Historic center of Cusco

The historic center of Cusco is the area with the greatest history of the city, since the main temples, squares and palaces were settled there during the Inca and colonial periods. It was also the most important area of ​​urban and ceremonial control. Almost all tourists who visit Cuzco stay there as it has many hotels, restaurants and handicraft shops. The historic center was declared 'Cultural Heritage of Humanity' by Unesco in 1983.

Tourist attractions close to Historic center of Cusco

Cusco Main Square

The Main Square of Cusco is the center of tourism in the Inca capital city. In Inca times it was part of the Huacaypata. There you can visit the Cathedral.

Cusco Main Square

Stone of 12 Angles

The 12-angle stone shows elaborate Inca architecture. It was part of the Inca Roca palace. It is on Hatun Rumiyoq street in Cusco.

Stone of 12 Angles

San Pedro Market

The San Pedro market is the most popular and oldest in Cusco. It was designed by Gustave Eiffel. It offers food, crafts, restaurants and a lot of culture.

San Pedro Market