Cusco is a beautiful city located in southeastern Peru, known for its rich history and stunning architecture. A Cusco Experiences tour typically includes a visit to the famous Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, which is accessible by train from Cusco.
During a Cusco tour, you will explore the city’s unique blend of Inca and Spanish colonial architecture, including the impressive Plaza de Armas and the ancient ruins of Sacsayhuaman, Q’enqo, Tambomachay and Puca Pucara.
You can also indulge in the delicious local cuisine, which features traditional Peruvian dishes such as ceviche, lomo saltado, and rocoto relleno. Additionally, Cusco is home to a vibrant market scene where you can purchase souvenirs, handicrafts, and textiles.
Best Cusco Experiences: This five-day itinerary is a perfect introduction to the magical land of Cusco, Peru.
The first day is spent exploring the Sacred Valley, where you can marvel at the incredible Incan archaeological sites and also visit an alpaca farm. The second day is all about discovering the breathtaking Machu Picchu, one of the new seven wonders of the world. On the third day, explore the Maras Salt Mines and Moray for a half-day tour and enjoy a traditional Peruvian lunch at a local restaurant. The fourth day is dedicated to the South Valley tour, which includes colonial churches and archaeological sites.
On the final day, take a hike to Rainbow Mountain, where you can enjoy stunning views of the Andes and the highest snow-capped mountain AUSANGATE, as well as witness the beauty of alpacas and the countryside in Cusco. Throughout the trip, there will be plenty of free time to explore Cusco city on your own and experience the rich Peruvian culture.