This beautiful, cosmopolitan city was founded by the Incas in 1100 AD. It is the gateway to some of the best archaeological sites in the world; but it’s more than simply a gateway – there is much to explore and enjoy in this exciting and magical place.
Reasons to visit Cusco include:
Casa Andina Koricancha is a lovely old colonial building in the heart of Cusco
Casa Andina Plaza is in a convenient location for the main tourist sites in Cusco and provides comfortable accommodation for its guests.
An historic 17th casona within walking distance of Cusco's main square, providing cosy accommodation and pretty gardens.
A lovely colonial-style hotel in the heart of Cusco, owned by Mountain Lodges of Peru.
Cusco's finest 5-star hotel, originally built as a monastery and now part of the Orient Express group.
Both KLM and Iberia have flights to Lima via Europe, leaving the UK early in the morning to arrive in Lima in the evening. The flight time is about 14 hours. It is also possible to fly to Lima via America.
Language: Spanish and Quechua are the official languages.
Not required for British travellers (up to 90 days). EC nationals can ask us for further advice.
There are no compulsory vaccinations, except yellow fever if visiting the rainforest. Malaria prophylactics are also recommended in the rainforest.
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Otley, Suffolk, IP6 9JW.
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9am to 5.30pm
Telephone: 01473 890499