Night life is one of the principal attractives in Cusco. Cusco city is a Cosmopolitan place, you will find people from all around the Word. Thats why you will find different kinds of bars, restaurants or discos.
After an excelent day of walks and visits to different archaeological centers of Cusco and its surroundings, you can enjoy a delicious dinner or a relaxing drink. In the center of the city are concentrated restaurants that offers traditional food from Cusco and international food (hindu, irish, israeli, etc.).
After a delicious dinner, you can visit any bar around the mainsquare of Cusco or the neighborhood of San Blas, known as well for its night life. Most of bars in Cusco city offer famous Happy Hour, youll enjoy two drinks for the price of one
To close an unforgettable night, there are discos of every size, kinds and colors located in the center of the city and other places. You will enjoy a night with local recognized DJs and dance different rythms like electro, salsa, reggaetn, etc.
Visit Cusco and enjoy its excellent nightlife.
Between the towns of Pisac and Ollantaytambo in Cusco, is located the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Its Altitud is lower than Cusco city (2700-2900 msnm) and its principal characteristics are its very nice weather, vegetation, flora and abundant fauna.
Sacred Valley of the Incas comprises the largest concentration of archaeological sites in Peru (350). For example, in this place you will find Archaeological Complex of Pisac, Ollantaytambo, Urco, etc. Also, the valley is full of incredibles snowys and marvelous andean landscapes.
Many andean communities are located in the Sacred Valley. Its people still preserve ancestral customs and they celebrate traditional festivities. These are the result of the fusin between Catholic religin, bring by spanish people, and inca culture.
The Sacred Valley of the Incas is also an ideal place for enjoy outdoor experiences. You can practice adventure sports like downhill, zipline and rafting.
Not only Machupicchu is one of the most beautiful places all around Cusco, many tourists from diferent parts of the world, come to Cusco for stay only in the city. The streets of Cusco, squares and museums are very atractive for tourism.
Nowadays, the mainsquare is the central core of modern Cusco. In its surroundings you will find different kinds of restaurants, jewelery stores, hotels, bars and discos. Cusco’s mainsquare is also a place for big celebrations as Inti Raymi, Santuranticuy or Corpus Christi. Likewise, this is a meeting place between people from all around the world, of different ages, genders, etc.
Once you walk through small streets of Cusco, the energy concentrated in its people and in the inca walls, will make the tiredness go away. Visit Cusco and enjoy the experience of the city, you will have a pleasant experience
Sacsayhuaman is located 3 km north from Cusco. The land is about 3000 hectares, where youwill find an incredible archaeological complex,and rich flora and fauna.
According to history, Sacsayhuaman was a military placeat the beginins, then it turn into a religious center and, finally, in a place of work. For many years,Sacsayhuamanwas considered as a fortress, however, New hypotheses say that it was a very importan ceremonial centrer. Nowadays, Sacsayhuaman is also considered as a temple dedicated to the worship of the sun.
Sacsayhuaman is a quechua word that means satisfied hawk. This concept defines Sacsayhuaman as hawk guarding the capital of the Inca empire: Cusco. It was build by Inca Pachacutec, Tupac Yupanqui and Huayna Capac. Its construction took longer tan seven decades and required the strength of 20,000 men. The walls are formed by giant blocks of earth that reach 9 meters of height, 5 meters of width and 4 meters of thickness. The largest stones can weigh up to 125 litters. Each platform has an average of 360 meters in length and are joined by stairs.