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Plaza de Armas

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Plaza de Armas

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Plaza de Armas del Cusco, Cusco 08002 Peru
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Rainbow Mountain in One Day from Cusco
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Rainbow Mountain in One Day from Cusco

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Journey deep into the Andes to hike Rainbow Mountain, an important worship site since pre-Inca times. With a mountain guide, safely explore the rainbow-striated mountain and see sights including adobe houses, llama herds, and the Ausangate Glacier. Plus, by going with a group, you bypass the stress of choosing the right trail or organizing your own transport from Cusco. Pack light for this challenging full-day hike: breakfast and lunch are provided.
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1234texas wrote a review Sep 2020
Dripping Springs, Texas1,605 contributions2,253 helpful votes
This is the cultural center of the city and the main square surrounded by historic buildings. It is very attractive and interesting as well as vibrant--lots of people and activities. The cathedral is a great sight as are some of the other structures. The view of the plaza from the mountain top is really interesting.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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MarqueeMarc67 wrote a review Aug 2020
Vancouver, Canada42 contributions15 helpful votes
Cool plaza in the center you have to check out! Don’t really know what to say about it in a review but 100% worth a visit while here.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Elsa Rodriguez B. wrote a review Jul 2020
Los Angeles, California30 contributions1 helpful vote
Cusco's main square is big, beautiful and surrounded by ancient and imposing churches that give it that special touch. You feel so small. The surroundings have many shops and restaurants.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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LuizDutraNeto wrote a review Jul 2020
Rio de Janeiro, RJ8,056 contributions1,357 helpful votes
You are just about to visit the very very heart of Cusco! The arcades and monumental churches may induce you to believe this is a typical Spanish "Plaza Mayor". Yes, but absolutely not! You are at the site of the ancient "Haukaypata" - the great Inca square! When the Spanish conquerors arrived in Cusco, in the 16th century, the magnificent "Haukaypata" was already there. It was the administrative, cultural and religious center of the whole Inca Empire. The Spanish "Plaza de Armas", its magnificent churches ("Catedral del Cusco" and the "Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesús"), fountains and typical arcades were built over the perfect carved stone foundations of the Incan palaces and temples! And remember, since 1983, Cusco has been appointed by Unesco as a "World Heritage Site"! Just unmissable! Enjoy!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Poenix Winchester wrote a review Jun 2020
United States39 contributions1 helpful vote
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Being in the Main square of Cusco on a sunny afternoon, taking photos with the local people, or the main churches of the city, browsing the shops in the portals, drinking a cup of coffee on one of the balconies, I think it is a different feeling When traveling to Cusco and a good way to acclimatize for the adventures that follow, such as hiking and visiting tourist attractions.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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