Church and convent of Santa Clara in Cusco

In the historic center of Cusco you can see colonial churches everywhere. One of the most famous temples is the church and convent of Santa Clara, which is located just 600 meters from the city's Main Square. The enclosure housed the mestizo maidens descendants of the Incas. Today, in charge of the Poor Clare nuns, it continues to receive girls as well as visitors interested in learning about the relics they keep from the colony. It is one of the most famous religious tourist attractions in Cusco.

Tourist attractions close to Church and convent of Santa Clara in Cusco

Church of the Compañía de Jesús

The Church of the Company of Jesus is a temple located in the Plaza de Armas of Cusco. It is part of the Andean Baroque circuit along with other churches.

Church of the Compañía de Jesús

Church of San Pedro

The church of San Pedro de Cusco is made of stone. It was an old hospital until the 1650 earthquake. It preserves works of art such as canvases and sculptures.

Church of San Pedro

Church of san francisco

The church of San Francisco del Cusco has treasures such as the catacombs or the canvas "Genealogy of the Franciscan order", the largest in South America.

Church of san francisco