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Address: Cusco, Peru
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Private Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing including San Pedro Market and...
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Private Walking Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing and San Pedro Market

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Exactly as you'd expect

This is a street, like most other streets it has a road and a pavement. Useful for walking down and also driving down, or up, whichever you choose, they're both acceptable.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Gordon R
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Cusco Region, Peru
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Cusco Region, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a street, like most other streets it has a road and a pavement. Useful for walking down and also driving down, or up, whichever you choose, they're both acceptable.

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Thank Gordon R
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a main drive in Cusco, lots of traffic, they don't always give pedestrians the right of way.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the main avenues of Cusco (it arrives in the Plaza de Armas, in it it is possible to find everything you need (commerce, tourist agencies, bank, hotels ...)

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Mermaid Beach, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not the historical center, but rather a busy main street ; plenty of shops, restaurants and retail outlets. Walk through on your way to the Plaza de Armas.

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is nice to have a walk on Avenida El Sol since it's the main street in Cusco. It's a bit more noisy than other district but a good place to go if looking for travel agencies or banks ;) There is also the site of Qoicancha not so far from the Plaza de Armas, which is really nice to... More 

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Heers, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is the main street of Cusco with plenty of historical buildings but also restaurants, banks and of course shops. (normal shops as well as souvenir shops) It is also quite busy (the entire day).

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at a hotel on Avenida El Sol - it was noisy and the exhaust from all the cars is nauseating when you are not used to living in a big city. We walked everywhere from here so it was handy.

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Thank Telva C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ave El Sol is the main avenue to walk to majority of attractions. Along El Sol you can shop for water, arts and crafts, or anything you need. Traffic is very heavy here.

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Olathe, Kansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

I stayed near Avenida El Sol, and walked this road daily to the historic center. There are a lot of beautiful and historic sites along the road. The temple, was my favorite site on Avenida El Sol. There are many shops and restaurants on this road as well. Avenida El Sol is easy to locate and brings you directly near... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

located near plaza de armas, Avenida el sol leads to qurikancha, an ancient Incan sun temple which was converted to a church. A very nice walk

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