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Cusco Region Top Attractions

Top 1 things to see and do in Cusco Region

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    The magnificent, high altitude, Machu Picchu ruins in Peru.
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    Located high above the Urubamba Valley in Peru, the Incan city of Machu Picchu is the most popular tourist attraction in the country. This ancient city dates back to the fifteenth century and was built on the order of the first ruler of the Incan empire, known as the Sapa Inca Pachacuti. The city was inhabited for over one hundred years until the Spanish conquered Peru in 1532. The city was then lost for several hundred years and subsequently re-discovered by Western civilization in 1911 when locals showed an American historian named Hiram Bingham the site ...

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  • * Regular pre-pandemic touristic activity level.