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Reviewed 17 April 2017

I hiked the Inca Trail into Machu Picchu 40 years ago, and when we finally made it to the Sun Gate, for the first viewing of MP - wow!!! Well, I just went back to MP with my high school son, and wife, and hiked...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Take the time to explore and enjoy this place, it was especially good as we were lucky to have no one around

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Getting on the train from Ollantaytambo to Macchu Picchu, we step in a wonderful world. We ate and drink on our comfortable seats while the gentle staff serves us. After getting off the train at the bottom of the mountain we start the bus journey...More

1  Thank Zeki O
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We recently booked a trip to Machu Picchu, scheduled to leave in June. We've had nothing but problems. First I indicated that we needed to update our passports prior to G Adventures securing our trekking permits. They indicated that as long as they had the...More

7  Thank toronto12
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I did the four day 3 night trek. It was breathtakingly spectacular every step of the way. It was gruelling and exhausting and definitely not easy, but it was worth every moment. The final trek into Machu Picchu is something I will never forget. Not...More

2  Thank r0binellis
Reviewed 5 January 2017

You must go!! Beautiful ancient city into a tropical forest...Spetacular views ...but you have to climb lots os stairs

1  Thank Magda S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

As you come up from the ticket office, you hike along a trail which enters this gateway. And there it is! Wow!

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I didn't do the Machu Picchu Cusco Trek, but did walk some of the Inca Trail and the Sun Gate is the highlight. Regardless if you walk the trail, or take a bus to Machu Picchu and follow the signs to the Sun Gate, it...More

3  Thank PALTravel
Reviewed 22 September 2016

A must on your bucket list! The Sun Gate can also be reached without doing the Inca Trek by following the signs after entering Machu Picchu and heading UP! my breath was taken away by the spectacular views. We were lucky and had few clouds....More

1  Thank tucsi44
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The area around the "sacred valley" is pretty large. Most travelers will fly into Cusco, which was the Capitol of the Inca region. The plaza area merits exploring, as there are a great number of museums, historical sites, and buildings. Most people are after the...More

12  Thank dpaustex
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pemex68
hello all planning on visiting MP in mid February? 3 questions: 1. would it be better to stay in MP or Cusco? 2. what are the must see sites? 3. any hotels that you would recommend? thanks in advance
1 February 2017|
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Response from Kuelap T |
Your questions answered. 1. would it be better to stay in MP or Cusco? We highly recommend that you stay in Cusco because this city offers incan sites, museums, restaurants and much more. And Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu... More
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Joelledagher
Hello, I am planning on doing the 4 day Inka trail in mid April. I am late as most companies are fully booked now. Can you please give me names of credible companies to book with. Thank you!
16 January 2017|
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Response from dpaustex | Reviewed this property |
You are way to late. Suggest Llama Path.
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mackyUK
Hello folks, couple of questions about the sun gate hike. My partner and i are both in our late fourties in good health and we do not own a car so we do a lot of walking but we are certainly NOT experienced mountain hikers. Given our lack of hiking experience, and after doing some research, we are opting to do the sun gate trek because we are led to believe that this is the easiest. here are the questions… 1. Is the easiest trek? 2. Are they any better/easier treks than the sun gate? 3. Do you is need a guide for this hike? Thanks in advance
27 May 2016|
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Response from Adriana C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stockton, To get to the sun gate If you get to MachuPicchu by bus/train it's no really a hike, it's just a walk up stairs that will take you less that an hour if you go easy, it's not very hard, specially if you take... More
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