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

  • Hiram Bingham Train

    Hiram Bingham Train

    Av. Pachacutec - Wanchaq Train...

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  • Cusco Historic Center

    Cusco Historic Center

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  • Tambomachay

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

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Hotels in Cusco (198 Hotels) See All Cusco Hotels

  • Los Áticos

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  • B&B Hotel Pensión Alemana

    Spotted in Cusco, B&B Hotel Pensión Alemana is conveniently located around I'm Loving South America - Day Tours, Hilo and L'atelier by Grid. Many other well-liked points ...

  • 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...

  • Maytaq Wasin Hotel

    Having Gravity Peru - Day Rides, Etnika's and Adventure Team Peru properly found near the three star hotel, Maytaq Wasin Hotel; this hotel is wonderfully located in the c...

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