Pinkuylluna Mountain Granaries, Ollantaytambo

View the ancient ruins of Pinkuylluna Mountain Granaries, an Incan structure used to store grains. Precariously hugging the side of a steep mountain, the ruins offers panoramic views of one of the world's most iconic landscapes. Take a moment to admire the terraced storehouses, supposedly built in the 15th century by emperor Pachacuti and used to protect and preserve food from heat and animals. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Pinkuylluna Mountain Granaries and many more Ollantaytambo attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Ollantaytambo route builder site .
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  • i may have liked these more than the paid ollanta ruins, partly because it was free, but i feel it was higher up so the views were amazing. a local worker watches you from afar to make sure people are...  more »
  • We enjoyed this easier than MP hikes with great views of an important Inca site. Unlike all the other hikes this is free. So even if you don't want to go all the way up you can get halfway to enjoy so...  more »
  • These ruins are located in the steep mountainside close to the center of Ollantaytambo. If you walk from the main square, its about 20 minutes +/- approx. The trail is pretty steep, and some parts/ste...  more »
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