Things to do in Cusco

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    Plaza de Armas

    Plaza de Armas

    Ranked #1 overall in Cusco things to do
    8.750 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Landmark, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFoodies

    This is a beautiful historical place in the heart of Lima. It is very clean and well kept. Beautiful gem!!

  • 2
    The Sacred Valley of the Incas

    The Sacred Valley of the Incas

    Ranked #2 overall in Cusco things to do
    9.641 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Mountain
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyHistory

    Best view ever. Words can't describe the aura of the place. Beautiful experience.

  • 3
    City of Cuzco Historic Center

    City of Cuzco Historic Center

    Ranked #3 overall in Cusco things to do
    8.939 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersSpiritual

    Cuzco is the Kathmandu of the Andes. Steeped in tradition and altitude but not attitude, the city of gold (as it was known when Pizarro conquered it) exudes an old ...

  • 4
    Sacsayhuaman

    Sacsayhuaman

    Ranked #4 overall in Cusco things to do
    9.135 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryAdventureOutdoorsy

    Often mispronounced as "Sexy Woman," this Inca site looked like a high walled fortress. The stones used to construct the fortress were remarkably large boulders. An impressive view to see ...

  • 5
    The Inca Trail

    The Inca Trail

    Ranked #5 overall in Cusco things to do
    9.835 reviews
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Guided Tour
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyHistory

    You must, seriously! If you are physically capable, the Inca Trail is not something to miss. The views and sights are worth it. The food is worth it (my tour ...

  • 6
    Cusco Cathedral

    Cusco Cathedral

    Ranked #6 overall in Cusco things to do
    9.028 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withHistoryArtsySpiritual

    Very impressive once you go inside. No pictures are allowed so take your time and try to absorb it. This is a must if you are staying in Cusco.

  • 7
    Moray

    Moray

    Ranked #7 overall in Cusco things to do
    9.217 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyArtsy

    This fascinating Inca site is situated right near the Sacred Valley close to Salineras. Moray is a series of natural depressions that the Inca terraces. The result were descending circles ...

  • 8
    Coricancha

    Coricancha

    Ranked #8 overall in Cusco things to do
    8.618 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Temple
    Popular withHistoryArtsySpiritual

    There are so many churches in Cusco! If I remember properly from my tour, this church sits on the foundation of a former Inca temple that was covered in gold. ...

  • 9
    Mercado Central de San Pedro

    Mercado Central de San Pedro

    Ranked #9 overall in Cusco things to do
    9.216 reviews
    Shopping, Market
    Popular withFoodiesBackpackersFamilies

    I love local markets. This one was well organized, each aisle proclaiming the goods sold there. I loved the variety of local products I could peruse. I had never seen ...

  • 10
    San Blas

    San Blas

    Ranked #10 overall in Cusco things to do
    8.714 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Landmark, Neighborhood
    Popular withArtsyHistoryTrendsters

    It’s a huff and a puff up the hill from the Plaza de Armas, but worth a good two or three hours of exploring. The neighborhood is a center of ...

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