Cusco holds the title of the archaeological capital of America with pride. There is no other place on the whole continent where you so easily visit the ruins of a amazing culture, still in a good condition.
The contrasts between indigenous and western cultures, history and the present give Cusco its special beauty.
While visiting the circuit, traveling along the rivers Urubamba or Vilcanota,
you will find the towns of Pisaq, Yucay, Urubamba, Ollantaytambo and Chinchero.
In every town you can find pre-Hispanic archaeological ruins, built by the different
Incas and used as citadels or resting places. Perfect places for buying handmade
The most important of all because of its worldwide reputation. For a lot of people it is the eighth wonder of the world, a demostration of the wisdom of a culture capable of building a citadel using giant stones, perfectly fitted one of top of the other, in a place which is difficult to reach.