Cusco, the archaeological capital of America was the main city in Tahuantinsuyo Empire considered by the Incas like the center of the world.
Nowadays is the ultimate touristic center in Peru and has been recognized worldwide, like the one in 1978 by the 7th Mayor Convention from the Great Cities performed in Milan Italy, who declared Cusco like the “Cultural Heritage of the World”.
UNESCO, gave in 1983 the title of “Cultural Patrimony of Humanity”.
The Empire city of Cusco offers beautiful landscapes and a closening to the Inkas culture, not only for the ruins but for the people and customs, that strange but rich mixture of the old Europe and the new continent.
Cusco is and will be a cultural capital. Cusco is history, tradition and reality, a touristic destiny mandatory for those who love human history
The typical places to try Cusco food are chicherias and picanterias. There you can enjoy typical dishes like: