Historic Center of Cusco

Cusco


According to myth, Cusco was founded by Manco Capac and Mama Ocllo. Remodeling of the site was done inspired by a puma since the animal corresponded the shape of the teritory that divided Cusco in 2 . Today, a walk through this Historic Center De Cusco is designed to reflect on the Spanish conquest, jewels of art within 2,000 year old walls, temples of the Sun, monasteries and churches, museums and Indian markets. Proclaimed  a World Heritage Site, the unique testimony of Inca civlisation and cultural development of Peru is a special confluence of cultures. Incas and Hispanics produced brilliant structures,architecture and educational shyntesis. Visit the heritage of humanity in all its,past and present, glory.

 


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