Sights & Attractions in Cusco and the Sacred Valley

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Things to Do in Cusco

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Andahuaylillas
The main attraction of the small town of Andahuaylillas, 8 km...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Casa de Garcilaso
You'll find a bit of everything in this spot, which may leave...
Houses / Mansions Cusco
 
Catedral
Dominating the Plaza de Armas, the monumental cathedral is one...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
ChocoMuseo
This museum provides a delicious introduction to the history...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Colcampata
To behold colonial Cusco in all its beauty, take the 15-minute...
Neighborhoods / Streets Cusco
 
La Merced
The church may be overshadowed by the more famous Catedral and...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Monasterio de Santa Catalina de Siena
An extensive collection of Cusqueñan religious art is the draw...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo
Take a refreshing turn back toward the present in this city of...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Museo de Arte Precolombino
For a different perspective on pre-Colombian ceramics head to...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Museo de Arte Religioso del Arzobispado
The building may be on the dark and musty side, but this San...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Museo de Plantas Sagradas
Many people are familiar with the coca plant only as the source...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Museo Hilario Mendívil
As San Blas's most famous son, the former home of 20th-century...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Museo Inka
Everyone comes to "ooh" and "eeww" over this archaeological museum's...
Museums / Galleries Cusco
 
Museo Machu Picchu Casa Concha
Artifacts that Hiram Bingham unearthed during his 1911 "discovery"...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
 
Palacio de Inca Roca
Inca Roca lived in the 13th or 14th century. Halfway along his...
Castles / Palaces Cusco
 
Pikillacta
For a reminder that civilizations existed in this region before...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
 
Plaza de Armas
With park benches, green lawns, and splendid views of the Catedral...
Squares Cusco
 
Puka Pukara
Little is known of the archaeological ruins of Puka Pukara, a...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
 
Qenko
It may be a fairly serene location these days, but Qenko, which...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Qorikancha
If the Spanish came to the new world looking for El Dorado, the...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
 
Raqchi. (Temple of Wiracocha)
The ruins of this large temple in the ancient town of Raqchi...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
 
Rumicolca
An enormous 12-meter- (39-foot-) high gate dating from the Wari...
Military Sites Cusco
 
Sacsayhuamán
Towering high above Cusco, the ruins of Sacsayhuamán are a constant...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
 
San Blas
For spectacular views over Cusco's terra-cotta rooftops, head...
Neighborhoods / Streets Cusco
 
Tambomachay
Ancient fountains preside over this tranquil and secluded spot...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Templo de La Compañía
With its ornately carved facade, this Jesuit church on the Plaza...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Templo de San Francisco
Close to the Plaza de Armas, the Plaza de San Francisco is a...
Squares Cusco
 
Templo Santa Clara
Austere from the outside, this incredible 1588 church takes the...
Religious Sites Cusco
 
Templo y Plazoleta de San Blas
The little square in San Blas has a simple adobe church with...
Squares Cusco
 
Tipón
Everyone has heard that the Incas were good engineers, but for...
Archaeological Sites Cusco
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