The city of Cusco (Cuzco) is located in southeastern Peru. Encompassing mountain and forest areas located to 3360 meters above sea level. Known as the Archaeological Capital of America. This is a famous city because it has several archaeological monuments around.
Legend has it that the city was founded by the legendary figure of Inca Manco Capac, who emerged from Lake Titicaca (Puno) to teach men to cultivate the land. Due to this legend the Incas Cusco considered how hombligo world. It is a holy city and former capital of the Inca empire or Tahuantinsuyo (tahua: four; yours: region).
The city is known worldwide for its various archaeological monuments that are in it and around it, great legacy of the Incas.
Besides being a gateway of the greatest architectural works in the world and considered one of the seven wonders of the world Machu Picchu.
Visiting this city will definitely be a unique experience.