Ollantaytambo attractions

Ruins in Ollantaytambo

Ollantaytambo Ruins

Both fortress and temple, these spectacular Inca ruins rise above Ollantaytambo, making a splendid half-day trip. (Admission is via the boleto turístico tourist card, valid for 10 days and for 16 other sites across …
Ruins in Ollantaytambo


It's a very steep climb up the hillside, but views are magnificent. You will see the Ollantaytambo ruins from the best vantage point, and it's nice to wander around Inca ruins that aren't swamped with tour groups. T…
Ruins in Ollantaytambo

Inca Quarry

The 6km hike to the Inca quarry on the opposite side of the river from the main ruins is a good walk from Ollantaytambo. The trail starts from the Inca bridge by the entrance to the village. It takes a few hours to …
Church in Ollantaytambo

Iglesia de Ollantaytambo

A modern colonial-style church.