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The Temple of the Sun

4.6/5
54 Reviews
Liked by 2
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 10-20 minutes
Address: Machu Pichu, peru
Phone: +51-84-249176

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For a nation that worships the sun, the Temple of the Sun must have been the largest and most beautifully decorated religious building at that time. Unfortunately, with these broken walls left today, we can no longer distinguish the beauty of the time. You can take a look.

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  • deborahk3
    deborahk3
    london
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    Temple of the Sun

    The Temple of the Sun is considered one of the most sacred temples in all of Machu Picchu. In this sacred temple, it is believed the Inca's worshiped their sun god. The four sided window is position...

    Reviewed on /Date(1587174088000+0800)/
  • VirginiaCW
    VirginiaCW
    Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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    It is hard to say anything more that other people haven't said about this...

    It is hard to say anything more that other people haven't said about this.. the first day we got there, the clouds had socked in, we ere in drizzle and the views were sporadic at best but on the secon...

    Reviewed on /Date(1584497332000+0800)/
  • Maris Z
    Maris Z
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    Amazing

    An interesting place to watch the Inca's way of communication with the sun. During Machu Picchu's visit, it's definitely worth paying attention.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583477454000+0800)/
  • GoGo2SlowGo
    GoGo2SlowGo
    Cedar Hill, Texas, USA
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    Built for the Sun God

    The Temple of the Sun at Machu Picchu swas a sacred temple built by the Inca for ceremonies to pay tribute and give offerings to the sun. Only priests and other high ranking Incas were likely only pe...

    Reviewed on /Date(1582020216000+0800)/
  • Sushar
    Sushar
    Redmond
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    Lot of history in this place

    The Temple of the Sun is a semicircular site within the greater Machu Picchu site. It was a place of worship for the Incas used mainly by the high priests. The local tour guides explain the importance...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581771206000+0800)/

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