Inca Bridge, Ollantaytambo

When in the archeologically significant town, be sure to stop by and cross Inca Bridge. The original Incan-made bridge still stands as a foundation for the modern bridge. Walking distance from center of the city, the bridge offers yet another Incan relic among the many other ruins and artifacts in this region. However, don’t confuse this bridge with the more famous wooden Inca bridge, which is located on a sheer cliff in Machu Picchu. By using our Ollantaytambo road trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Inca Bridge and other attractions in Ollantaytambo.
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  • The base/foundation of the bridge is Inca, but the upper parts (rock and wooden planks) are modern additions. According to our trek guide, the original Inca bridge was made out of ropes, but that was ...  more »
  • Beautiful and great views! Weather was great in July and can't wait to go back. We were traveling w a group of 18 highly recommend it.  more »
  • First off, there are quite a number of reviews here that is talking about the Inca bridge at Macchupicchu. The reviews are positive and as a result would skew the results for this Inka bridge that is ...  more »

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Ollantaytambo is packed with budget-friendly hostels located near the center of town and offering nice views of the countryside. Providing simple but clean and comfortable rooms ideal for backpackers, many of these establishments offer their own guided tours to nearby archeological sites. Mid-range hotels present a good alternative for travelers with kids, providing free Wi-Fi, complimentary breakfast, and access to enclosed gardens or terraces with sweeping views of the surrounding mountains.
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