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.

Tourist attractions close to Three golden crosses in Cusco

The mountain seven colors of Palccoyo

The mountain seven colors of Palccoyo is south of Cusco. The tour includes a 2 kilometer walk. Also a stone forest and adventurous option.

The mountain seven colors of Palccoyo

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