[South America trip] Peru: Cusco
Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire and is a world-famous tourist attraction. It is a popular base for sightseeing in Machu Picchu and is visited by tourists from all over the world. It is an ancient city registered as a World Heritage Site and has many historical buildings. Cusco is located at an altitude of 3400 m in the Andes and is one of the leading cities in Peru.