Best Things To Do in Cusco, Peru

With a number of things to do in Cusco, a trip to this city would certainly be memorable. Cusco has a wide range of local attractions to keep you entertained throughout your vacation. From visiting famous attractions in Cusco to engaging in a variety of exciting activities, you may explore an exhaustive list of options during your visit to the city. Be it historical monuments, recreational places, natural sites, or adventurous activities, you will be thoroughly entertained during your Cusco trip.

Tourist Attractions in Cusco

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Cusco that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 2086 itineraries
    Machu Picchu

    Tags: Outdoors, Ancient Ruin, Hill, Nature

    Address: Aguas Calientes, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    We have seen the beautiful pictures of Machu Picchu in various travel magazines. But visiting such a magnificent destination is an altogether different experience. For all the people, who admire this ...Read more

  2. #2 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1706 itineraries
    Sacsayhuaman

    Tags: Architecture

    Address: Cusco, Peru

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    From Sacsayhuaman, you can get a beautiful view of the city. If you desire to experience the architectural skills of Inca civilization, then Sacsayhuaman is the best place for you to visit. This is an...Read more

  3. #3 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1801 itineraries
    Sacred Valley

    Tags: Hiking Trail, Biking Trail, Adventure, Rock Climbing

    Address: Urubamba, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Any tourist who is seeking a different and memorable holiday experience should visit sacred valley at least once. Sacred valley is one of the most popular tourist spots in Cuzco. The gorgeous landscap...Read more

  4. #4 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1788 itineraries
    Plaza De Armas

    Tags: Art And Culture, Walking Area, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: Plateros, Cusco, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Plaza de armas is one of the most beautifully landscaped plazas of the world. Tourists can find patterned benches in the shade of the trees in plaza de armas. This beautiful destination which attracts...Read more

  5. #5 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1408 itineraries
    Pisac Ruins

    Tags: Tour, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Pisac Ruins, Sacred Valley, Cusco

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Must see the historic Pisac Ruins. Although time consuming, trekking is one of the best ways to get to them. Adventure lovers will surely love their trekking through a picturesque landscape to get to ...Read more

  6. #6 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1377 itineraries
    Cathedral Of Santo Domingo

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Cathedral of Santo Domingo, Cusco, Peru

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:45 pm Details

    Church of Santo Domingo is a popular destination for all the tourists visiting the city. The church of Santo Domingo is a beautiful structure characterized by gold interiors. The golden architectural ...Read more

  7. #7 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1459 itineraries
    Qorikancha

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    Address: Santo Domingo s/n, Cusco, Peru

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    People who are interested in ancient culture have always been fascinated by the beautiful temple of sun. The temple of sun or coricanchas is a dedication to the god of Sun. The marvelous architecture ...Read more

  8. #8 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1322 itineraries
    Qenko

    Tags: Geological Formation, Nature

    Address: Quenqo, Cuzco, Peru

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The four distinct though related period rocks of Inca collectively called as q’enko is a highly visited tourist destinations in the city. One can find a lot of tourists as well as vendors in the...Read more

  9. #9 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1597 itineraries
    San Blas

    Tags: Walking Area

    Address: San Blas, Cusco Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    San Blas is a lovely historic walkway in Cuzco. Being a top mountain it guarantees the most spectacular views of the city. The area is surrounded by great beauty in terms of architecture as well as na...Read more

  10. #10 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1485 itineraries
    Museo Inka

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Archaeological Site

    Address: Ataud, Cusco, Peru

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    All the tourists visiting Cuzco should visit Museo Inka. The archaeological museum of Cuzco also known as Museo Inka possesses the artifacts of Peruvian history. Museo Inka has a large variety of anci...Read more

  11. #11 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1360 itineraries
    Moray

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Amphitheater

    Address: Maras, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Though Moray is slightly outside the city, it is definitely an interesting place worth visiting. Moray (amphitheater) is one of the examples of ancient Inca Ruins. You will notice that it looks a lot ...Read more

  12. #12 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1270 itineraries
    Pre-columbian Art Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum

    Address: Plaza de Las Nazarenas - Cusco City, Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The Pre-Columbian Art Museum attracts a large number of visitors towards itself. The magnificent pre-Columbian art museums show off a high class collection of Peruvian culture. The art museum exhibits...Read more

  13. #13 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 1069 itineraries
    The San Francisco Church And Monastery

    Tags: Art Museum, Church, Religious Site, Library

    Address: Jirón Lampa, Distrito de Lima, Peru

    Timings: 07:30 am - 08:45 pm Details

    The San Francisco Church and Monastery have gained popularity among the tourists because of the catacombs which contain the remains of several unknown locals from ancient periods. It was the first cem...Read more

  14. #14 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 9 itineraries
    Huacarpay

    Tags: Water Body

    Address: Peru

    On the southwestern fringe of Cusco Valley, the Huacarpay Lagoon will mesmerize you with its crystalline water looking like a mirror reflecting the blue sky and the towering mountains surrounding it. ...Read more

  15. #15 of 124 Things To Do in Cusco
    - Used in 2 itineraries
    Mirador Desde El Cristo Blanco Image
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    Tags: Statue

    Address: Cristo Blanco, Cusco, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Mirador Desde El Cristo Blanco is a on the hills of Pukamoqo is famous for the statue of the Christ standing 8 metres tall with its hands open in a posture of protecting the city. This place is surrou...Read more

Activities And Tours

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