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4 Reasons to Visit Cusco

Trips to Cusco are the most requested in Peruvian agencies, mainly because it has one of the wonders of the world: Machu Picchu (currently The Best Tourist Attraction in the World 2019).

Cusco is one of the most representative cities in Peru, as it has a diversity of natural landscapes, majestic monuments and fabulous customs. But what other reasons do you have to visit the Inca Empire? We detail it below.

Recharge yourself with positive energies

Many times work and daily routine can stress us out so much that we don’t know what to do to relax. In that sense, vacations become an opportunity to enjoy and live moments of tranquility.

Therefore, Cusco is a good option to relax, since it is one of the most energetic tourist places in Peru. Starting with Machu Picchu, a gigantic fortress located above the Sacred Valley of the Incas.

Also, you can visit the Sacsayhuamán fortress, a spectacular building where the festival of the Sun is celebrated. Likewise, there is Choquequirao, the sister city of Machu Picchu, the Puca Pucara Campus and Kenko (Inca shrine).

Cusco is a place that transmits vigorous energies that generate renewing sensations!

Learn about Inca customs first-hand

Thanks to our personalized tours you will have the opportunity to learn about the customs and culture of Cusco through various Inca families and/or communities.

You can even participate in traditional festivals and sacred rituals. For example, visit the ruins of Sacsayhuaman to see the “Apu Ausangate”, a fabulous sacred mountain.

Enjoy the delicious Cusco gastronomy

Cusco invites you to taste its typical dishes, which are made with a series of natural ingredients that transcend from generation to generation. It will give you an idea of how the Incas ate.

Among the most popular typical dishes of Cusco are the following:

  • Chicharrón Cusqueño: Representative of the town of Saya.
  • Chuño cola or Lawa de chuño: Stew of Inca origin.
  • Chiri uchu: The typical flag dish of Cusco.
  • Corn with cheese: Traditional snack.
  • Chairo: Ideal soup in cold weather.
  • Mushroom kapchi: Typical snack.

Do Experiential Tourism in Cusco

Other important reasons to travel to Cusco is that you can do various tourist activities, such as: Experiential Tourism, Ecotourism and Adventure Tourism (For example: trekking on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, rafting, etc.). It even offers you nightlife in the best themed bars and clubs.

We offer you the best personalized tours. Contact us now and we will gladly help you organize your travel itinerary to Cusco.

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