At Centro Historico De Cusco, take a stroll through the heart of the oldest surviving city in South America. Formerly the capital of the Incan Empire, the old town still features many remnants of their extraordinary stonework. Beyond that, you'll see colonial-era houses, churches, convents, and, of course, the grand cathedral dominating a wide central plaza. As you explore, keep in mind that these Spanish constructions frequently sit atop visible Incan foundations. Restaurants and bars fill the narrow, cobblestone streets, offering everything from authentic Peruvian meals to expensive tourist traps, while shops sell cheap souvenirs, traditional handicrafts, and fine jewelry. Plenty of museums explore the history of the city through Incan, Quechua, and Spanish artifacts. Put Centro Historico De Cusco and other Cusco attractions into our Cusco trip itinerary website, and watch your holiday take shape.
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Tours to Centro Historico De Cusco
$40 BOOK WITH VIATOR ATV Tour to Moray, Maras and Salt Flat in the Sacred Valley from Cusco
Duration: 5 hours
$79 BOOK WITH VIATOR Half Day Cusco City Tour and Archeological Park of Sacsayhuaman
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
$696 BOOK WITH VIATOR 06 Day Cusco - Machu Picchu - Humantay Lake - Rainbow Mountain
Duration: 6 days
$550 BOOK WITH VIATOR 3-Day: Machu Picchu , Sacred Valley & City Tour || All Included ||
Duration: 3 days
$61 BOOK WITH VIATOR Private Cusco Walking Tour: Inca Museum, Qorikancha and San Pedro Market
Duration: 4 hours
Centro Historico De Cusco reviews
We very much enjoyed our visit to Cusco. There is so much history in this place and the food options are just spectacular.
We very much enjoyed our visit to Cusco. There is so much history in this place and the food options are just spectacular. more »
We visited the historic center twice, once with a guide and once alone. When it's bustling with activity, it's best.
We visited the historic center twice, once with a guide and once alone. When it's bustling with activity, it's best. more »
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