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Cusco 08002, Peru
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Many things to see in the Centro. We did a tour of the church, which was very interesting. We did a 5 hour tour of Cusco and really enjoyed it. Recommend the bus tours.

Thank Cry622
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With Arequipa it’s the best city to walk in the historic city centre The main plaza is very beautiful with the cathedral and the church On Sundays there are parades on the square Nice streets around

Thank LaupomHK
Reviewed yesterday

Awesome!!! One of the most impressive cities in American history, I loved this place, super recommended !!!.

Thank JuanPort
Reviewed 3 days ago

I’ve been here before and love the old historic district. It makes up a large portion of the city. Cusco is an ancient place of residence, where excavations have found signs of inhabitants living here as far back as 3,000 years ago, and over 2,200...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An andalous town built on the holy capital of the Inca Empire. Really amazing and gorgeous. Probably one of the prettiest town throughout the world.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cusco was exceeded my expectations. It is a very beautiful old city with all the buildings in the large central area intact. You can see Spanish colonial buildings with Inca bases in some cases. The main square and other small squares are delightful and the...More

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 1 week ago

The center of Cusco was a great place to visit. It was full of history, so many beautiful old buildings. All over tracks of the Inka culture. We loved all the small squares - full of life.

Thank Jette G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see city in Peru. 1hr flight from lima. 3400m altitude must be careful first days with breathing problems. The city must be explored by foot. The city center with its Plazza de Armas is mix of spanish and inca influences in...More

Thank AMicaroni
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The town is a combination of Incan and Spanish colonial architecture, which is both interesting and beautiful to see. They’ve retained a lot of the original buildings and haven’t allowed companies to modify the exterior of the buildings they occupy. For example, McDonalds is located...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with our guide as part of a half day tour of Cusco. We then went back later and explored further. Lovely side streets to visit too!

Thank Seri G
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Response from haktus | Reviewed this property |
enjoy the good places for dinner and we went to a music bar Ukukus, was nice.
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Hi! We landed in Cusco and immediately left to go to the Sacred Valley. This helps to acclimate to the high altitude. We were there for two days and then went to Macchu Picchu for two days. We then returned to Cusco for... More
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