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Address: Cusco, Peru
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Sol is a beautiful walk, with many shops and attractions. I suggest walking to Qorikancha to enjoy the beautiful green garden and mesmerizing architecture. Once you're done, walk... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Cusco, Peru
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Cusco, Peru
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Sol is a beautiful walk, with many shops and attractions. I suggest walking to Qorikancha to enjoy the beautiful green garden and mesmerizing architecture. Once you're done, walk across the street and try some Quinoa Ice Cream! Also on Sol: a beautiful illustrative mural of Peruvian history, numerous bakeries and restaurants, the Serpost post office, the Maximo Nivel language school,... More 

Thank VeronicaLeeLysaght
Dubrovnik, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

A very busy avenue in the city of cusco where the local people make all the economic and tourist transactions place where are the banks and commercial centers

Thank danika u
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Good place to walk to get used to altitude! Go all of the way to the bottom of hill to visit artisan market, then walk all of the way back to Plaza.

Thank godofthearmadillos
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for an atm, change, bank, or the post office, this avenue has it all. Just on the corner of the main square. The Sun Temple - 'Coricancha' and the Artesanal market are also there.

1 Thank Ofir M
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

It's a great must do walk, lots of things to see and sites, but the traffic is so much to handle but its like that everywhere still a great walk and sites but the exhaust is nasty!

Thank Where1go7
Cusco Region, Peru
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

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.

Thank Gordon R
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

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

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

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 ...)

Thank Filipe D
Mermaid Beach, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

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.

1 Thank Dirk W
Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

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 

Thank Émilie C

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