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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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USD 49.99*
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Cusco City Sightseeing Tour
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USD 143.00*
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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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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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Fostoria, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 days ago NEW

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 4 days ago NEW

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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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The heart of the city is full of historical buildings, cultural expresions are visible everywhere, local people are friendly.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This Plaza is the center of Cusco and dates back to Inka times and then Spanish times. Many old churches and buildings and a great place to hang out and see the old places of interest. Also many shops for tourists to eat and find locally made items. A great half day outing.

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Loveland, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a nice plaza to see central Cusco and the surrounding hillsides. Be prepared to turn down multiple offers for massages.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great place to stroll around, shop and have lunch. There are few temples and cathedrals to visit and tons of stores to shop. This place is especially beautiful in the night with all the city lights.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cusco is a pretty neat place, The haves and the have nots are quite apparent, its a bit more expensive than I anticipated, but it is really interesting from a historical perspective. Churches, Parks, Plazas, cobblestone streets, great eating, drinking and people watching. Buying the Tourist Ticket, I hit most of the museums and stuff in town, then made a... More 

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