Cusco is a city in southeastern Peru, located in the eastern slopes of the Cordillera de los Andes in Huatanay River Basin, tributary of the Vilcanota, capital of the department of Cusco.
The story behind Cusco is really amazing. Formerly the capital of the Inca Empire and one of the most important cities of the Viceroyalty of Peru.
Today was declared a World Heritage Site (since 1983) by UNESCO and has become the largest tourist destination in Peru, with an annual influx of about one million visitors in 2008 and similar numbers in 2009 and 2010 . It also has a population of approximately 510 000 inhabitants. We invite you to learn more about Cusco or find your next hotel in Cusco for an unforgettable vacation.