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Mercado Central de San Pedro Tours

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There is a certain irony that one of the best sites in Cusco really isn’t a site at all. Rather, the Mercado Central de San Pedro (San Pedro Market) is simply the place in the center of Cusco where most of the locals go for their groceries.
Address: Plaza de San Francisco, Cusco, Peru
Hours: Daily until 5pm

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History of Cusco + San Pedro Market

History of Cusco + San Pedro Market

You will know first the history of Cusco from the time they founded it until the invasion of the Spanish, we will know, and we will talk a lot about its streets, squares, old and finally we will visit the traditional market of Cusco (San Pedro) where we will find a variety of products of the region del Cuso quillabamba valley such as coffee, cocoa, fresh fruits, typical foods, super large breads, handicrafts, cheeses, will be a unique experience where we will explain to you the detail of each product .. !!!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.00
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$75.00
per group
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Peruvian Cooking Class and Local Market in Cusco

Peruvian Cooking Class and Local Market in Cusco

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Explore a local market in Cusco, then take a workshop on Peruvian cuisine during this 4-hour culinary experience. Learn about the functions of traditional Andean kitchens and local specialties from a professional Peruvian chef. Tastings, meal, and drinks included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.52
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$70.52
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Private Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing including San Pedro Market and Archaeological Sites

Private Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing including San Pedro Market and Archaeological Sites

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Experience the top highlights in the ancient Inca capital of Cusco, covering its colonial architecture, archaeological sites and local markets, during this 4.5-hour private tour. Get a personalized introduction to Inca culture at iconic sites like Sacsayhuaman and Qorikancha (The Temple of the Sun). Then get a sense for the massive building projects of the Spaniards at the Cusco Cathedral, before finishing with some shopping for potatoes, fruits and handicrafts at San Pedro Market. Your private Cusco trip includes a private guide and vehicle plus all entrance fees.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.80
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$111.80
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Private Cusco Walking Tour: Inca Museum, Qorikancha and San Pedro Market

Private Cusco Walking Tour: Inca Museum, Qorikancha and San Pedro Market

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Explore the principal highlights of Cusco, covering both its modern-day and ancient-Inca traditions, during this private walking tour. Visit the one-time location of the Incas' Temple of the Sun (Qorikancha), known today for the Convent of Santo Domingo that occupies the site. Continue with a visit to Cusco’s Inca Museum, to learn about the rise of this amazing civilization, and stop by the city’s San Pedro Market for a glimpse of daily life for city residents.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.52
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$60.52
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Private Walking Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing and San Pedro Market

Private Walking Tour: Cusco City Sightseeing and San Pedro Market

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Discover the wealth of history and fascinating modern-day culture of Cusco, the ancient capital of the Inca empire, during this 4-hour walking tour with a private guide. Get off the tour bus and out into the streets of this amazing Inca city, following your guide on foot through the city’s main square and past its imposing cathedral. You’ll also check out the impressive ruins of the Incas’ Qorikancha temple and do some shopping for produce and handicrafts at San Pedro Market. This private walking tour also covers all site entrance fees and round-trip hotel transport.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.24
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$69.24
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Cusco Walking Tour: Inca Museum, Koricancha Temple and San Pedro Market

Cusco Walking Tour: Inca Museum, Koricancha Temple and San Pedro Market

Set out on foot to explore Cusco’s historic architecture, key landmarks, and market; visiting the Inca capital alongside a guide helps unlock the rich stories behind each site. With an itinerary that includes the Inca Museum, the Cusco Cathedral, the Temple of the Sun of the Incas, and the Mercado Central de San Pedro, you’ll cover key sites while soaking up the Andean city’s unique atmosphere.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Cusco: Half Day City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins w/ BTCP

Cusco: Half Day City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins w/ BTCP

Explore the San Pedro market and learn about its unique local products on this private half-day tour. Then, see the ruins of the Koricancha Temple, the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, the Plaza de Armas, and the cathedral.
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  • 5 hours
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$86.03
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$86.03

Cusco: Private Half Day City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins

Cusco: Private Half Day City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins

Explore the San Pedro market and learn about its unique local products on this private half-day tour. Then, see the ruins of the Koricancha Temple, the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, the Plaza de Armas, and the cathedral.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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$112.83
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$112.83

Cusco: Half Day City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins without entrances

Cusco: Half Day City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins without entrances

Explore the San Pedro market and learn about its unique local products on this private half-day tour. Then, see the ruins of the Koricancha Temple, the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, the Plaza de Armas, and the cathedral.
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  • 5 hours
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$53.79
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$53.79

Cusco: Private City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins w/ BTCP

Cusco: Private City Tour with San Pedro Market & Ruins w/ BTCP

Explore the most iconic places of the city of Cuzco! Known as the Imperial City and declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The tour starts in the picturesque San Pedro market, a local market where you can explore the colors, flavors and traditions of modern Cuzco, surrounded with unique products in the area, including many varieties of potatoes, chillies, fruit, spices and many others.This experience continues with the Koricancha Temple, an ancient Inca palace and cult center of the Sun God, above which the order of the Dominicans built a church, which remains standing to this day. The ascent continues as you reach the Fortress of Sacsayhuaman, an impressive example of the Inca military architecture. Afterwards, you will explore Q'enqo archeological site, an Inca ceremony site where many important ceremonies took place. Finally, you will arrive to the Plaza de Armas (main square), where you will visit the imposing Cathedral, the most important temple in the city.
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  • 5 hours
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$111.80
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$111.80

Private Cusco, Puka Pukara, Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman Full-Day Tour

Private Cusco, Puka Pukara, Tambomachay and Sacsayhuaman Full-Day Tour

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Discover Cusco’s UNESCO-listed center and remarkably preserved Inca ruins on this full-day tour and enjoy the undivided attention of a private guide. Visit the archeological sites of Puka Pukara, Sacsayhuaman, and Tambomachay; admire Cusco landmarks including Plaza de Armas, Coricancha temple, and Cusco Cathedral; and browse the stalls at San Pedro market.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$125.00
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$125.00
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Private Half-Day Historical Cusco with Sacsayhuaman

Private Half-Day Historical Cusco with Sacsayhuaman

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Tick off more Cusco attractions in less time on a private, half-day city tour, designed with history buffs in mind. With a private guide, you’ll visit ancient Inca archeological sites such as Sacsayhuaman and Tambomachay; explore the Historic Center of Cusco, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; and admire landmarks such as Cusco La Catedral and the Convent of Santo Domingo. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$112.42
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$112.42
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Cusco Local Tastes and Flavors

Cusco Local Tastes and Flavors

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Taste your way through Cusco on a culinary tour of the city’s street food and markets. Travel by public transport along with a guide to the San Jeronimo market, a chicheria (seller of fermented corn drink), and a traditional restaurant, learning about the food and Peruvian culture as you go. Additional stops include a textile organization and medicinal plant center.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$90.00
Price varies by group size
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$90.00
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Small-Group Tour: Cusco City with Temple of Qoricancha

Small-Group Tour: Cusco City with Temple of Qoricancha

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Although now one of the largest contemporary cities in Peru, Cusco's history as the former seat of the Inca Empire is on display throughout the modern metropolis. See some of Cusco's most stunning attractions, including the Temple of Qoricancha and the Sacsayhuaman, on this guided tour of the city center, which includes informative commentary about the city's history as well as its present-day culture.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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$128.21

Peruvian Cooking Classes

Peruvian Cooking Classes

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We Cook Peru has the best-rated cooking classes in Cusco, we offer a unique and professional culinary experience. Unlike other cooking classes in town, we have a professional kitchen and plenty of space for you to cook and enjoy your food.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.67
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$42.67

3-Days Cusco and Machu Picchu Trip

3-Days Cusco and Machu Picchu Trip

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No visit to Peru is complete without ticking off Machu Picchu, one of the New7Wonders of the World, but planning your trip can often take a lot of time and effort. On this 3-day tour from Cusco, a local takes care of arranging your accommodation, transfers, and activities in order to ensure your vacation goes smoothly. Plus, exploring with a guide allows you to overcome the language barrier. 
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$613.00
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$613.00
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Private Peruvian Cooking Class & Market Tour in Granada

Private Peruvian Cooking Class & Market Tour in Granada

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Discover one of the best culinary experiences of the city, with authentic flavors in recipes that were perfected by the experience and research by our kitchen team. Enjoy the guidance and teaching of an authentic local chef and learn about techniques, secrets, stories and mysteries that surround Peruvian cuisine in an environment designed exclusively to take it to the roots of Peruvian cuisine.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.00
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$41.00

Private 90 Minutes Kickstart Tour of Cusco with a Local

Private 90 Minutes Kickstart Tour of Cusco with a Local

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First time in Cusco? Wondering where to go and what to see in this colorful city? We got you! Kickstart your time in Cusco with a 90-minute introduction to the city with the help of your favorite local. See the main highlights of Cusco and discover the best the city has to offer. Your local host will answer all of your travel questions and will provide you with local insights and recommendations according to your liking. On this private tour, you’ll visit the must-see historical spots of the city, but also see hidden places that will give an authentic feeling of the city. Wander around the famous Plaza de Armas built on an important Inca meeting-spot, the must-see QoriKancha temple remains, and the impressive ‘Stone of 12 Angles’. Wander through colonial streets and get a taste of local life at San Pedro Market. Ready for a unique private journey through past and present?
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$15.67
Price varies by group size
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$15.67
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Withlocals The 10 Tastings: Cusco Private Food Tour

Withlocals The 10 Tastings: Cusco Private Food Tour

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Fall in love with the flavorful Peruvian cuisine on this delicious food tour in Cusco! Enjoy a selection of 10 tastings hand-picked by your foodie local host, just for you. From yummy must-tries like the famous ceviche ​to unique dishes like causa, a potato-based caked with a delicious filling; you’re in for a treat, so bring your appetite. During this culinary tour in Cusco, you will enjoy authentic local bites ranging from savory to sweet while also discovering the city and its highlights. Wander around the vibrant San Pedro Market, the oldest food market in Cusco. Explore San Francisco Square and admire its charming fountain and colonial architecture. And the cherry on top, do like the locals do and drink a Cusquena Beer that gets you in the mood with a Peruvian vibe. What can be better than that? Looking for a vegetarian alternative? It’s possible! The tour has been created with alternative tastings to fit your preferences. Just let your host know!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$51.82
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$51.82
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Cusco Markets and Ruins Small Group Tour

Cusco Markets and Ruins Small Group Tour

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On this day tour you'll visit key Incan highlights to experience Cusco at the grassroots level. Start at the vibrant San Pedro local market, then head out of town to explore two major Inca sites: Sacsayhuaman and Q'enqo. Enjoy a picnic surrounded by amazing landscapes before returning to Cusco by foot, learning about the history and culture along the way.
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  • 5 hours
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$75.25
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$75.25

Private Tour: Cusco Like a local

Private Tour: Cusco Like a local

Start your tour at the local market of Cusco. In the market, you will find the best variety of vegetables, loaves of bread and fruit. Following you will visit the Colonial Cathedral in Cusco, there you will be able to see over 400 paintings from Cusquena School. After visiting the Colonial Cathedral, you'll visit Qoricancha, a religious center of Cusco. Then you will walk uphill to the artisan quarter of San Blas. • Visit the local market of San Pedro • Get to know the artisan neighborhood of San Blas • Visit the most important Inca temple in Cusco: Qoricancha • Visit the main Plaza and the Cathedral
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.00
Price varies by group size
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$64.00
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Cusco Tour at Night: Planetarium, Dinner & Pisco Sour

Cusco Tour at Night: Planetarium, Dinner & Pisco Sour

This wonderful tour takes place before the sunset and at night. With this tour, you will visit the most important traditional market in Cusco, 'San Pedro'. At night, you will visit the closest astronomical viewpoint to the city of Cusco, all this to you nurture of the inca culture and enjoy a stellar show that you will never forget. Finally, you will return to the city, where you will taste the drink of the Peruvian flag, the Pisco Sour. Then, at a local restaurant known as 'Polleria', you will taste one of the champion and delicious dishes of Peruvian cuisine: A juicy Grilled Chicken accompanied by an Inka Kola. Dare to live a different experience, in a Cusco night full of Peruvian culture and flavor.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$107.70
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$107.70
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Walking City Tour in Cuzco

Walking City Tour in Cuzco

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Visit the ancient capital of the Incas on a 4-hour hike through historic Inca and Spanish streets. The picturesque neighborhood of San Blas (area of artisans who delight us with their colonial works in carvings, Cusco paintings and imagery), the street of the Stone of the 12 angles, the Plaza de Armas with the impressive Cathedral, repository of a colonial art left by the Spanish culture, the majestic Qoricancha or Temple of the Sun and ending with the local grocery market of San Pedro, with tasting of products that are not always you. known. City Tour on Foot in Cuzco is an excursion where you can enjoy and learn about our history and architecture and above all our guide takes care of making your experience pleasant and unforgettable.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.00
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$60.00

Guided Waking City Tour in Cusco

Guided Waking City Tour in Cusco

Cuzco is the Historic Capital of Peru, one of the most important cities for tourism and its wonderful tourist attractions located in the city. Enjoy during the tour of the view of the Peruvian Andes and the capital of the Inca Empire. admire the archaeological sites and the Spanish Inca and colonial architecture. The Plaza de Armas is the center of the ancient city, with galleries, carved wooden balconies and ruins of Inca walls. The convent of Santo Domingo, in the Baroque style, was built on the Temple of the Inca Sun (Qoricancha) and the traditional market of San Pedro, the famous neighborhood of San San Blas, very artistic. Observe the culture and our people with their everyday practices. If possible, enjoy Cusqueña cuisine during our walk.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$37.50
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$37.50
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City walking tour by the Magical Cusco

City walking tour by the Magical Cusco

Welcome to Cusco! Ancient Incas city, in this tour you will have the opportunity to explore the most important and hidden place of Cusco where the Incas history are located. Also you will have the opportunity to have an orientation tour of the city. Itinerary We want give you a warm welcome to Cusco, with this amazing tour exploring the city of Cusco where you will have the opportunity to visit the San Blas neighborhood, the 12 angles stone, the main square and its great history, and then pass to the impressive place of Qoricancha (Sun temple) the most important place in Cusco in the Incas time. Then finally visiting the interesting place of San Pedro Market with its local people and traditions. This tour also will be an orientation to know more about the city nowadays to show you where to find good restaurants, artisan markets and other interesting places. It last around 3 hours.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00

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What are Mercado Central de San Pedro hours of operation?
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Mercado Central de San Pedro hours of operation: Daily until 5pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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Should I book Mercado Central de San Pedro tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Mercado Central de San Pedro can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 58 Mercado Central de San Pedro tickets and tours on Viator.
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How much does it cost to visit Mercado Central de San Pedro 2020?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Mercado Central de San Pedro costs USD 75.00. Guided Mercado Central de San Pedro tours start around USD 75.00 per person. See all 58 Mercado Central de San Pedro tickets and tours on Viator.
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