4 October 2018
Your trip to Cusco is close and you are thinking about setting up your itinerary of activities and places to know, tha’ss why here we recommend a tour that you can do in the city of Cusco in just 2 days.
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Start your trip to Cusco knowing the Plaza de Armas, the energy of this place is amazing. It has a lot of history and in its surroundings you can find restaurants, craft shops and bars. In addition, you will see the Cathedral, the main Catholic Church of Cusco, which was built over 132 years.
Then you can go to the famous stone of the 12 angles that is located in Hatun Rumiyoq street, very close to the main square.
Following the route you can go to the Barrio de San Blas, also called the balcony of Cusco because it is above the main square. In this place you can visit, the temple, the gallery of Hilario Mendivil y Familia and the viewpoint.
Another place you must visit in Cusco is the temple of Qoricancha, the maximum expression of the architecture and engineering Inca, also known as Convent of Santo Domingo.
Start your second day of city tour knowing the Sacsayhuaman Fortress, which is only 20 minutes from the city center. Its construction lasted approximately 50 years and is currently a place that brings together a lot of history and good energy.
Then you can go 30 minutes further and visit Qenqo, an archaeological center with carved rocks that could not be built by the Spaniards, they also named this site as an amphitheater, but until now the true function of the construction is ignored.