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Centro Historico De Cusco

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Address: Cusco 08002, Peru
Phone Number: +51 987 312 403
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Cusco City Sightseeing Tour
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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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Day & Night - just promenade and enjoy

See the architecture, note the traditional costumes. Friendly people, plenty of cafes and restaurants

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Knysna, South Africa
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Knysna, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

See the architecture, note the traditional costumes. Friendly people, plenty of cafes and restaurants

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Lima / Cusco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had I known how much Cusco had to offer, we would have booked our trip there for more than 1 day passing through. It was so beautiful and so rich in history. The Centro Historico De Cusco is unlike anything I have ever visited before. I would recommend seeing it with a tour guide. Otherwise, we would not have learned... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Highly recommended to spend one entire day! There are too many places to eat and to shop Peruvian handcrafts.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I enjoyed spending a few hours roaming around the center. Going from one shop to the other, it sucks that' Peruvians look at tourists like they were walking dollar signs but I guess you get used to it.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a guided tour of the historic centre of Cuzco (note spelling taught by Quechua-speaking guide) and loved it. Our guide was excellent and lively on the subject, as well as being extremely knowledgeable. This is a fascinating city, despite all the tourists, and we learned a lot about the history of Peru and the Spanish invaders - brutal.... More 

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Fostoria, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just walking around this area observing the people and sights is enough, but there are multiple churches, shops, and museums you won't want to miss

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice, safe place to hang out - lots of stores around it, including massage places with really good massages - not sketchy - even though they look a bit sketchy at first, since they are everywhere.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent much of our time in the Cusco square. An amazing place to sit off in the sun, great food (including our fave organika) best place to people watch.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just walk around and take in the sights, sounds and smells of this wonderful old town. Take your time, and enjoy!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Cathedrals and the Chocolate Factory. Just incredible sights generally. The locals and there alpacas are a colorful addition but you must remember to give them some $$ if taking pictures. You can find reasonable massages throughout Cusco which helps both pre and post Macchu Picchu.

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