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Once the capital city of the great Incan empire, Cusco is now better known for its archaeological wonders. If you're headed to Cusco you're likely on your way to see Machu Picchu along the Inca trail. Once you've experienced the tremendous wonder, explore the Plaza de Armas or shop for traditional crafts at the market. As South America's premiere destination, Cusco is sure to live up to the hype.

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» Cusco Cultural & Theme Tours

Cusco Cultural & Theme Tours

Discover the Sacred Valley of the Incas on this full-day excursion from Cusco. Travel to the scenic town of Pisac where you'll visit the local market and see mass if traveling on a Sunday. Then, head over to the ruins of the Ollantayambo Fortress and the Temple of the Sun, a mysteriously built structure with massive 12 foot (3.5m) tall stones. . Travel back in time to the Sacred Valley of the Incas with a day that begins in Pisac …

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» Day Trips & Excursions from Cusco

Day Trips & Excursions from Cusco

Take an all-inclusive day trip to breathtaking Machu Picchu from Cusco. Visit the world-famous Incan ruins and learn about the city, its history and the people who once lived there. Ideal for first-time visitors, families (non-strenuous hiking) and individual travelers, this once in a lifetime experience is a must-do when visiting Peru! Completed in approximately 1450 at the height of the Incan empire, Machu Picchu was abandoned less than 100 years later following the Spanish conquest of Peru …

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» Cusco Food, Wine & Nightlife Tours

Cusco Food, Wine & Nightlife Tours

Learn to make the perfect pisco sour like a true Peruvian local! This 3-hour Cusco tour teaches you all you need to know about Peru's legendary drink. After browsing ingredients at the local market with your informative guide, choose your favorite pisco flavor and try a few drinks in a local bar. Then mix your own drink and enjoy your creation. You'll walk the ancient Incan streets of Cusco and admire stunning architecture along the way …

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» Multi-Day & Extended Tours from Cusco

Extended Tours from Cusco

Visit Manu National Park in 5 days / 4 nights including Cusco, Ninamarca to Pilcopata Lodge Amazon in Peru, a Rainforest Lodge, Parrot Clay Lick, Aguas Calientes (of Manu) Machuwasi Lake, Rainforest Lodge and more. We leave from Cusco by private bus, first stopping to visit the pre Incas burial towers of Ninamarca. We then drive through the mountain to get to the typical folkloric town of Paucartambo from where we will continue in to the cloud forest …

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» Cusco Outdoor Activities

Cusco Outdoor Activities

See Cusco and its beautiful surroundings in a unique way -- on horseback! As you ride through open fields and Andean villages, you'll take in remnants of ancient Inca culture. Enjoy beautiful panoramic views of Cusco and ride to some of the city's most fascinating archeological sites, including Temple of the Moon. Horseback riding is the perfect way to sightsee - travel quickly and easily while enjoying the fresh air! …

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» Cusco Private & Custom Tours

Cusco Private & Custom Tours

Get the most out of Cusco and Machu Picchu on a 2-day private tour, and enjoy the personalized attention of a private sightseeing experience! This tour is specifically designed for those who have a limited time in Cusco and want to visit the sacred citadel of Machu Picchu. If you're simply making a stopover in Cusco or want a weekend getaway from Lima, this is the tour for you! The Vistadome train is a comfortable way to journey to Machu Picchu …

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» Cusco Sightseeing Tours

Cusco Sightseeing Tours

Discover the magic and beauty of Cusco, the capital of the Incan Empire. The flawlessly built Incan roads spread to all regions from the 'Plaza' which was thought of as the center of the world. Visit the Temple of the Sun, the Convent of Santo Domingo and the famous Cusco Cathedral with its Cuzqueno paintings. There are some stories which claim that when conquerors arrived in Cusco, the Temple of the Sun - El Korikancha - was completely laminated in gold …

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» Cusco Spa Tours

Cusco Spa Tours

Our Special Deep Tissue Massage is sure to relax your body and mind while you spend a while away from the busy city noises. You will arrive to our Spa for your hour Special Deep Tissue Massage. This includes oils, aromatherapy, coca cream and hot stones. You may speak with your therapist about your specific wishes regarding pressure, places of tension in your body and whether you wish to have hot stones or not …

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» Cusco Tickets & Passes

Cusco Tickets & Passes

Immerse within the pre-columbian times and enjoy a delicious dinner at the Pre-Columbian Art Museum and its Café Restaurant. Enhance your experience at the Imperial City of the Incas! This tour starts with the pick-up from your hotel in Cusco City Center. You will be taken to the Pre-Columbian Art Museum, the first and unique Peruvian Museum dedicated to remark the art of the ancient cultures of Peru. All the exhibited artwork comes from the Larco Museum of Lima …

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» Cusco Transfers & Ground Transport

Cusco Transfers & Ground Transport

Arrive in Cusco stress-free and make the most of your time in Peru by pre-booking your arrival airport transfer. Skip all the taxi lines and travel from Alejandro Velasco Astete Airport without a worry! These shared transfers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and coincide with your arrival flight. Pre-book your bus transfer to Cusco from Puno and avoid the stress of booking once in your destination …

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» Cusco VIP & Exclusive Tours

Cusco VIP & Exclusive Tours

Retrace the steps of Peru's ancient civilization on an exclusive six-night journey along the Inca Quarry Trail to legendary Machu Picchu. Following an alternative route to the over-used Inca Trail, hike with fewer travelers to visit three less-visited archaeological sites and interact with local communities. See breathtaking vistas and the ruins of ancient villages and temples on this route, taking you higher than the Inca Trail to almost 14,760 feet (4,500 meters), and choose from a single, double or triple-occupancy room or tent …

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» Cusco Walking & Biking Tours

Cusco Walking & Biking Tours

Vinicunca, the Mountain of 7 Colors, or Rainbow Mountain, is located in the Southern Region of Cusco. This gratifies even the most demanding travelers and trekkers, endowing unforgettable memories of the raw sites of and around it. Sumptuous panoramas of high mountains, formidable glaciers, crystalline rivers, calm lakes, harmonious pastoral scenes of grazing alpaca kept by Andean natives and the humble families of the region. This new route is genuinely unique …

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» Cusco Water Sports

Cusco Water Sports

Stand Up Paddle in Piuray Lake at 3 thousand meters above sea level. Surrounded by mountains full of 'Incan Andenes' agricultural platform) and the traditional town of Chincheros. With an amazing view to Salkantay peak. The lagoon offers the ideal conditions to practice SUP, no wind, currents or waves, so the board/kayak is really stable. According to your skills, you can paddle a 5 km distance in more or less 1:30 hours …

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Cusco was the site of the historic capital of the Inca Empire and was declared a World Heritage Site in 1983 by UNESCO. It is a major tourist destination and receives almost 2 million visitors a year. It is designated as the Historical Capital of Peru by the Constitution of Peru. The Killke occupied the region from 900 to 1200, prior to the arrival of the Incas in the 13th century …

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Cusco (or Cuzco) is a city in southeastern Peru, near the Urubamba Valley (Sacred Valley) of the Andes mountain range. The altitude of the city, located on the eastern end of the Knot of Cuzco, is around 3,500 m. The historic capital of the sun-worshipping Inca empire, it has been found in 2006 to be the spot on Earth with the highest ultraviolet light level …

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