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Cusco - Sights & Landmarks

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Ranked #1 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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Ranked #2 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks
Owner description: Cusi Travel is a tour operator located in Cusco which offers high quality tours, hikes, and packages to Machu Picchu and the... more » Owner description: Cusi Travel is a tour operator located in Cusco which offers high quality tours, hikes, and packages to Machu Picchu and the surrounding area. We are an environmentally sustainable tour operator and we also give back to the local Andean community where our porters come from by providing English education in the school. We offer fully customizable tours so please contact us today so we can help you plan your trip of a lifetime to Peru! « less
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Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The ruin complex of this military fortress is a superb example of Inca architectural skills since it was made of enormous... more » Owner description: The ruin complex of this military fortress is a superb example of Inca architectural skills since it was made of enormous carved limestone boulders (some weighing more than 300 tons each) that were fit together perfectly without the use of mortar. « less
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Ranked #4 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Owner description: Dominated by the magnificent Cathedral, this graceful square is considered the heart of Cusco and is characterized by covered... more » Owner description: Dominated by the magnificent Cathedral, this graceful square is considered the heart of Cusco and is characterized by covered walkways, colonial arcades and houses containing numerous shops, restaurants and travel agencies. « less
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Ranked #5 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
Category: Historic Sites; Geologic Formations
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Ranked #6 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #7 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Owner description: This ruin was once the most important temple of the Incas, which was later used as a base for the Church of Santo Domingo... more » Owner description: This ruin was once the most important temple of the Incas, which was later used as a base for the Church of Santo Domingo when the Spanish conquered the city. « less
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Ranked #8 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Dominating the northeast side of the Plaza de Armas, this magnificent renaissance-style, 16th-century building is in the... more » Owner description: Dominating the northeast side of the Plaza de Armas, this magnificent renaissance-style, 16th-century building is in the shape of a Latin cross and contains nearly 400 colonial paintings including the Last Supper by Marcos Zapata. « less
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Ranked #9 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: This traditional old quarter of Cusco is the city's most picturesque district characterized by narrow and steep streets,... more » Owner description: This traditional old quarter of Cusco is the city's most picturesque district characterized by narrow and steep streets, colonial houses built with walls of Incan stone and numerous art workshops. « less
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Ranked #10 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Art Museums
Owner description: This 17th-century church is located on the site of Koricancha (The Temple of the Sun), the major Inca temple of Cusco whose... more » Owner description: This 17th-century church is located on the site of Koricancha (The Temple of the Sun), the major Inca temple of Cusco whose walls in Inca times were lined with nearly 700 solid-gold sheets weighing more than four pounds a piece. « less
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Ranked #11 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #12 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #13 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #14 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #15 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #16 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #17 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #18 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #19 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #20 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #21 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #22 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #23 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #24 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #25 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #26 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #27 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Owner description: This small square features a modest adobe church that contains the pulpit of San Blas, a carved 17th-century wooden pulpit... more » Owner description: This small square features a modest adobe church that contains the pulpit of San Blas, a carved 17th-century wooden pulpit adorned by the figure of Christ triumphant. « less
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Ranked #28 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #29 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Ranked #30 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Cusco
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Often overlooked by tourists, yet offering a meaningful and beautiful insight into Cusco history, this little gallery, tucked away on the second floor of the Scotiabank in the... more »

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