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Centro Historico De Cusco

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Address: Cusco 08002, Peru
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$49.99*
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Cusco City Sightseeing Tour
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US$106.00*
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Private Walking Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing and San Pedro Market
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Cusco Night Walking Tour and Pisco Sour Lesson

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So interesting!

The history of this place is amazing. Our guide spoke excellent English and explained the history of the place.

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Tempe, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The history of this place is amazing. Our guide spoke excellent English and explained the history of the place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Inca palaces were torn down and the blocks used by the Spanish to build their churches. There is a parade and celebration every Sunday to celebrate the relationship between the police and the military. There is always action in the square and the tourist police are there if the vendors get too pushy. Check out the fountain, beautiful!

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Arkadelphia, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stroll around this safe place while enjoying the Spanish inspired cathedrals.....and Starbucks! There is quiet a few places to visit and is very close to the stone of 12 angles.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Main square is pretty nice only there are a lot sellers but any way it is pretty nice, the mountain around makes more nicer the view.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing 16th and 17 th century town. Many inca ruins right in town. Good walking town. No car or taxi needed. Excellently climate. Warm days cool nights. We are here in rainy season but most of the rain is at night. The altitude is a challenge and we feel the steps when we walk uphill. Vista point at church only... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The place is amazing, but is pretty much what you can see in every Latin country, the difference is that the churches are built on the place where before was an Inca building. Today you can see the inca foundations in every touristic building you will visit.

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Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It had ceremonies on Sundays, very lively, you can talk to locals, and people from other parts of the world, every body was friendly

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Small walkable town. Lots of small shops that sell the same staff. Better to hire a guide for the experience

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Liege, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The trip was organized well, well documented, and completed by the visit in minibus of Saqsaywaman, which is inseparable of Cusco, but on the periphery of the town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is beautiful, fascinating and historically rich city that has tons to offer for casual tourists and adventure travelers alike. We wish we had booked more time for our visit - we loved it.

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