Cusco Travel Guide

Introduction

Cusco, often spelled Cuzco, is a city in southeastern Peru, near the Urubamba Valley of the Andes mountain range. It is the capital of the Cusco Region as well as the Cuzco Province. In 2007, the city had a population of 358,935. Located on the eastern end of the Knot of Cuzco, its elevation is around .

Cusco was the site of the historic capital of the Inca Empire and was declared a World Heritage Site in 1983 by UNESCO. It is a major tourist destination and receives almost 2 million visitors a year. It is designated as the Historical Capital of Peru by the Constitution of Peru.


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Things To Do in Cusco See All Things To Do in Cusco

  • Cusco Historic Center

    Cusco Historic Center

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  • Hiram Bingham Train

    Hiram Bingham Train

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  • Puna

    Puna

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  • Tambomachay

    Tambomachay or Tampumachay (from Quechua: tanpu mach'ay, resting place) is an archaeological site as...

    Attractions, Activities,Landmarks and Points Of Interest, Historical Sites, Tours

Hotels in Cusco (198 Hotels) See All Cusco Hotels

  • Casona les Pleiades

    With Museo de la Coca, South Adventure Peru Tours and Esteban Adventure ideally placed nearby the three star hotel, Casona les Pleiades; this hotel is appropriately posit...

  • Quinua Villa Boutique

    Seen in Cusco, Quinua Villa Boutique is conveniently located nearby Santu Tour Operador - Day Tours, I'm Loving South America - Day Tours and Hilo. Some other trendy attr...

  • Los Áticos

    Having Incatrekkers Day Tours, Elmer and Chiquity Club Cusco readily found close to the two and half star hotel, Los Áticos; this hotel is impeccably located in the city ...

  • Rumi Wasi

    Having Chaski Peru Treks - Private Day Tour, Bio Travel - Day Tours and Chakana Adventure Travel - Private Day Tours readily found in the vicinity of the three and half s...

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