the optional routes on the Inca trail takes you from km104 to Winay Wayna. Following the sharp curves of the valley leads you to this impressive site, hidden on the steep sides of the hillside typical of this area. You get an idea...More

Thank Graham F
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Considered incidental to the main trek to the Sun Gate it is definitely worth the small detour to take in the breath-taking views of the Inca site. Peace and tranquillity are the two abiding memories of this site. This is accessible following the main ascent...More

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BenceR520
19 March 2017|
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Hi Bence, I was there in May 2017 and we came up from the rail line (the one day hike of the Trail). You go through a checkpoint at that location and they record passport information etc. I don't believe that they let you... More
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mama_goat
6 February 2017|
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Response from Kathleen D | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I didn't see this question. I hiked from KM104 last year. I was 68 years old with a bad back at the time. I have hiked most of my life, but my back has slowed me down a lot. I think your kids are old enough to... More
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mojomo
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Response from NiallODonoghue | Reviewed this property |
Winay Wayna is an ancient Incan settlement located on the Inca trail itself. It is located very close to the campsite for trekkers at the end of day 3 so unless you have a permit to do the Inca Trail you will probably not be... More
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