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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“street vendors” (62 reviews)
“main square” (57 reviews)
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Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautiful square with gorgeous churches ...at least three. It takes you back to an older world. The European influence is still seen strong here. The architecture of this area is amazing. You can sit on the steps of the church and just...More

Thank Lily1112014
Reviewed yesterday

Cusco was amazing and wonderful. They do a great job of watching out for the tourists. We felt safe at all hours and everywhere in the old district. I wish I had 2 more days...

Thank GJ-Wim
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Plaza de Armas is the city's main square and is always crowded with tourists and locals enjoying the downtown scenery and local scene; the best part of all is; they always have local musicians or artists showcasing their talent and colorful vibrant dancers dancing...More

Thank Agnes U
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This plaza is a must visit while in Cusco. There are several churches at this plaza as well as many restaurants. There are also some shops. Check out the book store for maps and books about the area. There were always people in the plaza....More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited plaza de armas as a part of a Peru essentials tour. Nice square, go to the church before 8am to avoid entry fee and use the scotiabank atm at the corner if you need USD (it dispenses USD and PES)

Thank András V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Dead Center of town....great place to hang out and people watch..can go NSEW and always something new and different to see

Thank Tkt2travel
Reviewed 4 days ago

The centre square of Cusco is a gathering place for tourists and locals alike. We used this as our hub for deciding where to eat and what to shop for. Loved the selection of restaurants around the square

Thank Andersok
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The town came to the square to watch the soccer game and the next evening was the festival of children. Police presence was high- they were visible and friendly but on the lookout for the safety of the people

Thank deesdtt
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The square is the main “meeting point” of the town, surrounded by restaurants and other services. The negative point is the “travel salesman” everywhere.

Thank Leandro M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Is the main square in Cusco is full of beoutiful view around Cusco if you are in there just go there and Relax yourself

Thank JhonMotherLearning
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