The city of Cusco, also known as Cuzco, is located in Peru high up in the Andes. The mountains entirely surround this beautiful city of Spanish colonial architecture. Fly to Cusco with LATAM the start a beautiful and unique vacation.
Exploring historic Cusco
In Cusco, the traveler becomes a true explorer. The city is the historic capital of the Inca Empire for nearly four centuries, until the Spanish colonized the area. Mystery surrounds the many indigenous sites near Cusco, including the magnificent Machu Picchu. Visit Saksaywaman, the fortified city built by the Killke people, and later expanded by the Incas. Beyond the rich history and architecture, Cusco offers local Peruvian cuisine, as well as French and Italian delicacies. The vibrant culture provides travelers with unique experiences, many are easy to enjoy by guided tours.
Activities in Cusco
Cusco is a very walkable city, and bus tours are a popular method of exploring the surrounding areas. Consider less traditional forms of transportation: zip lining, rafting, mountain climbing, and boat tours are all available. Book your flight to Cusco with LATAM today and embark on an unforgettable vacation.