Pinkuylluna Mountain Granaries, Ollantaytambo

Must see · Ruin · Tourist Spot
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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  • Didn’t physically climb this but could see from the ruins on the other side. An amazing creation to store materials such as corn. Hard to believe how they carried all the materials to build in the...  more »
  • This is a lovely hike if you've already visited the main site. It's steep and a bit precarious, but do-able. And rewarding. Amazing views of the town below and the Inca site across the valley.  more »

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