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Inca Quarries, Ollantaytambo

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  • The hike to the Inca Quarries is on a very well-maintained trail (which is pretty rare in Peru). The trail offers stunning views of Ollantaytambo, the Urubamba River & the snowcapped Veronica Mountain...  more »
  • From the town of Ollantaytambo, we hired an arriero (Sr Mario), that took us along a path of approx 5 km with a slope that starts at 2750 m 2 blocks from the square of Ollantaytambo and sing it this to little more than 3200 meters above sea level that we did at approximately 1:30 hrs this is the granite quarry where stones used in the complex of Ollantaytambo in the slope of the front is extajo. Surprising the size of stones abandoned on the road and how they could carry them, because of their weight.
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  • You can walk from the town and as you climb you get fantastic views.The total walk takes 5/6 hours,but as you get close to the quarry you see pre cut blocks and some tombs.At the quarry are scattered ...  more »