Cusco, Peru

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Cuzco or Cusco (Qosqo in Quechua, Cuzco in Spanish), located in the Southern Sierras, is a fascinating city that was the capital of the Inca Empire. Cuzco is a Unesco World Heritage Site and is one of Peru's most visited cities as it is the largest and most comfortable city from which tourists can begin visits to Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley of the Incas, and other Inca sites in the region.

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Top Things to Do in Cusco

Sacsayhuaman

Ancient Ruin

Centro Historico De Cusco

Ancient Ruin

Plaza de Armas

Historic Site

Inca Trail

Hiking Trail

El Camino Salkantay Trail

Hiking Trail

Convento de Santo Domingo

Church

Tipon

Ancient Ruin

Catedral del Cuzco o Catedral Basilica de la Virgen de la Asuncion

Architectural Building

Faces of Cusco

Specialty Museum

Casa Garcilaso

Specialty Museum

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Popular Tours in Cusco

Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco

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Take an all-inclusive day trip to breathtaking Machu Picchu from Cusco. Visit the world-famous Incan ruins and learn about the city, its history and the people... Read More

2-Day Tour: Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu by Train

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Explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas on this 2-day tour, which leaves Cusco to visit a lively market town and two Incan archaeological sites. Board a train to... Read More

4-Day Tour: Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

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Essentially the Inca Trail is a mountainous jungle hike leading to the sacred Inca city of Machu Picchu. The 45 kilometer trek is usually covered in 4 days,... Read More

6-Day Tour of Cusco and Machu Picchu

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Explore Cusco, Machu Picchu and Moray on this six-day guided tour. Visit several archaeological sites to see Inca ruins, the Cathedral of Cusco and local... Read More

2-Day Sacred Valley Including Train to MachuPicchu

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Make an unforgettable 2-day trip to the Sacred Valley of the Incas to visit the ancient archaeological sites of Pisaq and Ollantaytambo. Travel on the Peru rail... Read More

Skylodge Sacred Valley Overnight Adventure

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Skylodge Adventure suites is a new adventure alternative designed to live the experience full of adrenaline in the middle of impressive views. Handcrafted out of... Read More

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Cusco Weather: Average Temperature

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