Church of Belén in Cusco

The church of Belén is one of the least known colonial temples in Cusco. It is located in the Santiago neighborhood, on the outskirts of the Historic Center of the city. Its baroque architecture stands out for its solidity and beautiful decoration. Inside, its main altar stands out as well as its canvases from the 'Cusco school of painting'. Your visit is not included in any tour so it must be done on your own. Its main effigy, the Virgin of Bethlehem, participates in the Corpus Christi festival every year.

Tourist attractions close to Church of Belén in Cusco

Andahuaylillas Church

This church in the south of Cusco is famous for its canvases, murals and baroque decoration. It is included in the South Valley Tour or the Andean Baroque Circuit.

Andahuaylillas Church

Church and convent of Santa Clara in Cusco

This Cusco temple is known as the resplendent church for its interior decoration with mirrors. It was a cloister for mestizo girls of Inca origin.

Church and convent of Santa Clara in Cusco

Cusco Cathedral

The Cathedral of Cusco is next to the Plaza de Armas. The cost is 25 Peruvian soles (8 dollars). It includes paintings, sculptures, treasures and a lot of history.

Cusco Cathedral