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Cusco Map, Peru

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Cusco Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Cusco with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Cusco useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Cusco!

Cusco History

The first Spanish soldiers arrived to Cuzco in 1533 under the leadership of Francisco Pizzaro. The battle of Cuzco ended in a bloodbath due to the superior weapons of the Spanish Forces. Despite the tactics of the Inca, they could not hold out against the Spanish siege weapons. The effect of the Spanish conquest on the population was catastrophic. While the Inca did not die out because they were executed by the Spanish... read more

Cusco Sightseeing

For more recent pieces of Peruvian art, visit the Museo Historico Regional, fund in the home of the famous Inca historian Garcilaso de la Vega. The museum displays an impressive collection of 17th and 18th century paintings. read more

Cusco Travel Guide

Many travelers who arrive in Cuzco are afflicted with altitude sickness. A great local remedy is mate de coca, coca tea, which will diminish the nausea and it is also an energizing drink. While Cuzco is a safe place at day, it is not recommended to walk the streets of the city at night, because robberies are quite frequent, so the wisest choice is to take a taxi. read more

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