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Address: Cusco, Peru
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US$68.00*
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Cusco by Night Including Pisco Sour and The Planetarium
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US$67.00*
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Half-Day Cusco City Guided Biking Tour
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7K Running Tour from Sacsayhuaman to Cusco's Historical Center

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We stayed a bit up the hill looking government the plaza and the lights at night are fantastic. The food is good. You can take pictures with llamas and goats. Very much work... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed a bit up the hill looking government the plaza and the lights at night are fantastic. The food is good. You can take pictures with llamas and goats. Very much work it. Look at some stores and have a good time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Historic Cusco is very unique and the plaza is surrounded by historic covered arched walkways where shops and restaurants are situated. (Unfortunately there is a McDonald's and a KFC and a Starbucks) but just ignore those and chose one of the many good local restaurants. The main cathedral in the plaza is stunning and there is a lovely fountain in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A must-see in Cusco is Plaza de Armas which is the heart of Cusco town. Beautiful sights and cultural experiences abound here.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Surrounded by old buildings, cathedrals, restaurants and cafe. it is the center for visitor to explore the streets and market around it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Massive square in the heart of the city. A great place to take a walk after dinner with churches, shops and a big fountain in the middle.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is beautiful, people in every corner, ideal if you want to meet people or hang out, also the ideal meeting place. I give just a very good to this place cause its not my favorite Plaza de Armas in Peru, my favorite is Arequipa´s cause there i could sat and read a book and just relax.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely love this plaza. It's got old cathedrals and restaurants all around and the center is like a park, with a huge fountain with Pachacuti statue on top of it, and park benches to sit around the plaza. Night time is especially special because of all the wonderful lights.

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Thank ikhandoit2
Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great meeting place in Cusco and for sure a nice place to hang if you want to relax and take your time. It is a bit inconvenient due to lots of people selling hand made crafts, so pay also attention to your wallet. Sunday mornings you can enjoy parades.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

No cars allowed here, so feel free to roam! Lots to look at and lots of amazing energy. Be prepared to say "no thank you" to offers of massages and trinkets. SO MUCH HISTORY to be seen!

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Todos Santos, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautifully maintained town center is the heart beat of cusco, peru...Many fabulous restaurants and bars are available to tourists from around the world. Nights are early mornings are a bit chilly. Bring a hat. Be curious! This town has a lot to offer. Don't make the mistake of leaving too soon!

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