With colonial charm, rich Incan history, and a perfect blend of the old and new, there is no disputing that Cuzco should be at the top of your Peru Bucket List. Explore some of the most famous attractions in Peru in the heart of the Andes mountains.
The Incas famously considered Cuzco the center of the world, and we at Peru Bucket List tend to believe the same. This is the heart of every Peruvian adventure, a fascinating town to simply walk around, and also the perfect jumping-off point for exploring the Sacred Valley and nearby highlight of the region: Machu Picchu!
Without a doubt, one of the most incredible and stunning cities in Peru. Cuzco will blow you away. The majesty of the Inca stonework mixed with colonial architecture. Get lost in the wonderful barrio of San Blas, and enjoy fresh juice from the San Pedro or San Blas Market. Visit the incredible Sacsayhuaman ruins (Huge Inca stones) on the outskirt of the city of Cusco. The Incas considered Cusco as “the center of the world.”
Situated at almost 3,400m (11,200ft) above sea level, Cuzco is sure to take your breath away – both literally and figuratively! It is the archeological capital of the Americas and Cuzco is the oldest populated city on the continent. Inca temples are covered by Spanish churches, and pre-Colombian stone streets are lined by modern murals painted below colonial balconies. Join us to see for yourself why Cuzco is considered one of the most beautiful cities in South America.
Enjoy our selected activities in the capital of the Inca empire. The perfect combination of; adventure, culture, and local experiences. Click on the links and explore Cuzco in a fun and authentic way. We are sure you will like it.