Three golden crosses in Cusco

Three golden crosses is the name by which a natural viewpoint is known from where you can see one of the most spectacular sunrises of the planet. The place is located in the department of Cusco, province of Paucartambo. Every year, during the winter solstice (at the end of June), a natural phenomenon known as the 'white ray' occurs there, causing the optimal illusion of three suns on the horizon. It is a phenomenon that only occurs in some parts of the world.

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The Sacred Valley of the Incas

The Sacred Valley was a very important Inca agricultural area where temples and platforms such as Pisac, Chinchero, Ollantaytambo, Moray and Machu Picchu were built.

The Sacred Valley of the Incas

The red valley of Pitumarca

The red valley of Pitumarca is a new tourist attraction in Cusco. It is 5,000 meters high. It is famous for its red mountains of mineral spring.

The red valley of Pitumarca

Humantay Lagoon

The Humantay lagoon is one of the best attractions in Peru along with Machu Picchu. How much? What to bring Location, climate, height and more information.

Humantay Lagoon