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Centro Historico de Cusco

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Address: | c 20, Cusco 084, Peru
Phone Number: 948885588
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Plaza De Armas

Great restaurants & bars in the plaza de armas, as well as historic buildings & churches to visit.People are super friendly as well.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Great restaurants & bars in the plaza de armas, as well as historic buildings & churches to visit.People are super friendly as well.

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Seymour, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The historical district of Cusco is beautiful. A mix of Inca and Colonial architecture surrounded by large mountains and bustling traffic and people. Be warned, pick pockets abound and you should not take anything valuable with you. But using common sense and being aware of your surrounding, it is no different than any large tourist area. Great shopping as well.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The same need to be explored by walking, there are many places in the center down town area, but requires lots of walking.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The Inca and Spanish influences abound in what is now the historic center of Peru and once was the center of the Inca Empire, the largest empire in pre-Columbian America. It is a very safe city to explore as the Peruvian people are generally polite and shy. Accept the coca tea as it helps with altitude sickness since the city... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Now this is what I went to Peru for. The architecture is stunning, the weather is perfect, there a good bars, cafés, museums, hotels and hostels. Have a coca-leaf tea on one of the balconies when you get there while you take it all in.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I loved it at all times of day: in the morning when children walked to school (mainly with dads, uncles, or older brothers); during business hours, and in the evenings when activities were so vibrant. The area was historic, safe, clean, and full of friendly people.

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San Marcos, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to Cusco which our group used as a base to explore Machu Pichu and the Sacred Valley. Cusco is a very cultural city with a beautiful central square with a large cathedral and many charming side streets. We saw some wonderful folk dances from the region and walked and shopped around the area.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The city of Cusco retains a great deal of architecture from several centuries ago. There are walls remaining that were built by the Incas. The cathedral is huge and very beautiful. The center city by the Plaza de Armas is very walkable.

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Paracas, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We attended the Inti Raymi ceremony on June 24th an extraordinary celebration of Inka culture not to be missed if one should get the opportunity

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Iasi, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Cusco is an amazing City full of history! I really really recomend to Take Pills for altitude sickness before you get to High places. They have Sorojiki Pills. They do help. For our entire trip to South America we had guides all over the places. Of course diferent ones. I would recomend YOU to do THE same!

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Address: Address: | c 20, Cusco 084, Peru
Phone Number: 948885588
Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco

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